Muckleshoot Tribe eyes relocation of Sonics
The Muckleshoot Tribe of Washington is drafting a proposal to relocate the Seattle Supersonics to tribal land.

Tribal leaders met with Sonics owner Clay Bennett, who is considering a move of the NBA team. Although no decisions have been made, the tribe would build a new arena in Auburn, where the tribe owns a racetrack.

The tribe bought the Emerald Downs track in 2002. The 185-acre is not yet in trust but the tribe has submitted an application to the Bureau of Indian Affairs.

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Muckleshoot to propose moving Sonics to its land (The Seattle Post-Intelligencer 6/5)

Relevant Links:
Muckleshoot Tribe - http://www.muckleshoot.nsn.us
Seattle SuperSonics - http://www.nba.com/sonics

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