DeMarcus Cousins, Kings agree to four-year, $62 million extension

Friday, September 27th, 2013

Late Thursday night word came down that the Sacramento Kings and forward/center DeMarcus Cousins had agreed to a four-year, $62 million contract extension. The deal is also a full four-year deal and there is no opt-out clause after the third year. The agreement will keep Cousins in Sacramento through the ...

Will the NBA expand to include Seattle (and-one)?

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013

Seattle thought it was getting its Sonics back -- for a moment, anyway -- until a group led by rich Seattlites Chris Hansen (not the pedophile catcher) and Microsoft bigwig Steve Ballmer was totally c-blocked by a vote of the NBA's ownership. The decision was not a vote against Seattle, ...

NBA owners reject Sacramento Kings move to Seattle

Wednesday, May 15th, 2013

While we've been covering this pretty extensively over the past few weeks and everyone knew this was coming, the NBA officially killed the Sacramento Kings' proposed move to Seattle on Wednesday. The NBA owners voted Wednesday to reject the move with a 22-8 vote. Until now the NBA's relocation committee had ...

NBA owners hold firm, won’t let Sacramento Kings go to Seattle

Tuesday, May 14th, 2013

A committee of NBA owners re-examined the potential relocation of the Sacramento Kings to Seattle on Monday, and reports say they came to the same conclusion as before: the franchise isn't moving. The relocation committee will recommend to the league's owners that the Kings not be allowed to be sold ...

Maloof brothers will only sell Sacramento Kings to Seattle group

Saturday, May 11th, 2013

News broke on Saturday that the Maloof brothers (Joe and Gavin) will only agree to sell the Sacramento Kings to the Seattle-based group headed by Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer and Chris Hansen. If the NBA doesn't approve a move to Seattle, the Maloofs apparently have a backup plan. The crash-strapped brothers have ...

Sacramento Kings move to Seattle voted down by NBA owners committee

Monday, April 29th, 2013

So much for the NBA returning to Seattle. On Monday the NBA's relocation committee voted unanimously to oppose the Sacramento Kings' proposed move to Seattle. The committee is made of of 12 owners, and they held a conference call in which the potential move was discussed and voted down. The group's ...

Seattle group purchases well-traveled Kings

Monday, January 21st, 2013

Seattleites have spent the better part of two decades as America's premier bellyachers. Whether it was the grunge music movement, the officiating in the Seahawks' Super Bowl loss to the Steelers or the SuperSonics' departure to Oklahoma City, moaning is their specialty. But sometimes all that griping turns out for the ...