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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

Tyreke Evans’ stellar night not enough, losing streak continues

On a night where many thought the Kings would end their losing streak after being up by 28-points in San Antonio, Sacramento couldn’t hang on and lost 114-104, making it six straight losses. The Kings just haven’t found a way to get up in the wins column. It’s not that they’re playing bad, but after making some moves ... More

Collison’s solid night not enough

With a 108-96 loss last night against the Denver Nuggets, the Sacramento Kings have fallen into the 12th seed in the Western Conference. The Kings have now lost five straight. However, not all is bad, because guard Darren Collison is consistently trying to get his team out of the hole. Last night he had 17 points and five ... More

Skal Labissiere’s upside has Kings fans excited

For the Sacramento Kings, this current season (2016-17) isn’t about making a deep playoff run. This season isn’t about challenging the Warriors in the first round of the playoffs or even making the playoffs at all for that matter. For the first time in years, this team is completely without a legitimate NBA star. DeMar... More

Lawson played well but it wasn’t enough as the Kings lose a tough one at the buzzer

It was a wild night at the Golden 1 Center for Kings fans as they saw one of the best games of the season from their Kings come down to a heartbreaking buzzer beater tip-in from Rudy Gobert. This 110-109 loss marked their fourth straight at home. Gobert’s game-winner was initially ruled off but changed upon further ... More

The young Kings need to take advantage of their golden opportunity

When the Kings shipped off their All-Star center DeMarcus Cousins they were sitting pretty in the ninth spot in the Western Conference. With a playoff berth in near sight, Kings fans were hopeful for something they haven’t seen in 10 years. The Kings had all the momentum heading into the break by going 5-2 in their seven ... More