60 results for tag: Ty Lawson

Takeaways from a disappointing loss to the Grizzlies

After barely surviving a dreadful (1-6) home stand, the Kings could not change course in Memphis starting off their eight game road trip losing to the Grizzles 107-91. In their first game since Rudy Gay’s season ending left Achilles rupture, Sacramento found themselves playing new rotations tonight. Although Gay’s ... 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

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

Ty Lawson, mejor desde el banquillo

  Con el partido contra los Minnesota Timberwolves, Ty Lawson ya suma 30 encuentros con la camiseta de los Sacramento Kings: 15 como titular y otros tantos como suplente. Curiosamente, el rendimiento del base es mejor cuando sale desde el banquillo. No es sencillo para alguien que ha jugado más del 65% de sus ... More

Analyzing Darren Collison’s 21 games this season

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fFntUbANtYE After missing the first eight games of the season due to a domestic violence suspension, Darren Collison has been that consistent third scorer the Kings were desperately looking for to play alongside DeMarcus Cousins and Rudy Gay this season. When the Kings received word of ... More

Garrett Temple on the second unit: ‘We are real confident’

The NBA is a league that focuses a lot on who is in the starting lineup. The five who start the game are typically the most talented and give their team the best possible chance to win. However, the bench unit’s role in the success of a team is often undervalued but not ignored. The most successful teams can rely on ... More

Bringing Darren Collison off the bench is the best move for the Kings

As the Sacramento Kings return to the Golden One Center following a five game east-coast road trip, they will have the services of point guard Darren Collison who will be returning from an eight game suspension for a domestic violence issue over the summer. There is no arguing that the Kings have struggled offensively ... More

Statistics and Perspective for the (3-5) Sacramento Kings

As it stands right now, on the night of November 6th, 2016, the Sacramento Kings have a record of 3-5. If we’re being honest, it’s really hard to get a good grasp of what a team really is when the season isn’t even 10 percent over. It’s the same as evaluating an NFL team a little after halftime of the second game of ... 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

Kings show growth in season opener

Phoenix, Ariz. ---- Every NBA team understands the threat that star center DeMarcus Cousins poses. Wednesday night it was the Sacramento Kings bench squad that stunned the youthful Phoenix Suns on the way to a 113-94 victory in the season opener for both teams. The starting-five for the Kings began the game 4-of-15 ... More