Tyreke Evans wrapped up the second day of his two-day basketball camp at the Dr. Ephraim Williams Family Life Center in Oak Park. If you recall, we were unable to get Evans' comments on the trade to move down from the seventh pick and reacquire forward John Salmons yesterday, as the trade wasn't ...
Jimmer Fredette will be arriving at the Sacramento airport Friday at 4pm. It's time for Kings fan to open their arms and embrace the Jimmer. Let's give this young man a Kings welcome folks.
After the final pick of the NBA Draft was made tonight, Kings Vice President of Basketball Operations Geoff Petrie and Head Coach Paul Westphal addressed the local media at the Kings Practice Facility. Updated (12:45 am) with video.
We just got off the phone with 35th pick of the 2011 NBA Draft and newest Sacramento King, Tyler Honeycutt. As far as his new teammates go, he said he's most excited to play with Tyreke Evans. And though he was unhappy to slip out of the second-round, he said the wait was harder on his mom. ...
With the 35th pick in the second round of the 2011 NBA Draft, the Sacramento Kings select sophomore small forward Tyler Honeycutt out of UCLA. Expected to go in the first round, Honeycutt slipped on draft day and was unexpectedly available when the Kings picked the first of their two ...
With the tenth pick in the 2011 NBA Draft, the Sacramento Kings (via the Milwaukee Bucks) select point guard Jimmer Fredette out of Brigham Young University. The senior guard averaged an incredible 28.9 points per game in his final college season, shooting nearly 40% from three point ...
Caught up with Tyreke Evans a few hours ago, who's back in Sacramento hosting a free basketball camp with the Positive Coaching Alliance and VSP the next two days for underprivileged kids in the area. And with the draft just minutes away, Evans shared some of his thoughts.
He was however unable to comment on the blockbuster trade the Kings reportedly made this afternoon. The Kings guard hadn't yet received official word that the trade was a done deal from the team yet.
It all began All-Star Weekend when NBA commissioner David Stern gently picked up the Sacramento Kings and placed them on the tracks of the craziest roller coaster ride known to man. For months, the ride went up and down, side to side, splashing through pools of water, until a reprieve of sorts brought the ride to an abrupt halt. While plenty of fans were able to get off and take a break, the hardcore fan couldn't quite lift the hand rail and got locked in for another turnaround.
That turn? Draft season.
We've done our best to bring you top notch draft coverage through prospect profiles, podcasts with some of the most relevant guests and mock drafts from a variety of sources, so here is a recap.
Spurs GM R.C. Buford on the reports of Tony Parker's availability, via Mike Monroe of the San Antonio Express-News:
“We’re not shopping anyone,” Buford said, via text message. “We’ve received calls on a lot of our guys and we’ve answered the phone.”
For the right deal however, ...
The ESPN DDL live mock first-round mock draft is in the books. I represented the Kings. You can read the chat transcript here.
Cavs - Kyrie Irving
Wolves - Derrick Williams
Jazz - Brandon Knight
Cavs - Enes Kanter
Raptors - Kemba Walker
Wizards - Kawhi Leonard...