Basketball will come back to Seattle. Seattle fans feel hopeful but also wary, and somewhat guilty, with the sale of the Sacramento Kings and the prospect of the SuperSonics’ return. Much of the delay is attributed to the renovations of KeyArena, the former — and future — home of the SuperSonics. Think the Seattle SuperSonics and you might conjure up memories of Hall of Fame coach Lenny Wilkens leading them to the NBA championshipin 1979. The only man on this list to have spent his entire career with the Supersonics, Fred Brown holds many franchise records, including: most points in a single game (58), most points in a playoff game (45), and most steals in a game (10).
I believe it’ll happen — we will have a team again someday. The team moved to Oklahoma City in 2008, changing its name to the Oklahoma City Thunder. The Seattle SuperSonics NBA team played in the league from 1967, till they were rebranded as Oklahoma City Thunder in 2008. He’s an actor, comedian and Seattle native. Seattle SuperSonics 2007-08 Roster and Stats. Filter Sort by Featured Best Selling Alphabetically, A-Z Alphabetically, Z-A Price, low to high Price, high to low Date, new to old Date, old to new In terms of Seattle basketball, Fred Brown is royalty. I know that the NBA bringing in a new team now might be a mess, but it just feels off here without the Sonics. The Seattle SuperSonics (also called the Seattle Sonics) were an American professional basketball team based in Seattle, Washington that played in the Pacific and Northwest Divisions of the National Basketball Association (NBA) from 1967 until its final season in 2007–2008. The Seattle SuperSonics made a terrific run all the way to the NBA Finals in 1995-96. Nick Collison Collison still plays for the Oklahoma City Thunder, although he will become a free agent on July 1. I don’t know when, or how, but I feel it. All the latest news, updates, and rumors on the possible revitalization of the Seattle Supersonics Recent Game Results Height of bar is margin of victory • Mouseover bar for details • Click for box score • Grouped by Month The Seattle SuperSonics relocation to Oklahoma City was a successful effort by the ownership group of the Seattle SuperSonics to relocate the team from Seattle, Washington to Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.The team began play as the Oklahoma City Thunder in the 2008–09 NBA season, after becoming the third National Basketball Association (NBA) franchise to relocate in the 2000s. The official site of the Oklahoma City Thunder. This feature is not available right now. Seattle fans make a final plea inside KeyArena to save their SuperSonics. So many legends of the game have had their moments in Seattle. But like all of us, Joel McHale is an avid sports fan with feelings. Let’s take a look at the 21 players to suit up in Seattle SuperSonics’ green and gold that season and where they are now.