Has Willie Cauley-Stein lived up to the Tyson Chandler comparison early in his career?

In last year’s draft, the Sacramento Kings selected Willie Cauley-Stein with the sixth overall selection. The Kings were trying to improve their defense because the year before they gave up 105 points per game (28th in the NBA).It made sense to take Cauley-Stein because his defense was what ... More

Where does the talented 2009 Kentucky trio rank in the NBA amongst each other?

Take yourself back six years; John Calipari had just relieved coach Billy Gillispie from his coaching duties at the University of Kentucky. Gillispie and the Wildcats went 22-14 (8-8 SEC) during the 08’-09’ season missing the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 1992.The thought of ... More

Garrett Temple on the second unit: ‘We are real confident’

The NBA is a league that focuses a lot on who is in the starting lineup. The five who start the game are typically the most talented and give their team the best possible chance to win. However, the bench unit’s role in the success of a team is often undervalued but not ignored.The most ... More

Omri Casspi on Dave Joerger: ‘We Haven’t Talked Since Preseason’

After a season full of career highs in 2015-2016, Sacramento’s Omri Casspi has found himself riding the pine for most of this young season. Casspi played in 69 games for the Kings last season, and started 21 of those under former head coach George Karl.Now, after not playing a single second ... More

Cousins’ Rage Good for Stats, Bad for Kings

The short temper and passion that DeMarcus Cousins possesses are a major part of what make him as tough and talented as he is. Think of it as a bundle package by a television and Internet provider, it’s all-inclusive. You cannot have one without the other. There is no All-Star center without the ... More

Gay’s start to the season has been impressive but what does it mean?

It doesn’t look like the Sacramento Kings will be contending for an NBA championship anytime soon. Rudy Gay knows that, and we also know that Gay has been playing at a really high level through the first 11 games of the season.Gay is having the best season of his career, at least so far. Yes, ... More

Statistics and Perspective for the (3-5) Sacramento Kings

As it stands right now, on the night of November 6th, 2016, the Sacramento Kings have a record of 3-5.If we’re being honest, it’s really hard to get a good grasp of what a team really is when the season isn’t even 10 percent over. It’s the same as evaluating an NFL team a little after ... More

Would the Sacramento Kings improve defensively without Rudy Gay?

It looks like a near certainty that Rudy Gay will be leaving the Kings either at the NBA trading deadline or in the offseason. Whether it’s a trade for Goran Dragic or something involving the Los Angeles Lakers, the rumors are everywhere.However, for now, let’s try to wrap our heads around ... More

Sunday Musings: Don’t be so quick to judge Vivek Ranadive

Many people have mixed feelings about the new Sacramento Kings’ ownership, but you can’t dispute that principle owner Vivek Ranadive inherited a mess in 2013.That doesn’t mean he hasn’t made mistakes because he has, but when NBA fans or media outlets attempt to bash Ranadive and ... More

Basketball is much bigger than a game for Garrett Temple

There is so much more to the game of basketball than just the physical. More than the rules, regulations, and actions that take place between the lines. It's an emotional game, a mental game and to many, it's a spiritual game.For players like Sacramento Kings guard Garrett Temple, his spiritu... More