[quote=""Ken, Steelheads fan""]I think there were too many if's
listed in the article for the D-League to work in Youngstown.
I've heard much talk of sharing advertising and sponsors, but I've never known it to actually work.
Also, there is a reason why the nation's lowest median home price is in and around Youngstown, Ohio. America's Dirt-Cheap Housing Markets
The economic picture isn't much better in Cleveland. Will Cleveland be able to sustain an NBA franchise much longer? I seem to remember predictions that it will take the economy at least another five years to return to pre-2008 employment levels. That was last year when I read those predictions. The nation is probably in for at least another four years of tough times. Franchises will do well to simply survive during these times.[/quote]
you do realize that the suburbs are flourishing? Downtown is crappy, but all the fans would be coming from the burbs most likely