1. How Dwight Howard Must Improve to Become LA Lakers' Leader Someday

    There's no doubting the talent that Los Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard possesses. Anybody that hasn't been living under a rock for the past five years can tell you he's the most gifted big man the NBA has to offer...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about over 1 year ago 2,808 reads 17 comments

  2. Midseason Grades for Sacramento Kings' Rookie Thomas Robinson

    Like most rookies, Thomas Robinson has had his share of ups and downs. At times he shows why the Sacramento Kings selected him with the fifth pick in the 2012 NBA draft. Other times he tries to do too much on the court, causing him to look lost...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about over 1 year ago 2,935 reads 6 comments

  3. Odds of LA Lakers' Biggest Trade Rumors Actually Happening

    When you're a team as talented and as highly publicized as the Los Angeles Lakers , there are always going to be lots of rumors and speculation surrounding your franchise...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about over 1 year ago 11,782 reads 36 comments

  4. Why the Sacramento Kings Aren't a Lock for Seattle Move

    Despite what the national perception may be, those of us in the Sacramento area aren't convinced the Sacramento Kings will be moving to Seattle next season...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about over 1 year ago 9,905 reads 42 comments

  5. 5 LA Lakers Players Who Must Step Up in Season's Second Half

    For the Los Angeles Lakers , the first half of the campaign has been a major letdown. This is a team many predicted would be competing for a championship at the start of the year...

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  6. 5 Tyreke Evans Trades the Sacramento Kings Should Be Pitching

    With the NBA 's trade deadline right around the corner, the Sacramento Kings must start making some difficult decisions. First and foremost, they need to decide if they're going to trade Tyreke Evans ...

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  7. When Is It Officially Time for LA Lakers to Trade Pau Gasol?

    With the NBA trade deadline looming and the Los Angeles Lakers ' season still not living up to expectations, it's time for the team to make some determinations about its future...

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  8. Latest Developments on Sacramento Kings' Potential Move to Seattle

    The Sacramento Kings ' potential relocation to Seattle is a hot issue, with new developments seemingly emerging on an hourly basis. Today has been no different, and the most recent revelations are positive for Sacramento...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about over 1 year ago 6,139 reads 29 comments

  9. What's Next for Despairing Sacramento Kings Fans?

    Over the past week, news began trickling out (from USA Today ) that the Maloof family was willing to sell the Sacramento Kings ...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about over 1 year ago 2,570 reads 10 comments

  10. Virginia Beach Drops Bid to Land Sacramento Kings and What It Means for Future

    Another bullet was dodged by Sacramento Kings fans, this one in the form of Virginia Beach, VA., as it appears the city is dropping its attempts to lure the franchise out of Sacramento...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about over 1 year ago 1,142 reads 2 comments

  11. Memphis Grizzlies vs. Sacramento Kings: Live Score, Results and Game Highlights

    What started as a pretty competitive game in the first half, turned into a blowout in the second half, with the Memphis Grizzlies beating the Sacramento Kings , 113-81...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about over 1 year ago 886 reads 3 comments

  12. 5 DeMarcus Cousins Trades the Sacramento Kings Should Secretly Be Proposing

    The most recent news about Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins is that the team is willing to trade anybody except DMC , according to Sam Amick of USA Today . As Sacramento general manager Geoff Petrie told David Aldridge of NBA ...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about over 1 year ago 9,082 reads 46 comments

  13. A Turning Point for Sacramento Kings Rookie Thomas Robinson?

    Since being drafted with the fifth pick in the 2012 NBA draft, power forward Thomas Robinson has gotten off to a slow start to his career...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about over 1 year ago 5,085 reads 9 comments

  14. Ranking the LA Clippers and the NBA's Deepest Benches

    In the NBA , it's not just enough to have a solid starting lineup. The elite teams all get solid performances from their bench...

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  15. Isaiah Thomas Starting to Emerge for the Sacramento Kings

    The Sacramento Kings got an absolute steal when they drafted Isaiah Thomas with the last selection of the 2011 NBA draft...

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  16. An Open Letter to DeMarcus Cousins From a Concerned Sacramento Kings Fan

    To DeMarcus Cousins : After your most recent altercation with Sacramento Kings head coach Keith Smart— leading to an indefinite suspension , lasting two games—we, as Kings fans, are starting to become concerned for the future...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about over 1 year ago 1,473 reads 10 comments

  17. 7 New Year's Resolutions for LA Lakers

    A new year provides a clean slate. For most of us, it provides an opportunity to enrich our lives. It could be a resolution to watch our diets, increase our exercise, spend more time with our family or grow as a person...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about over 1 year ago 4,135 reads 9 comments

  18. DeMarcus Cousins and 7 Players Who Must Grow Up to Become NBA All-Stars

    Becoming a successful NBA player is difficult. First and foremost, it takes God-given abilities just to make it to the NBA. But once you're there, it takes focus, dedication, discipline and emotional maturity to become an All-Star...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about over 1 year ago 519 reads 1 comments

  19. Time to Dish Sacramento Kings GM Geoff Petrie

    The Geoff Petrie era with the Sacramento Kings has run its course. What started as a fruitful relationship for the first decade of his tenure with the team has turned sour in recent years...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about over 1 year ago 2,080 reads 11 comments

  20. 10 Signs L.A. Lakers Are Destined to Make the NBA Playoffs

    Even the most faithful of Los Angeles Lakers fans would admit this season hasn't started off as well as they'd hoped. This team was expected to compete for an NBA championship, let alone a playoff berth...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about over 1 year ago 8,219 reads 22 comments

  21. 1st Quarter Report Card Grades for Each Member of the Sacramento Kings

    It's safe to say that as a team, the Sacramento Kings have underwhelmed in the first quarter of the NBA season. Not that much was expected from the Kings to begin with, but even then, they've still found a way to not meet expectations...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about over 1 year ago 848 reads 2 comments

  22. What We Learned from the First Quarter of the L.A. Lakers' Season

    Now that the NBA season is in full swing, we've got enough of a sample size to make some determinations about what we've seen. That applies to the Los Angeles Lakers , who have had an eventful first quarter of the campaign...

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  23. What Must Absolutely Go Right for Dwight Howard to Re-Sign with LA Lakers

    In case you've been living under a rock and haven't noticed, things haven't been going particularly well for the Los Angeles Lakers over the first month of the 2012-13 season...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about over 1 year ago 1,724 reads 6 comments

  24. Defending Sacramento Kings from the 'Dumbest Team in the NBA' Label

    There aren't too many positive things you can say about the Sacramento Kings over the past few seasons. You can't call them winners, because they certainly haven't been doing much of that lately...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about over 1 year ago 1,571 reads 6 comments

  25. 5 Reasons the Sacramento Kings Must Endure DeMarcus Cousins' Immaturity

    We've learned two unavoidable facts about DeMarcus Cousins in the three seasons that he's played for the Sacramento Kings : He's an extremely talented player, and he's a very immature individual...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about over 1 year ago 2,134 reads 9 comments