26 results for month: 03/2017

CK Podcast 287: No Limits for Skal Labissiere

Matt George and Leo Beas break down the Sam Hinkie rumors, the aftermath of Kings versus Pelicans and they interview NBA Skills Trainer, Packie Turner, who trains Stephen Curry, Seth Curry, Aaron Gordon and Skal Labissiere. Make sure to download the Valley Tire Center mobile app, register and turn on your notifications to ... More

LaVar Ball will not be a distraction for any team that drafts his son

Many around the basketball world have had their eyes set on the Ball family from Chino Hills, Calif., and the person who has been leading the charge by saying anything to generate attention has been LaVar Ball, father of the three Ball boys. LaVar is the father of Lonzo Ball, LaMelo Ball, and LiAngelo Ball, all who have ... More

Buddy Hield’s improved statistics in Sacramento are not a fluke

It’s been nearly a month and a half since the Sacramento Kings traded away DeMarcus Cousins to the New Orleans Pelicans for a combination of players – one of which included a rookie named Buddy Hield. Sometimes you just need to be in a situation where a team believes in you 100 percent. When Hield was in New Orleans, he ... More

Game Preview #4 between the Kings and Jazz

Tonight, the Sacramento Kings will be facing the Utah Jazz one final time at the Golden 1 Center. The Kings are coming off a 91-90 victory against the Memphis Grizzlies. The Jazz are currently leading the regular season series against the Kings 2-1, with two of the losses coming within one point. 1st game: The Jazz ... More

Analysis: Three realistic options for the Kings in the upcoming draft

With less than 10 games remaining in the season, the decision for bottom tier NBA teams to tank is at an all-time high. Potentially being the best draft class in a decade, the 2017 NBA draft is lingering around the corner and NBA General Managers are well aware of its existence. The top prospects are set and scouts have ... More

Collison, Lawson and Cauley-Stein react after the thrilling victory over Memphis

The Sacramento Kings’ young guns have been fun to watch since the big trade and tonight they continued to show their hustle and love for the game. The team definitely wanted this game really bad for their head coach, Dave Joerger. This win was for coach! pic.twitter.com/oUtVJPUBsF — Cowbell Kingdom (@Cowbell_Kingdom) ... More

Kings make great comeback, Papagiannis showing signs of maturity on the floor

They say it’s not over until the fat lady sings. In the Kings’ case, the fat lady started humming at one point, but she did not finish her note. The Los Angeles Clippers, who just clinched a playoff berth two days ago, were up by as many as 18 points in the fourth quarter, but did not get the job done as the Kings ... More

Collison speaks on his big free agency decision this offseason

Only 9 games remain for the Sacramento Kings in a very turbulent 2016-2017 NBA season, and drastic changes are expected for the franchise this summer. A youth movement has begun in Sacramento, with general manager Vlade Divac loading up on rookie talent and draft picks after moving on from veteran all-star DeMarcus Cousins. ... More

Joerger on Labissiere’s near triple-double: ‘We’ve got to play through him’

Skal Labissiere nearly achieved his first triple-double against the Golden State Warriors as he finished the night with 10 points, 10 rebounds and 8 assists. Buddy Hield scored a career-high 22 points with eight rebounds and seven assists, while Ty Lawson scored 20 for Sacramento. Dave Joerger had this to say about ... More

Papagiannis discusses recent success and the importance of mentorship from his teammates

The name may not sound familiar to some yet, but this 7-foot-1 big man from Greece has high hopes for himself and the Sacramento Kings as well. In the recent draft, Georgios Papagiannis was selected with the 13th pick in the first round and didn't play for most of the season, but after the DeMarcus Cousins trade was made, it ... More