2280 results for tag: Sacramento Kings

Are the Kings doomed for NBA purgatory?

The NBA trade deadline came and went and the Sacramento Kings were one of many teams that decided against making a move. The summer ahead is one of uncertainty. With the salary cap set to rise from $70 million to potentially $90 million next season (ESPN.com), players and front offices alike seem content to wait until free ... More

Karl: ‘So much of our bad defense comes from our bad offense’

The Sacramento Kings came back from the All-Star break and had a very solid first quarter against the Denver Nuggets. George Karl decided to insert Quincy Acy in the starting lineup over Willie Cauley-Stein and it seemed to work. The Kings' energy from the start was very good.Acy was very solid on Kenneth Faried and his ... More

Cauley-Stein: ‘Nobody is getting fired’

Willie Cauley-Stein is a rookie but he is also very aware of his team's current situation. When you listen to him speak, you can’t ignore the fact that his maturity level is beyond his time and it has really helped his development as a basketball player.He understands that defense is the answer to his team’s ... More

The NBA trade deadline passes and the Kings remain the same

After all the speculation surrounding the Kings, Vlade Divac couldn't find the right partner to make a trade with and decided to stay put and not force a trade just to make one.Some of the names that were linked to the Kings were Pau Gasol, Thabo Sefolosha, Iman Shumpert and Tony Snell. Any of these players with the ... More

Collison on wanting to be traded: ‘It was false’

I hate to keep harping on this but stop believing everything you read. I'm glad Darren Collison took it upon himself to call out Alex Kennedy's false rumors. I have nothing against Alex but if you don't know, please don't "report" it. It just looks bad on the real journalists that take pride in being objective and striving ... More

Karl: ‘The focus on defense is my responsibility’

This came straight from the Kings:SACRAMENTO, CA – The Sacramento Kings announced today a change to its coaching staff, parting ways with assistant coach Vance Walberg, according to Vice President of Basketball Operations and General Manager Vlade Divac.“This was a tough decision made after consideration of what ... More

Kings interested in Hawks guard Thabo Sefolosha?

With less than 24 hours remaining for the big day, there is a lot of speculation surrounding the Kings. Earlier today, Chris Broussard reported that the Kings have interest in Thabo Sefolosha.Sac Kings have interest in Thabo Sefolosha, according to league source. He'd be much-needed defensive boost in perimeter — ... More

How will these 2 trades affect the Kings?

As you know, we are only a few days away from the NBA trade deadline and today some teams made moves to improve their roster.Sources: Detroit Pistons have discussed a deal to acquire Tobias Harris from the Orlando Magic for Brandon Jennings and Ersan Ilyasova. — Michael Scotto (@MikeAScotto) February 16, 2016 Then ... More

Las 10 opciones de traspaso más realistas para los Kings

A menos de una semana del cierre del mercado de traspasos, los Sacramento Kings continúan a la espera del movimiento que pueda mejorar el equipo. Tal y como señaló hace unos días el general manager, Vlade Divac, el equipo se tenía la intención de moverse para obtener algún jugador de corte defensivo.Pero, ¿qué ... More

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