Stories tagged: Chris Hansen
Fri., April 7, 2017, 8:35 p.m.
In Seattle, arena debate rests on potential teams, timing
For more than half this decade, the debate around building a new arena in Seattle has gone nowhere.
Wed., Nov. 16, 2016, 11:06 p.m.
Matt Calkins: Chris Hansen pulls off genius move by bringing Russell Wilson aboard
Debate all you want about whether Chris Hansen’s arena plan is the best one for the city. It has been a source of contention, confusion and consternation for years.
Fri., April 29, 2016, 1:30 p.m.
Seattle arena plan could move step closer to reality
The Seattle City Council is scheduled to vote Monday on whether to vacate a stretch of the road where investor Chris Hansen hopes to eventually build the arena that could …
Tue., June 3, 2014
Hansen pursuit of team continues
SEATTLE – Steve Ballmer’s departure from the group looking to bring an NBA team back to Seattle isn’t derailing lead investor Chris Hansen’s hopes of landing a team. Hansen told …
Wed., May 15, 2013, 10 p.m.
Seattle still without NBA after relocation denied
After nearly four months spent awaiting a decision on the return of professional basketball, Seattle was left Wednesday feeling jilted again. And wondering when, and if, the NBA will ever …
Sun., May 12, 2013
Report: Owners won’t sell to Sacramento group
SEATTLE – The current owners of the Sacramento Kings have told their fellow NBA owners that they will not sell the team if a deal with a Seattle group to …
Sat., May 11, 2013
Hansen ups offer to buy Kings
SEATTLE – After the NBA’s Relocation Committee voted unanimously last week to recommend that the Sacramento Kings stay put, Chris Hansen promised “we have absolutely no plans to give up” …
Wed., April 3, 2013, 9:43 p.m.
Sacramento, Seattle groups present to NBA owners
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 put …
Tue., Jan. 15, 2013, 9:35 p.m.
Kings sale saga continues
Sacramento mayor Kevin Johnson said Tuesday he has been assured he will get a chance to present the NBA’s Board of Governors with a counter offer to a proposed deal …
Fri., Jan. 11, 2013, 6:26 p.m.
Rumors abound amid reports that Kings-deal-to-Seattle is done
Another day brought another round of reports and rumors about the future of the Sacramento Kings and their potential relocation to Seattle.
Thu., Jan. 10, 2013
Seattle investor pursues NBA’s Kings
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – After saying for years they would never sell their basketball team, members of the Maloof family now appear close to unloading the Sacramento Kings to a group …
Tue., Sept. 25, 2012
Seattle council approves arena
Facilities: A wealthy hedge-fund manager won approval Monday for his plan to bring professional men’s basketball and hockey back to Seattle, with initially skeptical City Council members agreeing to put …
Sun., Sept. 16, 2012
Commentary: Mariners’ arena stance arrogant, hypocritical
Seeing as how the Mariners have achieved consistency – 11 consecutive years without a postseason appearance – it makes sense that they want to prove more versatile than just a …
Mon., July 30, 2012, 10:06 p.m.
Successful vote first step for Seattle arena project
One vote down and plenty more to go in the quest to build a new arena that could bring the NBA back to Seattle.
Wed., June 20, 2012
Seattle arena investor asks for patience
SEATTLE – Chris Hansen sees the groundswell of support that seems to be developing in the community behind his push for a new arena that could bring the NBA back …
Sat., Oct. 1, 2011
EWU confirms assistant coach no longer with team
Eastern Washington University officially announced Friday afternoon that longtime assistant football coach Chris Hansen is no longer a member of coach Beau Baldwin’s staff. The school, in a statement released …
Thu., Sept. 29, 2011
Sources claim EWU football assistant Hansen resigns
Chris Hansen, a longtime assistant and current running backs coach and camps coordinator for Eastern Washington’s football team, has resigned his position, according to several sources close to the program. …
Tue., Oct. 12, 2010
Running back for EWU defies foster care’s higher ed record
The letters arrive on a semiregular basis, sometimes as often as twice a month. Scrawled on each are the words, “I love you.” Occasionally, there’s a reminder to “brush your …
Thu., March 11, 2010
Program leads Spokane youth through firefighting challenges
Chris Hansen, 16, has always wanted to be a firefighter. The junior at Central Valley High School said he wants to help people and have a sense of pride about …