Kings trying to maintain playoff position through February

The 2015-16 NBA season has been a mixed bag for the Sacramento Kings, who got off to a sluggish start and had to work their way around DeMarcus Cousins trade rumors in the early going. Head coach George Karl was even said to be on the outs and every player was potentially on the chopping block.... More

CK Podcast 234: A look at future stars with NBC’s Ed Isaacson

On this week's Cowbell Kingdom Podcast, the team discusses this week's rapid decline after the five-game winning streak and how it quickly became a three-game losing streak.Cowbell Kingdom had a conversation with Ed Isaacson from NBC and NBADraftBlog.com about future NBA talent.Make ... More

Kings stumble in Portland

The Kings fought hard to pilfer playoff positioning, but suddenly the hunter became the hunted Tuesday night in Portland where the Blazers won 112-97. The loss drops the Kings to ninth and their playoff spot now goes to the Blazers.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QZRsB_2xfhcIt was clear ... More

Video: NBA admitted mistake in Sacramento’s double-overtime loss

There were many questionable calls in last nights heartbreaking 129-128 double-overtime loss to the Charlotte Hornets. But the most obvious one was the travel I harped on after it went viral on Twitter.Troy Daniels clearly travelled and it wasn’t even close. You have to give him credit ... More

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