Kings stumble in Portland

The Kings fought hard to pilfer playoff positioning, but suddenly the hunter became the hunted Tuesday night in Portland where the Blazers won 112-97. The loss drops the Kings to ninth and their playoff spot now goes to the Blazers. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QZRsB_2xfhc It was clear ... More

Cousins: ‘You hate to lose games like this’

Heartbroken, deflated, defeated were some of the things I felt in the Sacramento locker room after the game. The players weren’t as much sullen as they were disappointed in squandering the opportunity to improve their win-loss record and get closer to a .500 winning percentage and further ... More

Karl: ‘We won the game tonight with our defense’

A rejuvenated Sacramento Kings team The Sacramento Kings came into this game in sole possession of the 8th place. They also understood that they needed to beat a very good Hawks team that have owned them the past couple of years to stay in the top eight. They took care of business and pulled ... More

Rudy Gay: ‘It is something I’ve always done in my career’

With so many rumors swirling around Rudy Gay, he decided to quiet some critiques with a game-winner and bring his team within a game of tying the Utah Jazz for the final playoff spot. Gay scored 24 points, grabbed nine rebounds and hit the clutch shot with under a second left to give the ... More

Cousins: ‘I think it was an incredible game’

Sacramento remains a team that can’t close out a game. Hit the rim and the game is over. This loss in the 'big D,' even without Rajon Rondo, Omri Casspi, and Willie Cauley-Stein, shows that this team cannot be trusted to finish anything. This loss was a pure lack of basketball IQ and a ... More

3 takeaways against Indiana: ‘We don’t win without Darren Collison’

The Kings took down the Indiana Pacers as Sacramento closed out a four game road trip, going 2-2 and salvaging what could’ve been a disappointing series of away games. Interestingly, the two victories came against the better half of the competition (Toronto and Indiana), while the two ... More

3 takeaways: ‘I don’t feel we made any adjustments when it was needed at the time’

Tonight’s matchup against the Washington Wizards was the Kings’ third game in four days. The Kings played Minnesota on Friday and Toronto on Sunday, with the games standing in stark contrast to one another. After the loss to Minnesota, Coach George Karl questioned the team’s professi... More

Cousins: ‘Besides Steph, I can’t name a point guard playing better basketball than him right now’

“(Besides Steph) I can’t name a point guard (Rondo) playing better basketball than him right now.” Check out Managing Editor Leo Beas' 3 takeaways from the Kings' 99-97 victory. And Check out what Coach Karl, Boogie and Omri had to say after the game. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=... More

Ben McLemore on win: ‘We definitely needed this’

The early stages of tonight’s game were great to watch for the fans in attendance because they haven’t seen that type of start in over a week. Their three-game skid came to an end with Sacramento's 114-106 victory. Kings fans will have a good night's sleep and not just because their team ... More

Ineffective isolation from RG on full display down the stretch in tough loss

Just when we thought the Sacramento Kings were closing on a great victory on the road against the very talented Oklahoma City Thunder, the greatness of Kevin Durant showed up and the untimeliness of a Rudy Gay turnover came to fruition. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mh1O1faaHLw The issue ... More