2405 results for tag: Sacramento Kings

Joerger on Labissiere’s near triple-double: ‘We’ve got to play through him’

Skal Labissiere nearly achieved his first triple-double against the Golden State Warriors as he finished the night with 10 points, 10 rebounds and 8 assists. Buddy Hield scored a career-high 22 points with eight rebounds and seven assists, while Ty Lawson scored 20 for Sacramento. Dave Joerger had this to say about ... More

Papagiannis discusses recent success and the importance of mentorship from his teammates

The name may not sound familiar to some yet, but this 7-foot-1 big man from Greece has high hopes for himself and the Sacramento Kings as well. In the recent draft, Georgios Papagiannis was selected with the 13th pick in the first round and didn't play for most of the season, but after the DeMarcus Cousins trade was made, it ... More

Los beneficiados y perjudicados del traspaso de DeMarcus Cousins

La pasada madrugada se cumplió un mes del traspaso que envió a DeMarcus Cousins -y Omri Casspi- a los New Orleans Pelicans. En el siguiente artículo analizaremos, estadísticamente, que jugadores han sido los más beneficios y quienes los más perjudicados de la salida de Cousins. ANOTACIÓN No es fácil sustituir a ... More

CK Podcast 286: Lonzo Ball, Resting NBA players and NCAA at G1C

Matt George and Leo Beas break down the NCAA at the Golden 1 Center, the future of Lonzo Ball in the NBA and why the NBA should stop resting NBA players. Make sure to download the Valley Tire Center mobile app, register and turn on your notifications to get free tire balancing. Check our their website for details: http:/... More

Willie Cauley-Stein making strides as a playmaker

It was a tough outing last night for the Sacramento Kings, losing 118-102 against the San Antonio Spurs at the AT&T Center, making it their second straight loss. Willie Cauley-Stein led the way with 18 points, four rebounds and a block, making him the Reno Dodge Power Performer. Notice how Darren Collison did a great job ... More

Breaking down Skal Labissiere’s career night

Skal Labissiere had a career-high 32 points in last night’s Kings 107-101 victory against the Phoenix Suns making him the Reno Dodge Power Performer. This is also his first game scoring 15+. “My teammates did a really good job of finding me, Coach put me in a good situation to succeed, and the rest just came,” Labiss... More

CK Podcast 285: Mike Schmitz of Draft Express and The Vertical breaks down the best point guards in the 2017 NBA Draft

Mike Schmitz is the director of scouting for Draft Express and an NBA Draft contributor for The Vertical. He discusses where Skal Labissiere would get drafted if the draft was redone and he breaks down what he sees in Buddy Hield and Malachi Richardson. We also go over the TOP 5 point guards and which one would fit best with ... More

CK Podcast 284: Graham Betchart doubles down on Skal becoming an All-Star

Graham Betchart is a sports psychology mental skills coach and current director of mental training for Lucid Performance. He works with Skal Labissiere, Aaron Gordon, Zach LaVine, Marcus Smart, Stanley Johnson, Andre Drummond, Andrew Wiggins and Karl-Anthony Towns, just to name a few. Betchart made a bold prediction the ... More

Buddy Hield constantly improving but losing skid continues

It has been an awful turn of events since the All-Star break for the Sacramento Kings, having now lost eight straight. In those losses, the Kings are averaging 100 points per game on 46 percent shooting from the field. On defense, the Kings are allowing 106.1 points per game, which is tied for 18th. Newcomer Buddy Hield has ... More

Una agradable sorpresa llamada Skal Labissiere

Hasta hace poco más de dos semanas, Skal Labissiere era uno de los drafteados en 2016 con menos minutos disputados durante la temporada. El joven haitiano apenas contaba con ocho partidos jugados en la NBA y sólo en uno de ellos había jugado más de 10 minutos. Pero entonces, los Sacramento Kings decidieron traspasar al ... More