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On this day in Kings history: A dominant win over the Lakers in the 2002 Western Conference Finals

Plus more Kings news from around the web. Exactly 18 years ago today, the Sacramento Kings went on the road to take on the Los Angeles Lakers in Game 3 of the 2002 Western Conference Finals. Despite being without All-Star forward Peja Stojackovic for the fourth-straight game, the Kings won Game 2 at...

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10 hours ago, Sactown Royalty, Sacramento Kings, Los Angeles Lakers

Sacramento Kings: Karl Malone Says Chris Webber Was More Talented

On Karl Malone’s latest appearance on his media circuit, he lobbed a backhanded compliment at a certain Sacramento Kings legend. During the NBA’s current hiatus, there has been more player comparisons and all-time rankings being done than ever before. This could be due in large part to the...

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13 hours ago, A Royal Pain, Sacramento Kings

Sacramento Kings: Every coach of the Sacramento era

From Rick Adelman to Paul Westphal, the Sacramento Kings have had several notable coaches since arriving in Sacramento in 1985. Although there have been coaches on the Sacramento Kings that did not help the team translate to wins on paper, one consistency remains: they always tried to get the best out...

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13 hours ago, Hoops Habit, Sacramento Kings

Tracy McGrady Credits Former Sacramento Kings Player For Development

Former NBA Star Tracy McGrady appeared on the All The Smoke Podcast last week and gave a shout out to a Sacramento Kings’ fan favorite. During the current NBA and sports hiatus, one of the best sources of content has been the All The Smoke podcast hosted by Matt Barnes and Stephen Jackson. They’ve...

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18 hours ago, A Royal Pain, Sacramento Kings

Sacramento Kings: Jason Williams Is Ready For Front Office Job

According to the man himself, former Sacramento Kings legend Jason Williams is ready for a job in the team’s front office. A former well-known Sacramento Kings player has been at the helm of the team’s front office for five years now, and one of his former teammates has hinted that he too...

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1 day ago, A Royal Pain, Sacramento Kings

Grizz Gaming falls to Kings Guard Gaming

Photo by Alex Nahorniak-Svenski/NBAE via Getty Images Adjustments were made, but Grizz Gaming falls to 0-4 on the season. Grizz Gaming was back in action on Friday night after falling to Heat Check Gaming Thursday night. With a quick turn around, would Grizz Gaming be able to bounce back and collect...

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2 days ago, Grizzly Bear Blues, Memphis Grizzlies, Sacramento Kings

Kings: Jerry Sloan, Legendary Jazz Coach, Passes Away

NBA coaching legend Jerry Sloan has passed away. We remember him and his team’s battles with our Sacramento Kings. NBA coaching legend Jerry Sloan passed away on Friday morning after a battle with Parkinson’s and dementia. Sloan coached the Utah Jazz through their glory years, sending multiple...

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2 days ago, A Royal Pain, Sacramento Kings, Utah Jazz

The Kings held a virtual graduation party for the Class of 2020

Screenshot / YouTube The event was part of the team’s “In This Together” initiative. As part of the franchise’s “In This Together” initiative to help support the city of Sacramento during the coronavirus pandemic, the Kings held a virtual graduation party Thursday for the Class of 2020. The event,...

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2 days ago, Sactown Royalty, Sacramento Kings

Watch Luka Doncic lead Dallas Mavericks over Kings twice tonight

Watch Luka Doncic lead Dallas Mavericks to victory over Kings twice Dallas Mavericks fans were not expecting Luka Doncic to be at this level as quickly as it happened. The 21-year-old is a superstar. He started his first All-Star game in 2020. The Mavs star put himself in the MVP race in his second...

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2 days ago, The Smoking Cuban, Dallas Mavericks, Sacramento Kings

Best Creators in the NBA Draft: Final Rankings

Yes, this is the last one Let’s briefly recap this series for those who haven’t been following along the last two weeks. I first took a look at Cassius Winston, Tre Jones and Jahmi’us Ramsey, then followed that up with a deep dive into Devon Dotson, Grant Riller and Ayo Dosunmu, and finished it up with...

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2 days ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers, Sacramento Kings

Who is in your Kings all-time starting 5?

Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images ESPN released its list, and it is had one major omission from recent years. ESPN released its all-time starting five for every Western Conference team, and the Sacramento Kings squad is a mix of players from the early part of the century, plus legends from long...

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3 days ago, Sactown Royalty, Sacramento Kings

Kings: How Marvin Bagley Can Still Become A Star

There are plenty of question marks surrounding Marvin Bagley, but there are things that he can improve to be the star that the Sacramento Kings envisioned. The 2019-20 Sacramento Kings season was one that Marvin Bagley would probably like to erase from his memory. While Bagley’s 2018 NBA Draft...

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3 days ago, A Royal Pain, Sacramento Kings

Former Sacramento columnist and Kings beat writer Marty McNeal has passed away

Tragic news in the sports media world today, as a writer every Kings fan should know has passed away after battling a brutal disease. Here’s the Sacramento Bee reporting: Marty McNeal has passed away? Those words just don’t seem plausible because anyone who knew the former Kings beat writer for...

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3 days ago, Inside Hoops, Sacramento Kings

Sacramento Kings: Play Entirety Of Regular Season…Or Scrap It

If the NBA and Sacramento Kings return to a regular season, it might only be for five more games. So what would be the point? The answer is simple: Money. The NBA is making positive strides towards a potential return after 10+ weeks of lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic. There has been an abundance...

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3 days ago, A Royal Pain, Sacramento Kings

KANGZ, A-Z: Vlade Divac, the Sacramento lifer

Perhaps no single individual is as synonymous with the Sacramento Kings as Vlade Divac. Editor’s Note: As the NBA shutdown continues (though there are signs of progress!), we’ll be taking a look back at Kings history through the Cincinnati Royals and Kansas City days to identify the best players for...

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3 days ago, Sactown Royalty, Sacramento Kings

Lakers News: Matt Barnes Upset By Kobe Bryant ‘Disrespect’ On All-Time NBA Rankings

Lakers News: Matt Barnes Upset By Kobe Bryant ‘Disrespect’ On All-Time NBA Rankings

Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant is without a doubt one of the greatest players to ever step foot on an NBA floor. Where he ranks on the all-time list is dependent on who is compiling it, but a trend has undoubtedly begun to form when it comes to his placement. When players are talking about Kobe,...

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3 days ago, Lakers Nation, Los Angeles Lakers, Sacramento Kings

Sacramento Kings: Cory Joseph Is More Important Than We Think

The Sacramento Kings will be trimming fat off of their roster this summer, but Cory Joseph is one player who should be here to stay. Did the Sacramento Kings overpay Cory Joseph during the summer of 2019? It may look like it on paper. The 28-year-old point guard is scheduled to make $12.6 million next...

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4 days ago, A Royal Pain, Sacramento Kings

The NBA is reportedly focused on finishing season in Orlando

Photo by Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE via Getty Images The Athletic says the league is zeroing in on Disney World to finish the 2019-20 season. It looks like we are one step closer to having basketball back in our lives. The Athletic’s Shams Charania and Sam Amick are reporting that the NBA is in serious...

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4 days ago, Sactown Royalty, Sacramento Kings, Orlando Magic

KANGZ A-Z: DeMarcus Cousins

Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images DeMarcus Cousins was a good basketball player for the Sacramento Kings, but they needed him to be more than that — for his sake and theirs Editor’s Note: As the NBA shutdown continues (though there are signs of progress!), we’ll be taking a look back at Kings history...

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4 days ago, Sactown Royalty, Sacramento Kings

Sacramento Kings: Will The NBA Season Resume At Walt Disney World?

The NBA is said to be making some progress to end the current hiatus, but the news isn’t great for those hopeful for a Sacramento Kings postseason push. It has been well over two months since there was any action in the NBA due to the COVID-19 shutdown. Despite rumors, there has not been any […] Sacramento...

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