BSG was retained by the Charlotte Hornets (now New Orleans Pelicans) to assist in their arena development and relocation efforts. Initially, BSG evaluated arena development options in Charlotte, North Carolina. Mr. Barrett evaluated new arena development scenarios as well as the potential renovation of the Charlotte Coliseum. Mr. Barrett was subsequently responsible for evaluating proposed relocation markets and assessing the viability of the proposals. Mr. Barrett was a key negotiator in six separate proposed transactions that ultimately resulted in the relocation of the team to New Orleans, Louisiana.