Doug Thornton, an executive with SMG, the company that manages the arena and Louisiana Superdome for the state, said the Hornets must average 14,883 for their next 12 home games to void the early exit clause in the lease this year.
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Doug Thornton, the vice president of the Dome management company SMG, said fans can expect a very through upgrade.
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