Sacramento Kings

Austin Rivers carries injury-riddled Rockets to victory over Kings

With the Houston Rockets hampered by injuries, Austin Rivers carried the team to a victory over the Sacramento Kings. The Houston Rockets entered their Sunday matchup against the Sacramento Kings with a 43-25 record, which was much better than the Kings’ 29-40 record. The Rockets were playing without...

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2 hours ago, Space City Scoop, Houston Rockets, Sacramento Kings

NBA Power Rankings: A shake-up in the top 5 as playoff matchups take shape

The playoff picture is beginning to form as the first three teams have been eliminated from contention.

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3 hours ago, ESPN, Sacramento Kings

Sacramento plays conference foe New Orleans

Sacramento and New Orleans will square off in a matchup of Western Conference foes

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8 hours ago, FOX Sports, Sacramento Kings, New Orleans Pelicans

Zion Williamson, New Orleans eliminated from playoff chase; Kings, too

Zion Williamson, New Orleans eliminated from playoff chase; Kings, too

The Pelicans had the hype coming in but their offense let them down.

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13 hours ago, NBC Sports, Sacramento Kings, New Orleans Pelicans

Rivers has career-high 41 as Rockets down Kings 129-112

Rivers has career-high 41 as Rockets down Kings 129-112

Rivers has career-high 41 as Rockets down Kings 129-112

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13 hours ago, FOX Sports, Sacramento Kings, Houston Rockets

Rivers Rises Up, Sweeps Away Sacramento

Yes, that’s an Austin Rivers two hand yam. | Photo by Bill Baptist/NBAE via Getty Images Rockets defeat Kings 129-112 The scoreline looks predictable at 129-112, in favor of Houston. The Rockets, now 4-1 in the restart bubble, easily defeating the Sacramento Kings, now 1-5 in the seeding round. ...

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17 hours ago, The Dream Shake, Houston Rockets, Sacramento Kings

Kings add insult to injury with loss to Houston

Photo by Ashley Landis-Pool/Getty Images The Kings will play two more games before they head back home to Sacramento. The Houston Rockets are a better basketball better team than the Sacramento Kings — that much we know. But after the Kings were eliminated from playoff contention in the middle of...

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20 hours ago, Sactown Royalty, Sacramento Kings, Houston Rockets

Rockets vs Kings Gamthread

We’re just gonna guard him with our whole team. Because he’s not good. | Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images The Rockets Are “Away” Today So today the Rockets are “away” at Sacramento, which means the Kings will get to control the arena noises, video boards, virtual fans and superimpose their logo...

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21 hours ago, The Dream Shake, Houston Rockets, Sacramento Kings

The Kings have officially been eliminated from the playoffs

Photo by Ashley Landis-Pool/Getty Images Make that 14 years in a row. The Sacramento Kings came into the NBA restart facing an uphill battle to earn the final playoff spot in the Western Conference, but it was still a reasonable possibility if the Kings could replicate the level of play they had...

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21 hours ago, Sactown Royalty, Sacramento Kings

Power rankings: The 8 best Houston Rockets in the Orlando bubble

With a record of 3-1 halfway through the NBA’s restart, these have been the eight best Houston Rockets in the Orlando bubble. The 113-97 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers marked the halfway point of regular-season action in the bubble for the Houston Rockets. With wins over the best team in the...

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1 day ago, Space City Scoop, Houston Rockets, Sacramento Kings, Orlando Magic

Houston Rockets aim to continue winning ways against the Kings

The Houston Rockets look to contain the Kings’ hot-shooting backcourt and shred their lowly defense in an old-fashioned trap game. Off the heels of their convincing 113-97 win over the Los Angeles Lakers Thursday night, the Houston Rockets are set for battle Sunday evening against the Sacramento...

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1 day ago, Space City Scoop, Houston Rockets, Sacramento Kings

NBA Power Rankings: The Los Angeles Lakers and LeBron James are…bad?

In our NBA Power Rankings, are LeBron and the Lakers bad? We’re roughly two weeks into the NBA’s official restart and there are plenty of storylines that have been developing through the first few seeding games ahead of the NBA playoffs. One of the biggest happens to center around what has...

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1 day ago, Sir Charles In Charge, Los Angeles Lakers, Sacramento Kings

Kings vs. Rockets Preview: One last stand for Sacramento

Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images The Kings will need something resembling a miracle to remain in playoff contention. Sacramento’s win over Houston earlier this season was one of the highlights of the 2019-20 campaign — maybe the second most exciting moment after De’Aaron Fox’s spectacular...

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1 day ago, Sactown Royalty, Sacramento Kings, Houston Rockets

Houston Rockets vs. Sacramento Kings: How to watch, time, injury report

The Houston Rockets look to continue their winning ways against the Sacramento Kings, who are hanging onto their playoff chances by a thread. Although the Sacramento Kings have lost four of their five games in Orlando, they will still have something to play for when they face the Houston Rockets on Sunday....

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1 day ago, Space City Scoop, Houston Rockets, Sacramento Kings

Houston Rockets vs. Sacramento Kings seeding game preview

Sergio Estrada-USA TODAY Sports The Houston Rockets grabbed the fourth spot in the Western Conference on Thursday and look to strengthen their hold on that spot tonight against the Sacramento Kings. Houston currently sits ahead of both the Utah Jazz and Oklahoma City Thunder for the fourth spot....

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1 day ago, The Dream Shake, Houston Rockets, Sacramento Kings

SB Nation Reacts: Here’s what fans think of the bubble basketball experience

Photo by Kim Klement - Pool/Getty Images Welcome to SB Nation Reacts, a survey of fans across the NBA. Each week, we send out questions to the most plugged in Kings fans, and fans across the country. Sign up here to join Reacts. The NBA bubble in Orlando is unlike anything before in sports. While...

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1 day ago, Sactown Royalty, Sacramento Kings

NBA power rankings after first week at Walt Disney World

A lot has been decided around the NBA during the first week since its 2019-20 season resumed in Orlando. The Lakers and Bucks have already clinched No. 1 seeds. Meanwhile, the Wizards’ existence seems to be pointless.

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2 days ago, Yardbarker, Sacramento Kings

Nets Clinch Playoff Spot for 2nd Straight Season with Win vs. Kings

The Brooklyn Nets clinched a playoff spot by virtue of a 119-106 win over the Sacramento Kings on Friday. For the time being, Brooklyn sits a game up on the Orlando Magic for the No...

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2 days ago, Bleacher Report, Brooklyn Nets, Sacramento Kings

Nets clinch playoffs for second straight year following win over Kings

Photo by Ashley Landis-Pool/Getty Images Final: Nets 119, Kings 106 The Brooklyn Nets have clinched the NBA Playoffs for a second consecutive year following a 119-106 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Friday. It’s the fifth time that the Nets have made the playoffs since moving to Brooklyn eight...

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2 days ago, NetsDaily, Brooklyn Nets, Sacramento Kings

Kings regress in 119-106 loss to Nets

Photo by David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images The Sacramento Kings can no longer finish eighth in the Western Conference. The Sacramento Kings probably aren’t going to force a play-in tournament for the No. 8 seed. That was true before they took on the Brooklyn Nets on Friday, but the competitive spirit...

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2 days ago, Sactown Royalty, Sacramento Kings, Brooklyn Nets

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