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Papagiannis discusses recent success and the importance of mentorship from his teammates

The name may not sound familiar to some yet, but this 7-foot-1 big man from Greece has high hopes for himself and the Sacramento Kings as well. In the recent draft, Georgios Papagiannis was selected with the 13th pick in the first round and didn’t play for most of the season, but after the DeMarcus Cousins trade was made, it opened up an opportunity and now some fans are beginning...
Via Cowbell Kingdom
8 hours ago

Ty Lawson pleads Not Guilty to Probation Violation

Lawson will be due back in court in 6 weeks where a judge will decide if his probation will be revoked or not. Kings guard Ty Lawson was due in court today for a probation hearing stemming from his 2015 arrest in Denver for a DUI. According to the Denver Post, Lawson had tested positive for alcohol three separate times since then and also failed to complete the community service...
Via Sactown Royalty
10 hours ago

Fan Reactions: Milwaukee Bucks at Sacramento Kings

The Sacramento Kings dropped to a 27-44 record last night as they lost to the Milwaukee Bucks by a score of 116-98. As a result of Sacramento’s loss, many people within the NBA community took their thoughts and analyses of the game via social media. With that being said, listed down below are some of […] Fan Reactions: Milwaukee Bucks at Sacramento Kings - A Royal Pain - A Royal...
Via A Royal Pain
11 hours ago

Sacramento King Ty Lawson denies violating DUI probation

DENVER (AP) — Sacramento Kings point guard Ty Lawson has denied that he violated his probation in a Colorado drunken driving case by drinking and failing to complete community service. Lawson and his attorney Harvey Steinberg made the assertion Thursday during a brief appearance in a Denver courtroom. In addition, Steinberg said Lawson wanted his vehicle equipped with...
Via MyNorthwest.com
21 hours ago

WATCH: Kings vs Bucks Highlights 3/22/17

Top moments from Sacramento's home contest versus Milwaukee.
Via YouTube
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Bucks 116, Kings 98: An Expected Outcome

Greek Freak > Greek Peak Although the Kings hung in the game for much of the first quarter, Sacramento was completely outplayed by a much more talented Bucks squad tonight. Milwaukee hit eight of twelve three pointers in their 44 point second quarter alone and once Jason Kidd’s team built up the lead, they didn’t look back. The Bucks young star, Giannis Antetokounmpo, absolutely...
Via Sactown Royalty
1 day ago

Highs and Lows: Sacramento Kings Get Stumped By Milwaukee

The Sacramento Kings were stumped by the Milwaukee Bucks tonight by a score of 116-98. Listed down below are the highs and lows of tonight’s game pertaining to the Sacramento Kings. HIGHS Shooting Guards: The group of Buddy Hield, Arron Afflalo, and Garrett Temple, and Tyreke Evans had a balanced outing tonight which showcased defensive […] Highs and Lows: Sacramento Kings Get...
Via A Royal Pain
1 day ago

WATCH: Papagiannis Dunks on 3 Defenders

Kings rookie Georgios Papagiannis dunks on three Milwaukee Bucks.
Via YouTube
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Slideshow: NBA Draft: Five Potential Sacramento Kings in the Sweet 16

It is Sweet 16 time! Which players should Sacramento Kings fans look out for in this week’s March Madness games? The Sweet 16 round of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament should bring us compelling matchups that should bring out the best as the Final Four approaches. The opening weekend brought a ton of madness but […] Slideshow: NBA Draft: Five Potential Sacramento Kings...
Via A Royal Pain
2 days ago

Pelicans C DeMarcus Cousins out with a knee injury

For the second time since he joined the team in a trade from the Sacramento Kings last month, New Orleans Pelicans center DeMarcus Cousins will be out of action Friday night.No, it’s not because he received yet another suspension due to crossing the technical foul threshold. This time, Cousins will be sitting due to an injury.The team announced that he will be sidelined Friday...
Via Sportsnaut
6 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Buddy Hied: 'I love the challenge to get better'

Cowbell Kingdom had a chance to catch up with Buddy Hield after his team snapped their eight-game losing streak. Are you excited to see what Hield will become in the future Kings fans? What do you think he needs to work on the most during the summer? Join the conversation. If you are looking for NBA Autographs, NBA Memorabilia, or NBA Trading Cards, HoopCats.com has it all! They...
Via Cowbell Kingdom
10 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Temple: 'Mathematically we still have a chance'

Kings: Host Orlando on Monday before going on the road for five of six games. If you are looking for NBA Autographs, NBA Memorabilia, or NBA Trading Cards, HoopCats.com has it all! They also do giveaways on their Instagram page all the time so follow them to keep up! You can also visit their online store for more information: http://stores.ebay.com/TheHoopCats Make sure to download...
Via Cowbell Kingdom
11 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Hield: 'We just have to figure out how to close the game'

Rookie Buddy Hield made his first start for the Kings and scored 18 points. He had a lot of good stuff to say after the game. Check it out! If you are looking for NBA Autographs, NBA Memorabilia, or NBA Trading Cards, HoopCats.com has it all! They also do giveaways on their Instagram page all the time so follow them to keep up! You can also visit their online store for more information...
Via Cowbell Kingdom
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Barnes not a fan of how Kings treated DeMarcus Cousins

Matt Barnes and DeMarcus Cousins started the season as teammates on the Sacramento Kings. Cousins’ trade to the New Orleans Pelicans pretty much ended Barnes’ tenure in California’s capital city, as he was waived to make room for the haul Sacramento received for Cousins.Now a member of the Golden State Warriors, Barnes himself has some choice words about how the Kings’ brass...
Via Sportsnaut
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Colorado wants to revoke NBA player Ty Lawson's probation

DENVER (AP) Colorado authorities want probation revoked for Sacramento Kings point guard Ty Lawson after they say he tested positive for alcohol three times in the last six months and failed to complete required public service in a 2015 drunken driving case. Over prosecutors' objections, the former Denver Nugget was sentenced to probation rather than jail last year and ordered...
Via Associated Press
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Ty Lawson wanted on arrest warrant after failing three alcohol tests

An arrest warrant has been issued for Ty Lawson after the Sacramento Kings point guard allegedly violated the terms of his probation stemming from his second DUI arrest, which came in July 2015.Court records obtained by Kirk Mitchell of the Denver Post indicate that Lawson violated probation by failing three alcohol tests, two of which were conducted in September and the most recent...
Via Larry Brown Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

The Mulligan: Why Vlade Divac deserves another chance

This past month will either go down as the worse month of Vlade Divac's tenure as general manager of the Sacramento Kings, or we will look at it as some kind of turning point. After repeatedly saying his team was not interested in trading DeMarcus Cousins, the Kings traded their superstar in the most Kings way possible, with trade rumors picking up during All-Star weekend, and after...
Via Yardbarker
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Buddy Hield breaks from Kings owner: ‘I’m not Steph Curry’

Sacramento Kings owner Vivek Ranadivé believes that the newly acquired Buddy Hield has potential to emulate Stephen Curry. One man who disagrees is Hield himself.“People said [I was like] Steph Curry in college,” Hield said, via Grant Hughes of Bleacher Report. “Yeah, I guess, but I gotta develop. Steph Curry, he’s a different animal. He’s in his own world. He does whatever...
Via Sportsnaut
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Ty Lawson questionable with stomach issues after asking for taco recommendations

Sacramento Kings guard Ty Lawson is just a man of the people. He puts his pants on one leg at a time, and he just wants some good tacos.This was proven true Tuesday. Lawson posted on Snapchat asking for suggestions for a place that sells tacos. Based on the Kings’ injury report released Wednesday, Lawson might have gotten some bad advice. He was listed as questionable with Gastroenteritis...
Via The Comeback
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Warriors planning to sign Matt Barnes

How’s this for an NBA homecoming?ESPN’s Marc Stein and Chris Haynes reported on Tuesday night that the Golden State Warriors are planning to sign veteran forward Matt Barnes in the wake of the injury to Kevin Durant. Ramona Shelburne, also of ESPN, adds that the deal with Barnes will be for the rest of the season, not just a 10-day contract. Barnes, who will turn 37 in March...
Via Larry Brown Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

How will the Sacramento Kings replace DeMarcus Cousins’ production?

DeMarcus Cousins is gone and the rebuild begins. No one in Sacramento wants to go through another rebuild, but Kings fans unfortunately don’t have a choice. DeMarcus Cousins was by far the best player on the Kings, but now that he is gone, head coach David Joerger will have to find a way to replace his production. Before being traded, DeMarcus Cousins averaged about 20 field-goal...
Via isportsweb.com
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Divac makes bold promise after trading DeMarcus Cousins

Sacramento Kings general manager Vlade Divac made a rather bold statement about where the Sacramento Kings will be in two years.Divac continues to answer questions about the DeMarcus Cousins trade, and in a Q&A with Ailene Voisin of the Sacramento Bee, he said that if the Kings aren’t better off in two years than they are now, he’ll walk away.“That’s my job, and I take...
Via Larry Brown Sports
25 days ago  |  Discuss

DeMarcus Cousins thinks the Kings were cowards to trade him away

The Sacramento Kings continue to be a bit of a mismanaged mess as a basketball franchise, and this week put that idea under a spotlight. The trade of DeMarcus Cousins may not have been a bad idea in principle, but the way in which the move went down has widely been criticized. Now, Cousins himself is sounding off about the Kings. Cousins says he has absolutely no desire to ever...
Via The Comeback
27 days ago  |  Discuss
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