Found March 27, 2013 on Online Sports Guys:
Bankruptcy lawyers for Sacramento Kings minority owner Bob Cook have agreed to sell his 7 percent stake to Chris Hansen, the investor behind Seattle's effort to buy the franchise, according to News 10 in Sacramento. The $15.1 million price would give the Seattle group a total of 72 percent. The Maloof brothers, majority owners of the Kings, have previously agreed to sell their 65 percent stake for $525 million pending NBA approval. Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson says other minority owners of the Kings will submit an offer for Cook's stake in the next few days. There is a "no shop" provision on the Cook-Hansen deal, meaning there can be no other negotiations for the 7 percent pending the bankruptcy judge's ruling. The trustee for Cook's holdings is looking for an April 15-16 hearing date. The NBA Board of Directors meeting where owners will vote on whether the Kings will stay or go is set for a few days later... The Sacramento and Seattle investo...

Sick Child’s Dream To Meet Jimmer Fredette Fulfilled

In February, young Kings fan, Tyler Hallsey, was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor. When asked by his parents if he could do anything, what he’d want to do, Tyler said he wanted to meet Kings guard, Jimmer Fredette. The Sacramento Kings & Jimmer Fredette made it happen – in March, Tyler, assuming he was just going to see a Kings game, flew to Sacramento from Arizona...

Kings Coach Saves kid's life, makes MILFs happy

Sacramento Kings head coach Keith Smart saved a kid last night. Got a low five. Smiles. **Follow us on Twitter or Facebook. Subscribe, or Return to us on Twitter.... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~

Video:DeMarcus Cousins throws down a power dunk over Hamed Haddadi

DeMarcus Cousins has proven that he can be a little off-center sometimes with his behavior. But as the Phoenix Suns Hamed Haddadi found out, he is not one to be messed with around the rim. Oof! Please click here to watch this video. The post Video: Sacramento Kings DeMarcus Cousins throws down a power dunk over Hamed Haddadi appeared first on Players View.

Seattle fans eager to buy NBA tickets

The man who's trying to bring the NBA's Sacramento Kings to Seattle says fans have requested 44,000 season tickets in the event the team actually relocates. Hedge fund manager Chris Hansen had urged Seattle fans to join a ''priority ticket waitlist'' to show the NBA how strong support is for bringing professional men's basketball back to the city and...

Kings head coach Keith Smart intercepts errant pass before it drills kid (video)

The near and distant future of the Sacramento Kings franchise may be up in the air at the moment, but one thing that is not up for debate is how Keith Smart, the team’s head coach, is a hero of sorts as well as a staunch protector of children. During Sacramento’s game against the Golden State Warriors at Oakland’s ORACLE Arena on Wednesday, Smart snatched an errant pass from...

Sacramento Approves Deal to Build New Arena, Try to Keep Kings From Moving to Seattle

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — With the clock clicking down, the Sacramento City Council took its last shot at keeping the Kings in California’s capital by approving a public-private deal Tuesday to build a new 18,500-seat arena and retail center downtown. Approval of the arena was the last step in what has been a full court press by mayor Kevin Johnson to keep the city’s only major...

Kings 117, Suns 103

DeMarcus Cousins scored 17 consecutive points in the first half and finished with 34 in the Sacramento Kings' 117-103 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Thursday night. Cousins also had 14 rebounds while playing only the first three quarters. Isaiah Thomas added 23 points and eight assists to help the Kings win for only the second time in their past 14 games in Phoenix. Sacramento...

Council approves Sacramento arena

With the clock clicking down, the Sacramento City Council took its last shot at keeping the NBA Kings in California's capital by approving a public-private deal Tuesday to build a new 18,500-seat arena and retail center downtown. Approval of the arena was the last step in what has been a full court press by Mayor Kevin Johnson to keep the city's only major league sports...

Kings coach Keith Smart saves kid from getting hit by ball, asks for low five (Video)

For those of you thinking about getting courtside seats to an NBA game for your young children, you might want to check out this clip from Wednesday night's Kings/Warriors game.As Golden State's Stephen Curry attempted to throw a pass out of a double team, he threw in the direction of the Kings bench and appeared to be heading towards the head of a young fan.That's when...

VIDEO: Kings guard Tyreke Evans pulled off an incredible 360 layup vs the Suns

While 99% of basketball fans were watching the NCAA Tournament on Thursday night, the Sacramento Kings and Phoenix Suns met for a game that was only watchable if, like me, you're a fan of Bill Walton and his commentary (he served as the Kings' color commentator for this game). But, there was an awesome play in the game at least. Watch Kings guard Tyreke Evans make an insane...

Kings-Suns Preview

The Sacramento Kings and Phoenix Suns have little to play for over the final three weeks of the season but the Kings appear less content to ride out the string. Sacramento seeks its fourth win in six games Thursday night while trying to earn a rare road victory over the lowly Suns. The Kings (26-46) are set to miss the playoffs for a seventh straight season but they have registered...
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