KeyArena is seen on the right in this aerial photo, with the Space Needle and the downtown Seattle skyline rising in the background. (DEAN RUTZ/The Seattle Times)
KeyArena is seen on the right. (Dean Rutz / The Seattle Times)
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City brushed off feasibility of NHL, NBA at KeyArena

Documents show Seattle officials knew of an engineering consultant’s finding that a KeyArena remodel could meet NBA and NHL standards, information they had well before an environmental statement rejected that alternative in favor of a more costly arena in Sodo.

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