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The Sacramento Kings Are A Step Closer To Moving To Seattle

The Sacramento Kings Are A Step Closer To Moving To Seattle

deadspin.com ESPN.com Updated Jan 20, 2013
Marc Stein and others are reporting that the Maloofs have agreed to sell a majority stake of the Sacramento Kings to a group that would relocate the team to Seattle by the start of next season. Though something like this has happened before, this time t…
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  • Dwight Howard Ejected On Perhaps The Flimsiest Double Technical…

    Dwight Howard Ejected On Perhaps The Flimsiest Double Technical Foul Ever

    deadspin.com ESPN.com Jan 20, 2013
    What you see there, somewhere, is Dwight Howard's second technical foul of the day-second technical foul of the first half, even-and so, the referees had to send him packing. Their hands were tied, it's a rule. Howard appears to get tangled up with th
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  • Fields, Raptors dish Lakers fifth straight road loss

    Fields, Raptors dish Lakers fifth straight road loss

    CNNSI.com Jan 20, 2013
    Fields, Raptors dish Lakers fifth straight road loss
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  • Suns choose Hunter as interim coach

    Suns choose Hunter as interim coach

    nba.com ESPN.com CNNSI.com Jan 20, 2013
    The Phoenix Suns have turned to a man with 17 years of experience as an NBA player, but none as a coach, to take over the flagging team that hasn't been this bad halfway through a season in a quarter century.
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  • San Antonio Doesn’t Even Need Tim Duncan; Warriors Win A Wild G…

    San Antonio Doesn’t Even Need Tim Duncan; Warriors Win A Wild Game

    dimemag.com Jan 20, 2013
    In Tony Parker‘s last three games in Atlanta, he’s scored 33 points a game. Knowing that, can we fault Gregg Popovich for sitting Tim Duncan in the Spurs’ five-point win over the Hawks? Not really, not after seeing San Antonio hold the Hawks down in
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  • Paul's return helps Clippers keep down Wiz

    Paul's return helps Clippers keep down Wiz

    ESPN.com Jan 20, 2013
    Chris Paul had 22 points and 11 assists, Blake Griffin added 17 points and 11 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Clippers hung on to beat the pesky Washington Wizards 94-87 on Saturday night.
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  • Video - Howard Ejected In Lakers' Loss 00:58

    Howard Ejected In Lakers' Loss

    Jan 20
    The Lakers dropped their second straight game with a 108-103 loss to the Raptors.
  • Video - Source: Maloofs Have Kings Deal 00:30

    Source: Maloofs Have Kings Deal

    Jan 20
    Sources: Maloof family reaches agreement to sell Kings to Seattle group, pending league approval.

Sports Columnists

  • NBA -- What does Sacramento Kings news mean?

    Jan 20
    Should these players be on the move before the trade deadline? We debate.
  • Sources: Seattle group has deal to buy Kings

    Jan 20
    The Maloof family that owns the Sacramento Kings has reached a purchase agreement to sell a 65 percent controlling interest in the franchise to a Seattle group led by Chris Hansen and Steve Ballmer, according to league sources.
  • Heat sign veteran Andersen to 10-day contract

    Jan 20
    In a continuing effort to manage their rebounding problems, the Miami Heat signed veteran big man Chris Andersen to a 10-day contract Sunday morning.