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Old 06-23-2012, 08:16 PM   #17
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Thumbs down Re: Expansion teams in Pittsburgh

Originally Posted by Go 'Lers View Post
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
  1. Our population
  2. The media market would be stretched too thin with a new team AS WELL AS college teams

YES, 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!
Soccer doesn't deserve to be discussed on a STEELERS board. And it certainly not worry of any discussion regardless of its alleged popularity. IMO.
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