Who wears Spaldings in the NBA, what Jimmer thinks of DeMarcus and more.
Getting to know Sacramento Kings rookie Tyler Honeycutt.
Multiple reports, including one from ESPN's Chris Broussard, say free agent guard Jamal Crawford has narrowed his choices to three preferred destinations.
Jamal Crawford has limited his choices to Portland, Sacramento and NYK, source says.Wed Dec 14 00:28:55 via EchofonChris Broussard
We told you last week that Los Angeles Laker great Magic Johnson pledged not only to get Kevin Johnson re-elected, but to also help finance a new arena during a campaign event for the mayor. But what did he say exactly? KFBK News Director Judy Farah has a transcript. "We want to make sure that I'm writing a check...(KJ ...
On the first day of training camp, I caught up with Sacramento Kings guard Marcus Thornton. He had just signed a lucrative four-year, $31-33 million deal to stay with the Kings after they traded for him midway through last season. If the 27-game, small sample size was any indication of what Thornton can do for the Kings going forward, the deal will end up being a bargain.
While Thornton looks ready to take on any challenge on the court, his demeanor off the court is much different. He is quiet, respectful and honest. Coming off his rookie contract, Thornton had major decisions to make this summer in regards to his future in the NBA. As a free agent, Thornton turned down multiple offers from European teams during the lockout
, even with the chance of a cancelled NBA season. In the end, patience paid off for the 24-year old shooting guard
out of LSU.
It was fun to watch you tweeting on Friday night, the emotional response. Talk a little about that, finding out you got your new contract.
It was kind of emotional. There wasn't no boo-hooing, it was just a couple of tears of joy me and my mom shared. But it's over with and it's down to business now.
Last night, camp began with a Q&A with Geoff Petrie, followed by two hours of viewing time during the team's scrimmage. We have seen more basketball action in the first two days of camp this season than all 20-plus days of last season combined
As part of his initiation into the NBA, Sacramento Kings first-year guard Jimmer Fredette
and fellow rookie Adrian Oliver clean up their teammates' mess after practice.
Before they raised the curtain tonight at the Kings Practice Facility, Geoff Petrie answered questions from the media. A few standout points to consider:
Petrie says DeMarcus Cousins is about 10 pounds lighter than the beginning of training camp last year.
Tyreke Evans is probably 12 or 13 pounds lighter than he was ...
Recap of the first day of training camp for the 2011-12 Sacramento.
A brief look at day one of the 2011-12 Sacramento Kings training camp.