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LeBron James (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

5 Reasons Why LeBron James Won’t Sign With The Seattle SuperSonics

One thing we do know is that LeBron James will not sign with the Seattle SuperSonics. In fact, we have five reasons supporting that claim.

1090 The Fan–07/10/2014

Chris Hansen (Jesse D. Garrabrant)

Hansen Feels No ‘Time Pressure’ On NBA Team, ‘Willing To Be Patient’

Chris Hansen told The Associated Press on Monday that he is confident he’ll be able to find investors to take Ballmer’s place in his group that is trying to build a new arena and last year nearly bought and moved the Sacramento Kings to Seattle.

1090 The Fan–06/02/2014

Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson (Noel Vasquez/Getty Images)

Vote Makes Building New Arena In Sacramento A Reality

The Sacramento City council voted 7-2 on the package during a late-night meeting Tuesday that caps off the city’s yearlong tussle to keep the team from moving to Seattle. Mayor Kevin Johnson, a former three-time NBA All-Star, declared “Long live the Kings” after the final vote, and the chamber erupted in cheers along with team owners.

1090 The Fan–05/21/2014

Milwaukee Bucks team owner Herb Kohl (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bucks Sold For Record $550M, Won’t Leave Milwaukee

Despite the franchise having the worst record in the NBA (by nine games) at 16-66, Bucks’ owner Herb Kohl’s explicit conditions to the buyers of the team was for the franchise to remain in Milwaukee.

1090 The Fan–04/16/2014

Seahawks fans at MetLife Stadium celebrating the team's first-ever championship (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Super Bowl Win Buoys A City Used To Losing

For a city accustomed to losing not just games, but teams, the Seattle Seahawks’ dominant Super Bowl win provided a long overdue catharsis, buoying the spirits of a fan base that hasn’t always had much to cheer about.

1090 The Fan–02/04/2014

Jackie Robinson was part of the 1979 SuperSonics championship team (Photo by NBAP/NBAE/Getty Images)

One Time Sonic Proposes New Vegas Strip Arena

Developers say the 863,000 square-foot arena will feature four levels, a retractable roof, and a nightclub, and will host basketball, hockey, boxing, rodeo events and concerts. Plans also call for 75 luxury boxes with a separate VIP entrance.

1090 The Fan–12/26/2013

Chris Hansen addresses the media (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Draft Environmental Study Out On Seattle Arena

A draft of the environmental impact study for a proposed NBA arena in Seattle was released Thursday.

CBS Seattle–08/15/2013

File photo of Kevin Durant, as a then-member of the Seattle SuperSonics, poses with the Eddie Gottlieb Trophy, awarded in honor of his selection as the 2007-08 T-Mobile Rookie of the Year during a photo shoot on May 1, 2008 at the T-Mobile Field Service Center in Bellevue, Washington.  (credit: Terrence Vaccaro/NBAE/Getty Images)

Kevin Durant Returns To Seattle In Summer League

Kevin Durant hoisted 62 shots and scored 63 points, and played all but 15 seconds in 51 minutes of game time.

08/12/2013

Craig Ehlo in 1987 (Photo by Dick Raphael/NBAE via Getty Images)

Former NBA Star Craig Ehlo Arrested Next To Burning Pile Of Clothes

Craig Ehlo, a former NBA player with strong ties to the Pacific Northwest, was arrested Thursday on a domestic violence charge after firefighters encountered family members holding Ehlo down near a pile of burning clothes.

1090 The Fan–08/02/2013

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Decision Day For Future Of Sacramento Kings

(CBS Seattle) — The NBA Board of Governors is meeting in Dallas, Texas Wednesday to vote on whether the Sacramento Kings will be sold and relocated to Seattle. The NBA relocation and finance committee voted […]

CBS Seattle–05/15/2013

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