Mar 24, 2013; Sacramento, CA, USA; Sacramento Kings fans hold signs during the second quarter against the Philadelphia 76ers at Sleep Train Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports

NBA Denies Relocation To Seattle; Keeps Kings In Sacramento

In a near four hour meeting, members of the NBA’s Finance and Relocation committees along with other league representatives voted to deny relocation to the Seattle based Hansen-Ballmer group.

We’ll have more on the news as it continues to flow in.

Sam Amick broke the news:

RT “@sam_amick: The NBA Board of Governors has voted down the relocation bid to move the Kings to Seattle, @USATODAYsports has learned”

Update: Vote was 22-8 in favor of keeping Kings in Sacramento and yes, one of “no” votes came from the Maloof family.

 

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