Month: August 2012

Why Seattle Adaptive Sports Supports Sonics Arena

by Tami English Director of Seattle Adaptive Sports with player Nick Weiss As the Executive Director of Seattle Adaptive Sports, the only organization in Western Washington that provides wheelchair basketball opportunities for both young people and adults, I wanted to share why we are such active supporters of the new Arena proposal. Prior to the… Read more »

The Arena Will Have a Positive Impact on Businesses

by Mick McHugh Proprietor, F.X. McRory’s The day Felix threw his perfect game this season, I was working in the restaurant as usual. It was a beautiful summer day here in Seattle — those of us born here probably thought it was a little too hot — and the restaurant was packed before and after… Read more »

Slick Watts on the Sonics and the Seattle Community

by Slick Watts Former Seattle SuperSonic Technically, I was only a Sonic for six seasons but I can tell you from my experience, and from the guys I played with and have known over the years, once you step on the court in front of Seattle fans they make you a Sonic for life. There’s something… Read more »