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Rudy Gay does nice 360 slam dunk in Kings-Cavaliers

The Sacramento Kings are struggling against the Cleveland Cavaliers on a Friday night but Rudy Gay is NOT struggling when it comes to dunking. It might have been unnecessary for Gay but he did a 360 dunk when he got free under the rim. This is not a fastbreak dunk: Nice style points, Rudy Gay. Good to see that you can still do those kinds of things in the air. Now catch up against...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
13 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Sacramento Kings: DeMarcus Cousins Named an All-Star

DeMarcus Cousins (#15) of the Sacramento Kings doesn’t need to hang his head anymore as he’s been named to the All-Star team.Mandatory Credit: Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports The Sacramento Kings’ dominant big man, DeMarcus Cousins, was named to the Western Conference All-Star team today to replace the injured Kobe Bryant. At 24 years old and in his fifth NBA season, Cousins...
Via The Sports Journal
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

DeMarcus Cousins earns NBA All-Star berth; Calls out Clay Travis for “arrest” tweet

Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins has been named to the 2015 NBA All-Star game as an injury replacement for Kobe Bryant. Bryant is out for the remainder of the season after undergoing shoulder surgery, allowing Cousins to get in after not being named as a starter or initial reserve. Cousins has come a long way […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Quincy Miller Signs Second 10-Day Contract With Kings

The Sacramento Kings have signed Quincy Miller to a second 10-day contract, the team announced Friday. Miller will be eligible to play in Friday's contest against the Cavaliers. Miller signed his first 10-day contract on January 17 after averaging a NBA D-League-leading 26.3 points (.522 FG%, .356 3pt%, .895 FT%), 7.6 rebounds, 1.8 assists, 1.5 steals and league-best 3.7 blocks in...
Via RealGM
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

DeMarcus Cousins calls out writer for five-year-old tweet

DeMarcus Cousins has been patiently waiting for five years to call out Clay Travis of FOX Sports, and the Sacramento Kings center finally got his opportunity on Friday. Five months before Cousins was taken by the Kings with the No. 5 overall pick in the 2010 NBA draft, Travis predicted that the former Kentucky star...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

DeMarcus Cousins Just Epically Trolled Fox Sports’ Clay Travis

Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins, one of the best players in the NBA, can certainly lose his cool from time to time on the court. But off the court, his record is as clean as it gets. That comes as a surprise to at least one reporter – Fox Sports’ Clay Travis – who predicted five years ago that Cousins was going to be arrested at least once by now.  Friday, Cousins...
Via College Spun
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

NBA´s Kings invest in Sacramento Republic

The NBA’s Sacramento Kings have invested in local football club the Sacramento Republic in the hope of pushing them into […]
Via Soccer News
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Sacramento’s Potential Move

The news broke thanks to Marcos Breton of The Sacramento Bee on Wednesday night that Sacramento Republic had secured the financial backing of the NBA’s Sacramento Kings. This investment not only shows that the City of Sacramento is a united front when it comes to its professional sports landscape, but that the Republic is one step closer to their oft-stated goal of becoming an...
Via Total MLS
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Klay Thompson's 37-point quarter gets NBA Jam treatment (VIDEO)

Klay Thomspon's 37-point quarter against the Sacramento Kings looked like it was straight out of a video game. Fittingly, his record-breaking performance was given the NBA Jam treatment over the weekend by Grizzly Vision. Check out how long it takes for Thompson to catch fire. H/t BallisLife.
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Klay Thompson’s 37-Point Heat Check Gets The NBA Jam Treatment

After Klay Thompson torched the Sacramento Kings on Friday for 37 points in the third quarter (and 52 points overall), you had to assume the record-breaking heat check would get the NBA Jam “On Fire” homage it deserved. Once again, the Internet does not disappoint. [BallisLife] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Klay Thompson's 37-point 3rd quarter the best quarter in NBA history?

On Friday night, Klay Thompson scored 37 points in the third quarter of the Warriors game versus the Kings, for the greatest quarter in NBA history. The post Is Klay Thompson’s 37-Point 3rd Quarter The Best Quarter In NBA History? appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Reminder of How Beautiful Nik Stauskas’ Girlfriend Taylor Anderson Is

Sacramento Kings rookie guard Nik Stauskas has a very lovely girlfriend, Taylor Anderson. The pair was asked by high school senior Jamie Guerra how many Twitter retweets it would take in order to bring Anderson to his prom. Stauskas replied 10,000, which seems like a very low number to sell off your girlfriend for one Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
14 days ago  |  Discuss

High schooler is taking Nik Stauskas’ girlfriend to prom

Twitter Taylor Anderson, the girlfriend of Sacramento Kings rookie/former Michigan guard Nik Stauskas, will be attending prom with a high schooler from Detroit thanks to a massive amount of retweets. On Wednesday, a high school girl asking Stauskas how many retweets it would take for him to go to prom with her. A little while later, a Detroit high schooler tweeted Stauskas how...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Sacramento is willing to trade Nik Stauskas. Should Boston get involved?

Ken Berger at CBS reports the Sacramento Kings are looking for a big and are willing to trade a rookie they just drafted in the top-10 to get one.Determined to find an upgrade to complement inside force DeMarcus Cousins, the Sacramento Kings are seeking frontcourt help in a trade and are willing to discuss first-round pick Nik Stauskas in the deal, league sources told
Via Celtics Life
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Nik Stauskas’ Girlfriend Taylor Anderson Headed to Prom With High Schooler

  Woodhaven High School student Jaime Guerra had one simple question for Sacramento Kings rookie Nik Stauskas on Wednesday night—how many retweets to take Taylor Anderson (Nik’s girlfriend) to prom?   Now 10,000 retweets is a pretty lofty goal if you aren’t a celebrity, but the Stauskas clan probably wasn’t expecting NBA players to help get the job done in like two hours...
Via Busted Coverage
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Green Envy: What Kings fans said - 12/31

The Celtics took down the Kings at home tonight in convincing fashion, 106-84. In the midst of a coaching change and questionable management, Kings fans directed a lot of their hate to the front office. With some fans about ready to throw in the towel, the SacTown fan base and organization just emanates despair. Zero Optomism: might not win til 26th vs Knicks^optimist^only down by...
Via Celtics Life
December 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Kings and Nets Talk About a Deron Williams Trade

The Sacramento Kings are a spectacle of franchise upheaval right now. And after eager second-year owner Vivek Ranadive had coach Mike Malone fired...
Via Athlon Sports
December 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Kings, Nets talking Deron Williams trade

The Brooklyn Nets have admitted their efforts to become a contender did not work out as planned, and now they are trying to rebuild and trade away some of their pieces. The Nets reportedly have made Joe Johnson, Brook Lopez and Deron Williams available for trade, and Williams sounds like one of the players who...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Kings To Employ ‘Some Semblance’ Of Wacky 4-on-5 Defense

This embed is invalid" /> If you keep up with the basketball news cycle, you probably remember a story from a few months back about the Sacramento Kings possibly experimenting with a radical new defensive strategy. The brainchild of team owner Vivek Ranadive, the defense, according to Grantland’s Zach Lowe, would involve the positioning four players in the...
December 15, 2014  |  Discuss

The Sacramento Kings Shock the NBA by Firing Head Coach Mike Malone

The biggest bombshell of the NBA season dropped last night when Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports reported that the Sacramento Kings...
Via Athlon Sports
December 15, 2014  |  Discuss

What are the Sacramento Kings doing?

Back in July, during NBA Summer League, Grantland’s Zach Lowe tweeted out some version of the following question regarding the Sacramento Kings: “So, um, does anyone have any idea what the Sacramento Kings are doing?” Lowe later dedicated an entire column to the Kings, outlining their strategy (Draft 3.0!) as the franchise attempts to pick Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
December 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Sacramento Kings Fire Michael Malone Abruptly; Tyrone Corbin To Replace

The Sacramento Kings fired coach Michael Malone late Sunday night just 24 games into his second season with the team. A person with knowledge of the move confirmed the firing Sunday night on condition of anonymity because the team had not announced it. The firing was first reported by Yahoo! Sports. A formal announcement was expected Monday. Malone went 39-67 after being hired in...
December 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Sacramento Kings fire head coach Mike Malone

According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports, the Sacramento Kings have fired head coach Mike Malone. The decision was apparently made after the team dropped a five-point decision to the lowly Detroit Pistons at home on Saturday night. Wojnarowski’s report goes on to tell us a story of an ownership group in Sacramento that failed to create cohesion between the coaching staff...
Via Sportsnaut
December 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Ben McLemore Pays Tribute To Michael Brown

Over the weekend Sacramento Kings guard Ben McLemore paid tribute to the late Michael Brown who was shot to death by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri. During Sunday night’s game against the Memphis Grizzlies the NBA rookie who grew up 15 minutes away from Ferguson wore a pair of shoes with a message that read: “R.I.P. Mike Brown”. Ben McLemore finished the game with...
Via Basketball Bicker
December 01, 2014  |  Discuss

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