2:00 AM EDT, Fri April 18, 2014
Sacramento Kings Rumors & News
Sactown Royalty 11 hours ago
The season is over and the pre-lottery draft order has been set. With yesterday's loss to the Phoenix Suns to end the season with a record 28-54, the Kings have officially claimed the 7th worst record in the league, avoiding a tie with the Detroit Pistons. The 7th spot has a 15% chance of moving up into the Top-3 and a 60% chance of staying at 7. The full lottery standings now that the season is over, along with odds of being in the top-3: 1. Milwaukee Bucks (64.3%) 2. Philadelphia 76ers (55.8%) 3. Orlando Magic (46.9%) T-4. Boston Celtics (33.5%) T-4. Utah Jazz (33.5%) 6. Los Angeles...
Sacramento Bee 12 hours ago
Join The Bee's Jason Jones at noon today to discuss the Kings' just-completed NBA season. Was it what you expected? Are you optimistic about next season? Join the live chat and share your thoughts and questions with Jason.
Sacramento Bee 16 hours ago
Though the Kings weren’t close to making the playoffs again this season, they were the only team in the NBA with three players who averaged at least 20 points. DeMarcus Cousins went 22 games without a technical foul before Sunday.
Sacramento Bee 23 hours ago
The season is over. Now on to to the top priorities for the offseason.
Sacramento Bee Apr 17, 2014
It was another lackluster season for the Kings (28-53), who matched their win total from last year and failed to make the playoffs for an eighth straight season. Phoenix Suns guard P.J. Tucker, left, shoots over Sacramento Kings forward Rudy Gay during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Wednesday, April 16, 2014. CORRECTS TO SUNS' P.J. TUCKER NOT ERIC BLEDSOE - Phoenix Suns' P.J. Tucker, right, shoots over Sacramento Kings guard Ben McLemore during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Wednesday, April 16,...
Sacramento Bee Apr 17, 2014
Late Royals great was known for his all-around skills
Sacramentans crammed into Sleep Train Arena on Wednesday night to watch the Kings wrap up their eighth consecutive losing season. Unlike last year’s finale, when a possible move to Seattle was under discussion, the mood was almost purely celebratory.
Follow The Bee's Jason Jones and other reporters and observers as they provide live updates and highlights from tonight's season-ending game between the Sacramento Kings and Phoenix Suns at Sacramento's Sleep Train Arena. Coverage on our live blog begins at 6:30 p.m. Gametime is 7:30.
DeMarcus Cousins should be seated at the dinner table right now, elbowing for space and fighting for the entrees alongside Dwight Howard, Joakim Noah, Anthony Davis and Andre Drummond. Kings center DeMarcus Cousins will miss the team’s season finale because of a technical-foul triggered suspension. In his fourth season, DeMarcus Cousins had career highs for points, rebounds, assists and shooting percentage, despite often being double- and triple-teamed.
Sacramento Bee Apr 15, 2014
Kings center DeMarcus Cousins must serve his automatic one-game suspension after being called for his 16th technical foul of the season, the NBA announced Monday. Cousins will miss the season finale Wednesday against the Phoenix Suns and will not be allowed inside Sleep Train Arena for the game, per league rules. DeMarcus Cousins went 22 games without a technical foul before Sunday. Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins (15) reacts to technical foul called on him during a game against the Minnesota Timberwolves at Sleep Train Arena on Sunday.
The NBA announced Monday Kings center DeMarcus Cousins has been suspended for Wednesday’s season finale against the Phoenix Suns for being assessed his 16th technical foul of the season. Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins (15) reacts to a technical foul called on him during game against the Minnesota Timberwolves in at Sleep Train Arena Sunday April 13, 2014 in Sacramento, Calif.
The number of flashing digital billboards along Sacramento freeways could double as the result of a deal nearing completion between the city and the Sacramento Kings. The plan will allow the Kings to erect six changeable-display signs over the next few years. It’s part of a larger agreement being negotiated between the city and the team’s owners to build a $448 million arena in Downtown Plaza.
CSN Houston Apr 14, 2014
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) The season is over for Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins.
Kings center DeMarcus Cousins will serve a one-game suspension in Wednesday night's season finale against the Phoenix Suns, NBA President of Basketball Operations Rod Thorn announced Monday afternoon. Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins (15) reacts to a technical foul called on him during game against the Minnesota Timberwolves in at Sleep Train Arena Sunday April 13, 2014 in Sacramento, Calif.
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