Fingers Crossed for Downtown Sacramento Kings Arena

Downtown Sacramento Crossing Fingers For Kings Arena

News of the Sacramento Kings likely staying in town has more than just fans excited. Residents and business owners are excited about a possible downtown arena.

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Kings fans gather at Sacramento city hall. (credit: CBS)

Kings Fan Travels To NYC for NBA Meetings

By Dave “Deuce” Mason NEW YORK- On the eve of the NBA meeting that could decide the fate of the Kings future in Sacramento, Kings fans gathered at a New York City bar, “Public House,” […]

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Seattle Skyline (Photo by Dan Callister/Newsmakers)

Longshore Union Hopes To Bring Back Lawsuit Against New Arena In Seattle

The International Longshore and Warehouse Union says it intends to appeal a judge’s ruling that threw out their lawsuit aimed at undoing a deal to build a new professional basketball and hockey arena in Seattle — a key part of plans to bring the NBA back to town.


Sacramento City Council Meeting

New Details Of Arena Financing Plan Beginning To Emerge

The NBA-endorsed arena financing plan the Maloofs walked away from last year is getting a new look with a new location, and possibly new landlords.


John Shirey

Sacramento City Officials Confirm Investors Seek More Public Funding In Kings Deal

City officials confirmed Friday that major investors have requested city leaders contribute more taxpayer money to keep the Kings in Sacramento.


Mayor Kevin Johnson talks about the city credit card crackdown after a council meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012. (credit: CBS13)

Mayor Johnson: We Will Deliver New Downtown Arena

Questions are mounting inside Sacramento’s city hall about how much public funding could be going into a new downtown arena plan as a possible Kings investment group asked for more public funding.


Think Big Sacramento

Think Big Sacramento Director Issues Open Letter In Response To Failed Arena Deal

The executive director of Think Big Sacramento, Chris Lehane, issued a statement Sunday in response to the announcement by Mayor Kevin Johnson that the deal to build a new sports arena was dead.


KIngs Donte Green On New Arena

Kings Players Comment On Arena Deal

Mayor Kevin Johnson and the Maloofs were both clearly emotional today as they announced a deal to build a new arena in Sacramento.


Local Guy Happy About Kings

Sacramentans Breathe A Collective Sigh Of Relief As Deal Arena Struck

Many across Sacramento are cheering the news of a new arena deal. CBS13 talked with several people about the news.


Kings Fans At Meeting

Sacramento City Council Vote Allows Arena Planning Process To Move Forward

The Sacramento city council took another big step in building a new arena on Tuesday night.



Arena Task Force Praises Indianapolis’ Arena Financing Plan

This is the last chance for Sacramento to keep the Kings. And the city of Indianapolis may hold the secret to building a new arena here.



AEG Shows Interest In Building New Sacramento Arena

An international powerhouse is showing interest in helping Sacramento build a new arena.