Sonics fans would argue that Shawn Kemp was the greatest dunker of the 1990’s. Guys like Jordan, Wilkins, Drexler, Rice and many more including Spud Webb and Mugsey Bogues would have something to say about that. Who do you think was the best?
It’s been discussed since before we found out that the Kings were ultimately staying in Sacramento. Phil Jackson, the former Bulls and Lakers coach with eleven championships (coaching) was targeted to be a part of Chris Hansen’s Sonics. Neither Hansen or Jackson had ever publicly commented about their discussions before the NBA Board Of Governors […]
Initial reports are that the NBA Board of Governors have voted to keep the Kings in Sacramento. Various media outlets and reporters are commenting that “high level” sources have confirmed the results of the vote. The Seattle group led by Chris Hansen went into their meeting with the BOG which lasted approximately 30 minutes. The Sacramento contingent […]
Update: Kings Staying in Sacramento Today is the day that hundreds of thousands, if not millions of people have waited for. Two cities, both with hopes of an NBA team playing in their town next season expect the decision of NBA team owners on the future of the Sacramento Kings franchise. The back story has […]
Not only has Chris Hansen raised his offer for the Kings for the third time, by $75 million, but the Maloofs and Hansen have come to terms on a backup plan in case the NBA doesn’t allow the group to purchase the Kings. Latest New Sonics Arena Images The news is significant enough that the […]
WHAT HAPPENED Early this afternoon, Seattle Supersonics nation took a collective punch to the stomach after hearing that the NBA Relocation Committee voted unanimously 12-0 in favor of keeping the Kings in Sacramento. Leaving Seattle once again, with the short end of the stick. Being a diehard Seattle sports fan for 20 years, I have gone through my […]
44,000. That’s how many people signed up for season ticket packages when Chris Hansen gave Seattle an opportunity to show its support for the Sonics. Tomorrow, Chris Hansen, Steve Ballmer, Kevin Johnson and others will meet in New York to make their pitch for why their respective groups should have the opportunity to either keep […]
Update: Mark Mastrov has indeed made an offer to the NBA that Yahoo is reporting to be “slightly less” than the offer made by Chris Hansen and Steve Ballmer of the Seattle SuperSonics group. With Mastrov’s bid in, the two sides will now wait for the NBA Board of Governors to meet on April 18-19th […]