James Johnson and Thomas Robinson stand together during the Kings' first preseason game vs. the Phoenix Suns (Photo: Steven Chea) 650 x 400

Thomas Robinson and James Johnson add defensive diversity to Sacramento Kings’ rotation

The Kings newest small forwards can work as interchangeable pieces in Keith Smart's defensive scheme. More

Jason Thompson and Aaron Brooks swarming the Warriors offense on defense (Photo: Steven Chea) 650x400

A defense-first identity for the 2012-13 Sacramento Kings?

In conversation, defense is a recurring theme for this year's Kings. More

DeMarcus Cousins, Marcus Thornton and Tyreke Evans chase down Michael Beasley on defense (Photo: Steven Chea)

Who finishes games for the 2012-13 Sacramento Kings?

What lineup takes the floor for Keith Smart in crunch time. More

DeMarcus Cousins grins during a break in action against the Phoenix Suns (Photo: Steven Chea)

DeMarcus Cousins forecasts Sacramento Kings’ starting five for opening night

The Kings center has a hunch about who starts alongside him in the Halloween opener against the Chicago Bulls More

Willie Reed on defense against the Golden State Warriors (Photo: Steven Chea)

Sacramento Kings waive Tony Mitchell, Hamady Ndiaye and Willie Reed

With the season just five days away, the Kings have tightened up their roster. More

David Stern announces he's stepping down as NBA Commissioner. (NBA TV/ESPN)

NBA Commissioner David Stern addresses arena situations in Seattle and Sacramento

The NBA chief answers questions about Seattle's push for a new team and Sacramento's effort to its own. More

A shot of the Sacramento Kings' bench during an Oct. 17th preseason game against the Golden State Warriors (Photo: Steven Chea)

Keith Smart not committed to unveiling opening night starters in preseason finale

The Sacramento Kings head coach isn't ready to name his opening night starting five just yet. More

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Local ABC station to broadcast select Sacramento Kings games this year

Non-cable subscribers will be able to catch Kings' games locally this season. More

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What Tyler Honeycutt’s reported D-League assignment means for Sacramento Kings roster

According to a report, the Kings small forward is headed to the Reno Bighorns. More

John Salmons standing during the Sacramento Kings' first 2012 preseason game versus Phoenix (Photo: Steven Chea) 650x400

How the Sacramento Kings might use John Salmons this season

Exploring the veteran swingman's possible role this upcoming year. More