17 results for tag: Goon Squad Classic

Donté Greene charity game cancelled, blocked by NBA

The annual charity game put together by the former Kings forward is stopped by the league. More

Cowbell Kingdom Podcast Ep 52: Donté Greene on leaving the Kings and the Goon Squad Classic II

Former Kings forward Donté Greene discusses what lies ahead in his NBA career and his second annual charity basketball game. More

Goon Squad Classic: Overtime Session

Earlier in the week we posted the first quarter action from the Goon Squad Classic.  Today, we have the overtime session, in its entirety for your viewing pleasure.  Special thanks to our friend Tobin Halsey for shooting the action from the baseline while Jonathon and I enjoyed our press seats at the scorers table. http://... More

Goon Squad Classic weekend meant more than just basketball

Shameless plug alert.  My final thoughts on this past weekend over at SB Nation Bay Area.  A snippet: Following suit with most of the exhibitions played during the lockout, the contest, which took place at an approximately two-thirds-filled-to-capacity UC Davis Pavilion, was more style than substance.  Greene's team, ... More

Footage of the Goon Squad Classic

For those of you who missed the Goon Squad Classic out at the UC Davis Pavilion on Sunday night, here is a taste of the action. http://youtu.be/NTxtpXfatjM   Our recap of the evening will be up soon and we have plenty of interviews to share with you over the couple of days. More

Goon Squad Classic Wrap-Up

It wasn't NBA caliber.  But host Donté Greene and company put on a show that entertained the fans in attendance at the Goon Squad Classic.  His Black Team toppled the Purple Team, 167-164 in overtime at the UC Davis Pavilion.  Greene's team featured  Jimmer Fredette, Jason Thompson and Spencer Hawes.  Tyreke Evans, ... More

Open Thread: Live at the Goon Squad Classic

Check back to this thread for pre, post and in-game coverage of the Goon Squad Classic.  Beginning at 6:30 PM PST, I will be live-blogging the game on Cover It Live (embedded below).  Have questions you'd like us to ask the players?  Want to participate and provide feedback during the live-blog?  Feel free to join the ... More

Video: Donté Greene Charity Poker Tournament

A good turnout of 50 people showed up for last night's tournament benefiting the American Diabetes Association.  Next up on the GSC promotional tour - the 58th Annual Causeway Classic between UC Davis and Sacramento State. More

Host of events planned leading up to Goon Squad Classic

Sacramento, get ready.  This weekend may be your only chance to get a taste of NBA basketball for a very long time.  Thanks to Sacramento Kings forward Donté Greene, there are a plethora of events happening and leading up to Goon Squad Classic charity game taking place on Sunday.  Here's a rundown: Donté Greene ... More

Will Marcus Thornton play in the Goon Squad Classic?

The Goon Squad Classic, which takes place this Sunday at 6:30 pm at the UC Davis Pavilion, will feature a host of Kings players, past and a present.  Kevin Martin, Tyreke Evans, DeMarcus Cousins and even rookie-to-be Jimmer Fredette are slated to play in the charity exhibition game. Unfortunately, Sacramento Kings guard ... More