Sure, Boise isn't the first place people think of for professional sports. No Super Bowls have been played here, and Michael Jordan has no rivals in the Treasure Valley (that we know of). However, the road to the NBA runs through town and you can get a glimpse of players on the verge.
Watch your hometown Idaho Stampede take on the L.A. D-Fenders Monday night at CenturyLink Arena. Wear your suit and bring a clipboard and you just may be offered an interview for a job on the coaching staff.
7 p.m. $8-$380. CenturyLink Arena, 233 S. Capitol Blvd., Boise, 208-331-8497, centurylinkarenaboise.com.