1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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...

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  6. 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...

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  7. 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...

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  8. 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...

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  9. 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...

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  10. 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...

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  11. 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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  12. 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...

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  13. DeMarcus Cousins' Inclusion on Team USA Proves He's Grown from Past Struggles

    DeMarcus Cousins made huge strides during the 2013-14 season. The center set new career highs in scoring average, rebounds per game, field-goal percentage, player efficiency rating, offensive rating, defensive rating and win shares...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 3 months ago 1,688 reads 13 comments

  14. France vs. Egypt: Live Score and Highlights for FIBA World Cup 2014

    France topped Egypt 94-55 in each team's third game of the FIBA World Cup. This one was never really close, with France opening a 23-15 lead at the end of one quarter and a 49-26 advantage at halftime...

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  15. France vs. Brazil: Game Grades, Analysis for FIBA World Cup 2014 Matchup

    The 2014 FIBA World Cup got underway for Brazil and France, with the two teams facing each other in Group A action. It was a close affair, with Brazil taking a lead midway through the second quarter and not relinquishing it in its 65-63 victory.

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  16. What We Learned About the Sacramento Kings This Offseason

    Despite going into it without a ton of cap space, this offseason has been anything but uneventful for the Sacramento Kings . Between the on-court and off-court changes, there's been a lot going on...

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  17. Early Win-Loss Predictions for the Sacramento Kings Next Season

    While the NBA offseason is still ongoing, the Sacramento Kings have already done much of their work in constructing a roster for the 2014-15 season...

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  18. Will Darren Collison Prove Kings Were Right to Move on from Isaiah Thomas?

    The Sacramento Kings switched out point guards this season, shipping Isaiah Thomas to the Phoenix Suns in a sign-and-trade and bringing in Darren Collison on a free-agent contract ...

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  19. Report Card Grades for Sacramento Kings' 2014 Offseason so Far

    The Sacramento Kings have been busy this offseason. The team has added a new starting point guard, lost last year's floor general and added an exciting player in the draft...

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  20. Best Bargain-Bin NBA 2014 Free Agency Options for Sacramento Kings

    Not possessing much salary-cap space but in need of some upgrades, the Sacramento Kings need to start looking for free agents who won't cost much money...

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  21. Sacramento Kings 2014 NBA Free Agency Big Board: Ranking Top Targets Post-Draft

    With only 11 players currently under contract, the Sacramento Kings still need to fill out their roster. Now that the draft is behind us, the best way for the team to do it is through free agency...

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  22. What Offseason Moves Are Next for Sacramento Kings with NBA Draft Complete?

    By selecting Nik Stauskas with the No. 8 pick in the draft, the Sacramento Kings have already addressed some of their offseason needs...

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  23. Sacramento Kings' 2014 NBA Draft Big Board

    The Sacramento Kings have been busy scouting all of the prospects for the upcoming draft. The team holds the No...

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  24. 2014 NBA Draft Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Sacramento Kings

    The time leading up to the NBA draft figures to be busy for the Sacramento Kings . Between bringing in prospects for draft workouts, working on shoring up their roster and looking at potential trades, the team figures to have a lot going on...

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  25. The One Offseason Move Sacramento Kings Must Make

    After finishing 28-54 for back-to-back seasons, the Sacramento Kings still have room for improvement. The team could still use a facilitating point guard, or someone to help protect the rim...

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