Here was a post-game quote from Gilbert Arenas when he was asked about Tyreke Evans:
"I like him. He's 6'6 and I think he's about 220 pounds. Guards that come in that size as a rookie are like when LeBron and D. Wade came in at that size, they're hard to guard. I'm considered a big guard in this ...
In the Kings loss to Portland on Tuesday night, they had plenty of opportunities to get stops by playing sound, fundamental defense. Instead, they often found themselves a step behind on their rotations or not rotating at all.
Here's a video breakdown from what I saw as key fundamental miscues...
From the Kings Media Release:
SACRAMENTO, CA, December 15, 2009 ---- Less than 900 tickets remain for the Sacramento Kings game against the Washington Wizards on Wednesday, Dec. 16, at 7:30 p.m. at ARCO Arena. The game will be showcased to a national TV audience on ESPN.
“Our fans’ response ...
Sam Amick caught up with Joe Maloof after the initial report from Adrian Wojnarowski reported there were Geoff Petrie contract extension ideas:
"I think we want to visit (extension talks) fairly soon, and we want to look at it within the next couple weeks. We'll sit down with Geoff, and discuss ...
Okay, so the Kings are in their fourth straight four-game streak and after jumping out to a 9-8 record (the Kings haven't started with an above .500 record that deep into the season since 2004) they've fallen to 9-12 with their current four-game losing streak.
Here are the numbers for this ...
Frank Hughes from NBA.com has a little fun with the MVP race and throws Tyreke Evans into the Top 10:
There are two different views of expectations that enable The Race to have some fun and throw Evans in the mix. First, there are the expectations of the Toronto Raptors, who should have a far ...
Just received an email from the Reke Havoc YouTube account with this video. Enjoy:
Here's a little snippet from Britt Robson's check around the NBA in which he feels teams like the Kings and Suns are going to come back down to Earth:
I'm also not waiting for the NBA to announce its Western Conference Coach of the Month for November -- I'll take Sacramento's Paul Westphal. After ...
From the Sacramento Kings Media Release:
Sacramento Kings guard Tyreke Evans was named Western Conference Rookie of the Month for games played from the start of the season (Oct. 27) through November. Evans is averaging 18.8 points (44.6 FG%, 32.3 3pt%, 79.0 FT%), 5.0 rebounds, 4.7 assists, 1.33 ...
Sebastian Pruiti is one of the driving forces behind Nets Are Scorching, the Brooklyn New Jersey Nets blog for the TrueHoop Network. And he does a really good job of covering this Nets team.
Well, he posted a great preview/breakdown of the matchup tonight between the winless Nets (0-15) and the ...