Category: Seattle SuperSonics

Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn: “I’ve Had a Feeling that There Might Be Some More Twists and Turns”

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

It was a sad day Monday in Seattle as fans and the community there found out that the city would not be getting an NBA team back. At one point, it seemed inevitable that the Sacramento Kings franchise was on its way there, but fans in Sacramento celebrated Monday as ...

Nate McMillan Looks Forward to Coaching in NBA Again, Perhaps in Seattle

Monday, March 11th, 2013

Nate McMillan has taken the year off from coaching basketball, instead spending time on the road, studying the game and his philosophies on it in hopes that he may get another crack in the NBA. The hosts in this interview ponder whether McMillan, who coached in Seattle from 2000-05 and ...

Shawn Kemp Feels Excited About the Prospect of the NBA Coming Back to Seattle, But is Sympathetic to Kings Fans

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

Shawn Kemp knows exactly what Sacramento folks are feeling today. While the deal has yet to be finalized and Sacramento mayor Kevin Johnson looks to be going down swinging, it appears that the Kings might be headed to Seattle. That's exciting to Kemp, who watched his SuperSonics skip town a ...

Kevin Durant Plays the Game the “Right Way”

Friday, May 21st, 2010

The LeBron conversation of the last couple of weeks sparked quite the internal debate. What would the first round look like if every NBA player was thrown into a pool for teams to draft? So much to consider... Who goes number four? How high does Rajon Rondo go? ...

Scott Brooks on Kevin Durant: “He is Going to Be One of the Very Special Players in This League and It’s Going to Happen Soon”

Monday, November 9th, 2009

When the Sonics moved from Seattle to Oklahoma City, I didn’t really know what to expect from the Thunder, but they certainly look like they are heading in the right direction.  While they have struggled in the past couple of years whether it was in Seattle or in Oklahoma City, ...

Nick Collison Defends Himself And Seattle Against Radio Host

Thursday, August 20th, 2009

Nick Collison has gone on record as saying that he was disappointed when the Seattle Supersonics were uprooted from their foundation in Seattle and displaced to Oklahoma City last off-season. As a Seattle resident, that makes two of us Nick. For some reason, this now has become a major story, ...

It’s Hard to Celebrate 30th Anniversary of Sonics Championship When the Team is Now in Oklahoma City

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2009

With all apologies to the Seattle Storm and the Washington Huskies football team of 1991, the drought of major championship wins by Seattle sports franchises stretches all the way back to 1979, when the Oklahoma City, err, Seattle Supersonics defeated the Washington Bullets for the NBA Championship.   Now that the Sonics ...

The United States Tallest Ever Politician Wants To Bring The Sonics Back

Monday, March 30th, 2009

James Donaldson, a former NBA All-Star, is planning to run for Seattle City Counsel in 2009. A former Seattle SuperSonic for his first three NBA seasons, Donaldson wants to clean up the disorganization with the Sonics 2008 exodus in an effort to bring the Sonics back, amongst other things. What ...