Another loss but this one has a stronger significance

There comes a point during every Sacramento Kings season where the attention of the fans turns away from the Western Conference standings and redirects itself more appropriately towards mock drafts.It has been that way for the past ten years and the legacy will continue. Last night was that ... More

A general perspective for the final 20 games

With 20 games remaining for Sacramento, the question arises. What will the game plan be for the rest of the season? Do you make a final playoff push being only 6.5 games out? Or do you look towards the offseason, where the team can be picked apart and assets can be secured?For most fans, ... More

Omri Casspi’s recent struggles from beyond the arc

As Omri Casspi put on his slick plaid suit, you could see the frustration all over his face. He would move his head side-to-side in dismay. He had recently found out that he was snubbed from the NBA Three-Point Contest even after having an indelible shootout against the best shooter in the ... More

Are the Kings doomed for NBA purgatory?

The NBA trade deadline came and went and the Sacramento Kings were one of many teams that decided against making a move. The summer ahead is one of uncertainty. With the salary cap set to rise from $70 million to potentially $90 million next season (ESPN.com), players and front offices alike ... More

Pick and Roll Plaguing Kings

The pick and roll is nothing new. It was made famous in the 1990s by the Utah Jazz’s John Stockton and Karl Malone. Almost two decades later, stopping it is still a Rubik's cube of a riddle.Now it’s an NBA staple, and one that is implemented in numerous amount of plays each game.A... More

Cauley-Stein: ‘It’s not easy playing defense with five people especially with two or three’

Everyone in the media has pretty much already touched on how intelligent and talented Willie Cauley-Stein is. Therefore, I’ll save my words on complimenting the young rookie.We had a good conversation before the Celtics game and we touched on many things but the emphasis was defense. We ... More

Assessing Rudy Gay’s trade value

The NBA trade deadline is February 18th. Still weeks away, but for many players around the league, it will be the longest weeks of the year.Not only do legitimate trade rumors fly around at a seemingly incessant rate, but artificial rumors are also created to disrupt team chemistry and ... 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

2016 Kings full of optimism but still have 2015 burdens

With all the optimism created by the last two road victories, frightening flashbacks of 2015 still persist. Sacramento's 5-3 start in 2016 hasn't exactly made them the hottest team in the NBA, but they seem to be a different team nonetheless.The Kings appear to be playing with more effort ... More

Playing with nothing to lose, Curry gives Kings what’s needed

By now, this up-and-down season has left Kings fans a little fatigued. What the Kings have lacked in consistency, they’ve gained in questions. Unfortunately, many of the questions have gone unanswered and still fester in eerie silence.What has been consistent, is the explicit lack of ... More