NBA commissioner Adam Silver stated that Seattle will be on the short list for expansion, once the league considers expanding.
Murrays handling of Seattle’s arena situation has lacked transparency, to this point.
Over 20 years after the first Sodo arena proposal fell through, Seattle is looking at potentially renovating Key Arena…again.
The NBA would like to expand again.
With a 5-4 vote, the Seattle City Council voted against vacating a stretch of Occidental Avenue for the proposed arena; effectively killing it…and the Sonics.
After months of silence on the arena front, the last week has been full of breaking news and insanely hot takes. On Monday, the Tukwila arena became a real thing … Continue Reading The arena race in Seattle is getting hot
The long rumored Tukwila arena proposal is finally a reality. As Ray Bartoszek has started to submit paperwork to the city.
Seattle mayor Ed Murray has set a due date of May 7th for the environmental impact statement, and that he would be behind a reasonable NHL first MOU amendment.
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.
Howard Bloom of Sports Business news is reporting that the NHL is going to be expanding to Seattle, Quebec City, Las Vegas, and Toronto by 2017. According to Bloom, the … Continue Reading According to a report: NHL to expand to Seattle, Quebec City, Las Vegas, and Toronto by 2017
It’s been over a month and a half since Sports with Neil had a live broadcast. But that comes to an end tonight at 9:30 pm when we take to … Continue Reading Listen to the Sports with Neil podcast interview of Nate Hughart
The NHL to Seattle rumors that Seattle Times investigative reporter Geoff Baker started a month ago received a major boost on Tues. March 13th; when King 5 reporter Chris Daniels broke … Continue Reading The NHL Commissioner reportedly flew to Seattle to get an update on the SODO Arena
The Seattle SuperSonics haven’t existed since the original franchise relocated to Oklahoma City following the 2007-08 season. But the fan base still exist, and is still fighting to get its … Continue Reading Will the Sonics be back by 2017?
Seattle City Councilmen Tim Burgess has stated that he does not believe that the Memorandum of Understanding — between Chris Hansen and the City — will be renegotiated to allow … Continue Reading Why the Seattle City Council’s reported stance on the hockey first option is a mistake
Geoff Baker of the Seattle Times is reporting that the National Hockey League has been in negotiations with a potential ownership group for an expansion franchise, and that the negotiations … Continue Reading According to a report: the NHL is set to announce expansion after the Olympics