The positives and negatives of Matt Barnes

The Sacramento Kings have signed small forward Matt Barnes to a two-year contract worth $12 million, as first reported by CSN Bay Area’s James Ham earlier this month, in an effort to bolster their front court depth.This free agent signing, which was made official by the team on July 9, is ... More

Ty Lawson has interest in playing for the Kings

Ty Lawson was once regarded as one of the upper-echelon point guards in the NBA. Last season, he posted career lows in points, field goal percentage, three-point percentage and free throw percentage. Now, he’s searching for an opportunity to show his worth again even if it’s not in an ... More

The major differences between Waiters and McLemore

From what I’ve seen on message boards, social media and other stories, the potential acquisition of Dion Waiters has really dumbfounded Kings fans.I also read the article on thesportsquotient.com that proclaimed Waiters as the worst player in the NBA, but then retracting and saying that ... More

Labissiere went from a near death experience to having his greatest dream come true

During Sacramento’s busy draft night, one of their picks came from a trade with the Phoenix Suns. With pick No. 28 in the draft, the team selected forward Skal Labissiere from the University of Kentucky.While it is no surprise Sacramento went with another Wildcat, the fact that Labissiere ... More

Richardson is ready to work his tail off for the Kings

After hundreds of so-called “fortune-tellers” had attempted to discourage Malachi Richardson from entering the 2016 NBA Draft, his dream came true when he was picked at No. 22 by the Charlotte Hornets, who were making the selection for the Kings after acquiring Marco Belinelli from Sacram... More

Matt Painter on Denzel Valentine: ‘You’re talking actual production’

It only takes one look at the Sacramento Kings’ backcourt to realize that help is needed and former Michigan State shooting guard Denzel Valentine might be the answer to that problem.The reigning Big Ten Conference Player of the Year, Valentine, went unsolvable throughout the season and ... More

Marks: ‘It’s exciting for us to work with a team with such a rich history and a proud fan base’

In a day and age where technology is essential to every day life, the Sacramento Kings are looking to utilize the importance society places on technology to make fans’ experiences the best they can be.At the beginning of the month it was announced that the Kings would become the first NBA ... More

Wayne Tinkle on Marquese Chriss: ‘The sky is the limit’

The 2016 NBA Draft is less than a week away and a potential homecoming could be in store for former University of Washington power forward and Sacramento, California native Marquese Chriss.Chriss, 18, is a hard to miss top-10 prospect—standing at 6-foot-9 and 225 pounds—and the Sacram... More

Cousins promoting a positive outlook to the youth in Sacramento

In 2015, more than 85,000, or 24 percent, of children in Sacramento County fell under the poverty line. To put things into perspective, all the children who fell into poverty can fill the Golden 1 Center (capacity of 17,500) nearly five times.Being in poverty can affect children in multiple ... More

Cousins: ‘I’ve always wanted to be on the Olympic team’

Every four years, an opportunity presents itself for the best athletes in the world to compete in their respective sports, the Olympics. Since earning bronze in the 2004 Athens Olympics, Team USA Basketball has dominated the past two Olympics by earning gold and winning by an average of 35.4 ... More