Today In Sports History: November 3rd
The Oakland Athletics first baseman Mark McGwire wins the American League Rookie of the Year.
The Minnesota Timberwolves played their first ever NBA game losing to the Seattle Supersonics, 106-94. Also on this day in 1989, Lou Piniella is named Cincinnati Red manager replacing the banned Pete Rose
Ever since Clay Bennett and his cronies snatched the Sonics away from Seattle, the city has been trying to get back a piece of their city history.
Now, NBA commissioner David Stern has said it is a very real possibility. With certain guidelines, though.
Stern has said that if the city of Seattle can come up if some money and build a new arena then he will open up to the idea...
With the Oklahoma City Thunder in the NBA Finals just four years after leaving Seattle, I decided to interview Jason Reid, the director of the critically acclaimed documentary "Sonicsgate" and to get his thoughts on what is a painful situation for a city still reeling from its loss.
Mark Graham: As a Seattle Sonics fan, what were your thoughts on the Thunder finally...
A major step in bringing the NBA back to Seattle has been reached when the Seattle City Council has voted in favor of a new deal that would build a much needed arena.
The Associated Press reports that the city council voted 6-2 to approve a plan to build a $490 million arena close to Safeco Field and CenturyLink field south of downtown Seattle.
The deal includes that $200 million...