Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins smiles at head coach Michael Malone. (Photo: Jonathan Santiago)

Malone praises Cousins’ improved voice on defense

Malone hopes Cousins keeps making progress as a defensive communicator. More

Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins and Golden State Warriors big man Andrew Bogut. (Photo: Jonathan Santiago)

Sacramento Kings announce 2014-15 schedule, open at home against Warriors

The Kings will tip off the 2014-15 season at home against a NorCal rival. More

Ray McCallum defends Ish Smith of the Phoenix Suns. (Photo: Tobin Halsey)

CK Press Box Report: Phoenix Suns 104, Sacramento Kings 99

The Sacramento Kings lose their final outing of the 2013-14 NBA season. More

Game 82 Preview: Sacramento Kings vs. Phoenix Suns

The Kings finish off the 2013-14 season against the Phoenix Suns. More

DeMarcus Cousins confused by the lack of a call on the court against the Minnesota Timberwolves. (Photo: Jonathan Santiago)

DeMarcus Cousins done for season after picking up 16th technical foul

The Kings starting center is done for the year due to suspension. More

Isaiah Thomas dribbles up the court against Ricky Rubio of the Minnesota Timberwolves. (Photo: Jonathan Santiago)

Isaiah Thomas returns to Sacramento Kings lineup following thigh injury

Thomas gets back on the court for the first time in two weeks. More

Timberwolves Kings Thumbnail (Kimani David)

CK Press Box Report: Sacramento Kings 106, Minnesota Timberwolves 103

The Sacramento Kings get their 28th win this season over the Minnesota Timberwolves. More

DeMarcus Cousins and Nikola Pekovic share a moment. (Photo: Jonathan Santiago)

Game 81 Preview: Sacramento Kings vs. Minnesota Timberwolves

The T-Wolves limp into Sacramento. More

Matt Barnes, Blake Griffin and Chris Paul sit on the Los Angeles Clippers' bench. (Photo: Tobin Halsey)

Road Reaction Postgame Show: Sacramento Kings 101, Los Angeles Clippers 117

Blake Griffin and Chris Paul welcome DeMarcus Cousins to Los Angeles for the final time this year. More

DeMarcus Cousins scans the floor against DeAndre Jordan of the Clippers. (Photo: Jonathan Santiago)

Game 80 Preview: Sacramento Kings at Los Angeles Clippers

The Sacramento Kings travel to Los Angeles to play in their final road game of the season. More