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Forum: D-League 04-10-2015, 10:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,733
Posted By jjbballfan
First of all, there are currently a few defunct...

First of all, there are currently a few defunct teams, do they still have Dleague franchise rights as they could be sold and started up again?

Second of all, if I was a rich 100 millionaire, I'd...
Forum: D-League 07-03-2011, 07:07 PM
Replies: 654
Views: 214,614
Posted By jjbballfan
Heck sometimes it doesn't even matter if they are...

Heck sometimes it doesn't even matter if they are local or not. The truth of the matter is money talks and at the end of the day the ownership wants to make money and sometimes moving a team is/looks...
Forum: D-League 04-27-2009, 09:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,502
Posted By jjbballfan
This should help a lot on both ends of the...

This should help a lot on both ends of the spectrum.... More like baseball, where the investors will compete for the best bids from the parent club, so they can consitrate on making there franchise...
Forum: D-League 04-25-2009, 08:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,331
Posted By jjbballfan
I don't know much about the hockey team but...

I don't know much about the hockey team but man.... the 14ers would do better in, Loveland (Budwieser Events Center), Colorado Springs (World Arena), could go to Casper WY (Casper Events Center),...
Forum: D-League 04-15-2009, 08:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 10,634
Posted By jjbballfan
The problem with Colorado is that they are way...

The problem with Colorado is that they are way too close to Denver.... so they compete with Broncos, Aves and Nuggets.... plus there is like 3-4 minor league hockey teams in the region..... If they'd...
Forum: D-League 04-11-2009, 09:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 10,634
Posted By jjbballfan
Why don't the Suns just buy them? I understand...

Why don't the Suns just buy them? I understand that the Suns have the cheapest owner in the NBA but still.... they have used the D-League pretty regularly in the past....
Forum: D-League 03-30-2009, 03:05 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 49,792
Posted By jjbballfan
The Grizzlies aren't moving any time soon, they...

The Grizzlies aren't moving any time soon, they are in 1 heck of a contract with the city... they can't leave for another 4 years, and after that they can only leave if tickets drop below a certain...
Forum: D-League 03-23-2009, 07:02 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 49,792
Posted By jjbballfan
I did not know that, do you know if they are for...

I did not know that, do you know if they are for sure planning on making it a 1-1 with the pacers? Do you think that the Indianapolis - Las Vegas is a possibility, or do you think that the Pacers...
Forum: D-League 03-18-2009, 01:04 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 49,792
Posted By jjbballfan
OK, Tulsa and Austin are owned by NBA clubs.......

OK, Tulsa and Austin are owned by NBA clubs.... before that they were owned by SW Basketball LLC who ran the teams he ran as cheap as possible...

Albuquerque I believe is under new ownership, and...
Forum: D-League 02-10-2009, 10:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,974
Posted By jjbballfan
If the teams can stay afloat short term the fact...

If the teams can stay afloat short term the fact that they will have owners who are active in the community should help.... still wonder if there isn't more to it because it kinda seems like a quick...
Forum: D-League 11-08-2008, 10:16 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 49,792
Posted By jjbballfan
There was an article in the Rapid City Journal...

There was an article in the Rapid City Journal about the D-league.... They said it would probably be a year or 2 before they would consider it because they want to get there hockey team established...
Forum: D-League 08-21-2008, 11:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 6,926
Posted By jjbballfan
With Minor League Sports it depends on the...

With Minor League Sports it depends on the situation, with baseball it depends if you are a member of the parent team or if you are a member of the minor league team. With basketball it depends on...
Forum: D-League 07-31-2008, 11:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 7,996
Posted By jjbballfan
This makes sense...... I think the NBA wants to...

This makes sense...... I think the NBA wants to get rid of SW Basketball.... They did there job of keeping the league there in the tough years but last year there were reports of no trainers and...
Forum: D-League 06-29-2008, 11:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,966
Posted By jjbballfan
I think its going to have to end up like...

I think its going to have to end up like Basketball, where if you sign your LOI you have to go to college 2-3 years, if you don't you enter the draft and/or go to the Dleague.....
Forum: D-League 06-16-2008, 06:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 11,671
Posted By jjbballfan
man some of the decisions I liked, some I...

man some of the decisions I liked, some I didn't..... Why is PHX no longer with Albuquerque and why isn't Dallas with Tulsa? Tulsa is closer to Dallas and they seemed to have a working relationship...
Forum: D-League 05-29-2008, 07:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,844
Posted By jjbballfan
logo's alright, name is alright but I don't like...

logo's alright, name is alright but I don't like the colors....
Forum: D-League 05-12-2008, 09:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,280
Posted By jjbballfan
I actually thought of this with the changes to...

I actually thought of this with the changes to the CBA and with the Dleague seeming to want to expand I really don't know though..... I think it would fit in fine with the Dleague but Bismark can...
Forum: D-League 04-07-2008, 06:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,266
Posted By jjbballfan
Colorado I believe is owned by the same people...

Colorado I believe is owned by the same people that own the arena so I think they can take a little more then most teams.....
Forum: D-League 04-01-2008, 08:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,266
Posted By jjbballfan
Whats the deal with these owners saying that they...

Whats the deal with these owners saying that they don't make any money? Every owner says that minor league or professional yet leagues don't have problems getting owners to buy franchises.....
Forum: D-League 03-18-2008, 10:31 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 38,531
Posted By jjbballfan
St. George is a great place the only thing is the...

St. George is a great place the only thing is the arena is on the college campus so concessions would be a problem and also dates.... Rapid City as a community is great the problems with franchices...
Forum: D-League 03-18-2008, 03:39 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 38,531
Posted By jjbballfan
http://www.nba.com/dleague/erie/ its...

http://www.nba.com/dleague/erie/

its official however to the surprise of at least myself it is not owned by the Cavs which had been previously speculated....

As far as Bakersfield moving its...
Forum: D-League 03-17-2008, 02:23 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 38,531
Posted By jjbballfan
Is Erie going to be owned by the Cavs or is it...

Is Erie going to be owned by the Cavs or is it going to be like the Utah situation where they aren't owned but are advised so to say by the parent club?
Forum: CBA 03-03-2008, 10:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,674
Posted By jjbballfan
what about wichita falls texas? they had a CBA...

what about wichita falls texas? they had a CBA team when the CBA was great and they were represented well.....
Forum: D-League 03-03-2008, 12:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 8,785
Posted By jjbballfan
Here is why I like the league.. 1. Is the...

Here is why I like the league..

1. Is the cities, most of them are great minor league cities ya there is Tulsa and Anaheim in which I would move tomorrow if I could because I don't consider them...
Forum: D-League 03-01-2008, 10:29 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 38,531
Posted By jjbballfan
Updates..... Reno- In SW basketball L.L.C....

Updates.....

Reno- In SW basketball L.L.C. owned.... Reno Events Center

I've heard 1 more expansion team and I have heard 3 more expansion teams but here is what I have.

Cavs- Erie- sounds...
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