Coach Michael Malone Upset With Effort; How Will Sacramento Kings Respond?

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There’s plenty to like about the Sacramento Kings. DeMarcus Cousins is having an All-Star caliber season. Isaiah Thomas is averaging 20.1 points per game, and the team acquired Rudy Gay who has scored at least 20 in four of the […]

Sacramento Kings vs. Miami Heat: Game Preview, Predictions

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This team is bad. No, scratch that. This team is awful. That’s pretty much how Sacramento Kings head coach Michael Malone summed up the state of his team following a loss at home to the New Orleans Pelicans Friday. And […]

Sacramento Kings Will Only Go As Far As Isaiah Thomas Can Take Them

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Isaiah Thomas is getting used to this underdog thing. He’s made a living out of proving doubters wrong. The Sacramento Kings took him with the last pick in the 2011 draft and he has rewarded them in a major way. […]

Is Shaquille O’Neal Right About Sacramento Kings Not Being Good Enough?

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Kyle Korver is a must-guard every night. It’s on every scouting report — it has to be. His 3-point shooting kills teams that lag on rotations while making guards pay for getting out-muscled on pick-and-rolls. The Sacramento Kings apparently didn’t […]

Portland Trail Blazers: Damian Lillard Blazing His Own Trail Towards Elite Status

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With his team sitting comfortably at 20-4, Damian Lillard is the star in the Pacific Northwest that you and I aren’t supposed to notice. He’s not in a huge media market, and he’s not in television commercials hawking insurance or cars. […]

Sacramento Kings’ Isaiah Thomas Needs To Play Through Trade Rumors

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Mr. Irrelevant is a title usually attributed to the NFL and its last pick of the draft, but it’s also taken on a life of its own in the NBA where players chosen last have thrived. Isaiah Thomas wore the […]

Indiana Pacers: Pacers Already Elite, ‘Statement Game’ Not Required

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For a game that was deemed ‘just another’ matchup by the Miami Heat players, tempers sure did fly. Chris Bosh picked up two early fouls while LeBron James got into foul trouble in the second half. James also had strong […]

Sacramento Kings vs. Phoenix Suns: Game Preview, Predictions

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The new-look Sacramento Kings practiced with its new weapons Thursday morning and were more than ready for action. Rudy Gay, Quincy Acy and Aaron Gray joined the team for their first practice since coming over in the trade with the […]

Sacramento Kings’ Offense Dead On Arrival In Blowout

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With just 10 players suiting up, the Sacramento Kings were outmatched, out-hustled, and outplayed by the Utah Jazz Wednesday night in a 121-101 blowout that was never in question. Sacramento doomed themselves from the start as the team missed its […]

Sacramento Kings Can’t Blame Lack Of Experience Any Longer

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If there is one team that has suffered in misfortune more than any other, it would be the Sacramento Kings. Putting aside the tragic circumstances of Ricky Berry committing suicide a year after a breakout season with the team and […]

Sacramento Kings Get Swagger Back In Rout Over Dallas Mavericks

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Now that the talking heads have had 24 hours to pick apart the Sacramento Kings deal with the Toronto Raptors for Rudy Gay, it was time for the team to respond accordingly. They were definitely up to the challenge. Sacramento […]

Sacramento Kings Improve Greatly With Rudy Gay Trade

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At 5-13, the Sacramento Kings haven’t exactly had much to talk about. But with it’s five-player deal that brings Rudy Gay in to help, Sacramento is much improved on offense and as a franchise. The team sent three reserves and one […]