Darnell Jackson update.

As the Kings went to halftime, third year forward Darnell Jackson went down at half court clutching his chest.  The official word from the Kings media staff is that Jackson is having shortness of breath and will not return.

If you don’t know the Darnell Jackson story, click here to read an interview I did with him during the pre-season.  Needless to say, he has an amazing story and he is one of the real good guys of the NBA.

Let’s keep our fingers crossed that this is only a minor issue.

comments

About: James Ham

James Ham provides coverage through news analysis and in-depth interviews with Kings players and staff. James is also one of the producers behind the award-winning, independent documentary "Small Market, Big Heart". James graduated UC Davis with a degree in history and is happily married with two children.