Mayor Kevin Johnson said in a second consecutive press conference Wednesday on the future of the Kings that there’s now interest from investors in building a downtown arena even without the team.
Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson said he has received approval from NBA Commissioner David Stern to present a counteroffer to the league from buyers who would keep the team in Sacramento. He said the city is in a “six-week sprint” to put together a proposal for the NBA’s Board of Governors to consider over a potential sale and relocation to Seattle.
C.J. Wilcox averaged 23.0 points, 8.5 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 1.5 blocks this weekend in the Bay Area sweep for the Huskies.
Seattle’s chances of reeling in the Sacramento Kings appear to be slipping as the drama continues over the franchise’s possible move to Virginia Beach.
Kelly Olynyk made a key putback with 1:55 remaining on the way to a career-high 33 points, and No. 10 Gonzaga held off a late rally to beat Santa Clara 81-74 on Saturday night for its sixth straight victory.
C.J. Wilcox scored 21 points, and Washington used one of its best defensive efforts of the season to shake pesky Cal Poly 75-62 on Thursday night for the Huskies’ first three-game win streak of the season.
The Redhawks and Huskies renew their showdown for city supremacy on Thursday night at KeyArena, with both teams stumbling through the early part of their schedules. While Seattle’s 3-3 start to the year was expected — especially with road games at Virginia and Stanford — Washington’s 4-4 start is raising concern.
No. 4 Ohio State ran off with a 77-66 win over Washington and the championship of the Hall of Fame Tip Off tournament.
Tipoff is at 6:00pm on Sunday, September 30 at KeyArena! Come cheer your Seattle Storm as they battle the Minnesota Lynx during Game 2 of the Western Conference Semi-Finals. Plus, enjoy a very special halftime show!
Sonics fans and Arena supporters! In light of the City Council’s approval of Chris Hansen’s new arena project, Hansen is inviting you to Pioneer Square tonight for a free beer to celebrate!