Wisconsin governor Scott Walker unveiled a $220 million bond proposal in the state’s 2016-17 budget for a new Bucks arena. The proposal has the state’s “jock tax” paying for the bonds.
King 5’s Chris Daniels is reporting that Seattle mayor Ed Murray met with the commissioners of the NBA and NHL.
There is mixed support among the citizens of Wisconsin when asked about helping finance a new arena for the Milwaukee Bucks, according to polling data.
The Milwaukee Bucks are allegedly close to announcing a financing plan and location for a new arena. This plan’s proposed site is the team’s original arena, and would includes $300 million in private investments.
The Sacramento Kings officially broke ground on its new arena on Wednesday. It was a moment that fans of the team have been hoping to see for the last 10 years.
The Bucks future in Milwaukee is in doubt. Grantland’s Bill Simmons has an interesting conspiracy theory about what the NBA wants with the franchise.
The NBA TV contract reportedly has “escalators” in it if the league decides to expand. We take a look at what that could mean for the potential return of the Sonics.
The NBA is scheduled to announce its new TV contract on Monday. But the terms of the deal have partially leaked; the NBA will receive ~$2.66 billion over the next nine seasons.
In case you missed it on Monday, Donald Sterling’s lawsuit against his wife — for removing him from the head of the Sterling Trust — failed in a Los Angeles, Calif. probate court. Judge Michael Levanas ruled that Shelly Sterling had acted within the rules of the trust when she removed her husband from its…
The Seattle SuperSonics might be returning before the end of the MOU between Chris Hansen, the Seattle City Council, and the King County Council. According to SonicsRising, the NBA is discussing expanding the league into Seattle and Louisville. The article addresses three major situations that need to be resolved before the NBA can formally go through the…