12 results for tag: Dave Joerger

Labissiere went from a near death experience to having his greatest dream come true

During Sacramento’s busy draft night, one of their picks came from a trade with the Phoenix Suns. With pick No. 28 in the draft, the team selected forward Skal Labissiere from the University of Kentucky. While it is no surprise Sacramento went with another Wildcat, the fact that Labissiere fell so far down is a bit of ... More

Richardson is ready to work his tail off for the Kings

After hundreds of so-called “fortune-tellers” had attempted to discourage Malachi Richardson from entering the 2016 NBA Draft, his dream came true when he was picked at No. 22 by the Charlotte Hornets, who were making the selection for the Kings after acquiring Marco Belinelli from Sacramento. The Kings cannot talk ... More

Matt Painter on Denzel Valentine: ‘You’re talking actual production’

It only takes one look at the Sacramento Kings’ backcourt to realize that help is needed and former Michigan State shooting guard Denzel Valentine might be the answer to that problem. The reigning Big Ten Conference Player of the Year, Valentine, went unsolvable throughout the season and made life difficult for ... More

Wayne Tinkle on Marquese Chriss: ‘The sky is the limit’

The 2016 NBA Draft is less than a week away and a potential homecoming could be in store for former University of Washington power forward and Sacramento, California native Marquese Chriss. Chriss, 18, is a hard to miss top-10 prospect—standing at 6-foot-9 and 225 pounds—and the Sacramento Kings happen to own the ... More

The importance of a positive culture

In professional sports, organizational culture has become as much a part of analyzing a team's potential, as many on-court variables. With free agency a few weeks away, players, media and front office personnel will consider professional and positive locker room environments as much as cap space, and playing time. // ... More

Bryan Gates set to join Joerger’s staff

Another former Kings assistant coach created some buzz two weeks ago and now CSN California has confirmed that he will join Dave Joerger’s staff for the coming season. // Bryan Gates has seven seasons of NBA experience and is known to help develop young players. He was an assistant for the Kings during the 2009-10 ... More

Joerger: “La excelencia que vamos a demandar se va a reflejar en el equipo”

En los últimos 26 años sólo dos entrenadores llegaron a Sacramento Kings después de que en su última temporada consiguieran al menos un 51% de victorias: Dick Motta en 1990 y George Karl en 2015. Desde hoy, Dave Joerger es el tercero. "Somo un equipo. Estoy ansioso por esta oportunidad", señalaba el nuevo de los ... More

Divac and Joerger are definitely on the same page

Sacramento is a passionate city searching for a head coach that will lead them back to relevancy in the NBA. According to Vlade Divac, that’s the type of coach he believes he hired. “I am thrilled to welcome Dave to the Sacramento Kings,” said Divac. “He is a strong and passionate leader with a proven track ... More

Dave Joerger, nuevo entrenador de los Kings

Dave Joerger ya es nuevo entrenador de los Sacramento Kings tras reunirse esta mañana con el propietario mayoritario, Vivek Ranadivé. El ex-técnico de Memphis firmará con la franquicia californiana por cuatro temporadas a razón de un total de 16 millones de dólares, siendo la última de ellas una option para el ... More

Grizzlies fire Joerger and Kings moving quickly to secure a deal with him

The NBA landscape has drastically changed in the last couple of hours. The Memphis Grizzlies fired coach Dave Joerger and now, according to Adrian Wojnarowski, the Sacramento Kings have jumped on team Joerger, and have made him their No. 1 candidate and are planning to move quickly to secure a deal with him. Sacramento has ... More