Seattle and Sacramento are facing off over the Kings. So we brought together reporters from The Seattle Times and The Sacramento Bee to look at the story in both cities.
The Seattle Times
Bob Condotta has been covering Seattle’s quest for a new arena and NBA and NHL teams. He has covered the University of Washington football program for The Seattle Times since 2002 and has covered a variety of sports in a career that began in 1985. Find him on Twitter: @bcondotta
Lynn Thompson covers city hall for the Seattle Times. Her beats over the past ten years have included education and local government in the north suburbs. She listened to the 1979 Sonics NBA championship game on an AM radio in Boston where she was a graduate student. Find her on Twitter: @lthompsontimes
The Sacramento Bee
Marcos Breton is the news columnist for The Sacramento Bee and was previously a sports columnist and senior writer. Breton is the author of two baseball books and is a Baseball Hall of Fame voter and a contributor to ESPN. He was also featured in Ken Burns’ documentary “The Tenth Inning.” Find him on Twitter: @MarcosBreton
Ryan Lillis is part of a three-reporter team at The Sacramento Bee covering the potential move of the Sacramento Kings and the quest to build a new arena. He has covered the city of Sacramento, its neighborhoods and politicians since 2008. Find him on Twitter: @Ryan_Lillis