Cousins: ‘You hate to lose games like this’

Heartbroken, deflated, defeated were some of the things I felt in the Sacramento locker room after the game. The players weren’t as much sullen as they were disappointed in squandering the opportunity to improve their win-loss record and get closer to a .500 winning percentage and further ... More

The Kings Court Podcast (Ep.7): ESPN’s TrueHoop Spencer Percy and SBNation’s Oleh Kosel join the show

On this episode of 'The Kings Court' podcast, hosts Vince Miracle and Drew Runberg discuss the Kings' recent five-game winning streak and the two players that have been huge in achieving that accomplishment. The show is also joined by ESPN's TrueHoop Queen City Hoops managing editor covering ... More

Kings finding big success in going against the grain

It's late Saturday night and the Kings just got done beating the Pacers for the second time this season. Pleased but fatigued, I head to bed and open Bleacher Report so it can serenade me to sleep. On a typical evening, I scroll through the various articles, rarely stopping to actually open ... More

Karl: ‘We won the game tonight with our defense’

A rejuvenated Sacramento Kings team The Sacramento Kings came into this game in sole possession of the 8th place. They also understood that they needed to beat a very good Hawks team that have owned them the past couple of years to stay in the top eight. They took care of business and pulled ... More

CK Podcast 233: ESPN Director of Analytics, Ben Alamar discusses the Kings’ chances of making the playoffs

The Cowbell Kingdom crew interviewed Dr. Ben Alamar, the ESPN Director of Analytics. They went over many things, including his role in signing Russell Westbrook, to what percentage his analytics give the Kings in making the playoffs this season. Are the Kings misusing Rudy Gay? Check out ... More

Next couple of weeks key for Rudy Gay’s future in Sacramento

The Sacramento Kings’ performances in the month of January have been better than average but still have that roller coaster feeling. The most significant win the Kings have had this month came against the Utah Jazz. Even though it did not come easy, it gave Sacramento the tiebreaker ... More

The Kings Court Podcast (Ep.6): Kings storm through clouds of rumors

On this episode of 'The Kings Court' podcast, hosts Vince Miracle and Drew Runberg enter this week's show with two very different opinions on the Sacramento Kings' play this past week. On last week's show both of the hosts believed that the team may have turned the corner. After seeing the team ... More

2016 Kings full of optimism but still have 2015 burdens

With all the optimism created by the last two road victories, frightening flashbacks of 2015 still persist. Sacramento's 5-3 start in 2016 hasn't exactly made them the hottest team in the NBA, but they seem to be a different team nonetheless. The Kings appear to be playing with more effort ... More

CK Podcast 232: Trade rumors, upcoming games, and how to improve

In this week’s CK Podcast, Host/Producer Joe Morgan and returning guest Vince Miracle, discuss the trade rumors surrounding the Kings, and who they would like to see come to Sacramento. The hosts examine the past weeks games and some possible solutions to the problems facing the ... More

Rudy Gay: ‘It is something I’ve always done in my career’

With so many rumors swirling around Rudy Gay, he decided to quiet some critiques with a game-winner and bring his team within a game of tying the Utah Jazz for the final playoff spot. Gay scored 24 points, grabbed nine rebounds and hit the clutch shot with under a second left to give the ... More