Lawson has had his own redemption year just like the North Carolina Tar Heels

The redemption tour for North Carolina came to an end Monday night as the Tar Heels got the job done 71-65 against a very talented Gonzaga team. “I was excited. Them boys took it home. I know they are feeling good right now, they probably running up and down on Franklin street going wild,” ... More

Collison, Lawson and Cauley-Stein react after the thrilling victory over Memphis

The Sacramento Kings’ young guns have been fun to watch since the big trade and tonight they continued to show their hustle and love for the game. The team definitely wanted this game really bad for their head coach, Dave Joerger. This win was for coach! pic.twitter.com/oUtVJPUBsF — Cowbell ... More

Kings make great comeback, Papagiannis showing signs of maturity on the floor

They say it’s not over until the fat lady sings. In the Kings’ case, the fat lady started humming at one point, but she did not finish her note. The Los Angeles Clippers, who just clinched a playoff berth two days ago, were up by as many as 18 points in the fourth quarter, but did not get ... More

Collison speaks on his big free agency decision this offseason

Only 9 games remain for the Sacramento Kings in a very turbulent 2016-2017 NBA season, and drastic changes are expected for the franchise this summer. A youth movement has begun in Sacramento, with general manager Vlade Divac loading up on rookie talent and draft picks after moving on from veteran ... More

Joerger on Labissiere’s near triple-double: ‘We’ve got to play through him’

Skal Labissiere nearly achieved his first triple-double against the Golden State Warriors as he finished the night with 10 points, 10 rebounds and 8 assists. Buddy Hield scored a career-high 22 points with eight rebounds and seven assists, while Ty Lawson scored 20 for Sacramento. Dave ... More

Papagiannis discusses recent success and the importance of mentorship from his teammates

The name may not sound familiar to some yet, but this 7-foot-1 big man from Greece has high hopes for himself and the Sacramento Kings as well. In the recent draft, Georgios Papagiannis was selected with the 13th pick in the first round and didn't play for most of the season, but after the ... More

CK Podcast 286: Lonzo Ball, Resting NBA players and NCAA at G1C

Matt George and Leo Beas break down the NCAA at the Golden 1 Center, the future of Lonzo Ball in the NBA and why the NBA should stop resting NBA players. Make sure to download the Valley Tire Center mobile app, register and turn on your notifications to get free tire balancing. Check our their ... More

Breaking down Skal Labissiere’s career night

Skal Labissiere had a career-high 32 points in last night’s Kings 107-101 victory against the Phoenix Suns making him the Reno Dodge Power Performer. This is also his first game scoring 15+. “My teammates did a really good job of finding me, Coach put me in a good situation to succeed, and ... More

CK Podcast 285: Mike Schmitz of Draft Express and The Vertical breaks down the best point guards in the 2017 NBA Draft

Mike Schmitz is the director of scouting for Draft Express and an NBA Draft contributor for The Vertical. He discusses where Skal Labissiere would get drafted if the draft was redone and he breaks down what he sees in Buddy Hield and Malachi Richardson. We also go over the TOP 5 point guards and ... More

CK Podcast 284: Graham Betchart doubles down on Skal becoming an All-Star

Graham Betchart is a sports psychology mental skills coach and current director of mental training for Lucid Performance. He works with Skal Labissiere, Aaron Gordon, Zach LaVine, Marcus Smart, Stanley Johnson, Andre Drummond, Andrew Wiggins and Karl-Anthony Towns, just to name a few. Betchart ... More