Washington pulls away late to beat Oregon State 56-43
Payton started the game watching behind the Oregon State bench before joining the elder Kemp courtside as the former Seattle SuperSonics teammates watched their sons meet. The parents spent most of halftime signing autographs and posing for pictures
Kemp, Andrews lead Washington past Seattle 63-48
from behind the 3-point arc, while Kemp went on a dunking spree in the arena his father once played for the Seattle SuperSonics . Kemp had three dunks as part of Washington's 19-6 run to open the second half. Quevyn Winters added 12 off
Kevin Durant staying with Nike
the swoosh!'' Durant signed with Nike in 2007, right about the time he was drafted in the first round by the Seattle SuperSonics . His KD shoes have been popular since the first was released in 2009. Durant has since blossomed, winning the
Former NBA first-round pick Swift arrested in home robbery plot
driving. Swift, who originally committed to play at USC, before he ended up being drafted by Seattle, played for the SuperSonics from 2004-08. His second season was his best when he played 47 games and averaged 6.4 points and 5.6 rebounds. But
Former Washington star Bob Houbregs dies at 82
Boston Celtics and Fort Wayne Pistons during his brief NBA career. Houbregs also served as general manager of the Seattle SuperSonics in the early years of the franchise. Houbregs was inducted into the Naismith Hall of Fame in 1987.
Tom Chambers' jump from Seattle to Phoenix pioneered unrestricted free agency in the NBA
players. The 1987 All-Star Game MVP, Chambers had averaged 20.4 points per game over five seasons with the Seattle SuperSonics after being traded from the San Diego Clippers and had helped lead the team to a berth in the 1987 Western Conference finals
Super Bowl XLVIII had Seattle crime at a standstill
Sunday night, although it’s unclear if they were related to the citywide celebration. The Seahawks’ Super Bowl win was Seattle’s first pro sports championship since the Seattle SuperSonics won the NBA title in 1979.
Durant's 43 help Thunder beat Lakers
record. Their 43-12 mark equals the best start in the franchise's 47-year history, set by the 1995-96 Seattle Supersonics . Oklahoma City is 20-7 without second-leading scorer Russell Westbrook, who hasn't played since getting
Durant scores 43 as OKC hands Lakers 7th straight home loss
record. Their 43-12 mark has equaled the best start in the franchise's 47-year history, set by the 1995-96 Seattle Supersonics . Chris Kaman and Wesley Johnson scored 19 points apiece for Los Angeles, and Kendall Marshall added 14 points
Ex-Cavs coach Wilkens would trade for Love 'in a heartbeat'
team during the cherished era of Brad Daugherty, Mark Price and Larry Nance (1986-93). He also coached the Seattle SuperSonics to an NBA championship in 1979 and was an assistant under Chuck Daly with the original Dream Team in the 1992 Olympics