28 results for author: Mohamed Bah

Buddy Hield has career night at home, leads Kings to final victory in Sacramento

What better way to have a career night than doing it one more time for the home crowd? Buddy Hield finished with 30 points on 12-of-20 shooting from the field making him the Reno Dodge Power Performer. Hield has now scored in double digits for six games in a row. Ever since coming from the New Orleans Pelicans in the ... More

Kings vs. Suns Preview #4

In the last home game of the 2016-17 NBA regular season, the Sacramento Kings will take on Devin Booker’s Phoenix Suns for the fourth and final time. The Kings will also take on the Los Angeles Clippers on Wednesday for the final game of the season. The Kings are coming off a 135-128 loss against the Houston Rockets at ... More

Labissiere plays well against the Lakers but it wasn’t enough

The Sacramento Kings lost a close one to the Los Angeles Lakers 98-94 in a game that came down to the last two possessions. "They threw us around in the paint and got 16 offensive rebounds," Dave Joerger said. "We have to do a better job of protecting the rim." Skal Labissiere was the leading scorer for the Kings as ... More

Kings vs. Lakers Preview #4

Kings basketball returns tonight as they take on the Los Angeles Lakers for the fourth and final time. The Kings are currently coming off two ill-advised victories against the Minnesota Timberwolves and the Dallas Mavericks. "It's all about learning how to win, especially for us, the young crew," rookie Skal Labissiere said ... More

Galloway helps lead Kings past Mavericks

The Sacramento Kings defeated the Dallas Mavericks 98-87 at Golden 1 Center behind a solid game from Langston Galloway who finished with 15 points for the night, making him the Reno Dodge Power Performer. This is Galloway’s second consecutive game with double digit scoring. "Certainly a tough night when you play with eight ... More

Kings vs. Mavericks Preview #3

With the playoffs out of reach for the Sacramento Kings, they will take the floor for five more games. They will begin tonight against the Dallas Mavericks at the Golden 1 Center. Buddy Hield was named the Western Conference Rookie of the Month for games played in March yesterday. "He's been working hard, trying 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

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

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

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