J.R. Smith for Jason Thompson
On the surface you would say who the heck is going to ever trade for a guy like J.R. Smith? But we all know that there is a team out there that will make a trade to acquire the unpredictable Smith. If only the Knicks could trade to themselves, because we all know that the Knicks are usually on the other end of this deal; taking on bad contracts and...
The Sacramento Kings are making significant roster moves, but I’m not sure even they know what impact the moves will have.
The Kings have been cleaning house, allegedly to stock pile cap space. Sacremento will now see if Rudy Gay can compliment and play well along side DeMarcus Cousins, and Derrick Williams.
Sacramento is not done reshaping the roster, and Marc Stein is reporting...
I know that nobody would want to talk about another trade following the heartbreaking developments of yesterday; it is not easy to lose a superstar in the making for nothing1, but bear with me when I propose a trade that I think would benefit both the Celtics and the Kings: Brandon Bass for Jason Thompson (you can also add sweeteners if you want to)
Why would the Celtics do it?...
It was a perfect storm at Arco Arena on Saturday night when the Utah Jazz, a horrible road team, rolled into Sacramento for their fourth game in three nights. There, they encountered not only the Kings, but 16,193 energetic fans who’d come out as part of a special initiative to show support for the struggling team. It was essentially a protest against the proposed sale of the...
Actor William Zabka—best known for playing Johnny Lawrence, Ralph Macchio’s character Daniel LaRusso’s arch-nemesis in the 1984 classic The Karate Kid—was pretty awesome in the 1980s. Well, in 2012 he’s still very awesome, and not just because he follows this site on Twitter (you can look it up), but because he’s still wildly popular, so much so that Kings forward/center...
After the Sacramento Kings victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday night, Kings forward Jason Thompson got a chance to hang out with actor William Zabka.For those of you who don't remember Zabka, he was Johnny Lawrence in the famous 1980's flick "The Karate Kid".Lawrence was the villain to Ralph Macchio's Daniel LaRusso in the movie and below is photo...
The question posing towards Kings fans, and probably Kings management, is can Ryan Anderson offer more long term than Jason Thompson?
First up the stats of Jason Thompson advanced stat wise:
Season Age Tm Lg G MP PER TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg OWS DWS WS WS/48
The Sacramento Kings have extended a qualifying offer to Jason Thompson to make the forward a restricted free agent.
Kings President of Basketball Operations Geoff Petrie officially announced the long-expected move Monday. The tender allows Sacramento to match any offer Thompson receives when free agency begins July 1.
Thompson averaged 9.1 points, 6.9 rebounds and 1.2 assists...
Via AP on Fox
June 25, 2012
The Kings will extend the qualifying offer to Jason Thompson to make him a restricted free agent.
Jason Thompson has played his way into becoming someone the Kings are hoping to keep.