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01-21-2013, 05:35 PM
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Originally Posted by gstommylee View Post
Problem is retaliation by the NBA by no allowing a team to EVER return to seattle. I don't think its in hansen's best interest to sue.

I think The binding sale/agreement has escape clauses in it if the NBA were to reject the sale.
The Maloofs will still be allowed to receive other offers until BOG approval

http://www.tsn.ca/nba/story/?id=414103


'The Maloofs will get a $30 million non-refundable down payment by Feb. 1, according to the deal, the person said. They will still be allowed to receive other offers until the league approves the sale.'

Can't see the Hansen group going after the NBA or the Maloofs if a group very wealthy white knights saves the day. In that unlikley scenario, I can see expansion, even by 1.

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