Kings vs Thunder Preview: How can the Kings contain Westbrook?

SACRAMENTO – Conceding two losses to begin their five-game home stand, Sacramento welcomes Russell Westbrook and the (8-6) Oklahoma City Thunder to the Golden1 Center on Wednesday night.The NBA’s leading triple-double man in Westbrook has tallied five so far this season and has shown no ... 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.beIf 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

Kings vs Spurs #2: Keys to the Game

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1rrq--u8wEM&t=3sAfter splitting their last four games, the Sacramento Kings host the San Antonio Spurs tonight for the second time this season to start a five-game home stand.The first matchup served as the Golden1 Center’s debut and the atmosphere was like ... More

Cousins’ Rage Good for Stats, Bad for Kings

The short temper and passion that DeMarcus Cousins possesses are a major part of what make him as tough and talented as he is. Think of it as a bundle package by a television and Internet provider, it’s all-inclusive. You cannot have one without the other. There is no All-Star center without the ... More

Malachi Richardson scores 22 points in his debut with the Reno Bighorns

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wViQWpieOX8The Reno Bighorns pretty much went with the Sacramento Kings' Summer League squad against the Rio Grande Valley Vipers. They started with Isaiah Cousins and Malachi Richardson in the backcourt and Lamar Patterson, Skal Labissiere, Georgios Papagiannis ... More

Gay’s start to the season has been impressive but what does it mean?

It doesn’t look like the Sacramento Kings will be contending for an NBA championship anytime soon. Rudy Gay knows that, and we also know that Gay has been playing at a really high level through the first 11 games of the season.Gay is having the best season of his career, at least so far. Yes, ... More

Bringing Darren Collison off the bench is the best move for the Kings

As the Sacramento Kings return to the Golden One Center following a five game east-coast road trip, they will have the services of point guard Darren Collison who will be returning from an eight game suspension for a domestic violence issue over the summer.There is no arguing that the Kings ... More

Statistics and Perspective for the (3-5) Sacramento Kings

As it stands right now, on the night of November 6th, 2016, the Sacramento Kings have a record of 3-5.If we’re being honest, it’s really hard to get a good grasp of what a team really is when the season isn’t even 10 percent over. It’s the same as evaluating an NFL team a little after ... More

The Kings face a winless road trip after struggling against the Bucks

MILWAUKEE – The defensive struggles as well as the void of a prominent third scorer continue to be a problem as the Kings (2-5) lose their fourth game of their five-game road trip in Milwaukee 117-91.Rudy Gay sat out of Saturday’s game with rib soreness and his 22.5-point absence was ... More