Found January 11, 2013 on Crossover Chronicles:
PLAYERS: David Stern
There is a strange mood in Sacramento right now.  It is one part frustration, one part defianance, one part melancholy and one part exhausted. This is what the Kings' owners, the Maloof family, and the reports of another relocation have done to one of the best fan bases in basketball.  Wednesday afternoon, it appeared as if the team was as good as gone when Yahoo! Sports reported the Maloofs were close to a deal to sell the Kings to a group from Seattle led by venture capitalist Chris Hansen. At that point, knowing Hansen's group already had a plan in place to build a new arena in Seattle and knowing many people in NBA circles including NBA Commissioner David Stern would like to see a team back in Seattle, many Kings fans sighed, muttered an expletive under their breath and thought their team was gone. Then Sacraemento Mayor Kevin Johnson held a press conference to say he was not giving up on keeping the Kings in California's capital.  Sadness turned ...
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