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I’ve been a Sonics fan since the early 80′s, and was part of the original team at When I’m not editing posts and monitoring comments you’ll find me raising a family, pastoring a church, or lifting some weights. Heavy weights.

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User Blog

Seattle Pro Am 2014: Opening Weekend a Success


A great recap of last weekend's action at the Seattle Pro Am.

The Downstroke - Episode 11 - with Kevin Calabro!


Kevin Calabro guest host and brings in guests Marques Johnson and Jon Barry to talk NBA!

Rashard Lewis still has game


Former Supersonic Rashard Lewis is finding his place to contribute for the Miami Heat.


NBA Finals Game 2 - Open Thread - Spurs vs. Heat

Can the Spurs keep it rolling or do the Heat get their revenge?

Steve Ballmer meeting with Shelly Sterling?


Is it smoke or a smoke screen?

The Downstroke - Episode 8: Michael McCann Edition


Kevin Nesgoda interviews sports lawyer and analyst Mike McCann.

Hope is not dead (NHL).


Dow Constantine on meeting with NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman.

Total Class - Kevin Durant MVP Acceptance Speech


Class is one of those thing where you know it when you see it. Well done Kevin Durant!

Sonics Rising Community Guidelines


Some helpful guidelines to make our site a satisfying place to hang out.

The Downstroke - LIVE tonight!


Call in after 9:30PM Pacific if you want to join us on the show!

NCAA Tournament - Sweet Sixteen Day 2 Open Thread


Florida vs. Dayton and Arizona vs. Wisconsin - will there be another upset today?

NCAA Tourney Open Thread (LATE!)


Feel free to discuss the earlier games, or the ongoing later games here!

The Downstroke - Sonics Rising Radio - Episode 2


Last night we hosted our second radio show!

The Downstroke - Sonics Rising Radio Show


Call in tonight and join us live as we record the second session of The Downstroke.

Busted Brackets - NCAA Tournament Open Thread #4


Some interesting match ups today - will the upsets continue?

No Perfect Bracket Left! NCAA Day 3 Open Thread


Everyone was out of the perfect bracket challenge in just the first round! How does your bracket look?!?

Get up for "The Downstroke!" - Sonics Rising Radio


In case you missed it last night - we hosted our first live call in show!

2014 NCAA Basketball Tournament Bracket Challenge


Win and you have bragging rights for the whole year!

David Aldridge calls for return of NBA to Seattle


It is time to make Seattle whole again.

Seattle Seahawks - SUPER BOWL CHAMPIONS!


Let the celebration begin!

Sonics Rising: Super Bowl Staff Predictions


Predictions for tomorrow's Super Bowl by the staff of Sonics Rising.

Were the 1983-84 Sonics the greatest Sonics?

On paper, the 83-84 Sonics looked like a great team. But did they live up to that?

Was Richard Sherman out of line?


Was Richard Sherman out of line? Edited by Joanna Nesgoda


Game Thread: Thunder vs. Rockets

The Rockets haven't done all that well against OKC (James Harden's former team) since he joined them. Russell Westbrook is out again tonight, so that might give Harden more breathing room. The...

2013's Top Users at Sonics Rising


Who kept conversation going in 2013? Are you on the list?!?

Spill the beans - what did you get?!?


The presents are open, leftovers are being heated up for lunch.  What was your haul yesterday?  Did you get any killer Sonics gear?  Give anything worth mentioning?  What were your highlights for...


Seahawks vs. Saint - seeking 11-1!

Your SEATTLE SEAHAWKS! Team Stats - Game Averages Pts Yrds Pass Rush Off 27.8 358.5 (12th) 210.5 (25th) 147.9 (2nd) Def ...

When did you start to follow the Sonics?


When and how did you become a Sonics Fan?  What is your story?  Care to share?  If you have a great story (or lengthy one) don't hesitate to write it up as a Fan Post where I can feature it if it...

Podcast: Week 2 NBA power rankings


Listen in and comment on what you think of Kevin's rankings!


Lakers @ Rockets

The most interesting story line of the game is the obvious one - Dwight Howard vs. Lakers. Perhaps the most interesting sub-plot is whether the Lakers can continue to (at times) play above...

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