Originally Posted by Curtain_of_Steel
Doubtful Pitt will get a basketball team. Pirates and Penguins have enough problems extracting funds from its fans.
The teams mentioned above are still doing fine with getting ticket revenue (even the Pirates) but I agree that we wont see an NBA team anytime soon for two reasons
- Our population
- The media market would be stretched too thin with a new team AS WELL AS college teams
Originally Posted by DoctorCAD
, soccer is rising in popularity. I want Pittsburgh to stay ahead of the curb just like Art Rooney did when he brought an NFL team to the city even when people said he was nuts!