Found February 27, 2012 on Yahoo! Sports:
Sacramento's efforts to build a new arena for the Sacramento Kings have never been closer to becoming a reality. The city, the NBA and the Kings announced a tentative deal Monday to finance a new arena that would keep the team in California's capital. The City Council is expected to vote on the plan March 6.
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