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Kings give local boy Ryan Anderson a tour

As first tweeted by our friend Carmichael Dave, Sacramento Kings brass were seen around town Monday with Orlando Magic restricted free agent Ryan Anderson.   That's right folks, the Kings are not just sitting around, watching the 2012 free agent class stroll by. Anderson played high school ball at Oak Ridge in El Dorado Hills and college ball down I-80 at Cal.  The 24-year old forward averaged an impressive 16 points and 7.7 rebounds per game last season for the Magic, taking home the NBA's Most Improved Player award.  He also led the league in 3- point attempts (422) and 3- point makes (166), which equated to a stellar 39.3 percent. While Anderson would present some interesting dilemmas, it appears that this is not a plan B type situation.  Jason Jones of the Sacramento Bee not only confirmed that Anderson was in town, but threw out a second bit of interesting information via twitter.  According to Jones, the Kings have already made a contract offer to their own restricted free agent, Jason Thompson. Here is the hitch in the plan.  With Thompson in tow, the Kings have at least five big men on the roster - DeMarcus Cousins, Chuck Hayes, Hassan Whiteside and rookie Thomas Robinson.  They also have Travis Outlaw, a combo-forward on the roster, who can add depth against smaller power forwards.  Is there room for a player like Anderson who has only played the 4 position most of his career? ... More

Does more bad news for Team USA, mean good news for DeMarcus Cousins?

An injury to another National Team finalist has boosted DeMarcus Cousins' hopes for a Summer Olympics bid. More

The Kings sold a pick for a profit, but can we just enjoy Thomas Robinson for a minute?

Explaining why the Sacramento Kings sold the 36th overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft. More

With the 5th pick in the 2012 NBA Draft, the Sacramento Kings select Thomas Robinson

The three stages of draft night are just now setting in.  The initial shock is almost over.  That feeling will be replaced by jubilation and eventually by a calming acceptance that the Sacramento Kings just got a whole lot better. It’s draft night 2012 Kings fans and your newest King is none other than 6-foot-9 power ... More

Donté Greene tweets his goodbye to Sacramento Kings fans

Donté Greene announced via twitter that he will return to the Sacramento Kings. More

While rumors fly, Geoff Petrie personally works with Tyreke Evans

With a little help, Tyreke Evans continues to work behind the scenes to get his game back on track. More

Kings extend qualifying offer to big man Jason Thompson

Jason Thompson will hit the free agent market on a restricted basis. More

Prospects battling for top four NBA Draft spots leave Kings waiting for leftovers

The Sacramento Kings hold the No.5 pick in this year's draft , but have yet to have top five talent walk in the door. More

Cowbell Kingdom 2012 Draft Profiles: Tyler Zeller and Co.

With Tyler Zeller headlining, the UNC big man brigade continues its march into Sacramento. More

Cowbell Kingdom 2012 Draft Profiles: John Henson and Co.

John Henson leads a battle of the bigs as the first round of draft prospects come through Sacramento. More