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NBA approves sale of Kings to Ranadive group

The NBA Board of Governors unanimously approved the sale of the Sacramento Kings on Tuesday to a group led by TIBCO Software chairman Vivek Ranadive.   The league s ...

NBA owners reject Sacramento Kings move to Seattle

DALLAS (AP) — NBA owners voted Wednesday to reject the Sacramento Kings' proposed move to Seattle, the latest in a long line of cities that have tried to land the franchi ...

Sacramento, Seattle groups present to NBA owners

NEW YORK (AP) — The future home of the Kings may not be settled this month after all. With owners facing a difficult choice between a move to Seattle or the team staying ...

44K season tickets requested for Seattle NBA team

  SEATTLE (AP) — 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 act ...

Maloof brothers no longer Kings of Sacramento

SACRAMENTO — The moment will be seared into the minds of long-suffering Sacramento Kings fans forever. Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson and Kings owners Joe and Gavin Maloo ...

Auburn City Council answers Sacramento mayor's call for Kings support

  Auburn City Councilman Keith Nesbitt recalls sitting next to Kevin Johnson at a mayoral meeting shortly after the former NBA All-Star was first elected, and Johnson stressi ...

Reader Input: Save ourselves before Kings

Hello. I just don’t understand one thing. In the news now were trying to save the Kings with 15-19 millionaires that put up their money to save them. Tell me something. Why ...

Fans left in limbo by Maloofs again

The Sacramento Kings’ owners pulled bricks from the foundation of Sacramento’s arena deal over the past month, then removed the cornerstone on Friday in New York. Kings fans ...

Kings arena financing plans, Placer County role, grow clearer

SACRAMENTO – The drive to keep the Sacramento Kings is also planning to keep its hand out of Placer County taxpayer pocketbooks. The 100-strong Think BIG committee of regional l ...

Sacramento shows NBA the money

SACRAMENTO — The NBA left town Tuesday. There’s no guarantee it will be back. Mayor Kevin Johnson, business leaders and fans have done all they could in the past few months t ...