2428 results for tag: Sacramento Kings

Cousins deserves every penny of reported max-deal contract extension

It isn't an argument anymore, DeMarcus Cousins, as of right now, is the best big man in the NBA. His dominance both physically and statistically are unmatched by any at his size and position. With rumors of a max-deal extension offer from the Sacramento Kings swirling, there is no question that Cousins deserves every penny of ... More

El amargo centenario de Willie Cauley-Stein

La pasada madrugada, Willie Cauley-Stein jugó su partido número 100 en la NBA, todos ellos en los Sacramento Kings.. Pero el pívot vive un amargo momento desde que llegó a la Liga hace menos de dos años. En los últimos nueve partidos, de los que sólo ha disputado seis, el ex de Kentucky Wildcats apenas ha jugado un ... More

Rondo minimizing his former teammates in Sacramento shows his true colors

After Rajon Rondo’s career-revitalizing stint with the Sacramento Kings, he now finds himself fading out of the spotlight with the Chicago Bulls. Rondo started off the New Year being benched for two weeks in what maybe was a surprise to all except those who know about his immature antics in Boston, Dallas and Sacramento. ... More

Joerger is still trying to figure out his starting lineup

People like to do things that will make them successful. If you do something and it doesn’t work then you adjust and try to make it better, and then rinse and repeat. For the Sacramento Kings, they’re trying to figure out what the best lineup is to start the game. You don’t have to start five offensive juggernauts but ... More

James on Cousins: ‘He’s the best big man in the game’

After dropping two straight games on their four game east coast trip, the Cleveland Cavaliers bounced back in their first ever game in the Golden1 Center, defeating the Kings 120-108. Losing doesn’t sit well with LeBron James and company as a win in Sacramento was considered a must win for the moral of the Cavaliers. ... More

Sunday Musings: The importance of the final three minutes of the fourth quarter

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gUpzQ_ja7Kc Floating in and out of the eighth playoff spot in the Western Conference, the 15-21 Sacramento Kings have had their fair share of troubles in the closing minutes of games this season. With little to no room for error in a season where the playoffs are actually in reach, the Kings ... More

Blaming one individual for the Kings’ struggles is not a solution but a burden

It’s so easy to point fingers. Everyone has a name to throw into the fire. Anyone can be a critic. Pointing out the problem is always much easier than coming up with a solution. While there are plenty of problems that can and have been pointed out involving the entire organization, not a single one can be labeled the ... More

Lawson’s recent success bodes well for Sacramento’s chances of making the playoffs

Welcome to 2017 everybody. It’s time to kick off the New Year’s resolutions that you’re going to eat better, sleep longer and generally live a better life. For the Sacramento Kings, their first resolution seems to be to make the playoffs for the first time since 2006. So far, they’re doing a good job. As it stands ... More

A trade that would make sense for both Houston and Sacramento

The Rockets are interested in the Kings’ veteran big Kosta Koufos, according to ESPN’s Marc Stein. I am a huge fan of Koufos and the little things he does to help a team win games. Many fans don’t appreciate his game because he doesn’t produce godly stats but if you break down film on his game, you will be able to ... More

The significance of Anthony Tolliver’s effectiveness

For what seemed like ages in the late 2000's, the Sacramento Kings were plagued with the "young team" label that carried more of a negative connotation than positive. That label was synonymous with the roster's lack of playoff experience, low basketball I.Q., and inability to win games. With the growth of DeMarcus Cousins, ... More