Samuel Dalembert Out 4-6 Weeks

This from the Kings media release: SACRAMENTO, CA ---- The Sacramento Kings today announced that an MRI taken on Kings center Samuel Dalembert confirmed the initial diagnosis of a left adductor strain. The injury may sideline Dalembert the next four to six weeks. With the season set to start ... More

Training camp update: Day 13

First up, I missed shoot-around today. Although there is media access on game days, the coaches and players want to get out as fast as possible so they can eat and relax before prepping for the game. Fortunately, my sources have passed on some good information. The starting line-up for this ... More

Game on. Evans, Garcia and Wright show off their jumpers.

At today's practice, Tyreke Evans, Francisco Garcia and Antoine Wright had a little shooting competition. I will not reveal the wager, a gentleman never tells, but these guys love to have a good time and this got pretty loud. Enjoy a look at the new jumper of Evans, but marvel in all that is ... More

Training camp update: Day 12

In case you missed these pieces, here is some required reading/watching links for Kings fans: Bethlehem Shoals and Tom Ziller of The Works (Fanhouse) look at the coverage of DeMarcus Cousins thus far. Sam Amick of Fanhouse again gives a behind the scene look at the team that is bent on ... More

Rio Bravado: DeMarcus Is Coming After You

What the old adage? Mess with the bull and you get the horns? I like a little attitude in my big men. And I don’t mean that psychotic-fake attitude Kevin Garnett exudes (I love KG and I don’t mind him being a jerk but even I can admit how he runs after taking a swing) or the fake tough ... More

TBJ Previews The Kings

Head on over to The Score to see our Basketball Jonesing friends talk about the Sacramento Kings and all the NBA teams. While they seem optimistic about the team, the projected record will probably frustrate you. More

Training camp update: Day 11.

In what is becoming a daily occurrence, Evans and Garcia work on the perimter game after practice.

Injury report for Saturday:
  • Beno Udrih- Out for Sunday. He is day-to-day with a sprained right shoulder.
  • Hassan Whiteside- Out for Sunday. Day-to-day with a strained left patella tendon. I asked Coach Westphal about Whiteside returning to practice next week and he thought that was not realistic.
  • Samuel Dalembert- Out for Sunday, the adductor stiffened up at practice today which is not a good thing.
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Training camp update: Day 10.

Injury report for today:
  • Beno Udrih- Sprained right shoulder. Out for Sunday.
  • Samuel Dalembert- Playing half court but doubtful for Sunday.
  • Hassan Whiteside- Out for Sunday with left patella strain.
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Training camp update: Day 9.

Game day is always a walk through and light shoot-around in the morning. The mood is pretty good, especially with team leader Francisco Garcia back in the building. Injury report for tonight: Beno Udrih sprained his shoulder and is out for tonight. Coach said he had gone in for an MRI or x-ray. ... More

From the Kings: Shareef Abdur-Rahim Named Kings’ Assistant GM

From the Kings Media Release: SACRAMENTO, CA ---- The Sacramento Kings have added Shareef Abdur-Rahim to the team’s front office as an Assistant General Manager, it was announced by Kings’ President of Basketball Operations Geoff Petrie. Abdur-Rahim, a 12-year NBA veteran, spent the ... More