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Wolves-Spurs Game In Mexico City Postponed
Wolves-Spurs Game In Mexico City Postponed
Members of Mexican Police stand in front of the Arena Ciudad de Mexico in Mexico City on December 4, 2013. NBA stars were evacuated from a Mexico City arena Wednesday after a transformer burned and spread smoke on the court before a game between the San Antonio Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves. Players abandoned their warm-up and exited the 22,000-capacity facility about an hour before tip-off, an AFP photographer said, adding that the stands were empty at the time. AFP PHOTO / RONALDO SCHEMIDT (Photo credit should read RONALDO SCHEMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)
(credit: ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/Getty Images)
Wolves-Spurs Game In Mexico City Postponed
A general view of the Arena Ciudad de Mexico in Mexico City on December 4, 2013. NBA stars were evacuated from a Mexico City arena Wednesday after a transformer burned and spread smoke on the court before a game between the San Antonio Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves. Players abandoned their warm-up and exited the 22,000-capacity facility about an hour before tip-off, an AFP photographer said, adding that the stands were empty at the time.
(credit: ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/Getty Images)
(credit: ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/Getty Images)
Wolves-Spurs Game In Mexico City Postponed
A general view of the smoke covered Arena Ciudad de Mexico in Mexico City on December 4, 2013. NBA stars were evacuated from a Mexico City arena Wednesday after a transformer burned and spread smoke on the court before a game between the San Antonio Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves. Players abandoned their warm-up and exited the 22,000-capacity facility about an hour before tip-off, an AFP photographer said, adding that the stands were empty at the time.
(credit: ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/Getty Images)
(credit: RONALDO SCHEMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)
Wolves-Spurs Game In Mexico City Postponed
San Antonio Spurs player Manu Ginobili leaves the Arena Ciudad de Mexico after the cancellation the NBA between the San Antonio Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves, in Mexico City on December 4, 2013. NBA stars were evacuated from a Mexico City arena Wednesday after a transformer burned and spread smoke on the court before a game between the San Antonio Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves. Players abandoned their warm-up and exited the 22,000-capacity facility about an hour before tip-off, an AFP photographer said, adding that the stands were empty at the time.
(credit: RONALDO SCHEMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)
(credit: RONALDO SCHEMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)
Wolves-Spurs Game In Mexico City Postponed
An NBA staffer leaves smoke covered Arena Ciudad de Mexico in Mexico City on December 4, 2013. NBA stars were evacuated from a Mexico City arena Wednesday after a transformer burned and spread smoke on the court before a game between the San Antonio Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves. Players abandoned their warm-up and exited the 22,000-capacity facility about an hour before tip-off, an AFP photographer said, adding that the stands were empty at the time.
(credit: RONALDO SCHEMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)
(credit: RONALDO SCHEMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)
Wolves-Spurs Game In Mexico City Postponed
A member of crew of security of the Arena Ciudad de Mexico leave the pitch for smoke before a match between Timberwolves of Minnesota and San Antonio Spurs, in Mexico city, on December 4 2013. NBA stars were evacuated from a Mexico City arena Wednesday after a transformer burned and spread smoke on the court before a game between the San Antonio Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves. Players abandoned their warm-up and exited the 22,000-capacity facility about an hour before tip-off, an AFP photographer said, adding that the stands were empty at the time.
(credit: RONALDO SCHEMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)
(credit: ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/Getty Images)
Wolves-Spurs Game In Mexico City Postponed
General view inside the Arena Ciudad de Mexico where players were evacuated from smoke before the NBA match between Minnesota Timberwolves and San Antonio Spurs in Mexico City on December 4, 2013. NBA stars were evacuated from a Mexico City arena Wednesday after a transformer burned and spread smoke on the court before a game between the San Antonio Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves. Players abandoned their warm-up and exited the 22,000-capacity facility about an hour before tip-off, an AFP photographer said, adding that the stands were empty at the time.
(credit: ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/Getty Images)
(credit: RONALDO SCHEMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)
Wolves-Spurs Game In Mexico City Postponed
A member of the security covered his face inside the smoke covered Arena Ciudad de Mexico before the NBA match between Minnesta Timberwolves and San Antonio Spurs, in Mexico city, on December 4, 2013. NBA stars were evacuated from a Mexico City arena Wednesday after a transformer burned and spread smoke on the court before a game between the San Antonio Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves. Players abandoned their warm-up and exited the 22,000-capacity facility about an hour before tip-off, an AFP photographer said, adding that the stands were empty at the time.
(credit: RONALDO SCHEMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)
(credit: ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/Getty Images)
Wolves-Spurs Game In Mexico City Postponed
General view inside the Arena Ciudad de Mexico where players were evacuated from smoke before the NBA match between Minnesota Timberwolves and San Antonio Spurs in Mexico City on December 4, 2013. NBA stars were evacuated from a Mexico City arena Wednesday after a transformer burned and spread smoke on the court before a game between the San Antonio Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves. Players abandoned their warm-up and exited the 22,000-capacity facility about an hour before tip-off, an AFP photographer said, adding that the stands were empty at the time.
(credit: ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/Getty Images)
(credit: ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/Getty Images)
Wolves-Spurs Game In Mexico City Postponed
Members of the NBA, media and players leave the smoke covered Arena Ciudad de Mexico before the NBA match between Minnesota Timberwolves and San Antonio Spurs in Mexico City on December 4, 2013. NBA stars were evacuated from a Mexico City arena Wednesday after a transformer burned and spread smoke on the court before a game between the San Antonio Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves. Players abandoned their warm-up and exited the 22,000-capacity facility about an hour before tip-off, an AFP photographer said, adding that the stands were empty at the time. AFP PHOTO / ALFREDO ESTRELLA (Photo credit should read ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/Getty Images)
(credit: ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/Getty Images)
(credit: ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/Getty Images)
Wolves-Spurs Game In Mexico City Postponed
Members of the NBA, media and players leave the smoke covered Arena Ciudad de Mexico before the NBA match between Minnesota Timberwolves and San Antonio Spurs in Mexico City on December 4, 2013. NBA stars were evacuated from a Mexico City arena Wednesday after a transformer burned and spread smoke on the court before a game between the San Antonio Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves. Players abandoned their warm-up and exited the 22,000-capacity facility about an hour before tip-off, an AFP photographer said, adding that the stands were empty at the time. AFP PHOTO / ALFREDO ESTRELLA (Photo credit should read ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/Getty Images)
(credit: ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/Getty Images)
(credit: ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/Getty Images)
Wolves-Spurs Game In Mexico City Postponed
Members of the NBA, media and players leave the smoke covered Arena Ciudad de Mexico before the NBA match between Minnesota Timberwolves and San Antonio Spurs in Mexico City on December 4, 2013. NBA stars were evacuated from a Mexico City arena Wednesday after a transformer burned and spread smoke on the court before a game between the San Antonio Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves. Players abandoned their warm-up and exited the 22,000-capacity facility about an hour before tip-off, an AFP photographer said, adding that the stands were empty at the time.
(credit: ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/Getty Images)
Wolves-Spurs Game In Mexico City Postponed
Wolves-Spurs Game In Mexico City Postponed
Members of the NBA, media and players leave the smoke covered Arena Ciudad de Mexico before the NBA match between Minnesota Timberwolves and San Antonio Spurs in Mexico City on December 4, 2013. NBA stars were evacuated from a Mexico City arena Wednesday after a transformer burned and spread smoke on the court before a game between the San Antonio Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves. Players abandoned their warm-up and exited the 22,000-capacity facility about an hour before tip-off, an AFP photographer said, adding that the stands were empty at the time. AFP PHOTO / RONALDO SCHEMIDT (Photo credit should read RONALDO SCHEMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)
Wolves-Spurs Game In Mexico City Postponed
Wolves-Spurs Game In Mexico City Postponed
A member of the security give instructions to press to leave the smoke covered Arena Ciudad de Mexico before the NBA match between Minnesota Timberwolves and San Antonio Spurs in Mexico City on December 4, 2013. NBA stars were evacuated from a Mexico City arena Wednesday after a transformer burned and spread smoke on the court before a game between the San Antonio Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves. Players abandoned their warm-up and exited the 22,000-capacity facility about an hour before tip-off, an AFP photographer said, adding that the stands were empty at the time. AFP PHOTO / RONALDO SCHEMIDT (Photo credit should read RONALDO SCHEMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)
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