Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 4/4/12
What A Cluster**** Here’s what we know. The project proposed to the city by Chris Hansen is a good one. The project does NOT rely on NEW taxes, it would be self-funding,  IN any given year shortfalls would be covered by the teams. NO Public subsidies. This will avoid the roadblock many Seattle ventures have faced. Screeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeech Hit the brakes. A road block? Yes we have one now. The Seattle Mariners Continue reading for my thoughts, and some NEWS. The Associated Press reported yesterday that the Seattle Mariners essentially oppose a new NBA/NHL arena in the neighborhood of Safeco Field. It came to light yesterday with the letter they sent to the city of Seattle. Howard Lincoln the Mariners chairman signed the letter. It was first obtained by KJR-AM and later by the AP. Traffic problems appear to be the biggest concern that the M’s have in my opinion. But are these guys sniffing glue? Sodo District Image from the air. You can't fit another arena there? Cmon! Why do the M...
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