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Kings Deal is “Signed, Sealed and Delivered,” says Mayor


Vivek Ranadive, Mayor Kevin Johnson and Mark Friedman address the media after the NBA Board of Governors vote to keep the Kings in Sacramento. May 2013
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Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson announced Friday morning the Kings deal is “signed, sealed and delivered.”

The mayor will hold a news conference at city hall tentatively scheduled at 10 a.m. Friday.

During an interview Friday morning, Mayor Johnson confirmed a deal between the Maloof brothers and the Sacramento investor group had reached.

“Couldn’t sleep last night, … we did it, we did what other people said we couldn’t do,” said Mayor Johnson.

We’ll air Friday’s press conference live on FOX40 and