If there were to a 2nd NBA franchise in Canada...
Old 02-08-2009, 06:14 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Old 02-08-2009, 06:17 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Old 02-08-2009, 06:19 PM   #3 (permalink)
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^ Where the hell is that? you being a smart ass?
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Old 02-08-2009, 06:23 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Well, where could it be besides Vancouver? With the Sonics moved to Oklahoma City, the regional market has increased potential. I don't think a franchise would work in Montreal. Maybe Ottawa? Vancouver still seems like the best bet to me.
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Old 02-08-2009, 06:25 PM   #6 (permalink)
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is that anywhere close to Meaford?
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Old 02-08-2009, 06:25 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Ottawa's a possibility...
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Old 02-08-2009, 06:28 PM   #8 (permalink)
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If Vancouver had a REAL team theyd sell out every game.

Ottawa might get 10k for the first 10 games, and I use might loosely. No chance here, nor in MTL.
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Old 02-08-2009, 06:28 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Old 02-08-2009, 06:52 PM   #10 (permalink)
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Old 02-08-2009, 06:56 PM   #11 (permalink)
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No where, that ship has sailed, tryed and failed in the only other city that had a possibility of working (Vancouver).
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Old 02-08-2009, 07:07 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Forget it there is no way it happens you want to talk d-league franchises I would listen but no way NBA goes into another Canadian City. By the way BIG UPS to the Grimsby comment I loved it.
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Old 02-08-2009, 07:11 PM   #13 (permalink)
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How about another franchise in TO and if that doesn't work how about in Waterloo
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Iqualuit (Capital of Nunavut).

You think toronto can't attract free agents.....
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Iqualuit (Capital of Nunavut).

You think toronto can't attract free agents.....
Alaska cause Sarah Palin wants new revenue streams for her home state. Carlos Boozer would not even play there and I think he is from Alaska.
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Old 02-08-2009, 07:19 PM   #16 (permalink)
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Alaska cause Sarah Palin wants new revenue streams for her home state. Carlos Boozer would not even play there and I think he is from Alaska.
haha.... Canada man... i guess Alaska counts...
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How about an NBA franchise in INdia.
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No where, that ship has sailed, tryed and failed in the only other city that had a possibility of working (Vancouver).
Vancouver just had a long string of bad luck. It started by signing Big Country to a max deal. Country turned fat and the team had no room to sign FA. Thus, the team lost and fans stopped showing up.
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