Howard Schultz Gave Out $3.50 Starbucks Gift Cards: An Insider's Notes…

For those fans who believe that the only acceptable NBA champion is any team that's not the Miami Heat, the tempting choice is Oklahoma City. The Thunder have Kevin Durant's superlative set of skills, Russell Westbrook's freakish athleticism, and James Harden's 1840s prospector's beard. They are young and charming,… » 5/03/12 2:49pm 5/03/12 2:49pm

NBA Selects Man Who Relocated The Sonics And Lied About It To Head…

It gets worse for Sacramento. David Stern has appointed Clay Bennett, second-most hated man of Seattle and 2008 Oklahoman of the Year, to lead its Relocation Committee. The deadline for the Kings decision has also been extended to May 2. » 4/15/11 2:40pm 4/15/11 2:40pm

Thunder Owner Reaches Piddly Settlement In Frivolous Lawsuit

Clay Bennett will pay Sonics season ticket holders $1.6 million (the equivalent of Kevin Ollie), because he raised the price of tickets after the team moved to Oklahoma City. I'm not sure how that works, either. [Seattle Post-Intelligencer] » 1/21/10 9:30pm 1/21/10 9:30pm

Documentary Won't Bring Back Sonics, But It Might Make Seattle Cry

Three NBA fans from Seattle have created a documentary about the theft of their beloved Supersonics and put it online for free, because even though you know it accomplishes nothing, sometimes you just have to wail at the sky. » 10/13/09 1:45pm 10/13/09 1:45pm

Clay Bennett's Son Reveals Insight Into Father's Dislike Of Ugly…

The brilliant "Bend It Like Bennett" has discovered what appears to be the OKC Supersonics owner's son's Facebook page. Graham Bennett loves his father unconditionally — even when Dad rips apart some high school cheerleaders. » 3/08/09 3:45pm 3/08/09 3:45pm

Clay Bennett Is Happy To Screw Oklahoma Too

For some reason, we imagined Oklahoma City welcoming Clay Bennett and the Sonics with arms extended, lying prostrate, screaming "thank you" to the heavens. Anytime someone does something to a city as horrible as what Bennett has done to Seattle, there has to be someone who benefits, right? Other than just the owner?… » 4/17/08 1:35pm 4/17/08 1:35pm

Shocking Newsflash: Clay Bennett Is A Liar

Since they bought the Seattle Sonics, Clay Bennett and company have claimed that they did not have the initial intention to move the team to Oklahoma City. (They even told David Stern as much.) No one has ever believed them, and now there's proof. » 4/10/08 3:40pm 4/10/08 3:40pm