The next man up mentality

It's a mindset of always being ready, even when the chance of that happening is not to be expected every night. The Sacramento Kings finally have depth, especially at the point guard position. Darren Collison and Rajon Rondo should be the two holding down the majority of the minutes at the ... More

4 takeaways from the season opener

It was the last season opener in the kingdom known as Sleep Train Arena. The Kings faced a hungry veteran Clippers team that gave them all they can handle in the first three quarters. The purple and black led by center DeMarcus Cousins scored 32 points but would fall short 111-104. There are ... More

Video and practice notes: Karl on Rondo’s improved jump shot

10/26/15 Practice Notes: Rajon Rondo can easily be misunderstood but one thing is for certain — nobody can question his worth ethic and leadership. These are some of the characteristics that have made him a successful NBA player. My biggest takeaway from training camp and preseason is ... More

Video: Karl on McLemore’s solid practice

10/23/15 Practice Notes: Ben McLemore looked like last year's player that showed signs of being that relentless defender and player that can get you a bucket at any time during a game. The issue is that he is very inconsistent but you can't deny his talent. Head coach George Karl says he ... More

Cowbell Kingdom’s 2015-16 Forecast

Leo Beas' season prediction: The Sacramento Kings are full of strong-minded individuals that have been labeled by the national media as moody, inefficient and cancerous before they even played a single game. Fair or not, the players have used that as motivation to prove their nonbelievers ... More

Sacramento Kings center takes a selfie with John Calipari and Anthony Davis. (Photo: Jonathan Santiago)

How will DeMarcus Cousins approach his homecoming?

The stage has been set for the reunion of multiple former Kentucky Wildcats at Rupp Arena tonight. If you think about it, this game might have a larger significance than any other preseason game to one Wildcat that plays on the Sacramento Kings. That man is DeMarcus Cousins. The same ... More

Multimedia: Not necessarily a sign of instability, but noteworthy

Video produced by Manny Vieites. Cowbell Kingdom strives to provide the news objectively while providing Kings fans with frontline coverage. We published the entire Rajon Rondo interview in order to provide the full context. It ... More

Kings vs Lakers Preview

Gametime: 7:00pm (pst) Where: MGM Grand Arena, Las Vegas, NV Broadcast Information: NBA League Pass Kings Projected Starting Lineup: PG: Rajon Rondo SG:Ben McLemore SF: Rudy Gay PF:Willie Cauley-Stein C: DeMarcus Cousins Lakers Projected Starting Lineup: PG: ... More

4 takeaways from Sacramento’s preseason home opener

The Sacramento Kings faced off against a San Antonio Spurs with no Tim Duncan, Tony Parker, Manu Ginobli, or Boris Diaw. Can't forget to mention that their head coach Greg Popovich also was not in attendance Thursday night. With none of these quality players on the sidelines, the Spurs still ... More

Gallery: Vintage Rondo in victory over Spurs

  Kings fans finally had a chance to watch their beloved team at home and the Sacramento Kings did not disappoint. The 95-92 victory was a tricky final score because the Kings were in control for the vast majority of the second half. Once they cleared the bench, the Spurs made their ... More