Seattle Mayor Ed Murray would be willing to amend the current SODO arena deal between Chris Hansen and the city council in order to allow construction for an National Hockey League tenant first.
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman says there are people other than Chris Hansen who may be willing to take charge in securing a hockey team and building an arena.
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said Wednesday he is not sure what the future holds for the league to come to Seattle because of the arena complications.
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.
Two NBA teams in Northern California will be closely watching the final days of this year’s legislative session, when state lawmakers will consider measures that would aid construction of new arenas for the franchises.
California’s campaign watchdog agency says Seattle billionaire Chris Hansen is behind a secretive effort to block Sacramento’s attempt to build a new downtown arena for the city’s professional basketball team.
A lease agreement between a prospective owner of the Phoenix Coyotes and the City of Glendale is still in doubt with a vote less than a week away.
It’s Thursday — and that means Sportspress Northwest’s Art Thiel is in-house to talk Seattle sports.
The NHL is reportedly nearing an agreement with a potential ownership to sell the Phoenix Coyotes, according to cbssports.com.
Investor Chris Hansen has vowed to “move forward with the transaction” he has with the Maloof family to buy the Kings and move the team toSeattle despite a unanimous recommendation from the NBA’s relocation committee for owners to reject the bid.