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Where would the Kings be without Cousins this season?

It is incredibly hard to imagine how this Sacramento Kings team would have done without DeMarcus Cousins this season. With the big ‘fella healthy, the Kings have a 25-26 win-loss record. Without Cousins, that record heavily favors the opponents with a 1-7 record and allowing 127 points a game. This is the equivalent of ... More

CK Podcast 237: James Anderson talks about his role and Marty Mac joins the show

The Cowbell team discusses the recent minutes played by each member of the Kings team. They give an in-depth breakdown of the team’s game against Denver. They discuss the team’s defensive scheme, and whether or not it is salvageable. The second segment of this show is a brief interview with Marty Mac, where Marty ... More

Kings try to carry momentum through end of February in crucial week

Post by TiqIQ The Sacramento Kings are riding a three-game winning streak as they enter this week’s slate of home games. The Kings started the second half of the season off on the right foot at home by defeating the Denver Nuggets, 116-110. DeMarcus Cousins led the way with a game-high 37 points, 20 rebounds, and four ... More

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