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29 games remaining for the Kings and sense of urgency is a must

We watched a great Skills Challenge, an entertaining Three-Point Contest, a memorable Dunk Contest and a perfect shooting night from DeMarcus Cousins in his second All-Star game appearance.All-Star Weekend was a great way for Cousins to get away from his team’s struggles and relax his mind. Cousins said all the right ... More

CK Podcast 236: Leo Beas calls out Yahoo’s subjective article about the Kings

On this week's Cowbell Kingdom Podcast, hosts Daniel and Johnny go over the recent non-firing of coach George Karl. The current team news, and the probability of the remaining 29 games going well.In the second segment, Managing Editor Leo Beas and Producer Joe have a frank discussion (rant begins at the 45 min mark) ... More

Pick and Roll Plaguing Kings

The pick and roll is nothing new. It was made famous in the 1990s by the Utah Jazz’s John Stockton and Karl Malone. Almost two decades later, stopping it is still a Rubik's cube of a riddle.Now it’s an NBA staple, and one that is implemented in numerous amount of plays each game.Albeit nearly unstoppable when ... More

Vlade Divac is in charge

Things are getting a little bit crazy in Kings land. Wait, a little bit crazy? I take that back, Kings land is the talk of the NBA.Marc Stein tweeted out that the Sacramento Kings will keep George Karl on the bench.ESPN sources say that the Sacramento Kings, in a dramatic about-face, have decided to keep George Karl ... More

Cauley-Stein: ‘It’s not easy playing defense with five people especially with two or three’

Everyone in the media has pretty much already touched on how intelligent and talented Willie Cauley-Stein is. Therefore, I’ll save my words on complimenting the young rookie.We had a good conversation before the Celtics game and we touched on many things but the emphasis was defense. We all know that’s Sacramento... More

Cousins: ‘We have to find a solution because right now whatever we’re doing is not working’

With so much speculation surrounding the future of George Karl at the helm, his team gave up a season-high 46 points in the first quarter to the Celtics.Cousins with the nice move. pic.twitter.com/N8eW9HvraH — Leo Beas (@beasleo) February 7, 2016The last time Boston scored 46 in a first quarter was Feb. 12, 1982 ... More

CK Podcast 235: Will the Kings make the playoffs?

On this week's Cowbell Kingdom Podcast, the opening segment is gruff. We dive into the recent Kings' basketball events, games, and emotions from those who follow this team.In our second segment, Cowbell Kingdom's Managing Editor Leo Beas joins Daniel Humbarger and Johnny Taylor from Brooklyn where he will be ... More

Classic Kings continue to show up during skid

I’ve seen this type of Kings talk too many times on social media Who cares if Rondo can’t defend the pick-and-roll? He is averaging 11 assists a game!How dare Bill Simmons bad-mouth the Sacramento Kings! We are a playoff team this season for certain.What does it matter if we give up the most points in the paint ... More

Assessing Rudy Gay’s trade value

The NBA trade deadline is February 18th. Still weeks away, but for many players around the league, it will be the longest weeks of the year.Not only do legitimate trade rumors fly around at a seemingly incessant rate, but artificial rumors are also created to disrupt team chemistry and momentum.The wild road to the ... More

CK Podcast 234: A look at future stars with NBC’s Ed Isaacson

On this week's Cowbell Kingdom Podcast, the team discusses this week's rapid decline after the five-game winning streak and how it quickly became a three-game losing streak.Cowbell Kingdom had a conversation with Ed Isaacson from NBC and NBADraftBlog.com about future NBA talent.Make sure to follow CK on Twitter ... More