2347 results for tag: Sacramento Kings

The Kings face a winless road trip after struggling against the Bucks

MILWAUKEE – The defensive struggles as well as the void of a prominent third scorer continue to be a problem as the Kings (2-5) lose their fourth game of their five-game road trip in Milwaukee 117-91. Rudy Gay sat out of Saturday’s game with rib soreness and his 22.5-point absence was greatly missed. DeMarcus ... More

Dave Joerger on questionable call: ‘Remarkable, isn’t it?’

MIAMI – It was a controversial offensive foul that sent DeMarcus Cousins to the bench for the remainder of the fourth quarter and overtime, resulting in a loss to the Miami Heat 108-96. Cousins was called for all six of his fouls in the fourth quarter including a technical foul that came early in the first quarter. ... More

CK Podcast 268: Breaking down the missed call in Miami and the road trip

Matt George and Leo Beas break down the last 5 games in detail but especially the questionable call against the Miami Heat.   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 hear on the next CK ... More

Joerger: ‘We fell in love with the jump shot instead of getting in the paint’

ATLANTA -- Foul trouble was the storyline of the game for Sacramento as Rudy Gay and DeMarcus Cousins sat most of the second and third quarter. The Kings kicked off their five game road trip tonight against the Atlanta Hawks losing 106-95, bringing their record to (2-2) on the season. Cousins started off to a slow start only ... More

Sacramento Kings Road Trip Breakdown and Predictions

The Sacramento Kings have played solid team basketball in the first three games of the season. They put on a consistent show against the Phoenix Suns on opening night, but fell a little bit short against the San Antonio Spurs in the home opener. Then they had a sluggish start in their second home game against the Minnesota ... More

Kings vs. Spurs Preview: Will the Kings be ready for the challenge?

Coaching changes and roster acquisitions most of the time mean minor changes for most NBA teams, but in Sacramento the difference is very obvious early on. After a 113-94 victory in the season opener against the Phoenix Suns on Wednesday, this season looks somewhat promising for the Kings. Sacramento is hit with their ... More

Would the Sacramento Kings improve defensively without Rudy Gay?

It looks like a near certainty that Rudy Gay will be leaving the Kings either at the NBA trading deadline or in the offseason. Whether it’s a trade for Goran Dragic or something involving the Los Angeles Lakers, the rumors are everywhere. However, for now, let’s try to wrap our heads around what the team would look like ... More

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