Paul Rogers

Kevin's nemesis.

Just a humble Seattle sports fan who lives in the tiny town of Tieton in the Yakima Valley. Love the Sonics, the Seahawks, and the Mariners.


Potential NHL Owner Speaks


Chris Daniels reports that an agreement has been reached behind the scenes between Chris Hansen and potential NHL investor Victor Coleman.

Updated: Daniels Report: Arena Reviews Delayed


Chris Daniels reports that the EIS/SEPA reviews have been delayed until November. This could put some Seattle NBA opportunities at risk. Updated as of 12:44pm on 8/1/14

Sources: NBA Could Expand to Seattle & Louisville


Rumors and an inside source are beginning to paint a picture of expansion to Seattle and one other city.

Expansion Should Make Sense for the NBA


With reports that the NBA is working on a TV deal that may double the revenue of the current one, the league should seriously consider expansion.

Could Ballmer's Deal Fail? Panthers leave Florida?


Attorney for Steve Ballmer raises the possibility of the Clippers purchase falling through if things drag out in court. Also, a county in Florida may want to send the Panthers packing.

Northwest Division Free Agent Roundup


Not much activity so far, but there has been some.

Dear Seattle: Wayne Gretzky Wants You


The greatest player in NHL history wants to help bring professional hockey to Seattle.

Seattle Must Have an NHL Team


Watching the conference and Stanley Cup Finals was enough to hook one writer on the game of hockey.


NBA Finals Thread: Game One

This series is about two things: legacy and revenge. It's about legacy because Tim Duncan and the San Antonio Spurs are trying to put a cherry on top of an established NBA dynasty, while LeBron...

Playoff Basketball: Let's Watch Some Supes!


Re-watch Game Three of the 1992 playoff series against the Golden State Warriors.

Log In Sign Up

Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Sonics Rising

You must be a member of Sonics Rising to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Sonics Rising. You should read them.

Join Sonics Rising

You must be a member of Sonics Rising to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Sonics Rising. You should read them.




Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.