Schultz's effort to get Sonics back is a legal long shot
With the NBA expected to approve the Seattle SuperSonics' relocation to Oklahoma City on Friday, former Sonics owner Howard Schultz thinks he can rescue the team for Seattle with a lawsuit. When he sold the team for $350 million in 2006, Schultz thought the new owners would work to keep the team in Seattle. Recently disclosed e-mails sent by the new owners now indicate that the new owners had no plans to keep the team in Seattle and were hoping for a quick move.
Schultz and his attorneys ...
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