713 results for tag: Tyreke Evans

Game 22 Preview: Kings vs. Trailblazers

Examining tonight's match-up between the Sacramento Kings and Portland Trailblazers More

Road Reaction: Warriors 93, Kings 90

The Sacramento Kings fall on the road to their I-80 rivals. More

Game 21 Preview: Kings at Warriors

The Kings head to the bay area to take on their Northern California rivals. More

Waiting for Tyreke

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Evans with the flip

  The Sacramento Kings believe they have a super star on their hands.  They believe it so much that they did not even contemplate chasing the handful of all-star level players that have come available over the last two summers.  They believe they have a building block that will only rise and in doing so, take the Kings with him to stardom.  They are still waiting and as game after game passes in this shortened season, the questions about Tyreke Evans get louder and louder. It really wasn't fair.  The Kings thought they had caught lightning in a bottle when they drafted Evans out of Memphis with the fourth pick, in the 2009 draft.  It took only a handful of games to see that Evans had the potential for greatness and the Kings built one marketing campaign around him after another.  Maybe the pressure was too great.  Maybe the league has just figured him out.  Either way, Evans' road to stardom has slowed, maybe even taken the scenic route. We aren't looking to pin a tag on Evans.  Last season was a struggle.  Injuries robbed Evans of his explosive speed and his ability to get to the rim like he had done as a rookie.  You can excuse a lackluster, injury-plagued season for a lackluster team.   But what is going on this season? ... More

Road Reaction: Jazz 96, Kings 93

The Kings fell to the Jazz in rookie Jimmer Fredette's return to the beehive state. More

Game 20 Preview: Kings at Jazz

Jimmer Fredette returns to the state of Utah. More

Following blowout loss, Kings practice defense Thursday morning

The Sacramento Kings got right back to work Thursday morning following a blowout defeat at home to the Denver Nuggets. More

CK Press Box Report: Nuggets 122, Kings 93

The Sacramento Kings return home from a three-game road trip only to be blown out by the visiting Denver Nuggets. More

Game 19 Preview: Kings vs. Nuggets

The Sacramento Kings return to the capital region after a 1-2 road trip.  Their opponents tonight?  The streaking Denver Nuggets, who've won four in a row, all victories coming away from the Mile High City. ... More

Road Reaction: Trailblazers 101, Kings 89

The Sacramento Kings end a three-game road trip with a loss in Portland. More