635 results for tag: Jimmer Fredette

Jimmer versus the Jazz.

Kings rookie Jimmer Fredette is in Utah tonight, playing for an all-star team that includes Steph Curry, Chauncey Billups, Wes Matthews, Enes Kanter and Corey Maggette against members of the Utah Jazz, including Al Jefferson,  Derrick Favors and Ronnie Price.  Hopefully this lockout ends soon and we can cover Jimmermania on ... More

Spencer Hawes to play in Goon Squad Classic

Add another former Sacramento King to the Goon Squad Classic lineup.  Philadelphia 76ers center Spencer Hawes will make his return to the capital city region for the planned November 20th charity game. A new flyer features the former Kings center, along with Donté Greene, Jimmer Fredette, Kevin Durant and others. ... More

Jimmer Fredette’s engagement assisted by presidential candidate (sort of)

Jimmer Fredette proposed to his college sweetheart, Whitney Wonnacott late this summer.  And you might not have guessed it, but the Kings rookie-guard-to-be is quite romantic.  With a little help (kind of) from a Republican presidential candidate (and no, it wasn't Mitt Romney, as conventional wisdom would lead one to ... More

Jimmer Fredette to play in Goon Squad Classic

Looks like Jimmer Fredette will get to make his Sacramento basketball debut after all.  According to Kings forward Donté Greene, the rookie-to-be will play in the Goon Squad Classic. Great news. @jimmerfredette gonna come out and show some love 2 sac town, #GSC and @COS_Foundation good look'n "ROOK" lolWed Nov 02 06:49:32 ... More

Goon Squad Classic is almost a go

Pending Donté Greene's signature, a charity basketball game for Sacramento is a go. Appearing on the Carmichael Dave Show this afternoon, the Sacramento Kings forward said the Goon Squad Classic is scheduled for Sunday, November 20th at the UC Davis Pavilion, with tip-off planned for 6:30 PM PST.  Tickets are expected ... More

#NBARank: Who rises and falls among Sacramento Kings guards in 2012?

Photos: Steven Chea and James Ham

Photos: Steven Chea and James Ham

DeMarcus Cousins and Tyreke Evans were the only Sacramento Kings to crack the top 100 of ESPN.com's inaugural #NBARank. But where might they and their other teammates land in next year's list? In the final installment of our three-part series, we weigh-in on the Kings' guards.

What is #NBArank?

#NBArank is the Twitter hashtag to use if you want to get involved in the discussion or just follow along. You can also follow along here: @NBAonESPN

How did we rank the players?

We asked 91 experts to rate each player on a 0-to-10 scale, in terms of "the current quality of each player." Here is the full list of voters from ESPN.com, the TrueHoop Network, TrueHoop TV, Daily Dime Live, ESPN TV, ESPN Radio, ESPN Deportes, espnW, ESPN The Magazine, ESPN Insider, ESPN Fantasy, ESPN Games, ESPN Dallas, ESPN Los Angeles, ESPN Chicago, ESPN New York, ESPN Stats & Information, ESPN Topics and ESPN Analytics. ... More

Goon Squad Classic Update: Venue, sponsor and date being finalized

Looks like lockout basketball in Sacramento coming closer to becoming a reality.  Kings forward Donté Greene appeared on the Carmichael Dave Show and said the Goon Squad Classic is rounding into form. Who's playing? He's received commitments from Washington Wizards point guard John Wall and Houston Rockets point guard ... More

More details on Donté Greene’s Goon Squad Classic

Straight from my SLAM story earlier today...new details are in bold. Social Media played a major role to keep the Kings in Sacramento for at least one more year.  And now, it's playing a vital role to bring basketball back to California's capital during the NBA Lockout. Kings forward Donté Greene is organizing a charity ... More

Boo lockout

Today was supposed to be media day at Power Balance Pavilion.  It's kind of like the first day of school.  You get to see a bunch of friends that you haven't seen all summer, meet the new kids and take pictures.  Sure, there would be a little bit of homework after, but this was supposed to be a good day, a day of new ... More

Highlights: Jimmer, Isaiah and Honeycutt from Jimmer’s All-Stars

If you didn't catch last week's game, here a few Kings rookie highlights from Jimmer's All-Stars. Isaiah Thomas Tyler Honeycutt Jimmer Fredette A tip of the hat to Lockout Hoops for sharing. More