Ticket Prices For New Orleans NBA All-Star Game At Historic Lows

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The NBA All-Star Game was in New Orleans only three years ago. The small market and the quick return to the Big Easy has prices at all-time lows with more than 200 tickets up for grabs for less than $300.
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