1. Assessing George Karl's 1st Week as Sacramento Kings Head Coach

    George Karl has been coaching the Sacramento Kings for a little over a week now. He's posted a 2-1 record, winning home contests against the Boston Celtics and the Memphis Grizzlies and dropping a game at the Los Angeles Clippers ...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 18 hours ago 3,303 reads 2 comments

  2. Omri Casspi Finally Finding His Niche in Return to Sacramento Kings

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Things have come full circle for Sacramento Kings forward Omri Casspi ...

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  3. Grading Every Sacramento Kings Player Heading into 2015 NBA All-Star Break

    The All-Star break is here for the Sacramento Kings , which provides a demarcation between the season's first and second half. Oh, and what an eventful first half it's been...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 15 days ago 3,483 reads 3 comments

  4. Sacramento Kings Schedule Breakdown and Record Predictions for February

    The ship has already sailed for the Sacramento Kings to make the playoffs in the 2014-15 season. However, there are still plenty of games left on the schedule that should be enticing matchups...

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  5. 5 Biggest Takeaways from the Sacramento Kings' 1st Half of the Season

    It's hard to believe, but half of the regular season is already in the books for the Sacramento Kings . Oh, and what an eventful half it was...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 29 days ago 1,675 reads 18 comments

  6. 6 NBA Draft Prospects the Sacramento Kings Should Keep Their Eye on This Season

    The Sacramento Kings are veterans of the NBA lottery, having missed the playoffs for the last eight years. With the way things are headed this season, it looks like they'll be there once again...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 1 month ago 4,621 reads 7 comments

  7. Sacramento Kings' 2015 Trade-Deadline Shopping List

    With the NBA 's trade deadline fast approaching, now is the time for the Sacramento Kings to start preparing. The team first needs to assess its own roster to identify the biggest areas that need improvement...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 1 month ago 12,966 reads 8 comments

  8. DeMarcus Cousins Should Be in the NBA MVP Conversation

    DeMarcus Cousins has gone from a player who should be in the All-Star conversation to one who should be in the MVP consideration. The Sacramento Kings center has been that good in 2014-15...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 1 month ago 3,277 reads 10 comments

  9. Sacramento Kings' Schedule Breakdown and Record Predictions for January

    As the calendar turns from 2014 to 2015, the Sacramento Kings are struggling. Losers of nine of its last 11 games, the team needs to right the ship in January. Yet the schedule in January doesn't look particularly easy for the Kings...

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  10. Sacramento Kings: Biggest Surprises and Disappointments so Far This Season

    The early portion of the season has been nothing if not eventful for the Sacramento Kings . Some of the happenings have been good, such as an improved team and the emergence of a key player...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 2 months ago 2,440 reads 6 comments

  11. Ben McLemore Showing Signs of Major Progress After Rough Rookie Season

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. — After turning in a lackluster rookie year, Sacramento Kings shooting guard Ben McLemore is coming alive in his sophomore season. Of course, everyone who saw McLemore play last season knew he was incredibly gifted...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 2 months ago 4,409 reads 7 comments

  12. Biggest Early-Season Storylines for the Sacramento Kings

    This year's Sacramento Kings are a different team than the one we've become accustomed to over the past eight years. Sitting at 11-11, the Kings are no longer one of the NBA 's worst teams...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 3 months ago 362 reads 0 comments

  13. Sacramento Kings Power Rankings: Gauging Full Roster After First 6 Weeks

    The Sacramento Kings have been one of the NBA 's biggest surprises this season. Not many people had the Kings sitting at 9-9 after their first 18 games...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 3 months ago 3,026 reads 5 comments

  14. Sacramento Kings' Schedule Breakdown and Record Predictions for December

    The Sacramento Kings have gotten off to a fast start during the first month-plus of the 2014-15 season. Now they'll try to carry that performance into December. It's a month that figures to have plenty of winnable tilts for the Kings...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 3 months ago 2,886 reads 7 comments

  15. Carl Landry Proving His Value to Sacramento Kings

    SACRAMENTO, Calif — After a difficult return campaign with the Sacramento Kings in 2013-14, Carl Landry is making his presence felt this time around, helping the team get off to a 6-5 start...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 3 months ago 1,536 reads 4 comments

  16. The Switch Has Flipped for Rudy Gay

    The narrative surrounding Rudy Gay has changed considerably since the Sacramento Kings traded for him during the 2013-14 season...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 3 months ago 4,574 reads 9 comments

  17. Michael Malone's 2nd-Year Adjustments Paying off Big for Sacramento Kings

    The Sacramento Kings are off to a fast start to the 2014-15 season, and a lot of their success can be traced back to head coach Michael Malone...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 4 months ago 3,753 reads 15 comments

  18. Grading Sacramento Kings' Final 15-Man Roster

    The 15-man roster is set, and the regular season is here for the Sacramento Kings . To get to this point, the team had to cut a few players, including Sim Bhullar and, most recently, Trey Johnson...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 4 months ago 4,082 reads 8 comments

  19. Sacramento Kings 2014-15 Season Preview: Roster Breakdown, Win-Loss Prediction

    The expectations for the Sacramento Kings have changed heading into this 2014-15 season. Last year—his first as owner and with a new general manager and head coach— Vivek Ranadive wasn 't concerned with the team's win-loss record...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 4 months ago 4,401 reads 6 comments

  20. 5 Questions the Sacramento Kings Need Answered During the Preseason

    While the preseason may not count in the standings, it's still an important time for franchises like the Sacramento Kings to gain information that can be used in the regular season...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 4 months ago 4,517 reads 5 comments

  21. 7 Reasons the Sacramento Kings Could Outperform Low Expectations in 2014-15

    When you've missed the playoffs for eight consecutive seasons, as the Sacramento Kings have done, expectations tend to be pretty low. Compounding issues is that the team plays in the difficult Western Conference...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 5 months ago 4,827 reads 16 comments

  22. Realistic Expectations for Nik Stauskas' Rookie Season with the Sacramento Kings

    The Sacramento Kings selected shooting guard Nik Stauskas with the No. 8 pick in the 2014 draft. Now they need to find the best way to utilize him in what figures to be a crowded backcourt...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 5 months ago 3,381 reads 9 comments

  23. Early Predictions for Sacramento Kings' Starting Lineup Next Season

    As things currently stand with the Sacramento Kings , much is still up in the air with the team's starting lineup. We know DeMarcus Cousins will be the starting center...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 6 months ago 7,615 reads 19 comments

  24. USA Basketball vs Ukraine: Game Grades, Analysis for FIBA World Cup 2014 Matchup

    Team USA kept its unblemished record in the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup after topping Ukraine in its final game of group-play action. The Americans captured the contest 95-71 in what was a yet another one-sided affair...

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  25. Serbia vs. Brazil: Live Score and Highlights for FIBA World Cup 2014

    Brazil topped Serbia, 81-73, in group play of the FIBA World Cup. The game was one of extreme contrasts for both teams. Brazil had a 48-32 lead at half and looked as if it might run away with this one...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 6 months ago 6,103 reads 2 comments