Hansen message to fans: 'Our day will come'

Hansen message to fans: 'Our day will come'

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Investor Chris Hansen talks to reporters about Seattle's presentation before NBA officials and owners in New York City, April 3, 2013.

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by KING 5 News

KING5.com

Posted on May 15, 2013 at 5:59 PM

Updated Wednesday, May 15 at 5:59 PM

NBA owners voted Wednesday to reject the Sacramento Kings' proposed move to Seattle. Investor Chris Hansen issued the following statement after the results of the vote were announced:

While we are obviously extremely disappointed with today’s relocation vote and truly believe we put forth both a significantly better offer and Arena plan, we do thank the league and the owners for their time and consideration and look forward to hearing back on our agreement to join the Maloofs as Limited Partners in the Kings.

But most of all I would like to thank everyone in Seattle who has been a part of our effort and supported our cause. Words simply can’t express how much your support has meant to me personally and to our City. I truly believe we did everything possible to put our best foot forward in this process and you all should be proud and hold your heads high today.

Our day will come...and when it does it will just be that much sweeter for the struggle.

I love you Seattle!

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