Sacramento Kings Launch

by Jason Wise
Senior Manager, Digital

SACRAMENTO, CA – The Sacramento Kings launched today a new informational website and social media profiles for the downtown Entertainment and Sports Center (ESC). The site is now live at is responsively designed to help fans and the general public stay up-to-date on ESC news and progress across desktop and mobile devices. The site includes the latest arena renderings, videos, news articles and press releases, ticket information, a countdown clock, live video of demolition and construction, as well as details to sign up for job updates. As construction and development advances, further interactive features will be revealed.                                                                          

“We’re pleased to introduce an interactive one-stop source for all information related to the downtown Entertainment and Sports Center,” said Kings President Chris Granger. “The new website and social media profiles will keep the public informed and our fans even better connected to the project. Consistent with our NBA 3.0 philosophy, we are always working to incorporate the latest web technologies and social platforms to better connect and engage the best fans in the world.”                                                                    

Salvage and abatement of the Downtown Plaza is scheduled for May-July 2014 with demolition starting July 2014 and construction starting fall 2014. The ESC will be completed by October 2016, in time for the 2016-17 NBA season.

For more information, visit, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. In addition, fans are encouraged to show support by using the hashtag #PowerFoward.