680 results for tag: Ben McLemore

Kings edging closer to the eighth seed

With the victory last night against the Los Angeles Lakers, the Sacramento Kings are now in good position to compete for the eighth seed in the Western Conference. That will be put to the test tonight as they take on the Golden State Warriors in Oakland. If the Kings win, expect a huge party in Sacramento because that will ... More

El renacimiento de Ben McLemore

Durante sus primeras tres temporadas en los Sacramento Kings, Ben McLemore disputó más del 80% de sus partidos como titular. Pero, esta campaña, con las llegadas de Arron Afflalo y Garrett Temple, su rol había cambiado para mal. Hasta hace diez días. Condenado al fondo del banquillo por Dave Joerger -injustamente a ... More

Analysis and takeaways from a successful 4-2 homestand for the Kings

For the first time this season, the negative buzz surrounding the Sacramento Kings has toned down a bit. Since returning from their eight game road trip, the Kings have developed a new identity built by adversity and experience. The Kings opened up their six-game homestand with a buzzer beater loss to the Phoenix Suns, to only ... More

McLemore’s confidence is at an all-time high

What a game it was in Golden 1 Center as the Kings defeated the Hawks 108-107. This is the second consecutive game in which the Kings scored 108, and both have resulted in victories. Ben McLemore, again, is the Reno Dodge Power Performer for the second consecutive game. Last night he had 22 points, nine rebounds and three ... More

Joerger: ‘Everybody gave 100 percent, which we expect’

Isaiah Thomas and the Boston Celtics came into Sacramento on Wednesday night riding a seven-game win streak and fell handily to the Kings 108-92. The Kings were without DeMarcus Cousins on the night as he served his automatic one game suspension after picking up his 16th technical foul of the season Monday against the Bulls. ... More

Ben McLemore was huge in Kings victory over the Celtics

The Sacramento Kings were without DeMarcus Cousins last night due to a suspension for exceeding the league’s technical count, but managed to pull away late to defeat the Celtics 108-92. Ben McLemore filled in with 17 points on 58 percent shooting from the field making him the Reno Dodge Power Performer of the night. As ... More

Temple’s injury is not good news but it will give opportunities to others

The Sacramento Kings may have had an under .500 record over their previous eight game road trip but that was not the biggest loss that came out on the road. With 9:29 remaining in the third quarter of Tuesday night's loss to the Houston Rockets, Garrett Temple exited the floor with an apparent hamstring injury. The ... More

A trade that would make sense for both Houston and Sacramento

The Rockets are interested in the Kings’ veteran big Kosta Koufos, according to ESPN’s Marc Stein. I am a huge fan of Koufos and the little things he does to help a team win games. Many fans don’t appreciate his game because he doesn’t produce godly stats but if you break down film on his game, you will be able to ... More

CK Podcast 266: Rudy Gay, Ty Lawson, Trade Rumors, and Eastern Conference Predictions

Matt George and Leo Beas discuss the latest headlines surrounding Rudy Gay and give their final thoughts on Ty Lawson’s situation. They also break down the latest trade rumors and give out their Eastern Conference predictions.   Who did you agree with? Join the CONVERSATION! Would you rather see rookies ... More

What will Sacramento’s shooting guard depth chart look like?

Anthony Bertacchi’s piece yesterday on CowbellKingdom.com about the future of Ben McLemore is a perfect segue into a discussion of the depth chart at shooting guard for the Kings in 2016-17. The article points out that McLemore, in his third season with the Kings, often slid back into the shadows during games. It’s the ... More