Hits, Misses, Trades, Tragedies: The Sacramento Kings Draft History Has It All

Jason Coldiron@@tweetme1979Correspondent IJune 16, 2009

Hits, Misses, Trades, Tragedies: The Sacramento Kings Draft History Has It All

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    17 Apr 1997:  Guard Mitch Richmond of the Sacramento Kings stands on the court during a game against the Los Angeles Lakers at the Great Western Forum in Inglewood, California.  The Lakers won the game 108-99. Mandatory Credit: Jed Jacobsohn  /Allsport

The tragedies

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    A PORTRAIT OF SACRAMENTO KINGS GUARD BOBBY HURLEY, SHOWN HERE IN 1992 WITH THE DUKE UNIVERSITY BLUE DEVILS.

1989- '90: Hope rises... and falls

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    8 Dec 2000:  A close up of Pervis Ellison #29 of the Seattle SuperSonics as he looks on from the bench during the game against the Los Angeles Lakers at the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California. The SuperSonics defeated the Lakers 103-95.    NOTE TO

1991: The tide turns

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    26 Nov 1997: Guard Mitch Richmond of the Sacramento Kings shoots the ball over forward Rodney Rodgers of the Los Angeles Clippers during a game at the Los Angeles Sports Arena in Los Angeles, California. The Clippers won the game 99-97.

1995- 2000: Building a contender

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    MILWAUKEE - JANUARY 9:  Jason Williams #55 of the Miami Heat dribbles the ball upcourt against the Milwaukee Bucks during the game at the Bradley Center on January 9, 2008 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  The Bucks won 98-92.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknow

2004- 2009: Rebuilding is underway

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    SACRAMENTO, CA - JANUARY 30:  Kevin Martin #23 of the Sacramento Kings shoots against the Charlotte Bobcats during an NBA game on January 30, 2008 at ARCO Arena in Sacramento, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downl
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