New Orleans planning NBA's 2008 All-Star Game
OKLAHOMA CITY -- From the blinding lights of the Las Vegas Strip, the NBA makes its next stop for the All-Star Game in another city with a long history of knowing how to party: New Orleans.
After going most of the past two seasons without pro basketball, the hurricane-damaged city finally gets its home team back next season and hosts the league's All-Stars, too.
For those questioning whether the city will be prepared for the NBA's signature event, this week might be instructive.
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