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Mavericks' tip-off home opener Thursday

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The newest Ark-La-Tex sport franchise, the American Basketball Association's Shreveport-Bossier Mavericks, open their home season at the Hirsch Memorial Coliseum Thursday night in Shreveport against the Denton Destroyers at 8pm.

The Mavericks team moved from Beaumont, Texas earlier this year for a new home in Shreveport. The Mavs will make their debut in the Tip-Off Classic, a round-robin tournament with 7 other ABA teams over 3-days at the Hirsch, beginning at 2pm Thursday afternoon as the South Houston Assault goes against the Hattiesburg Hornets.

 

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