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Sacramento Bee Sep 9, 2014

Kings open training camp Sept. 27

The Kings will open training camp Sept. 27 in Sacramento at the team training facility.
Sacramento Bee Sep 9, 2014
International basketball not the same as US game

International basketball not the same as US game

The ball was bouncing away, threatening New Zealand's last-chance possession, though if a player could just dive on the floor and corral it, any NBA fan would know what to do. Ukraine coach Mike Fratello, right, gestures during the Group C Basketball World Cup match against the United States, in Bilbao northern Spain, Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. The 2014 Basketball World Cup competition take place in various cities in Spain from Aug. 30 through to Sept. 14. United States won 95-71. Brazil's Guilherme Giovannoni, left, hits a rebound from Serbia's Miroslav Raduljica during the Group A...
Kings’ DeMarcus Cousins earning praise for World Cup performances

Kings’ DeMarcus Cousins earning praise for World Cup performances

As he predicted – so he deserves all the credit – DeMarcus Cousins is making the most of his opportunity with Team USA. DeMarcus Cousins of the US, dunks the ball during the Group C Basketball World Cup match against Ukraine, in Bilbao, northern Spain, Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. The 2014 Basketball World Cup competition take place in various cities in Spain from Aug. 30 through to Sept. 14. United States won 95-71. DeMarcus Cousins of the U.S, second right, vies for the ball over Mexico's Orlando Mendez, right, during Basketball World Cup Round of 16 match between United States...
Sacramento Bee Sep 8, 2014

Kings launch marketing, consulting business

Three years ago, the Sacramento Kings struggled to sell the naming rights to their own arena. Now, with the business side of the franchise reinvigorated by new ownership, the team is launching its own consulting company to help outside clients sell sponsorships and burnish their brands.
Sacramento Bee Sep 8, 2014
US knows where Slovenians are on the court

US knows where Slovenians are on the court

On a map, Slovenia is a mystery to the U.S. basketball team. DeMarcus Cousins of the US, dunks the ball during the Group C Basketball World Cup match against Ukraine, in Bilbao, northern Spain, Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. The 2014 Basketball World Cup competition take place in various cities in Spain from Aug. 30 through to Sept. 14. United States won 95-71. DeMarcus Cousins of the U.S, second right, vies for the ball over Mexico's Orlando Mendez, right, during Basketball World Cup Round of 16 match between United States and Mexico at the Palau Sant Jordi in Barcelona, Spain,...
Sacramento Bee Sep 7, 2014
Curry's 6 3s send US to basketball worlds quarters

Curry's 6 3s send US to basketball worlds quarters

They have a gold medal to chase and a golden U.S. basketball legacy to protect, so the Americans knew they had to bring their best to Barcelona. DeMarcus Cousins of the U.S, left, shoots over Mexico's Marco Ramos during Basketball World Cup Round of 16 match between United States and Mexico at the Palau Sant Jordi in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014. The 2014 Basketball World Cup competition will take place in various cities in Spain from Aug. 30 through to Sept. 14. Klay Thompson of the U.S, right, vies for the ball over Mexico's Israel Guitierrez during Basketball World...
Sacramento Bee Sep 6, 2014

Kings waive Jeremy Tyler

The Kings announced Saturday that forward-center Jeremy Tyler had been waived in a move that frees up more space under the salary cap.
Sacramento Bee Sep 5, 2014

Kings’ Cousins and Gay learning from World Cup experience

When the U.S. men’s national team gathered in Las Vegas in late July to begin the selection process for this month’s FIBA World Cup, it was far from certain Kings center DeMarcus Cousins would make the team.
Sacramento Bee Sep 5, 2014

Top 10 plays from DeMarcus Cousins

From last season, here’s how good DeMarcus Cousins looked. His top 10 plays.
Sacramento Bee Sep 3, 2014
US beats Dominicans 106-71 at basketball worlds

US beats Dominicans 106-71 at basketball worlds

Kenneth Faried kept up his sharp shooting with 16 points and the U.S. national team rolled to a 4-0 start with a 106-71 victory over the Dominican Republic on Wednesday night. United States's Anthony Davis, right, jumps for the ball with Dominican Republic's Eloy Vargas during the Group C Basketball World Cup match in Bilbao, northern Spain, Wednesday Sept. 3, 2014. The 2014 Basketball World Cup competition take place in various cities in Spain from Aug. 30 to Sept. 14. United States's Kyrie Irving, center right, controls the ball in front Dominican Republic's Ronald Ramon during...
Sacramento Bee Sep 2, 2014
Unbeaten US routs New Zealand 98-71 at worlds

Unbeaten US routs New Zealand 98-71 at worlds

American players paused from their warmups to stand and face their New Zealand opponents as they performed the haka, their traditional war dance challenge. Anthony Davis of the US dunks the ball during their Group C Basketball World Cup match against New Zealand in Bilbao, northern Spain, Tuesday Sept. 2, 2014. The 2014 Basketball World Cup competition takes place in various cities in Spain from Aug. 30 through to Sept. 14.
Sacramento Bee Aug 31, 2014
Down at half, US beats Turkey in basketball worlds

Down at half, US beats Turkey in basketball worlds

They figured it would be simple, that they would just beat up on Turkey like they did Finland a night earlier. United States's Rudy Gay, center, protest to referee during the Group C Basketball World Cup match against Turkey, in Bilbao northern Spain, Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014. The 2014 Basketball World Cup competition takes place in various cities in Spain from Aug. 30 through Sept. 14. United States's James Harden, tries to controls the ball in front Turkey's Omer Asik, left, Cenk Akyol, and Sinan Guler, center back, during the Group C Basketball World Cup match, in Bilbao northern...
Sacramento Bee Aug 31, 2014
Report: Kings to send guard Terry to Rockets

Report: Kings to send guard Terry to Rockets

The Kings reportedly have reached an agreement to trade veteran guard Jason Terry to the Houston Rockets. In the deal, reported first Sunday by Yahoo Sports, the Rockets would send a package of players with non-guaranteed contracts, including small forward Alonzo Gee, to the Kings, who would waive the players to gain salary gap space. Cleveland Cavaliers small forward Alonzo Gee (33) fouls Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins (15) in the final seconds of the Kings 124-118 victory of Monday nights game on January 14, 2013 at Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California.
CSN Houston Aug 31, 2014

Report: Kings trading Jason Terry to Rockets

The Houston Rockets have reached an agreement in principle to acquire Sacramento Kings guard Jason Terry, league sources told Yahoo Sports.
Sacramento Bee Aug 30, 2014
US dominates Finland 114-55 in basketball worlds

US dominates Finland 114-55 in basketball worlds

As the U.S. lead got bigger and the crowd quieter, Finland's players were forced to have a most uncomfortable conversation. Finland's Sasu Salin, tries to controls the ball between United States's Klay Thompson, and Derrick Rose, left, during the Group C Basketball World Cup match between United States and Finland, in Bilbao northern Spain, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014. The 2014 Basketball World Cup competition will take place in various cities in Spain from Aug. 30 through to Sept. 14. United States's Anthony Davis, right, duels for the ball beside Finland's Antero Lehto, during the...

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