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Lockout ends, are your Sacramento Kings ready?

Every NBA coach has the fear that one or more of his players are going to come back from this long lay off way out of shape.  It's happened before.  Shawn Kemp and Vin Baker are two players that come to mind when people speak of the 1998-99 lockout.  These two went from all-star power forwards to poster children for what can ... More

Tyreke Evans to play overseas, signs in Italy

The NBA and Players Union are resuming labor negotiations today, but Tyreke Evans will not wait for a resolution. Virtus Roma, the Italian team Milwaukee Bucks guard Brandon Jennings played for, announced they've reached a contract agreement with the Sacramento Kings guard. Scott Schroeder of SB Nation has some details on the ... More

Goon Squad Classic: Overtime Session

Earlier in the week we posted the first quarter action from the Goon Squad Classic.  Today, we have the overtime session, in its entirety for your viewing pleasure.  Special thanks to our friend Tobin Halsey for shooting the action from the baseline while Jonathon and I enjoyed our press seats at the scorers table. http://... More

Video: Goon Squad Classic Highlights

The team over at Yay Area's Finest put together an amazing mixtape of all the highlights from the Goon Squad Classic.  Tremendous tip of the hat to them for their work. More

Goon Squad Classic weekend meant more than just basketball

Shameless plug alert.  My final thoughts on this past weekend over at SB Nation Bay Area.  A snippet: Following suit with most of the exhibitions played during the lockout, the contest, which took place at an approximately two-thirds-filled-to-capacity UC Davis Pavilion, was more style than substance.  Greene's team, ... More

Goon Squad Classic Wrap-Up

It wasn't NBA caliber.  But host Donté Greene and company put on a show that entertained the fans in attendance at the Goon Squad Classic.  His Black Team toppled the Purple Team, 167-164 in overtime at the UC Davis Pavilion.  Greene's team featured  Jimmer Fredette, Jason Thompson and Spencer Hawes.  Tyreke Evans, ... More

Host of events planned leading up to Goon Squad Classic

Sacramento, get ready.  This weekend may be your only chance to get a taste of NBA basketball for a very long time.  Thanks to Sacramento Kings forward Donté Greene, there are a plethora of events happening and leading up to Goon Squad Classic charity game taking place on Sunday.  Here's a rundown: Donté Greene ... More

Will Marcus Thornton play in the Goon Squad Classic?

The Goon Squad Classic, which takes place this Sunday at 6:30 pm at the UC Davis Pavilion, will feature a host of Kings players, past and a present.  Kevin Martin, Tyreke Evans, DeMarcus Cousins and even rookie-to-be Jimmer Fredette are slated to play in the charity exhibition game. Unfortunately, Sacramento Kings guard ... More

The Donté Greene Charity Poker Tournament

While the lockout trudges on, Kings fourth year small forward Donté Greene has continued to be active in the Sacramento community.  Most of you know about the Goon Squad Classic set for this coming Sunday, but many of you do not know about the Donté Greene Charity Poker Tournament he is hosting this Friday evening in ... More

One-and-done Kings look back at leaving college early

Since 2006, the NBA has placed an age limit on the draft, forcing most league hopefuls to play at least one year of college basketball before making the professional leap.  Contributors to ESPN The Magazine reached out to 39 NBA players and revisted their decisions to leave school prematurely for the NBA.  Four members of the ... More