432 results for year: 2010

So The Arena Deal Is Dead… Now What?

Remember that complicated land swap that would have put the State Fair in the old Arco Arena, some other stuff at Cal Expo and the brand spanking new arena into a redeveloped rail yard that rivaled some serious Monopoly wheeling and dealing? Well, the Kings apparently couldn’t pass Go and the city of Sacramento didn’t ... More

Thanks, NBA – that's just what we needed.

In a not so shocking turn of events, the NBA, via e-mail to the Sacramento Bee, gave Kings fans a nice kick to the teeth at a time when excitement for a new season is at its highest. The day after training camp opens, the NBA has this to say:
"On the heels of the disappointing – but not surprising – action (or inaction) of the state and Cal Expo board, it is fair to say that the NBA has ceased its activities on the Sacramento arena front," league representative John Moag said in an e-mail to The Bee. "However, we will continue to monitor and respond to the activities and options of others that might reasonably ensure the competitiveness and viability of the Kings' franchise." ... More

NBA Blog Previews: Pacific Division Previews

Know thy enemy or something. The blogosphere is in a preview posting frenzy right now and we have the best previews for the Pacific Division teams right here. Just point and click. Clippers: Clips Nation | SBNation Recap Kings: Sactown Royalty | Cowbell Kingdom | SBNation Recap Lakers: Silver Screen and Roll ... More

NEVER Let DeMarcus Cousins Take The Vocals If You’re Playing Rock Band

I'm already a big DMC fan. He's a very personable and funny person when you get a chance to talk to him. But you can't have the nickname "Boogie" if you're going to sound like this: (Via Kings Flix) You know it's bad when you make Donté Greene leave the area. Donté is best friends with JT, which means he's heard JT ... More

1 practice, 2 injuries to report.

According to the Bee's Jason Jones via twitter: S. Dalembert left adductor strain and A. Wright left quad strain....neither will participate in tonight's practice. The severity of Dalembert's adductor strain(groin), which can vary greatly, will be crucial in determining how much time he will miss. Both Wright and Dalembert, ... More

Whiteside answers the ADD question.

During his first media day blitz, Sacramento Kings rookie Hassan Whiteside was asked and answered a very personal question regarding rumors about his draft day slide. http://www.youtube.com/v/lKlpsjVarFY While I was not the one who asked the question, it was clear to me that Whiteside was caught off-guard. Earlier in the day, ... More

The Purple Panjandrum goes to Media Day.

In what will go down as one of the greatest personal victories of all time, today I was able to secure an invite to the 2010 Sacramento Kings Media Day. A special thanks goes out to Kings' Executive Director of Media Relations, Darrin May, who made the day possible. I will be breaking down audio, video and still shots over the ... More

2010-11 Sacramento Kings Training Camp Preview.

2009-10 record: 25-57, 5th in the Pacific, 14th in the Western Conference. Coach: Paul Westphal (292-216) Second season with the Kings. Staff: Jim Eyen, Mario Elie, Truck Robinson, Pete Carril, Shareef Abdur-Rahim, Otis Hughley. Offense/Defense: 100.0 points per game (18th overall), 104.4 points per game yielded (25th ... More

Kings open up practice to the public.

Sunday, October 3 at 4pm, the Sacramento Kings will be showing off their new-look roster in an open practice setting. Admission and parking are free. You can click here to download and print your general admission ticket. The Kings have had a long tradition of opening up an early pre-season practice to the fans. The 2010-11 ... More

Cousins dislocates finger.

Thanks to the wonderful world of Twitter, we have up to the minute injury news with photo evidence! "Jus dislocated my finger lmao" -boogiecousins It appears to be the ring finger of Cousins' left hand. This isn't Francisco Garcia vs. the exercise ball, but it looks painful. With the style of play that DeMarcus Cousins plays, ... More