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.
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 expansion fee for all four franchises would total $1.4 billion… Read More ›
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 the air to talk about the NBA playoffs, and take… Read More ›
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 the story that NHL Commissioner Gary Bettmand and Deputy Commissioner… Read More ›
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 for a NHL first option. This statement comes on the… Read More ›
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 are so advanced that the league is prepared to announce… Read More ›