23 results for author: Emmanuel Basulto

Bogdanovic rose to the occasion and Papagiannis didn’t

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F6YtcwsZflk There are 30 NBA players that are currently playing in the FIBA EuroBasket 2017 tournament. Two members of the Sacramento Kings are playing and performing very differently. Bogdan Bogdanovic scored 30 points against Latvia, who are led by Kristaps Porzingis. It was great to ... More

Kings sign JaKarr Sampson to a two-way contract

The Sacramento Kings announced Saturday afternoon that they signed forward JaKarr Sampson to a two-way contract. If you want to know what a two-way contract is, check out this video we produced when Jack Cooley reportedly became the first player the Kings would use one of their two-way contracts. The Kings officially ... More

Buddy Hield named to 2016-17 NBA All-Rookie First Team

Buddy Hield gave many Kings fans hope in the final 25 games of 2016-17 season, as he posted 15.1 points on 48 percent shooting from the field. He also shot 42.8 percent from beyond the arc, which is something to build on for next season. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QhzjYCDsNIk He was rewarded today by the NBA, as he ... More

Kings waive Afflalo, Temple becomes VP of NBPA

The Sacramento Kings have waived guard Arron Afflalo one year after signing him as a free agent. The Kings cut ties with Afflalo on Friday before his entire $12.5 million contract for the 2017-18 season would become guaranteed. Afflalo will get $1.5 million instead. In 61 games played (45 starts) with the Kings during ... More

Justin Jackson: ‘I’m going to work extremely hard to try to bring more wins’

Q. Could you start out with an opening statement what you'll bring to your new team? "Opening statement, okay. So I guess first and foremost, I can't say enough for how thankful I am for everybody in my circle, my family, my fiancée, first and foremost, my Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Without him, the blessings and the ... More

De’Aaron Fox is ready for his rivalry with Lonzo Ball

What's the best way to revive a Kings versus Lakers rivalry? By drafting two of the best point guards respectively in the 2017 NBA Draft, who also have a history of being super competitive with each other. De'Aaron Fox and Lonzo Ball and their father's seem to not like each other on the hardwood, which will make this ... More

De’Aaron Fox visited with Sacramento on Monday

https://youtu.be/DvYUjqVORxg Anytime a top-5 prospect visits Sacramento, it should be news and it was Monday morning, as Kentucky guard, De’Aaron Fox was paying the Kings a visit. Fox’s visit did not include media availability but he was pretty excited to be in Sacramento just by looking at his Instagram posts on his ... More

Two players who have a big decision to make very soon

The NBA is a business and the players know that. They must do what is best for themselves and their family. Rudy Gay and Langston Galloway both have player option’s that are due very soon. Gay’s player option decision date will arrive early, since the Sacramento Kings didn’t make the playoffs. The organization and its ... More

Injuries continue to plague the Kings

Richardson, 21, underwent an MRI today at a local Sacramento hospital and the news came back in very disappointing fashion. According to the team, Richardson has a partial thickness tear of the right hamstring and will be sidelined four to six weeks. The injury occurred with 1:06 remaining in last night’s game against the ... More

Would you pay to watch the final 5 minutes of an NBA game?

NBA commissioner Adam Silver has always been open to making tweaks, such as weekday morning games or altering the playoff system. But giving fans the option to pay to watch the final five minutes of an NBA game from any mobile device or TV would certainly attract the recreational fan. Loyal fans will watch all two hours of a ... More