Seattle Arena Can Move Forward After Environmental ReviewPlans for a proposed multipurpose arena in Seattle's stadium district can move forward after a final environmental impact statement found no major issues to block the project.
Mayor Ed Murray Willing To Make NHL-First Deal For ArenaSeattle 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 Suggests Bellevue, Tukwila For Potential ArenaNHL 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: 'I Don't Know That There's Any Prospect Of Building In Seattle'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.
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.
2 NBA Arena Bills Await Fate In Calif. LegislatureTwo 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.
Coyotes Closer To Learning Ownership FateA 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.
Thiel In To Talk NHL [Audio]It's Thursday -- and that means Sportspress Northwest's Art Thiel is in-house to talk Seattle sports.
Report: Group Nearing Agreement To Purchase Phoenix CoyotesThe NHL is reportedly nearing an agreement with a potential ownership to sell the Phoenix Coyotes, according to cbssports.com.
NBA's Decision Not Affecting Chris Hansen's Agenda 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.
NBA Committee Rejects Kings Move To SeattleA committee of NBA owners voted unanimously Monday to deny the application of the Sacramento Kings to move to Seattle.
Changes To Environmental Law Could Shelter Sacramento's Arena ProjectProposed changes to California environmental protection law unveiled Wednesday could help Sacramento's effort to keep its professional basketball team, according to the leader of the state Senate.
Letter: Maloofs Favor Seattle's Deal For KingsThe Maloof family is asking NBA owners to approve the sale of the Kings to a Seattle group, saying there is "significant distance between us and the Sacramento group."
Seattle, Sacramento? Kings Fate To Be Decided SoonFor the second time in three years, the Sacramento Kings will host their regular-season finale with the franchise's future uncertain. Hours before the Kings tipoff against the Los Angeles Clippers on Wednesday night, NBA owners will gather in a New York boardroom to begin deliberating where the team will be located next season.
REPORT: NBA Commissioner Working To Bolster Sacramento BidKING 5's Chris Daniels reports NBA Commissioner David Stern has been quietly maneuvering behind the scenes to propel a Sacramento counter bid to Seattle's offer to the Sacramento King's owners.