A local investment group led by Chris Hansen has a proposal to build an NBA arena in Seattle’s SoDo neighborhood. Their proposal has the potential to impact you and life in this city.
You will learn what the SoDo arena group needs from the city to proceed and what they hope a return of the Sonics will mean to Seattle.
In this episode, you can hear:
- Pete Nordstrom, co-president of Nordstrom, describes what basketball has meant to him and how his experience as a team owner influences his efforts to bring the Sonics back to Seattle.
- Wally Walker, former Sonics player and team executive, shares details of the proposal and what it was like to be a player on the first professional sports team to bring a championship to Seattle.