Today's buzz surrounding civil supersonics
-- both small business jets and Concorde-size airliners -- is palpable.
Before he decided to join the Warriors when he entered free agency in 2016 - much to everyone's surprise - the small forward had spent his entire NBA career with Oklahoma, previously known as the Seattle Supersonics
. The criticism was more because his team had just lost to the Warriors in the Western Conference finals.
The Seattle SuperSonics
and the Los Angeles Clippers were the last NBA teams to play in Japan when they faced off in Saitama in November 2003.
Collison announced his retirement last May after spending all 15 years of his career with the Thunder franchise, which was the Seattle SuperSonics
when he was drafted 12th overall in 2003.
When it comes to compliance with the FCC's rules regarding broadcast television's required educational and informational programming, one of the nation's most-high profile owners of television stations has been getting it wrong since the Seattle SuperSonics
were defeated by the Chicago Bulls in the NBA Finals.
The as-yet unnamed franchise will be the Emerald City's first major winter sports team since the NBA's SuperSonics
left town in 2008.
"Bringing back memories." Durant was back in Seattle on Friday night (Saturday in Manila) along with his Golden State Warriors for a preseason game against the Sacramento Kings for the first NBA game in the city since the SuperSonics
left for Oklahoma City following the 2007-08 season.
The team will play its first inaugural match on Sunday, 11th March, 2018 against Mumbai South Sobo Supersonics
at 7.30 pm.
Councilman and OCEDT Chairman Larry McAtee said jokingly that he hoped the M-D acquisition went better than the Seattle SuperSonics
or the relocation of the elephant from Seattles Woodland Park Zoo.
A nine-times NBA All Star, Payton terrorized opponents with both offense and defense while spending the bulk of his 17-year career with the now defunct Seattle SuperSonics
. Nicknamed 'The Glove' for his smothering defense, a moniker given to him by his cousin after a dominating performance against All Star guard Kevin Johnson, Payton is the only point guard ever to garner the NBA's Defensive Player of the Year Award, in 1996.
During Savage's career in the NBA he served as the director of public relations for four different teams including the Houston Rockets, Los Angeles Lakers, Indiana Pacers and Seattle Supersonics