102 results for author: Leo Beas

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

A trade that would make sense for both Houston and Sacramento

The Rockets are interested in the Kings’ veteran big Kosta Koufos, according to ESPN’s Marc Stein. I am a huge fan of Koufos and the little things he does to help a team win games. Many fans don’t appreciate his game because he doesn’t produce godly stats but if you break down film on his game, you will be able to ... More

Addressing Cousins’ Beef With Cowbell Kingdom and Moving Forward

Dear People of Sacramento and the NBA Community, I was at a promotional event hosting a Kings-Grizzlies watch party at Sail Inn Grotto when the Sacramento Bee released its column regarding DeMarcus Cousins’ attempts to control the media. I briefly skimmed through it because I was focused on the game, which the Kings ... More

CK Nation Post Game Show #5: Lackadaisical Performance from the Kings

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bElcLabS61c&feature=youtu.be If you had DeMarcus Cousins in your fantasy starting lineup, you probably did well. Cousins posted 26 points, 17 rebounds and six assists but the Kings dropped their third straight game and questions about a potential change in the starting lineup has arisen. ... More

Malachi Richardson scores 22 points in his debut with the Reno Bighorns

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wViQWpieOX8 The Reno Bighorns pretty much went with the Sacramento Kings' Summer League squad against the Rio Grande Valley Vipers. They started with Isaiah Cousins and Malachi Richardson in the backcourt and Lamar Patterson, Skal Labissiere, Georgios Papagiannis to round out the frontcourt.... More