NBA http://nwpr.org en NBA Rejects Bid To Move Sacramento Kings To Seattle http://nwpr.org/post/nba-rejects-bid-move-sacramento-kings-seattle <p>Bad news for Sonics fans. The NBA board of governors Wednesday voted 22 to 8 to reject relocation of the Sacramento Kings to Seattle.</p><p> Thu, 16 May 2013 01:09:12 +0000 Ashley Gross 27614 at http://nwpr.org NBA Panel Unanimously Votes To Recommend Kings Stay In Sacramento http://nwpr.org/post/nba-panel-unanimously-votes-recommend-kings-stay-sacramento <p>The effort to move pro basketball’s Sacramento Kings to Seattle has suffered a serious setback. In a two sentence statement, the NBA said today that its Relocation Committee has unanimously recommended against the move.</p><p> Mon, 29 Apr 2013 23:12:52 +0000 Derek Wang 26701 at http://nwpr.org NBA Panel Unanimously Votes To Recommend Kings Stay In Sacramento Hansen Confirms Deal To Acquire NBA Team For Seattle http://nwpr.org/post/hansen-confirms-deal-acquire-nba-team-seattle <p>After weeks of rumors, it appears Seattle may have a new professional basketball team to replace the SuperSonics. Investor Chris Hansen said his group has entered an agreement to purchase a controlling interest in the Sacramento Kings. Seattle sports fans seemed pleased by the deal, but confessed they don’t know much yet about their new home team. KUOW’s Amy Radil reports. Tue, 22 Jan 2013 14:21:47 +0000 Amy Radil 21531 at http://nwpr.org