The NBA’s 2017 All-Star Game, which would have been played at Charlotte’s Time Warner Cable Arena, would have meant a projected $100 million boost to Charlotte’s economy.
The NBA’s 2017 All-Star Game, which would have been played at Charlotte’s Time Warner Cable Arena, would have meant a projected $100 million boost to Charlotte’s economy. John D. Simmons jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
The NBA’s 2017 All-Star Game, which would have been played at Charlotte’s Time Warner Cable Arena, would have meant a projected $100 million boost to Charlotte’s economy. John D. Simmons jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com

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