Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Slam To Take On Bandits.(Sports)

Byline: Dennis Latta Journal Staff Writer

Something Old, New In First Home Contest

It's a completely new home with half a new team and almost a new season.

The New Mexico Slam will hold a house-warming party tonight at the Albuquerque Convention Center. They don't expect anyone to bring gifts for their new home, but they do hope fans show up to watch them play in their Downtown venue after spending the first season of the International Basketball League in Tingley Coliseum on the New Mexico State Fairgrounds.

The Slam will play their first home game of the season against the Las Vegas Bandits, the team that eliminated New Mexico from the playoffs last winter. …

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