Economist: Impact may not be replaced if Sonics relocate
SEATTLE -- U.S. District Judge Marsha Pechman has freely acknowledged she doesn't follow basketball.
But on Thursday she got a glimpse into the world of wounded Seattle SuperSonics superfans, courtesy of author, poet, humorist and season ticket-holder Sherman Alexie. The city called him to describe the team's importance to the community, or at least to Alexie -- and that he did, gushingly.
"I want two more years of the great gods," he pleaded during the federal trial to determine whether ...
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