106 results for author: Leo Beas

Bogdanovic reportedly set to sign a $36 million deal with the Kings

Chris Paul gets traded to the Houston Rockets, the New York Knicks part ways with Phil Jackson and reportedly, Bogdan Bogdanovic is set to sign a three-year contract worth $36 million, according to the Sacramento Bee. Even though free agency is not officially here, it already feels like basketball heaven. Originally, ... More

Final 2017 NBA Mock Draft

Last week, I released my third mock draft. This is my final version one day before the big day. Take this into account, things can change with trades, but if everything stays the same, I feel good about my picks. NBA teams have already started making moves. The Lakers dealt D'Angelo Russell to the Nets and the Hawks traded ... More

NBA Mock Draft 3.0

Last week, I released my second mock draft and many fans reacted differently. Some people are skeptical of Dennis Smith Jr. dropping to No. 10 but it's not unrealistic because of his character issues, according to multiple reports. His talent is undeniably impressive, but for a Kings team that has dealt with so much scrutiny ... More

NBA Mock Draft 2.0

Last week, I released my first mock draft and many fans reacted differently. I would say it was a 50/50 with my decision on the Kings taking OG Anunoby with #10. This week, I feel a little different and have the Kings selecting someone else at both spots. Without having a chance of watching the top prospects yet workout in ... More

NBA Mock Draft 1.0

The NBA Draft Lottery was a complete success, according to Sacramento Kings General Manager Vlade Divac. "We are pleased with the outcome tonight and excited to have secured two top 10 picks in a very strong draft," Divac said. "We’re in a great position to improve our team and we look forward to the draft this summer." I ... More

Rudy Gay will opt-out of his contract

Rudy Gay will opt out of his contract with the Sacramento Kings and become a free agent, according to Marc Spears of ESPN. Despite suffering an Achilles tendon tear midway through last season, Gay is confident he will land a big payday this summer due to his fast recovery time. I’ve said multiple times on the CK ... More

Lawson has had his own redemption year just like the North Carolina Tar Heels

The redemption tour for North Carolina came to an end Monday night as the Tar Heels got the job done 71-65 against a very talented Gonzaga team. “I was excited. Them boys took it home. I know they are feeling good right now, they probably running up and down on Franklin street going wild,” Ty Lawson said with a chuckle. ... More

1-on-1 with Ty Lawson: It’s time for everyone to step up

Vlade Divac knew he was taking a risk when he signed Ty Lawson and so far, Lawson has exceeded most expectations and has been a welcomed addition on and off the court. Last week was a hectic week for the Sacramento Kings, and it all started after the All-Star Game when they decided to move on from DeMarcus Cousins. It shook ... More

Buddy Hield’s extreme confidence on full display

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nuF7yeaIX-8&feature=youtu.be I will not compare Buddy Hield to Stephen Curry because it’s extremely unfair and a bit silly, but I do believe Hield can have a successful tenure with the Sacramento Kings. After getting a chance to interview the rookie from Oklahoma, the positive vibes I got ... More

Has the New Era of Proud officially arrived?

The Sacramento Kings organization as a whole have been reluctant to move DeMarcus Cousins, until now. According to multiple sources, the Kings have traded Cousins to the New Orleans Pelicans. The Kings were in discussions over the past several days with the Pelicans management at All-Star weekend and also had discussions ... More