1. Ben McLemore's 1st Regular-Season Week with Kings Reason for Optimism

    There's no doubting Sacramento Kings guard Ben McLemore has the tools to be a successful NBA player. Only a few games into his NBA career, the rookie is showing that he can translate those skills into success on the court...

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  2. How Sacramento Kings Can Replace Injured Carl Landry

    With power forward Carl Landry on the shelf for the next three to four months because of a torn hip flexor , the Sacramento Kings are without one of their integral pieces...

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  3. Sacramento Kings Preview 2013-14: Lineup, Roster Predictions, Team Analysis

    The excitement is mounting as the Sacramento Kings ' 2013-14 season gets underway. Basketball is back, and it's here to stay for the foreseeable future in the state capital...

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  4. Kevin Martin Will Be Perfect Fit for This Minnesota Timberwolves Team

    When the Minnesota Timberwolves added Kevin Martin this offseason, they got a player who will help their team much more than what meets the eye...

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  5. 2013-14 NBA Season Preview Player Power Rankings for Sacramento Kings

    The Sacramento Kings have undergone a ton of change, from the top on down, since the end of last season. There's new ownership, a new front office, a new coaching staff and a handful of new players throughout the roster...

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  6. Why Sacramento Kings Will Actually Be Fun to Watch in 2013-14

    Watching the Sacramento Kings in recent years has felt like a chore. It was done out of habit and loyalty instead of enjoyment and a passion for the game. That's going to change this season...

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  7. 6 Things We Learned About Sacramento Kings During First Week of Training Camp

    For three consecutive seasons, the Sacramento Kings have had a different head coach running training camp. This year it's Michael Malone. And with the new coach comes yet another new system to learn and a new staff to acquiesce to...

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  8. Sacramento Kings Media Day 2013: Photos, Interviews and Takeaways

    The Sacramento Kings media day was a monumental occasion for more reasons than one. It marked the official announcement and press conference of the team signing center DeMarcus Cousins to a four-year maximum extension...

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  9. How Shaq's Arrival Can Be More Than Publicity Stunt for Sacramento Kings

    Despite the fact that he hasn't suited up for an NBA game since the 2010-11 season, there are few current NBA players with bigger profiles, literally and figuratively, than Shaquille O'Neal ...

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  10. Sacramento Kings Training Camp 2013: Full Preview and Roster Projections

    Coming off their seventh consecutive season of missing out on the postseason, there's now reason for optimism at the Sacramento Kings training camp...

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  11. How Sacramento Kings Should Handle DeMarcus Cousins' Contract Situation

    Unless the Sacramento Kings sign center DeMarcus Cousins to an extension prior to the Nov. 1 deadline, the 23-year-old will be a restricted free agent following the 2013-14 season...

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  12. Spotlighting and Breaking Down Sacramento Kings' Point Guard Position

    The Sacramento Kings roster is one of varying depth. Some positions are incredibly deep, while others are lacking even one solid option...

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  13. Immediate Hurdles the Sacramento Kings Will Face This Season

    The Sacramento Kings would like nothing more than to start off the tenures of owner Vivek Ranadive , general manager Pete D'Alessandro and head coach Mike Malone with a bang...

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  14. NBA Trade Targets Who Would Be a Perfect Pairing with DeMarcus Cousins

    There's no doubting that DeMarcus Cousins has enough talent to be a franchise cornerstone for the Sacramento Kings . However, even the best players need a legitimate wingman to take their teams to the next level...

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  15. Pre-Training Camp Player Power Rankings for Sacramento Kings

    The goal of any team is maximizing the pieces it has. The best way to do that is through self-evaluation and ranking the players in terms of importance...

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  16. Who Should Be Starting Small Forward for Sacramento Kings?

    The roster and projected lineup is nearly set for the Sacramento Kings. However, the team's unsettled at small forward...

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  17. Blueprint for Enes Kanter to Have Breakout Year with Utah Jazz This Season

    Entering his third NBA season, Utah Jazz center Enes Kanter could be ready to take his game to the next level. For Kanter , there's no doubting his skill set...

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  18. Ranking the Top 25 Players in Sacramento Kings History

    The Sacramento Kings have experienced a downturn of late, missing the playoffs for seven consecutive seasons. Based on the recent past, you'd think the franchise hasn't produced much worth relishing...

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  19. Ranking the Top Draft Picks in Sacramento Kings History

    For a small-market team like the Sacramento Kings , capitalizing on your draft picks is becoming increasingly important. In the case of the Kings, they've done a nice job supplementing their squad through the NBA draft over the years...

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  20. Stat Projections for Each Sacramento Kings Offseason Addition

    If the Sacramento Kings want to take a step forward in 2013-14, they'll need solid production from their new additions. But given the players that were added, getting a consistent output should be expected...

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  21. Sacramento Kings Schedule 2013-14: Most Anticipated Games of the Regular Season

    The upcoming season for the Sacramento Kings figures to be one of the team's most anticipated campaigns in recent memory...

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  22. Ranking the Best Jersey Designs in Sacramento Kings History

    If there's one thing that can definitively be said about the Sacramento Kings , it's that the franchise has employed some interesting looks on its jerseys over the years...

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  23. Early Win-Loss Prediction for Sacramento Kings Next Season

    This year's version of the Sacramento Kings is almost nothing like we've seen in the past. The franchise has a new owner in Vivek Ranadive , a different general manager with ...

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  24. Ranking the Best Free-Agency Signings in Sacramento Kings History

    Throughout their history, the Sacramento Kings have acquired most of their marquee players either through trades or the draft. However, the team has also made a few splashes in free agency over the years...

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  25. Winners and Losers from San Antonio Spurs Summer League

    When it comes to developing under-the-radar players, there are few organizations better than the San Antonio Spurs , which is exactly what the NBA ’s Vegas Summer League provides—a chance to cultivate young talent...

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