1847 results for tag: DeMarcus Cousins

Blaming one individual for the Kings’ struggles is not a solution but a burden

It’s so easy to point fingers. Everyone has a name to throw into the fire. Anyone can be a critic. Pointing out the problem is always much easier than coming up with a solution. While there are plenty of problems that can and have been pointed out involving the entire organization, not a single one can be labeled the ... More

Lawson’s recent success bodes well for Sacramento’s chances of making the playoffs

Welcome to 2017 everybody. It’s time to kick off the New Year’s resolutions that you’re going to eat better, sleep longer and generally live a better life. For the Sacramento Kings, their first resolution seems to be to make the playoffs for the first time since 2006. So far, they’re doing a good job. As it stands ... More

Addressing Cousins’ Beef With Cowbell Kingdom and Moving Forward

Dear People of Sacramento and the NBA Community, I was at a promotional event hosting a Kings-Grizzlies watch party at Sail Inn Grotto when the Sacramento Bee released its column regarding DeMarcus Cousins’ attempts to control the media. I briefly skimmed through it because I was focused on the game, which the Kings ... More

The Differences and Similarities Between DeMarcus Cousins and Rasheed Wallace

Over the last few years we’ve seen DeMarcus Cousins become one of the most dominant players in the NBA. Statistically, every year he’s gotten a little bit better and is now one of the most unstoppable big men in the game. So far, Cousins has racked up two All-Star nominations, two All-NBA teams and an Olympic gold medal. ... More

Partidos igualados, el gran lastre de los Kings

Tras 22 partidos, los Sacramento Kings han sumado 14 derrotas y ocho victorias, exactamente el mismo récord que tuvieron la temporada pasada. Y casi igual que hace un año, el equipo sigue sin poder resolver partidos igualados. De las 14 derrotas registradas en lo que va de temporada, 10 de ellas han sido por un máximo ... More

After 20 games, the Kings are still lacking an identity

While some expected the Sacramento Kings to make the playoffs in what was supposed to be a turnaround season, the odds of them being stiffed out of the postseason are exceptionally high. Through the first 20 games of the season, the Kings have gone (7-13) with an estimated full season record of (32-49). With three ... More

DeMarcus Cousins: ‘Stay aggressive and keep pushing’

NEW YORK – Sacramento looked as if their six game road trip was off to a good start with a win in Brooklyn last Sunday, but when they returned back to the empire state, the result would not be that friendly as the Knicks beat the Kings 106-98. The Kings came out in the first quarter with more intensity and effort than any ... More

Cousins: ‘It’s almost like we have to get hit first for us to react’

BOSTON – Heading into the fourth quarter, the Kings held a 72-69 lead but an eye injury that forced DeMarcus Cousins to head into the locker room let the Celtics regain the lead for the remainder of the period winning 97-92. Cousins returned to the game and tried to will Sacramento back from the deficit but it was too much ... More

Where does the talented 2009 Kentucky trio rank in the NBA amongst each other?

Take yourself back six years; John Calipari had just relieved coach Billy Gillispie from his coaching duties at the University of Kentucky. Gillispie and the Wildcats went 22-14 (8-8 SEC) during the 08’-09’ season missing the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 1992. The thought of missing an NCAA tournament after ... More

Kings vs. 76ers Preview: Keys to the Game

The Sacramento Kings began their six game road trip with a win in Brooklyn on Sunday night, but fell to the Washington Wizards and company Monday night in the nations capital. DeMarcus Cousins is looking as good as ever, as he has scored 30 or more in four straight games, needing only to score 30 points on Wednesday night to ... More