Just the fact that no one gets to actually SEE the ping pong balls drop makes it a joke.
When it comes to the Raps though should we really be surprised? This city has a tradition of supporting a loser no matter what..... we have one of the better attendances in the league in spite of the fact that we usually don't make the playoffs. Our owners are making money for the league. People are continuing to show up.
Why would Stern feel bad for us?