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New Orleans Praised For Hosting NBA All-Star Weekend; Dunk Contest Underwhelms

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 20 / 17

The Western Conference defeated the East 192-182 last night to conclude NBA All-Star Weekend in New Orleans, which had a "feel-good party atmosphere," according to Doug Smith of the TORONTO STAR. There was an "odd conflict with Mardi Gras celebrations," in which parades "disrupted downtown travel, a...

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