1. Sorting Out the Post-NBA Draft Logjam in Sacramento Kings' Backcourt

    When you’re a 28-win team, like the Sacramento Kings were in 2012-13, you simply need to add good players, regardless of position. Therefore, it shouldn ’t have come as much surprise when they drafted shooting guard Ben McLemore at No...

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  2. Grading Sacramento Kings' 2013 NBA Draft Decisions

    The 2013 NBA draft has come and gone. Left in its wake are 60 players looking to start their careers and help their respective teams. The Sacramento Kings held two selections in the draft—picks Nos...

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  3. Cost-Effective Moves the Sacramento Kings Can Make in Free Agency

    With the NBA Finals now over, free agency is right around the corner. That alone should provide some optimism for all teams, as they’ll have a chance to upgrade their squads...

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  4. Pros and Cons of Each Most-Hyped NBA Draft Candidate for Sacramento Kings

    All NBA drafts are not created equal. Some drafts are better than others, and unfortunately for the Sacramento Kings , and the league’s other lottery teams, this year’s draft projects to be one of the weakest in recent memory...

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  5. DeMarcus Cousins' Offseason to-Do List for Maximizing Potential Next Season

    Now three seasons into his NBA career, Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins is unquestionably one of the most talented big men the league has to offer...

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  6. Complete Guide to Sacramento Kings' Salary Cap Situation

    With a new ownership group and head coach in place for the Sacramento Kings , along with a new general manager to follow shortly, the team has a unique opportunity to reverse its fortune...

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  7. 5 Draft Prospects That Would Be a Perfect Fit for the Sacramento Kings

    The 2013 NBA draft is said to be one of the weakest in recent memory. That said, there are always impact players in every draft class, even if there are more in some years than in others...

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  8. Do Sacramento Kings Need More Youth or To Trade No. 7 Pick?

    As it currently stands, the Sacramento Kings own the No. 7 pick in the 2013 NBA draft. This much is certain. However, what isn't certain is what the team should do with its selection...

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  9. Struggling Young Players LA Lakers Can Sign on the Cheap

    The Los Angeles Lakers could use additional depth to go with their stellar starting lineup. Yet the team doesn't have much room under the salary cap to work with this offseason...

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  10. Geoff Petrie Not Expected Back as Sacramento Kings GM, New Candidates Emerge

    What many have speculated on for months now appears to be coming to fruition: the end of Geoff Petrie 's tenure as general manager of the Sacramento Kings ...

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  11. 5 Free Agents the LA Lakers Must Avoid

    It’s clear things didn’t go as well as expected for the Los Angeles Lakers during the 2012-13 season...

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  12. Updates on the Sacramento Kings' New Downtown Arena

    When the NBA chose to keep the Kings in Sacramento, its decision came down to whether or not the city had done everything asked of it to keep the team. Sacramento not only came forward with a strong ownership group, but also a viable arena plan...

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  13. Next Steps for Sacramento Kings Now That They're Staying

    After years and years of uncertainty surrounding the Sacramento Kings —most notably whether the team would even remain in the capital city for the following season—there’s finally some clarity about the franchise’s future home...

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  14. Sacramento Kings' Top Free-Agent Target at Every Position

    With the NBA playoffs continuously plodding along, free agency will soon be upon us. That means teams that didn ’t make postseason play, like the Sacramento Kings , should be using this time to evaluate the free-agent market...

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  15. Most-Likely NBA Teams to Snag Restricted Free Agent Tyreke Evans

    After failing to sign an extension prior to the 2012-13 season, Sacramento Kings guard Tyreke Evans is slated for free agency this offseason...

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  16. How Sacramento Kings Can Fix Defense Next Season

    The Sacramento Kings made significant improvements on offense during the 2012-13 season. But it's the defense that's still plaguing the team, and it's an area the franchise needs to address during the offseason...

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  17. Keys for Oklahoma City Thunder to Beat Memphis Grizzlies in the 2nd Round

    The Oklahoma City Thunder entered the postseason as prohibitive favorites in the Western Conference. However, a knee injury that knocked star guard Russell Westbrook out for the ...

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  18. How Much Is Tyreke Evans Worth to the Sacramento Kings?

    Sacramento Kings guard and former Rookie of the Year Tyreke Evans will be a restricted free agent this offseason...

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  19. What the Sacramento Kings Mean to This Loyal Fan

    So now that the Kings are all but guaranteed to remain in the state capital, there couldn't be a better time to examine what they mean to their fans (myself included) and the community...

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  20. Final Regular Season Grades for Each Sacramento Kings Player in 2013

    The NBA 's regular season has come to a close. And since the Sacramento Kings aren't going on to the postseason, it means it's time for the team to start focusing on the offseason...

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  21. Biggest Issues Sacramento Kings Must Address This Offseason

    No NBA team has an offseason as monumental as this upcoming one for the Sacramento Kings . While other teams may need to figure out questions surrounding the front office, coaching ...

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  22. Grading DeMarcus Cousins' Rollercoaster Season for Sacramento Kings

    To say DeMarcus Cousins ’ season for the Sacramento Kings has been a rollercoaster is a bit of an understatement. It’s been a season filled with ups and downs — both on the court and off of it...

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  23. How Sacramento Kings Can Fix the Roster They're Stuck with

    What’s even more troublesome than the playoff drought for the Sacramento Kings is the daunting cap situation the team finds itself in...

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  24. Moments That Sacramento Kings Fans Will Never Forget

    If you're a loyal sports fan, then you live by your team and die by your team. When times are good for your team, they're good for you. When times are down for your team... you're down too...

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  25. Silver Linings from Another Gloomy Sacramento Kings Season

    When a team has underwhelmed as long as the Sacramento Kings have, it's difficult to focus on anything but the negativity...

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