685 results for tag: Sac Kings

Sunday Musings: Is Rudy Gay a #2 option?

The Sacramento Kings are 18 games into the much anticipated 2015/16 season, and DeMarcus Cousins has already missed eight games. The Kings have managed to win one game without the star big man. That is unacceptable. You would think this team has enough talent to win a couple games without Cousins but they haven't. ... More

Kings fall to undefeated Warriors

For the third game in a row, DeMarcus Cousins sat out with back spasms. The Kings have only won one game without their star big man. The Sacramento Kings took the lead in the beginning, and even had the lead up to eight, but ended the first quarter down by one. Golden State would never give the lead back. The Kings ... More

A disappointing loss is an understatement

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NHXB51UEkFU&feature=youtu.be A disappointing loss is an understatement for Kings fans in attendance tonight at Sleep Train Arena. The Kings were coming off an impressive victory on the road and they did the complete opposite tonight against the Minnesota Timberwolves, as they suffered a 101-91 ... More

Will Karl’s resume be enough to keep his job?

Optimism was injected into the Sacramento Kings fanbase last February as George Karl was named the new head coach in Sacramento. But with many of their recent coaches, the romance would be short-lived. Rumblings of a firing arose in the offseason even before his first opening night. Those rumblings would eventually ... More

Kings earn first win without Cousins

The Kings were without their star DeMarcus Cousins Wednesday night against the Milwaukee Bucks. They would need an exceptional effort from Rudy Gay in his absence and the forward would respond the call, leading the team to a 129-118 win. Neither team has been impressive on the defensive end thus far this season, and the ... More

Turnover Tuesdays: A bumpy road trip thus far

Turnover Tuesdays with Mr. Taylor The road, man… Last week, I made the bold prediction that the Kings would win 3 of 4 last week to improve to 7-8 on the season. Sometimes I’m wrong. The Kings played sloppy most of the week, losing to Atlanta and Miami (sans Cousins) before picking up a much-needed win in Orlando ... More

Hornets sting the Kings late in the fourth

Coming off a win in Orlando, the Kings needed another win to get their season back on track. Having played their best defense of the year against the Magic, the Kings took a step backwards and blew a 22-point lead in the second half. Kemba Walker’s 39 points helped Charlotte’s second-largest comeback in franchise ... More

Sunday Musings: Is DeMarcus Cousins a media punching bag?

In basketball, there are media favorites such as Stephen Curry and Blake Griffin. DeMarcus Cousins has never been one of those favorites. Cousins pops up in the media circles when he gets into it with referees or the state of his franchise is in doubt. The NBA would love nothing more than to move the All-Star big man ... More

Kings come up big in Orlando to earn first road victory

The young season has been a challenging one thus far for the Sacramento Kings. They needed a win against a beatable Orlando Magic team on the road and they earned their first today 97-91 and improved to 4-9 on the season. The story early on was once again Rajon Rondo who made three 3-pointers in the first quarter alone. ... More

Q&A with Dr. Frank Cordasco about shoulder injuries

Rudy Gay suffered a shoulder injury Thursday night in Miami and did not return to the game. We were told he suffered a strained left shoulder as the initial diagnosis. *UPDATE: Rudy Gay had an MRI on Friday for a strained left shoulder and is listed as DAY-TO-DAY for Saturday's matinee matchup against the Orlando ... More