1804 results for tag: DeMarcus Cousins

Kings vs. Spurs Preview: Will the Kings be ready for the challenge?

Coaching changes and roster acquisitions most of the time mean minor changes for most NBA teams, but in Sacramento the difference is very obvious early on. After a 113-94 victory in the season opener against the Phoenix Suns on Wednesday, this season looks somewhat promising for the Kings.Sacramento is hit with their ... More

Kings show growth in season opener

Phoenix, Ariz. ---- Every NBA team understands the threat that star center DeMarcus Cousins poses.Wednesday night it was the Sacramento Kings bench squad that stunned the youthful Phoenix Suns on the way to a 113-94 victory in the season opener for both teams.The starting-five for the Kings began the game 4-of-15 ... More

Cowbell Kingdom’s Sacramento Kings 2016-17 Season Projections

Leo Beas After watching all three games on opening night, I firmly believe the Kings will sneak into the playoffs if they stay honest on defense and if DeMarcus Cousins dominates in the paint 70 percent of most games.Most teams play small and we saw what the Spurs did to the Warriors last night. Yes, they gained Kevin ... More

CK Podcast 267: Where do the Kings rank in our Western Conference Predictions?

Matt George and Leo Beas go over their Western Conference predictions and preview Sacramento’s first two games. Did you agree with Matt or Leo?  Who did you agree with? Join the CONVERSATION! Would you rather see rookies watch from the bench or get reps in the D-League? Let us know what would you like to ... More

Afflalo is key to Sacramento’s success

Make no mistake about it — defense will be the key to success for the Sacramento Kings this season. But you still have to score points to win.Although he is capable of it, Sacramento cannot simply rely on DeMarcus Cousins to score half the team's points every single night. Every team knows that the big man will be the ... More

CK’s top 20 NBA players: Where does DeMarcus Cousins rank?

So, here’s the thing. You’re going to disagree with this list. You are, it’s the one true thing about lists. Nobody looks at a list and says, “Oh yeah, perfect list. I totally agree. I wouldn’t change a thing.”Maybe someone wasn’t on the list or maybe someone wasn’t high enough or maybe someone was given too ... More

7 takeaways from Kings vs. Warriors inside the shark tank

Thursday night’s preseason game between the Sacramento Kings and Golden State Warriors had the atmosphere and intensity of a mid-January tilt between division foes.There was a lot to take away from the Kings’ 105-96 loss, but here are a few things that really jumped out at me watching from the second row behind the ... More

Georgios Papagiannis: ‘Right now it’s all about the team’

It doesn't matter if you are the number one overall pick or the 13th, being the first player selected by a team in the NBA Draft carries a load of pressure. Often times that pressure amounts to struggles, failure, and under-achieved expectations for the player, not because of their play style or performance on the court, ... More

NBA 2K17 Simulation: Kings vs. Warriors

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iuQDyRXvO2AWith the first preseason game jitters gone after conceding a loss 103-84 against the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday, the Sacramento Kings continue their preseason in Oakland tonight against the Golden State Warriors.On Tuesday, the Warriors played in what experts said to be ... More

NBA 2K17 Simulation: Kings vs. Lakers

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YTxGmH1BfCk&feature=youtu.beWelcome to a new series of interesting pre-game articles where a Cowbell Kingdom reporter gives you a prediction of the game.Today, the Sacramento Kings and Los Angels Lakers will go to battle in Anaheim in preseason game #1 for the Kings. Before you keep ... More