1. Who the Sacramento Kings Should Target in 2015 NBA Draft

    As they have for each of the last six years, the Sacramento Kings will have a first-round draft pick that falls within the top 10 selections. With their 29-53 record, the Kings finished the season with the sixth-worst winning percentage...

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  2. Final Regular-Season Grades for Every Sacramento Kings Player

    Another season has come and passed for the Sacramento Kings . Like the eight before it, this campaign ended with the Kings watching the playoffs from home instead of participating in them...

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  3. The 5-Step Plan for Sacramento Kings to Return to the Playoffs Next Season

    The Sacramento Kings will be looking to end their nine-year drought from the NBA playoffs in 2015-16. Their opportunity to finally do that should improve for a few reasons. Sacramento is free of salary-cap issues for the first time in years...

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  4. 3 Ways George Karl Is Changing the Sacramento Kings

    The 2014-15 season seems to have been one giant change for the Sacramento Kings . Mostly that's because the team is on its third head coach, going from Michael Malone to Tyrone Corbin to George Karl ...

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  5. How Kings Can Keep DeMarcus Cousins Happy, Break Playoff Drought Next Season

    It's been eight long years since the Sacramento Kings made the playoffs, and since the team has already been eliminated in 2014-15, that streak will increase to nine...

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  6. 2015 NBA Free Agents Who Would Fit George Karl's Vision for the Sacramento Kings

    This will be a big offseason for the Sacramento Kings . It's the team's last year in Sleep Train Arena before moving to the brand-new downtown Entertainment and Sports Center...

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  7. Sacramento Kings Still Searching for the Real Ben McLemore

    We're nearly two years into Ben McLemore 's tenure with the Sacramento Kings , and we still don't know what to expect from the shooting guard. Entering the 2013 draft, McLemore was touted for his physical tools and silky-smooth jumper...

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  8. Kings Schedule Breakdown and Predictions for Final 6 Weeks of 2014-15 Season

    The look and feel of the stretch run has changed for the Sacramento Kings . The most obvious change is, of course, the man coaching the team. Instead of Tyrone Corbin leading the Kings, it's George Karl...

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  9. 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 2 months ago 4,806 reads 2 comments

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

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

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 2 months ago 2,679 reads 5 comments

  11. 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 2 months ago 3,526 reads 3 comments

  12. 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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  13. 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 3 months ago 1,699 reads 18 comments

  14. 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 3 months ago 5,384 reads 7 comments

  15. 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 3 months ago 13,063 reads 8 comments

  16. 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 4 months ago 3,443 reads 10 comments

  17. 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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  18. 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...

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  19. 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 4 months ago 4,426 reads 7 comments

  20. 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...

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  21. 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...

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  22. 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...

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  23. 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...

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  24. 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...

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  25. 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...

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