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By Belal Abdel On Monday, July 21st, 2014

Thunder Won’t Wear Patch to Honor Sonics Title

Since relocating from Seattle, the Oklahoma City Thunder have done basically whatever they can to separate themselves from the Seattle SuperSonics. The team has been looking to establish their own identity in the More...

By Mark Gunnels On Sunday, September 8th, 2013

Gary Payton Says Him and Shawn Kemp are ‘The Original Lob City’

Hall of famer Gary Payton was known for trash talking during his playing days and that characteristic has translated nicely into his post-career. In his latest run of rants, Payton reminded the media at the Naismith More...

By Mark Gunnels On Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

Gary Payton Contemplated Quitting Basketball as a Rookie

Gary Payton will be inducted into the basketball hall of fame September 8th. Nicknamed “the glove”, Payton retired as the only player in NBA history to accumulate 20,000 points, 8,000 assists, 5,000 More...

By Robert Littal On Monday, May 13th, 2013

Caption the Photo: Kevin Durant Rocking His Seattle Supersonics Throwback Hat

I don’t understand why the NBA just doesn’t give Seattle an expansion team. That way Sacramento is happy and Seattle can have their team back. David Stern makes things so difficult at times.  More...

By BSO Staff On Thursday, April 4th, 2013

Report: Gary Payton Inducted Into the Hall of Fame

Kelly Dwyer of Yahoo Sports is reporting that Gary “The Glove” Payton has been inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame. According to’s Scott Howard-Cooper, former SuperSonics, Bucks, Lakers, More...

By BSO Staff On Saturday, March 9th, 2013

David Stern Says Sacramento Group Needs More Cash for Kings to Stay

David Stern has called on the Sacramento group trying to keep the Kings from moving to Seattle, to loosen their purse strings. According to a story by Ben Olliver of Sports Illustrated, Stern made it clear that More...

By Vashti Hurt On Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson Tells Seattle Fans Not To Celebrate Too Early

The Maloof family, current owners of the Sacramento Kings, announced Monday that they’d reached a deal to sell the NBA franchise to a Seattle-based investment group.  This deal had Seattle basketball fans that More...

By Quierra Luck On Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013
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Rich Investors Are Planning To Keep The Kings In Sacramento

    Seattle Fans might want to settle their ruffles, some pretty rich investors might be putting a halt to your new NBA team. According to The Sacramento Bee, Billionaire Ron Burkle and Bay Area investor More...

By BSO Staff On Monday, January 21st, 2013
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Phil Jackson Rumored To Be A “Lock” For Front Office Job With Seattle-Bound Kings

The Lakers’ loss may be Seattle’s gain.  Multiple outlets are reporting that an agreement has been reached for the long-rumored sale of the Sacramento Kings to an investment group from Seattle.  More...

By BSO Staff On Monday, June 11th, 2012
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Seattle Sonics Fan Creates Special “Beat OKC” Miami Heat Logo

If we were to run a BlackSportsNation poll asking “Who are you rooting for in the NBA Finals?”, it is safe to say that most of the map would be Oklahoma Blue. Heck, even Florida would probably be blue More...

By Robert Littal On Thursday, June 7th, 2012
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Seattle Newspaper Headline: “Sonics Advance to Finals..Oh Wait..” (Photo)

You have to feel bad for the city of Seattle. They were loyal Sonics fans (Supersonics if you are old school like me). They only got to see Kevin Durant in his rookie season knowing that he was destine for greatness More...

By Robert Littal On Monday, March 12th, 2012

Woman Gets Giant Gary Payton Tattoo on Her Stomach (Photo)

Even in the tattoo Gary Payton looks confused, why someone would get that big of tat of him on their body. The woman is from Seattle and it should come as no shock to anyone she is single. It is likely she will More...

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