Joerger: ‘We fell in love with the jump shot instead of getting in the paint’

ATLANTA -- Foul trouble was the storyline of the game for Sacramento as Rudy Gay and DeMarcus Cousins sat most of the second and third quarter. The Kings kicked off their five game road trip tonight against the Atlanta Hawks losing 106-95, bringing their record to (2-2) on the season.Cousins ... More

Sacramento Kings Road Trip Breakdown and Predictions

The Sacramento Kings have played solid team basketball in the first three games of the season. They put on a consistent show against the Phoenix Suns on opening night, but fell a little bit short against the San Antonio Spurs in the home opener.Then they had a sluggish start in their second ... More

Kings vs Timberwolves Preview: Who wins the battle between Gay and Wiggins?

With the first game behind them in the new Golden1 Center, the Sacramento Kings (1-1) are set to take on the Minnesota Timberwolves (0-1) at home.Both teams haven’t had much success in the NBA for years but both teams have new coaches and young talent, which should show promise in the near ... More

Kings vs. Spurs Preview: Will the Kings be ready for the challenge?

Coaching changes and roster acquisitions most of the time mean minor changes for most NBA teams, but in Sacramento the difference is very obvious early on. After a 113-94 victory in the season opener against the Phoenix Suns on Wednesday, this season looks somewhat promising for the Kings. ... More

Kings show growth in season opener

Phoenix, Ariz. ---- Every NBA team understands the threat that star center DeMarcus Cousins poses.Wednesday night it was the Sacramento Kings bench squad that stunned the youthful Phoenix Suns on the way to a 113-94 victory in the season opener for both teams.The starting-five for the ... More

7 takeaways from Kings vs. Warriors inside the shark tank

Thursday night’s preseason game between the Sacramento Kings and Golden State Warriors had the atmosphere and intensity of a mid-January tilt between division foes.There was a lot to take away from the Kings’ 105-96 loss, but here are a few things that really jumped out at me watching from ... More

NBA 2K17 Simulation: Kings vs. Warriors

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iuQDyRXvO2AWith the first preseason game jitters gone after conceding a loss 103-84 against the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday, the Sacramento Kings continue their preseason in Oakland tonight against the Golden State Warriors.On Tuesday, the Warriors played ... More

NBA 2K17 Simulation: Kings vs. Lakers

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YTxGmH1BfCk&feature=youtu.beWelcome to a new series of interesting pre-game articles where a Cowbell Kingdom reporter gives you a prediction of the game.Today, the Sacramento Kings and Los Angels Lakers will go to battle in Anaheim in preseason game #1 for ... More

3 Takeaways from Isaiah Cousins’ Summer League Debut

The 2016 NBA Summer League has been fun to cover but Pokémon Go has stolen the show in Las Vegas.It’s fun to watch the future NBA stars as rookies and sophomores, but this new phenomenon has captured the attention of the vast majority of the world.I am guilty of playing the game for ... More

Rockets thump Kings convincingly to secure a playoff spot

Not much to say about this 116-81 blowout. The Kings’ front office did everything possible to not make this final game competitive by adding Rudy Gay to their rest list.Honestly, tonight’s roster was an above average D-League team and the Houston Rockets did what they were supposed to do, ... More