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CK Podcast 267: Where do the Kings rank in our Western Conference Predictions?

Matt George and Leo Beas go over their Western Conference predictions and preview Sacramento’s first two games. Did you agree with Matt or Leo?  Who did you agree with? Join the CONVERSATION! Would you rather see rookies watch from the bench or get reps in the D-League? Let us know what would you like to ... More

Afflalo is key to Sacramento’s success

Make no mistake about it — defense will be the key to success for the Sacramento Kings this season. But you still have to score points to win.Although he is capable of it, Sacramento cannot simply rely on DeMarcus Cousins to score half the team's points every single night. Every team knows that the big man will be the ... More

Kings become 15th NBA Team to Own an NBA D-League Affiliate

Sacramento, Calif.—The NBA Development League and the Sacramento Kings today announced that the team has acquired a controlling interest in the NBA D-League’s Reno Bighorns.  With the purchase, the Kings become the 15th NBA team to own and operate its NBA D-League affiliate.  “With today’s purchase, half of NBA teams ... More

Analyzing the Latest Kings Rumors

It’s that time of the year again. A week before the season and it seems like the Sacramento Kings are always rumored to make a move, yet about 85 percent of the time, it’s false reporting. You can also call it click bait.The latest rumors surrounding the Kings broke Tuesday morning and it included Rudy Gay and ... More

CK Podcast 265: A debate over Ty Lawson and Vivek Ranadive’s latest headlines

Matt George and Leo Beas have a heated discussion about Vivek Ranadive's comments to USA Today and to the Sacramento Bee. Then it gets even more heated when they break down Ty Lawson's latest antics.  Who did you agree with? Join the CONVERSATION! Would you rather see rookies watch from the bench or get reps ... More

Sunday Musings: Don’t be so quick to judge Vivek Ranadive

Many people have mixed feelings about the new Sacramento Kings’ ownership, but you can’t dispute that principle owner Vivek Ranadive inherited a mess in 2013.That doesn’t mean he hasn’t made mistakes because he has, but when NBA fans or media outlets attempt to bash Ranadive and compare him to the Maloofs, ... More

Basketball is much bigger than a game for Garrett Temple

There is so much more to the game of basketball than just the physical. More than the rules, regulations, and actions that take place between the lines. It's an emotional game, a mental game and to many, it's a spiritual game.For players like Sacramento Kings guard Garrett Temple, his spirituality plays just as crucial a ... More

CK’s top 20 NBA players: Where does DeMarcus Cousins rank?

So, here’s the thing. You’re going to disagree with this list. You are, it’s the one true thing about lists. Nobody looks at a list and says, “Oh yeah, perfect list. I totally agree. I wouldn’t change a thing.”Maybe someone wasn’t on the list or maybe someone wasn’t high enough or maybe someone was given too ... More

7 takeaways from Kings vs. Warriors inside the shark tank

Thursday night’s preseason game between the Sacramento Kings and Golden State Warriors had the atmosphere and intensity of a mid-January tilt between division foes.There was a lot to take away from the Kings’ 105-96 loss, but here are a few things that really jumped out at me watching from the second row behind the ... More

Georgios Papagiannis: ‘Right now it’s all about the team’

It doesn't matter if you are the number one overall pick or the 13th, being the first player selected by a team in the NBA Draft carries a load of pressure. Often times that pressure amounts to struggles, failure, and under-achieved expectations for the player, not because of their play style or performance on the court, ... More