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Did LeBron James go too far? Here’s a call for honest discussions
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 13:38:07 -0800
This week LeBron James criticized Knicks president Phil Jackson for using the word “posse” to describe James’ business partners. I understand LeBron was trying to shed light on divisive language in a divisive time, but I can’t help but wonder if his reaction widened the gap.
Mark Cuban: Decision to avoid Trump hotels made ‘months ago’
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 13:05:06 -0800
DALLAS (AP) — Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban says the team’s decision not to stay at Donald Trump-branded hotels in New York and Chicago was made before the presidential election. The billionaire technology entrepreneur declined Wednesday to elaborate on the decision, telling The Associated Press it “was made months ago. Not recently.” Cuban was a […]
When it comes to refurbishing KeyArena, it’s time to think beyond just size
Sun, 06 Nov 2016 17:05:20 -0800
As the new NBA arena in Sacramento shows, the number of seats a venue has is a poor measuring stick. The Golden 1 Center is stuffed with amenities and NBA commissioner Adam Silver hails it as the league’s new standard despite having the smallest seating capacity.
Seattle has arena choices most cities would envy
Sun, 30 Oct 2016 17:32:43 -0700
With the city taking offers for KeyArena upgrades and an all-private funding proposal by Chris Hansen’s group for a Sodo arena, Seattle City Council members get an opportunity to choose which venue would benefit a growing and economically prosperous Emerald City.
Group headed by Tim Leiweke interested in KeyArena renovation for NBA, NHL
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 11:29:24 -0700
A City Hall source has confirmed that the Los Angeles-based Oak View Group, founded in a partnership between Leiweike and entertainment mega-manager Irving Azoff, is interested in developing KeyArena into a multipurpose facility that could handle NBA or NHL teams.