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Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson Vows To Deliver New Downtown Arena

Questions are mounting at Sacramento’s city hall about how much the city could spend on a new downtown arena plan as a possible Kings investment group reportedly asked for more public funding.

1090 The Fan–02/22/2013

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Sacramento City Council Votes In Support Of Keeping Kings

The Sacramento City Council voted 7-2 Tuesday in favor of the symbolic resolution in support of keeping the Kings in Sacramento and building a new downtown arena.

1090 The Fan–02/20/2013

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Stern Wants Kings’ Financing Plan By Mid-April

NBA Commissioner David Stern expects a concrete financing plan from Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson within the next two weeks, with the aim of settling the Kings’ future by mid-April.

1090 The Fan–02/15/2013

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Pressure Is On Sacramento To Make Offer For Kings

Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson said Tuesday that the joint committee that will decide whether the Kings leave might want to discuss his city’s proposal before the NBA Board of Governors meeting April 19. Owners can vote on the pending sale and relocation of the Kings at any time, but the annual meeting in New York is typically when decisions about moving a franchise are made.

1090 The Fan–02/12/2013

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Another Day, Another Press Conference For Sac Mayor On Effort To Keep Kings

In the ongoing saga regarding the future of the Sacramento Kings, Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson spoke with state senators Thursday before again meeting with the media.

1090 The Fan–01/25/2013

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Seattle And The NBA: Progressing Positively

Proceeding With Optimism

CBS Seattle–01/22/2013

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New Lawsuit Creates Another Roadblock To SoDo Arena

A second lawsuit has been filed to block plans for a new sports arena in Seattle.

CBS Seattle–01/16/2013

Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Sacramento Mayor To Present Counteroffer For Kings

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.

1090 The Fan–01/15/2013

David Aldridge (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA.com’s Aldridge: All Signs Point To A Sacramento Departure For Kings

NBA.com writer David Aldridge says unless there’s some kind of amazing change of heart or desire, the Kings are leaving Sacramento for Seattle.

1090 The Fan–01/14/2013

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Potential Kings Buyer Emerges, Would Keep Team In Sacramento

Even as the Maloof family negotiates with a Seattle group that would move the Kings there, another potential buyer who would keep the team in Sacramento has emerged, CBSSports.com has learned.

1090 The Fan–01/11/2013

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