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Hawks’ 12 home games in New Orleans: ‘Worst times’
« on: April 07, 2020, 07:04:28 PM »
Hawks’ 12 home games in New Orleans: ‘Worst times’

By Chris Vivlamore, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Editor’s note: At a time when sports are shut down, including the canceled Final Four in Atlanta and many other postponed events, we take a look (in no particular order) at some of the bizarre moments from Georgia sports history.

A test for a possible franchise move.An easy way to make a needed $1.2 million.

A publicity stunt.

The Hawks played 12 home games in New Orleans during the 1984-85 NBA season, and the reason for the experiment may be any or all of the above possibilities.

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