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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Wed May 08, 2013 1:53 pm
  • You know you're in trouble when you have to resort to legal arguments and potential lawsuits as your argument for why you are in the driver's seat. The NBA wants the Kings in Sacramento. Do you really think you will beat the NBA? And even if you did win through the courts, embarrassing the NBA wouldn't be a good start for your franchise.

    Oh, and your salmon is damn good. I was being serious when I said you should go make more of it instead of wasting your time here.
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Wed May 08, 2013 1:59 pm
  • salamander wrote:You know you're in trouble when you have to resort to legal arguments and potential lawsuits as your argument for why you are in the driver's seat. The NBA wants the Kings in Sacramento. Do you really think you will beat the NBA? And even if you did win through the courts, embarrassing the NBA wouldn't be a good start for your franchise.

    Oh, and your salmon is damn good. I was being serious when I said you should go make more of it instead of wasting your time here.


    The NBA doesn't have a choice but to accept the sale to Hansen

    Also the NBA embarrassed itself years ago, especially when they moved Vancouver to Memphis and uprooted a great franchise in the Sonics to go to a severly worse market in OKC

    Stern is the embarrassment and putting his ass on the spot in court and destroying him in every way is every Sonics fan delight
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Wed May 08, 2013 2:01 pm
  • salamander wrote:You know you're in trouble when you have to resort to legal arguments and potential lawsuits as your argument for why you are in the driver's seat. The NBA wants the Kings in Sacramento. Do you really think you will beat the NBA? And even if you did win through the courts, embarrassing the NBA wouldn't be a good start for your franchise.

    Oh, and your salmon is damn good. I was being serious when I said you should go make more of it instead of wasting your time here.


    Yeah, legal arguments are pretty pathetic... until you have to watch the guy w/ the legal argument walk away with a smile on his face, whistling and twirling keys to the moving truck for his fancy new NBA basketball franchise.
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Wed May 08, 2013 2:06 pm
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Wed May 08, 2013 2:18 pm
  • Salamander, you are showing your ass again. We are the one city that has sued the NBA and won.

    And yeah, isn't it unfortunate that we have to resort to, you know, the law, in this situation? The NBA doesn't have dominion over the courts my friend.
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Wed May 08, 2013 2:24 pm
  • salamander wrote:You know you're in trouble when you have to resort to legal arguments and potential lawsuits as your argument for why you are in the driver's seat. The NBA wants the Kings in Sacramento. Do you really think you will beat the NBA? And even if you did win through the courts, embarrassing the NBA wouldn't be a good start for your franchise.

    Oh, and your salmon is damn good. I was being serious when I said you should go make more of it instead of wasting your time here.

    You're right. Sacramento is in the driver's seat.

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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Wed May 08, 2013 2:29 pm
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    salamander wrote:You know you're in trouble when you have to resort to legal arguments and potential lawsuits as your argument for why you are in the driver's seat. The NBA wants the Kings in Sacramento. Do you really think you will beat the NBA? And even if you did win through the courts, embarrassing the NBA wouldn't be a good start for your franchise.

    Oh, and your salmon is damn good. I was being serious when I said you should go make more of it instead of wasting your time here.

    You're right. Sacramento is in the driver's seat.

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    The correct image would have the driver holding Stern's hand, who is walking him in the direction he's supposed to drive.
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Wed May 08, 2013 3:17 pm
  • I'd seriously love to see the post-apocalyptic re-make of this if H/B/N succeed...

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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Wed May 08, 2013 3:34 pm
  • salamander wrote:You know you're in trouble when you have to resort to legal arguments and potential lawsuits as your argument for why you are in the driver's seat. The NBA wants the Kings in Sacramento. Do you really think you will beat the NBA? And even if you did win through the courts, embarrassing the NBA wouldn't be a good start for your franchise.

    Oh, and your salmon is damn good. I was being serious when I said you should go make more of it instead of wasting your time here.



    I'd rather have an ownership group that is threatening to sue if the NBA tries to block an existing sales agreement with a seller who has openly stated he wants to sell to me, than an ownership group waving around an inferior offer they pulled out of thin air while the seller openly says he wants nothing to do with you.

    News flash: It doesn't matter what the NBA wants. What does the NBA have to do with the sale of that team? NOTHING. They have zero power over who buys or sells that team other than voting on a conflict of interest.

    What matters is what the Maloofs want. They're the ones who ultimately decide who does or doesn't buy the Kings. The NBA knows that, which is why they're trying to block a relocation now, before the sale goes through. It's the only thing the NBA can legally do to try to block a sale. They're hoping two billionaires will tuck tail and run. Generally, that is not how billionaires become billionaires, but you know... that's really all they've got in the quiver.

    Being in the driver's seat means you are setting the tone, you are the one in control.

    Right now, it is Hansen who is in control. Hansen is the one with a binding sale agreement, in writing, signed by the seller, with payment made in full. All Hansen has to do is kick back and follow through with the purchase. Let the NBA fight it and hang themselves with their own rope.

    Sacramento is the third wheel, waving an inferior offer at the media as if that means anything to anyone. Apparently, nobody has bothered to explain to them that without the Maloofs signatures, it means less than the paper it's written on.

    The seller (Maloofs) just told your newspaper there was no way they would ever accept an offer from Sacramento and that an arena deal in Sacramento was impossible. Only the NBA is interested in your arena plan, but you need more than that, you need the owner of the Kings to accept it. And both owners (current and upcoming) have both stated they have no interest in the Sacramento arena plan. How is that being in the driver's seat? I must be missing something.

    Literally the only thing the NBA can do for Sacramento is force Hansen to stay in the current arena. Meanwhile, Hansen can just sit on the team, force them to play in the existing arena, and wait it out. He can do exactly what Clay Bennett did here if he wanted to be a dick about it. Just trade away the good players, and let them lose. Stop maintaining the arena, and wait it out. Eventually, the NBA will capitulate and let Hansen move wherever he wants because ultimately, what is best for the NBA is to have owners investing in a watchable product, playing in arenas that will generate revenue for the NBA.

    Eventually, the NBA will stop caring about how the arena is financed. They'll feel the pain in their wallet and Hansen will have his way. Literally the only people who feel pain over all this mess will be Sacramento. Do I think that's fair? Nope. But that's the fight the NBA has chosen.

    So while you claim to be in the driver's seat, I'd see it more as being stuck in the electric chair while the governor and warden fight over when to pull the switch.
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Wed May 08, 2013 3:49 pm
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Wed May 08, 2013 4:04 pm
  • So, Mr. Gruber, should I still be happy or what? I have been positive throughout this whole thing. I should still be positive, right?

    I don't need any details, just a "Yes, you should feel great" or "No, things are worse, we're losing him, doctor!"
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Wed May 08, 2013 4:07 pm
  • Smelly McUgly wrote:So, Mr. Gruber, should I still be happy or what? I have been positive throughout this whole thing. I should still be positive, right?

    I don't need any details, just a "Yes, you should feel great" or "No, things are worse, we're losing him, doctor!"


    HansGruber wrote:I've been asked to stop sharing specifics but I just heard some news that should make Sonics fans thrilled.

    Just know this:
    The Ballmer Hansen team is for real, they have Stern in a corner right now, there is no legal way to deny the Hansen sale, and as we speak, plans are being put into effect.

    The irony of all this is that I hate the NBA, have never really cared about the Sonics, yet for the first time in my life, I got to hear some breaking news that few are privy to. Always wished I could get a secret Seahawks scoop but never got one. I'm a nobody. But sitting here right now bouncing in my seat, excited for you Sonics fans, and wish I could share. Keep the faith. Shit is about to get real.
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Wed May 08, 2013 4:13 pm
  • HansGruber wrote:
    salamander wrote:You know you're in trouble when you have to resort to legal arguments and potential lawsuits as your argument for why you are in the driver's seat. The NBA wants the Kings in Sacramento. Do you really think you will beat the NBA? And even if you did win through the courts, embarrassing the NBA wouldn't be a good start for your franchise.

    Oh, and your salmon is damn good. I was being serious when I said you should go make more of it instead of wasting your time here.



    I'd rather have an ownership group that is threatening to sue if the NBA tries to block an existing sales agreement with a seller who has openly stated he wants to sell to me, than an ownership group waving around an inferior offer they pulled out of thin air while the seller openly says he wants nothing to do with you.

    News flash: It doesn't matter what the NBA wants. What does the NBA have to do with the sale of that team? NOTHING. They have zero power over who buys or sells that team other than voting on a conflict of interest.

    What matters is what the Maloofs want. They're the ones who ultimately decide who does or doesn't buy the Kings. The NBA knows that, which is why they're trying to block a relocation now, before the sale goes through. It's the only thing the NBA can legally do to try to block a sale. They're hoping two billionaires will tuck tail and run. Generally, that is not how billionaires become billionaires, but you know... that's really all they've got in the quiver.

    Being in the driver's seat means you are setting the tone, you are the one in control.

    Right now, it is Hansen who is in control. Hansen is the one with a binding sale agreement, in writing, signed by the seller, with payment made in full. All Hansen has to do is kick back and follow through with the purchase. Let the NBA fight it and hang themselves with their own rope.

    Sacramento is the third wheel, waving an inferior offer at the media as if that means anything to anyone. Apparently, nobody has bothered to explain to them that without the Maloofs signatures, it means less than the paper it's written on.

    The seller (Maloofs) just told your newspaper there was no way they would ever accept an offer from Sacramento and that an arena deal in Sacramento was impossible. Only the NBA is interested in your arena plan, but you need more than that, you need the owner of the Kings to accept it. And both owners (current and upcoming) have both stated they have no interest in the Sacramento arena plan. How is that being in the driver's seat? I must be missing something.

    Literally the only thing the NBA can do for Sacramento is force Hansen to stay in the current arena. Meanwhile, Hansen can just sit on the team, force them to play in the existing arena, and wait it out. He can do exactly what Clay Bennett did here if he wanted to be a dick about it. Just trade away the good players, and let them lose. Stop maintaining the arena, and wait it out. Eventually, the NBA will capitulate and let Hansen move wherever he wants because ultimately, what is best for the NBA is to have owners investing in a watchable product, playing in arenas that will generate revenue for the NBA.

    Eventually, the NBA will stop caring about how the arena is financed. They'll feel the pain in their wallet and Hansen will have his way. Literally the only people who feel pain over all this mess will be Sacramento. Do I think that's fair? Nope. But that's the fight the NBA has chosen.

    So while you claim to be in the driver's seat, I'd see it more as being stuck in the electric chair while the governor and warden fight over when to pull the switch.



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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Wed May 08, 2013 4:15 pm
  • E.C. Laloosh wrote:
    Smelly McUgly wrote:So, Mr. Gruber, should I still be happy or what? I have been positive throughout this whole thing. I should still be positive, right?

    I don't need any details, just a "Yes, you should feel great" or "No, things are worse, we're losing him, doctor!"


    HansGruber wrote:I've been asked to stop sharing specifics but I just heard some news that should make Sonics fans thrilled.

    Just know this:
    The Ballmer Hansen team is for real, they have Stern in a corner right now, there is no legal way to deny the Hansen sale, and as we speak, plans are being put into effect.

    The irony of all this is that I hate the NBA, have never really cared about the Sonics, yet for the first time in my life, I got to hear some breaking news that few are privy to. Always wished I could get a secret Seahawks scoop but never got one. I'm a nobody. But sitting here right now bouncing in my seat, excited for you Sonics fans, and wish I could share. Keep the faith. Shit is about to get real.


    Yeah, but now we're getting stuff like this:

    Brock Huard ‏@BrockESPN 10s

    NBA will find path to not destroy relationship w/Ballmer & make Hansen whole“@_MParker: @BrockESPN What’s your gut feeling on what it means?
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Wed May 08, 2013 4:18 pm
  • Brock Huard ‏@BrockESPN
    Two thoughts I am hearing out of NY:

    1. Disappointment

    2. Clear Path

    What those mean, your guess is as good as mine over the next 7 days


    Brock Huard ‏@BrockESPN
    I will only report what I know, and earlier tweet is from NY. Work & negotiation ongoing. What "clear path" means is TBD.


    Brock Huard ‏@BrockESPN
    NBA will find path to not destroy relationship w/Ballmer & make Hansen whole“@_MParker: @BrockESPN What's your gut feeling on what it means?


    So David Stern is going to pay Hansen $30,000,000.00 and then give Ballmer a blowjob?

    Edit: first crack at that one didn't read the way I heard it in my head :34853_doh:
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Wed May 08, 2013 4:33 pm
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    There will if you don't give me my money by the end of the day.

    Yeah me too, bitch. Give me my money!


    The both of you can kiss my scrote.

    Yeah that's fine - whatever. NOW BITCH GIVE ME MY MONEY.
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NBA returning to Seattle?
Wed May 08, 2013 4:39 pm
  • One of the things I don't understand is how can the NBA stop the team from being sold and then moved. Remember when the Seahawks were headed to LA? They even had practices down there. The Oakland Raiders did move to LA. A suit was filed based on eminent Domain and was lost. The NFL had to pay Davis millions.

    What is the difference ?
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Wed May 08, 2013 4:42 pm
  • The kings will be in settle next season. They are just trying to get our group to back out and they wont.
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Wed May 08, 2013 4:57 pm
  • RealDeal wrote:The kings will be in settle next season.


    Yeah, to play the Sonics...oh wait...
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Wed May 08, 2013 5:04 pm
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Wed May 08, 2013 5:08 pm
  • SacHawk2.0 wrote:
    RealDeal wrote:The kings will be in settle next season.


    Yeah, to play the Sonics...oh wait...


    Oh wait yea sorry the kings will be in seattle to play as the sonics. The funny thing is you think your funny and you think your keeping your team but seattle will have the last laugh. Remember Binding agreement to buy the team.
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Wed May 08, 2013 5:14 pm
  • I've heard people say that Sacramento is in the driver's seat, but I think they're confusing that with the recent study that showed that 80% of Sacramento citizens are living out of their car.
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Wed May 08, 2013 5:38 pm
  • Sure are a lot of mixed signals with this. Brock and Kevin Calabro make it sound like game over. Then there are those who say Hansen is going to take a hard line. Just 7 more days before relocation is voted down or not. The Sacbee article about the NBA suggesting the Sac Group put 100% of their offer into escrow makes it sound like the NBA knows that the Maloofs would take the back-up deal via some type of communication.

    The Sacbee is thinking the backup offer could be accepted by the Maloofs and the NBA very soon after rejecting the Hansen purchase. With the amount of speculation flowing around, I am not sure what Hansen and company would do if the purchase is rejected. Earlier posts here made it seem that the key was the Maloofs holding strong with Hansen. The NBA's actions seem pretty strong toward a quick turnaround purchase occurring for the Sac Group.

    The newt might get his last laugh.

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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Wed May 08, 2013 9:12 pm
  • So Hans I'm curious and I also like to ride emotional rollercoasters. Based on the info YOU KNOW what would you say the odds are that the Kings are playing in Seattle next year? Above 50%?
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Thu May 09, 2013 5:39 am
  • 1 hundo % The Sonics will be back! I just talked to my guy!
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Thu May 09, 2013 7:21 am
  • @REGraswich

    Inside word is M's have been told to take Sac offer for Kings, period.


    Proves anti-trust. The NBA (Stern) is officially scared Hansen might win this.
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Thu May 09, 2013 7:38 am
  • Who the hell is REGraswich? Oh fine, I'll go look them up...

    R.E. Graswich ‏@REGraswich 2h
    Once M's are officially gone, next steps will be much easier to work through. M's out soon.

    R.E. Graswich ‏@REGraswich 2h
    Very complex site. Lots of details to be worked out. Nothing that can't be solved with patience, expertise & money.

    R.E. Graswich ‏@REGraswich 2h
    Suspense on sale should end soon, with focus shifting to Downtown Plaza arena plan.

    R.E. Graswich ‏@REGraswich 2h
    Inside word is M's have been told to take Sac offer for Kings, period.


    Maloofs have been "told" to take the Sac offer for Kings? Who the hell is this guy?
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Thu May 09, 2013 7:42 am
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    Inside word is M's have been told to take Sac offer for Kings, period.


    Proves anti-trust. The NBA (Stern) is officially scared Hansen might win this.

    Who exactly is going to legally "force" them to sell to the sac group?
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Thu May 09, 2013 9:08 am
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    @REGraswich

    Inside word is M's have been told to take Sac offer for Kings, period.


    Proves anti-trust. The NBA (Stern) is officially scared Hansen might win this.

    Who exactly is going to legally "force" them to sell to the sac group?

    No one, they can't. But the fact that they are trying to work around Hansen's signed agreement is so illegal.
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Thu May 09, 2013 9:08 am
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Thu May 09, 2013 9:14 am
  • Ballmer didn't have a plan, it got turned down by the state.
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Thu May 09, 2013 9:18 am
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Thu May 09, 2013 9:20 am
  • Hawkstorian wrote:If Softy is fighting our battle, we've lost.

    It's not softy tweeting
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Thu May 09, 2013 9:23 am
  • Good God, it doesn't matter who you are - it's impossible to have a conversation via text or twitter without sounding like a 12 year-old girl.
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Thu May 09, 2013 9:27 am
  • vedthree wrote:Good God, it doesn't matter who you are - it's impossible to have a conversation via text or twitter without sounding like a 12 year-old girl.


    Lol, at first I thought it was a staged conversation between two non-english speaking kids.
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Thu May 09, 2013 9:35 am
  • Hawkfan77 wrote:It's not softy tweeting
    Then who?
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Thu May 09, 2013 9:37 am
  • That is the best possible news for Sonics fans.

    Remember, it's always the party with the weakest position that makes the most noise. The NBA knew it had no way to stop the sale and that's why they've done everything they can to scare off Hansen. But he hasn't been scared off and all he has to do is follow through, let the NBA hang itself with its own rope (which it is doing in shockingly public fashion).

    And why would the other owners vote against the Hansen sale? If they vote against the sale, it devalues their own teams and makes it harder to sell in the future. There's no real benefit for the other owners to go with the Sac deal, but it does present a ton of risk. Generally, billionaires don't become billionaires by taking deals with high risk and low reward.

    If I owned a team, I would vote for the sale to Hansen because it's the best offer and makes my own team worth even more. More as in... my team might be valued at $400m now, but the Kings sale puts me up around $700m minimum. It's a no-brainer. And further, I would vote for the sale simply because it actually increases my leverage if I ever want a new arena, or if I want to sell my team.

    To reject the Hansen offer would kill any chance for years that any outside party would put an honest bid on an NBA team. All outside parties would know the NBA doesn't negotiate in good faith and wouldn't waste their time. Look at how much the Hansen group has already spent, time and money. Why would any serious interest ever waste that kind of time and money in the future only to be used as a pawn in some arena deal? That's real bad for business. And you can bet the other owners see that, or at least their attorneys will when they prep them for the vote.

    Further, this news makes it clear the NBA doesn't plan to block the sale at the BOG meeting.

    They know they can't. They understand the significance of the American Needle case. The legal team put together by Hansen will be looking for the biggest antitrust settlement in the history of professional sports. Now just imagine what that case will look like when the Maloofs are named as co-plaintiffs. That's major bad news for the NBA.

    And let's think about this from the Maloofs perspective for a second. They've been mocked, humiliated, jerked around, and slandered for years in Sacramento. They're reeling from some business failures, and suddenly a deal is put in front of them that would accomplish 3 things:
    1) It gives them the best offer ever in the history of the NBA for a team = business genius!!
    2) It gives them a ton of cash = fat pockets!!
    3) It allows them to flip the bird squarely at the NBA and Sacramento who have been jointly trying to screw them over for years = last laugh!!

    It doesn't take a genius to see what's happening here.
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
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    RT @MickyArison: "My lawyers will be in touch with @Dah_Knee VERY soon. Unacceptable. I am now deleting this tweet."

    WOW. That's crazy


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    Edit: in reading some of the replies, it looks like that tweet may have been faked? Either way, @Dah_Knee is going to catch some serious shit from sac fans.
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Thu May 09, 2013 10:05 am
  • Why does Stern hate Seattle so much? What'd the Sonics ever do to him?

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Thu May 09, 2013 10:08 am
  • seaNOmercy wrote:Why does Stern hate Seattle so much? What'd the Sonics ever do to him?


    I think he's just got a gigantic hard-on for Sacramento tbh. He might dislike Seattle, but I don't think that's enough for him to go to such great lengths to block the sale. More about getting what HE wants than denying us what we want.
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Thu May 09, 2013 10:24 am
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    Hawkfan77 wrote:It's not softy tweeting
    Then who?

    Some Seattle fan on twitter, @Dah_Knee. Mickey Arison followed this fan for some reason and then started sending him direct messages. I guess Dah_Knee tweeted Arison and said he would never go on a carnival cruise again (Arison owns carnival) so Arison followed him and then sent him the direct messages. Dah_Knee sent that screen capture to Softy and Softy posted it on his page.
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Thu May 09, 2013 10:50 am
  • Hawkfan77 wrote:Picture
    Per Softy's page


    Wow

    What Arison is saying in the tweets is that the committee was only voting on a very specific, narrow question: Has Sac done everything to keep the Kings?
    The Seattle ownership and arena deal was never considered. That was not what they were voting on. Who was the individual that drew up the specific question without any consideration of the Seattle side? I wonder. This was just the committee to RECOMEND relo - not the actual relo committee. How will the actual committee's question be framed?
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Thu May 09, 2013 11:50 am
  • It did work, I just edited it so we don't have to scroll through the image again
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Thu May 09, 2013 11:57 am
  • Wait what happened? Why is @Dah_Knee in trouble? Why's Arison threatening him with lawyers?
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Thu May 09, 2013 12:06 pm
  • He's just trying to bully him, probably going after him for disclosing "confidential" information. And he's trying to cover his ass because Stern is going to rail on him for getting into it on twitter(he's been in trouble before). No NDA was signed of any kind, DAh KNee is not in any trouble
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Re: NBA returning to Seattle?
Thu May 09, 2013 12:06 pm
  • -The Glove- wrote:Wait what happened? Why is @Dah_Knee in trouble? Why's Arison threatening him with lawyers?


    He had direct messages on twitter (meaning a private convo) with the owner of the Heat, and then posted them online.
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Thu May 09, 2013 12:07 pm
  • Mickey Arison should probably stay off of Twitter. This is the second time he's done this sort of thing. He's the Robert Irsay of the NBA, apparently.
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