NBA approves kings sale, The NBA has approved the sale of the Sacramento Kings to a group headed by Vivek Ranadive, according to Brian Windhorst.
Sacramento mayor Kevin Johnson says Vivek Ranadive's purchase of Kings has been approved by NBA owners. He now has control.
— Brian Windhorst (@WindhorstESPN) May 19, 2013
Ranadive now has control of a Sacramento team that went 28-54 last season.