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Sonics Arena Group Statement on Arena Progress

An official statement from Chris Hansen and the arena investors updates fans on arena progress.

Sonics Arena Group Statement on Arena Progress

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An official statement from Chris Hansen and the arena investors updates fans on arena progress.

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My thoughts

My thoughts on ownership, expansion, and the arena

My thoughts

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My thoughts on ownership, expansion, and the arena

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Everybody needs to turn it down a notch.

If you are interested in moving forward, say so.

Everybody needs to turn it down a notch.

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If you are interested in moving forward, say so.

NHL First? A Slightly Cracked-Open Window

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Seattle Mayor Ed Murray seemed open to an NHL-first option in interviews with Chris Daniels and Geoff Baker, but it will take a significant effort by NHL investors to pull it off.

No Seattle Team in the Near Future

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Adam Silver and other NBA executives told Mayor Ed Murray on Monday we likely won't get a team any time soon, leaving the mayor worried that the entire project will fall through.

Murray recently met with NBA, NHL

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Seattle mayor Ed Murray released a statement today,revealing that recently spoke with the commissioners of both the NBA and the NHL about bringing teams from both leagues to the Emerald City. Here...

LaVine in dunk contest

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The Renton native will take part in All-Star Saturday Night's main event

Payton believes in expansion

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The Glove believes that with a new sheriff in town, Seattle will return to the NBA

Happy Birthday, Det!

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The three-time All-Star turns 52 today

NBA Values Skyrocket; Seattle Expansion Closer?

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The latest annual Forbes list for NBA team valuations is out, and the landscape has changed dramatically. Are the pieces falling into place for potential Seattle expansion?

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray seeks transparency

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Seattle Mayor Ed Murray found out that the EIS would be delayed four months on Thursday, January 15th.

Arena FEIS Pushed To April At Earliest

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Seattle Department of Planning and Development announces that the arena FEIS will now arrive in the Q2 2015 rather than this month. What's the hold up?

Payton and Kemp: The Sequel

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The offspring of Sonics legends face off

Appreciating Danny Fortson

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In the mid 2000s, when the Sonics were in town but the process to move them was already underway, I used to sit and think about what and who I would miss if they actually left. Danny Fortson did...

Coleman and Roenick Speak on NHL in Seattle

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Prospective Seattle NHL owner Victor Coleman and NHL great Jeremy Roenick recently gave interviews on Seattle's chances to land an NHL franchise.

BREAKING: Brooklyn Nets for Sale

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As first reported by Bloomberg News' Scott Soshnick, Brooklyn Nets majority owner Mikhail Prokhorov has hired the firm of Evercore to sell his controlling stake in the team. Minorty owner Bruce...

NBA: A League of Relocation

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No one would prefer relocation in the NBA, least of all Seattle fans. Should NBA fans be angry at Seattle's efforts to get a team given the league's dubious history of relocation?

What's in the future for former Sonic Ray Allen?

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The former Sonic has yet to sign with a team this season, but he has also yet to retire. What does the future hold for the league's all-time three-point shooter?

Tull Not A Bidder For Atlanta Hawks (Updated)

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The Bill Simmons rumors have been proven wrong.

Who is Thomas Tull?

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What do we know about the "other" guy who is apparently trying to bring the NBA to Seattle?

Simmons: Multiple Bidders Want Hawks to Seattle

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According to Bill Simmons, who you may remember broke the news of the Milwaukee Bucks sale, there are options for the Atlanta Hawks to move to Seattle outside of Chris Hansen. Hearing Hawks...

The Legacy

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There are a few names playing basketball that you may recognize

No Chance the Atlanta Hawks Relocate?

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Louisville NBA proponent J. Bruce Miller is fully convinced the Atlanta Hawks are staying where they are.

UPDATED: Atlanta Hawks Officially 100% For Sale

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The mess that has been the Atlanta Hawks ownership situation may finally be nearing resolution.

SR Round Table: Reflecting on '14 & Predicting '15

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With 2014 ending tonight the SonicsRising staff reflects on 2014 and looks ahead to the year that will be in 2015.

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