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Sodo arena vs. KeyArena, and whether polling is 'rigged,' on The Overcast

New pictures of what the Seattle arena might look like.

Episode 8: Seattle Times reporter Geoff Baker talks Sonics arena, and Stuart Elway reveals the magic of polls.

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