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NBA, NHL In Seattle

New Seattle arena approved by city, county council

The King County Council unanimously approved the new Seattle arena plan, 9-0, while the Seattle City Council approved it by a 7-2 margin.

Frozen Grounds: The NHL / NHLPA PR War

For NHL fans, this past week was very much up and down emotionally.

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Seattle Arena Rally: Video, Photos, Interviews and More from Newly Minted 'Supersonics Park'

The Seattle Arena investment group led by Christopher Hansen will hold a rally Thursday afternoon that aims to show the city and county exactly how serious Seattle fans are about getting an NBA franchise back in the area.

Interview: Talking Seattle Sports With Geologic Of The Blue Scholars

SB Nation Seattle talks sports with Geologic of the Blue Scholars, one of the biggest sports fans in the region.

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SB Nation Seattle Interviews Sonicsgate's Jason Reid

After a trip to Denver to see the Nuggets and Oklahoma City Thunder battle it out in Game 3 of their NBA playoff series, Sonicsgate's Jason Reid gave SB Nation Seattle an hour of his time to discuss a variety of topics.

Check it! New SoDo arena design pics!

The first, very preliminary drawings for the new basketball arena in SoDo were revealed on Friday.

Stuck in a never-ending NHL limbo

While the NHL and the NHLPA keep going around and around, fans are wondering if there's a point.

Seattle NBA, NHL Arena conceptual plans released

The plans to bring a new arena to Seattle took a step forward on Friday.

Magic Johnson stumps for NBA return to Seattle

Magic Johnson spoke on the return of the NBA to the city of Seattle and thinks the city deserves a team.

Stern hard at work to bring NBA team to Seattle

David Stern helped strip Seattle of the Sonics five years ago, but now he is trying to put a team back in one of the NBA's best markets before he retires.

NBA Commissioner David Stern to retire

David Stern has begun the countdown until his departure as NBA commissioner.

Islanders to Brooklyn dashes Seattle's NHL hopes

The New York Islanders agreement to move to the Brooklyn's Barclay Center means that Seattle-area hockey fans just lost their best shot and getting an NHL team to relocate to the Northwest.

Mariners still oppose new Seattle arena

A new Seattle arena will cause traffic congestion, as the Seattle Mariners argue.

Oilers In Seattle: Team Releases Statement On Visit

The Edmonton Oilers leadership group released a statement on Monday, as owner Daryl Katz took a tour of a Seattle arena.

Edmonton Oilers Owner, President Scout Key Arena, According To Report

The Edmonton Oilers might be considering the possibility of relocating to Seattle.

Seattle NBA, NHL Arena Approved By 6-2 City Council Vote

The Seattle City Council approved Chris Hansen's plan for a new arena. It could bring in an NBA team to replace the Sonics, or possibly the first-ever NHL team in the city's history.

Chris Hansen Toasts To Seattle Arena Agreement

Billionaire Chris Hansen bought a crowd of roughly 1,500 patrons a round of beer after inking a revised deal with a Seattle City Council committee to build a new $490 million basketball and hockey arena.

NBA, NHL In Seattle: Revised Arena Agreement Approved

Seattle sports fans are a big step closer to getting an NBA team back in the city.

NBA In Seattle: Chris Hansen Strikes Deal With Seattle City Council To Build Arena

The Seattle City Council officially announced revisions to a memorandum of understanding that details an agreement to begin construction on an arena that would host an NBA team.

Seattle City Council Agrees In Principle To Sodo Basketball Arena

The Seattle City Council has agreed in principle to a new basketball arena in SoDo.

NBA In Seattle: Sacramento Kings Could Move To Virginia Beach, According To Report

The Sacramento Kings could be moving to Virginia Beach. Just where does that leave Seattle in its hopes of getting an NBA team?

City Council Holds Yet Another Meeting On New Basketball Arena

There was yet another public hearing for a basketball arena in Seattle. There were yet another mob of people in support for an arena. Still it seems like nothing new is happening on the City's side.

We Need To Talk About Kevin Durant

The Thunders window for winning an NBA title rests solely in the hands of Kevin Durant.

NBA Playoffs: A Seattle Point-of-View of the OKC Thunder and their Possible Run to the Finals

A lot of Seattle NBA fans have a love-hate relationship with their former team.

NBA Dunk Contest: Seattle SuperSonics Classics, Terrence Stansbury

With the NBA Dunk Contest upon us, it's a good time to remember those participants from the team we miss so much.

Learning Lessons From Past Relocations

The Sacramento Kings were floated as a potential relocation target for Seattle to lure, but it just doesn't feel right. If Seattle is going to take a team, it needs to learn lessons from the past.

NBA, NHL In Seattle: Arena Plans In Place

There do appear to be plans in place for an arena that would support an NBA and NHL team in Seattle.

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Seattle Sonics Taskforce Formed With Goal Of Bringing NBA, NHL To Seattle

The Sonics Taskforce, a committee put together by local lawmakers, met for the first time on Monday with the goal of building an arena to lure the NBA and NHL to Seattle.

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Seattle's Hope For A New Arena Begins With Interest In NHL Relocation

After news of a group with interest in bringing the NHL to Seattle in late-May, now there's talk of overcoming the most significant barrier: building a new arena.

NBA Charity Game An Opportunity For Seattle To Send A Message, Support A Great Cause

The NBA will be in Seattle for the Hoops 206 Game, benefiting A Plus Youth Program and the Boys and Girls Club. Tickets are on sale now, and this is why you should show up, show support and give back to the city.

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NBA Charity Game Featuring Current, Former Players Set For July 23 At Key Arena

The NBA will be back in Seattle for a charity game on July 23, for the first time since the Sonics were swept away to Oklahoma City.

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Nate Robinson Traded To Oklahoma City Thunder In Deadline Deal

NBA trade rumors are heating up ahead of Thursday's noon trade deadline. Gerald Wallace has been linked the Portland Trail Blazers, though talks have stalled. Check out the latest in our trade rumor StoryStream.