Non-Sharks NorCal Sports Thread XIX
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03-01-2013, 01:25 AM
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Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson just gave a pretty rousing speech, announcing the investor group putting in a bid to buy the Kings and build a new arena at the downtown mall.
24 Hour Fitness founder, Mark Mastrov and billionaire, part-owner of the Penguins, Ron Burkle would be the majority owners. Burkle was instrumental in the development of the new Pittsburg arena. JMA Ventures, current owners of the Downtown Plaza have stated that they're onboard for discussions, but nothing signed yet.
The bid will be submitted to the NBA Board of Governors, meeting tomorrow's deadline.
Here's the story.
Nice. **** Seattle.
I mean, not really. The Sonics should be an expansion team.
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