It’s all about enjoying the weekend and staying focused on the remaining 25 games for Cousins

As the NBA regular season goes on pause for its yearly break for All-Star weekend, NBA players get a chance to rest their bodies and their minds. For most players, the annual mid season break gives them a chance to relax and take time to themselves. But for DeMarcus Cousins, the fun continues ... More

Day 1: DeMarcus Cousins, John Wall, Isaiah Thomas and CK Podcast

Matt George and Leo Beas break down the last seven games where the Kings won five of them and give out their mid-season grades. Did you agree with them? They also preview All-Star Weekend and the things that might come out of it. Join the CONVERSATION! Make sure to download the Valley Tire ... More

Malachi Richardson: Humble and Hungry

“With the 22nd pick, the Charlotte Hornets select Malachi Richardson out of Syracuse,” echoed NBA Commissioner Adam Silver in the 2016 NBA Draft. After shaking Silver’s hand wearing the Hornets draft cap, the then 20-year-old shooter quickly found out that he was headed to Sacramento, ... More

Analysis and takeaways from a successful 4-2 homestand for the Kings

For the first time this season, the negative buzz surrounding the Sacramento Kings has toned down a bit. Since returning from their eight game road trip, the Kings have developed a new identity built by adversity and experience. The Kings opened up their six-game homestand with a buzzer beater ... More

Cousins praises Cauley-Stein’s recent performances

A video posted by Cowbell Kingdom (@cowbell_kingdom) on Jan 24, 2017 at 11:45am PST Despite a (3-5) road trip, Kings center Willie Cauley-Stein found success in the mid-season eight game outing. Determined to not fall into the carousel of underachieving Sacramento Kings first round ... More

Sunday Musings: The importance of the final three minutes of the fourth quarter

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gUpzQ_ja7Kc Floating in and out of the eighth playoff spot in the Western Conference, the 15-21 Sacramento Kings have had their fair share of troubles in the closing minutes of games this season. With little to no room for error in a season where the playoffs are ... More

The significance of Anthony Tolliver’s effectiveness

For what seemed like ages in the late 2000's, the Sacramento Kings were plagued with the "young team" label that carried more of a negative connotation than positive. That label was synonymous with the roster's lack of playoff experience, low basketball I.Q., and inability to win games. With the ... 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

CK Nation Post Game Show #5: Lackadaisical Performance from the Kings

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bElcLabS61c&feature=youtu.be If you had DeMarcus Cousins in your fantasy starting lineup, you probably did well. Cousins posted 26 points, 17 rebounds and six assists but the Kings dropped their third straight game and questions about a potential change in the ... More