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Steve Ballmer (Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Making Sense Of The Clippers Sale: What Does It Mean For Seattle?

Ballmer is even richer than Sterling — with a net worth estimated at nearly $20 billion — but there’s no way he was thinking in dollars and cents when he made his offer for the Clippers. Is this all part of a longer-range plan to get his hands on a franchise that could be moved to his adopted home in Seattle sometime down the road?

CBS Seattle–05/30/2014

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

Chris Hansen Remains Committed To NBA In Seattle

Investor Chris Hansen says he remains committed to getting the NBA back to Seattle even though he just lost one of his biggest partners in the process

CBS Seattle–05/30/2014

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

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

File photo of Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, Calif. (credit: Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Deal Reached To Sell Kings To Sacramento Group

The Sacramento Kings’ unsteady future finally seems to be settled. A person familiar with the deal says the Maloof family has reached an agreement with a Sacramento group to sell a 65 percent controlling interest in the Kings at a total franchise valuation of $535 million.

CBS Seattle–05/17/2013

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Listen To The Steve Sandmeyer Show – Wednesday, May 15th

Steve & Bill bring you the latest in the Kings/Sonics saga, Seattle Times sports columnist Bob Condotta, and Sports Press NW’s Art Thiel Listen to the 3:00 p.m. hour HERE. Listen to the 4:00 p.m. hour HERE. Listen to the […]

1090 The Fan–05/15/2013

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Gary Payton Named Torchlight Parade Grand Marshal

Former Sonics player Gary Payton has been named the 2013 Seafair Torchlight Parade Grand Marshal.

CBS Seattle–05/10/2013

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Listen To The Steve Sandmeyer Show – Monday, February 18th

Steve & Bill talk with CBS Sports College Football expert Dennis Dodd,  Green Bay Packers play by play announcer Wayne Larrivee, Seattle Times writer Bob Candotta, Prospect Insider’s Jason Churchill, and former UW Husky and current […]

1090 The Fan–02/18/2013

#23 Mike Zunino

Listen To The Steve Sandmeyer Show – Friday, February 15th

Steve & Bill talk with Seattle Mariner prospect Mike Zunino,  SportsPressNW.com columnist Art Thiel, CBS Sports senior college basketball writer Matt Norlander, and King 5 News sports reporter Chris Daniels. Listen to the 3:00 p.m. hour HERE. Listen […]

1090 The Fan–02/15/2013

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Shawn Kemp Hosts “Back to Seattle” Party for SuperSonics Fans

Former Seattle SuperSonic Shawn Kemp is opening his lower Queen Anne restaurant, Oskar’s Kitchen, for a “Back to Seattle” party for Sonics fans on Saturday, January 26.

01/25/2013

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