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Kings to stay in Sacramento, good for ball!

February 27, 2012 Leave a comment

In case you haven’t heard, the Kings have an agreement  in place with the City of Sacramento to build a new $400 million arena and to keep the team in California’s capitol city for the foreseeable future. Although I don’t consider my self a Kings fan, there are a few reasons I’m happy to see the team stay in Sacramento. For one, the new arena looks like its going to be an amazing, top of the line facility. If you haven’t already seen the renderings, check out this gallery on

The second reason, and most important, is that I would have hated to see the city of Sacramento lose the team that has provided them with so many great memories. It’s been over the 25 years since the Kings moved to Sacramento and they have had some pretty good teams during that time. Particularly during the late 90s/early 2000s when the team was constantly in the title hunt. It brought excitement and pride to the city of Sacramento, not to mention 354 consecutive sellout games for the Kings.  Read more…