15 results for tag: Malachi Richardson

The young Kings need to take advantage of their golden opportunity

When the Kings shipped off their All-Star center DeMarcus Cousins they were sitting pretty in the ninth spot in the Western Conference. With a playoff berth in near sight, Kings fans were hopeful for something they haven’t seen in 10 years. The Kings had all the momentum heading into the break by going 5-2 in their seven ... More

Injuries continue to plague the Kings

Richardson, 21, underwent an MRI today at a local Sacramento hospital and the news came back in very disappointing fashion. According to the team, Richardson has a partial thickness tear of the right hamstring and will be sidelined four to six weeks. The injury occurred with 1:06 remaining in last night’s game against the ... More

Malachi Richardson: Humble and Hungry

“With the 22nd pick, the Charlotte Hornets select Malachi Richardson out of Syracuse,” echoed NBA Commissioner Adam Silver in the 2016 NBA Draft. After shaking Silver’s hand wearing the Hornets draft cap, the then 20-year-old shooter quickly found out that he was headed to Sacramento, potentially being the missing piece ... More

Temple’s injury is not good news but it will give opportunities to others

The Sacramento Kings may have had an under .500 record over their previous eight game road trip but that was not the biggest loss that came out on the road. With 9:29 remaining in the third quarter of Tuesday night's loss to the Houston Rockets, Garrett Temple exited the floor with an apparent hamstring injury. The ... More

Cousins: ‘I can say this is our first complete full game of the season’

Both with losing records for the month of January, the Cleveland Cavaliers (5-6) and the Sacramento Kings (3-8) were both poised for victory in what was a dandy at the Quicken Loans Arena. Sacramento would break its overtime losing streak (0-3) and finish off the Cavaliers in the extra period 116-112. A Willie Cauley-S... More

Richardson’s full breakdown after key victory against the Cavaliers

The Sacramento Kings won a close one against the Cleveland Cavaliers in overtime, 116-112. Kings fans will be pleased to know that they have found a gem in rookie Malachi Richardson who had 12 points, three rebounds and one assist in 14 minutes of play. That is why he is tonight’s Reno Dodge Power Performer. After coming ... More

Takeaways from a disappointing loss to the Grizzlies

After barely surviving a dreadful (1-6) home stand, the Kings could not change course in Memphis starting off their eight game road trip losing to the Grizzles 107-91. In their first game since Rudy Gay’s season ending left Achilles rupture, Sacramento found themselves playing new rotations tonight. Although Gay’s ... More

Malachi Richardson scores 22 points in his debut with the Reno Bighorns

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wViQWpieOX8 The Reno Bighorns pretty much went with the Sacramento Kings' Summer League squad against the Rio Grande Valley Vipers. They started with Isaiah Cousins and Malachi Richardson in the backcourt and Lamar Patterson, Skal Labissiere, Georgios Papagiannis to round out the frontcourt.... More

Ray LeBov’s Sacramento Kings’ Season Preview

Story Written By Ray LeBov Team Name: Sacramento Kings Last Year’s Record: 33-49 Key Losses: Quincy Acy, James Anderson, Marco Belinelli, Rajon Rondo, Seth Curry Key Additions: Arron Afflalo, Matt Barnes, Isaiah Cousins, Jordan Farmar, Skal Labissiere, Ty Lawson, Georgios Papagiannis, Malachi Richardson, ... More

Richardson: ‘I’m someone that can put the ball in the basket’

This offseason, the Sacramento Kings buffed up their depth chart in multiple positions, but especially the shooting guard position by drafting Malachi Richardson out of Syracuse. The Kings had their eye on Richardson throughout his freshman year at Syracuse and were determined to select him in the first round. They were ... More