When it became clear to St. Louisans that the Vancouver Grizzlies would not be delivered to a new home at Kiel Center on the wings of Blues owners Bill and Nancy Laurie, the rare breed that is the Missouri-bound NBA fan could not help but feel teased. We wanted to see Kevin Garnett gliding inside, Gary Payton taunting the opposition, Patrick Ewing sweating like a racehorse and Jason Kidd threading a pass up close and personal. We wanted an NBA team of our own, and what the media has of late called the best sports town in the country... More >>>