Politicians confident Hornets will stay
NEW ORLEANS -- A potential Louisiana-based ownership group for the New Orleans Hornets is taking shape, and Gov. Bobby Jindal and Mayor Mitch Landrieu said Monday they are confident that Louisiana will be able to keep its NBA franchise.
"The big message is: The future of the Hornets in the City of New Orleans is in our hands," Landrieu said.
Landrieu and Jindal met in downtown New Orleans, along with regional politicians, business leaders and the heads of economic development groups ...
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