235 results for tag: George Karl

Kings finding big success in going against the grain

It's late Saturday night and the Kings just got done beating the Pacers for the second time this season. Pleased but fatigued, I head to bed and open Bleacher Report so it can serenade me to sleep. On a typical evening, I scroll through the various articles, rarely stopping to actually open any. This night however, ... More

Karl: ‘We won the game tonight with our defense’

A rejuvenated Sacramento Kings team The Sacramento Kings came into this game in sole possession of the 8th place. They also understood that they needed to beat a very good Hawks team that have owned them the past couple of years to stay in the top eight. They took care of business and pulled off a very impressive 91-88 ... More

CK Podcast 233: ESPN Director of Analytics, Ben Alamar discusses the Kings’ chances of making the playoffs

The Cowbell Kingdom crew interviewed Dr. Ben Alamar, the ESPN Director of Analytics. They went over many things, including his role in signing Russell Westbrook, to what percentage his analytics give the Kings in making the playoffs this season. Are the Kings misusing Rudy Gay? Check out what the CK crew had to ... More

Next couple of weeks key for Rudy Gay’s future in Sacramento

The Sacramento Kings’ performances in the month of January have been better than average but still have that roller coaster feeling. The most significant win the Kings have had this month came against the Utah Jazz. Even though it did not come easy, it gave Sacramento the tiebreaker because they only play Utah three ... More

The Kings Court Podcast (Ep.6): Kings storm through clouds of rumors

On this episode of 'The Kings Court' podcast, hosts Vince Miracle and Drew Runberg enter this week's show with two very different opinions on the Sacramento Kings' play this past week. On last week's show both of the hosts believed that the team may have turned the corner. After seeing the team fall to the New Orleans ... More

2016 Kings full of optimism but still have 2015 burdens

With all the optimism created by the last two road victories, frightening flashbacks of 2015 still persist. Sacramento's 5-3 start in 2016 hasn't exactly made them the hottest team in the NBA, but they seem to be a different team nonetheless. The Kings appear to be playing with more effort and efficiency. Even the ... More

CK Podcast 232: Trade rumors, upcoming games, and how to improve

In this week’s CK Podcast, Host/Producer Joe Morgan and returning guest Vince Miracle, discuss the trade rumors surrounding the Kings, and who they would like to see come to Sacramento. The hosts examine the past weeks games and some possible solutions to the problems facing the Kings. Lastly, the upcoming weeks ... More

Rumors, All-Star voting and disappointing performances

Last night, the Sacramento Kings reminded everyone why they haven’t made a playoff push in over eight years. They took two steps back after the encouraging words DeMarcus Cousins gave at practice two days ago. Playoffs? It’s tough to even talk about that because every time we think this team has taken a step forward, ... More

Sacramento Kings Host Stars Like Paul George, Anthony Davis In January’s Second Half

The Sacramento Kings (15-22) are closing in on the eighth and final playoff position in the Western Conference, sitting two games behind the Utah Jazz (17-20). In the month of January the Kings are 3-2, which may not sound all too impressive, but based upon their opponents is a quality stretch of basketball. The Kings ... More

The Kings Court Podcast (Ep.5): The week of must wins

On this edition of 'The Kings Court Podcast,' hosts Vince Miracle and Drew Runberg discuss the Sacramento Kings' most recent three games and how they believe the team is finally beginning to turn the corner on becoming a real playoff contender. Have the Kings' past five games in 2016 changed the minds of the desk, to ... More