Found November 19, 2011 on
Even though the lockout is a result of a fight between the players and the owners, its effects reach far past those who own and play in the league. A report done by CNN stated that the lockout affects other businesses by up to 30 percent. Some of those other businesses ranged from a recent Iowa graduate who used to seat vend at Hawks games to a hotel that estimates a loss of roughly $400,000 to $500,000 because of the lockout. "It's time for you to come back to the table, stop squabbling over the millions of dollars that you're...
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