Audio: Geoff Petrie and Keith Smart address Sacramento media on 2012 NBA Draft

The Kings president and coach discuss the selection of Thomas Robinson following the 2012 NBA Draft. More

TrueHoop TV: Thomas Robinson with little sister Jayla

The Sacramento Kings newest player opens up to TrueHoop's Henry Abbott. More

Audio: Thomas Robinson speaks with Sacramento media

After being selected fifth overall by the Sacramento Kings, Thomas Robinson got on the phone with the local media. A few of the highlights, followed by the conference call in its entirety after the jump.
  • On his reaction to being selected: "I don't know where it came from. I worked hard to get here and now I'm able to see it...It really got emotional."
  • Robinson says he's excited to play alongside DeMarcus Cousins.   "He's tough, he's a young player and he's going to play hard. I wouldn't mind at all going to play next to him."
  • Was Robinson surprised that he slipped all the way to the No. 5 pick? "Yeah, but no. It kind of went based on team needs. The teams that skipped past me didn't need me at their positions. The Kings took a chance with me, took me at five and I'm going to make the best of that."
... More

With the 5th pick in the 2012 NBA Draft, the Sacramento Kings select Thomas Robinson

The three stages of draft night are just now setting in.  The initial shock is almost over.  That feeling will be replaced by jubilation and eventually by a calming acceptance that the Sacramento Kings just got a whole lot better. It’s draft night 2012 Kings fans and your newest King is none ... More

2012 NBA Draft Day Chat with the Cowbell Kingdom Crew

What will the Sacramento Kings' do with the No. 5 pick? More

Donté Greene tweets his goodbye to Sacramento Kings fans

Donté Greene announced via twitter that he will return to the Sacramento Kings. More

While rumors fly, Geoff Petrie personally works with Tyreke Evans

With a little help, Tyreke Evans continues to work behind the scenes to get his game back on track. More

Kings extend qualifying offer to big man Jason Thompson

Jason Thompson will hit the free agent market on a restricted basis. More

Cowbell Kingdom 2012 Draft Profiles: Moe Harkless, Arnett Moultrie and Co.

For the first time in the more than a week, the Sacramento Kings host first-round talent in a pre-draft workout. More

Cowbell Kingdom 2012 Draft Profiles: Kyle O’Quinn and Co.

The Kings worked out another bunch of second-round and summer league prospects in Sacramento on Sunday.  Kyle O'Quinn, a member of the Norfolk State team that shocked the Missouri Tigers in this year's NCAA Tournament, headlined the pre-draft showcase. ... More