Amazing accomplishments usually start as wry ideas, only noticeable as a half smile on a day dreamers face as they stare into the distance and think, ‘well, why not?’
One tenth grader is thinking just that as the question ‘can social media bring an NBA team to Birmingham Alabama’ gets kicked around.
The mayor communicated with local businessmen about making a run at the New Orleans Hornets. There is “a group of people that are interested” if the NBA looks to expand. And there is a twitter account created by fifteen-year-old George Chamoun @NBABirmingham with over 4000 followers. If only they were season ticket holders.
Read about the stirrings at www.al.com