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It's been a long, hard fall for Tyreke Evans and the Kings could conceivably try to move him in order to build around their young talent.
The Sacramento Kings have as much talent as any team in the league, they just don't know how to put it together. One thing is for sure—this team can score. It hasn't come about yet, but this young squad has proven in the last few seasons that scoring is not an issue.
The problem is defense, and the Kings are inarguably one of the league's most apathetic teams on that side of the court. This issue has come to a head in 2012, where the Kings are 24th in points allowed.
If the Kings want to improve, they'll need to put some effort in on defense. Luckily for them, they have a unique trade piece that could bring in several good defenders if they play their cards right.
A few years ago, you would have been crazy to think that Tyreke Evans could soon be on his way out of Sacramento, but the fact is he's just not that good anymore. He's averaging career lows in points and assists for the third straight year and simply hasn't improved since his stellar rookie season. The Kings have an exciting backup in Isaiah Thomas and could look to ship Evans since his usefulness seems to have run its course.
Evans may not be very good at the moment but he'll snag a bunch of good pieces on the trade market. If things don't improve as the season drags on, he could be in a new uniform before it's all said and done.