KINGS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Buddy Hield’s improved statistics in Sacramento are not a fluke

It’s been nearly a month and a half since the Sacramento Kings traded away DeMarcus Cousins to the New Orleans Pelicans for a combination of players – one of which included a rookie named Buddy Hield. Sometimes you just need to be in a situation where a team believes in you 100 percent. When Hield was in New Orleans, he was sixth on the team in terms of players who attempted...
Via Cowbell Kingdom
1 hour ago

Kings 82, Jazz 112: The Tank Lives

This was not Sacramento’s night. This was definitely a rough one. The Jazz came out firing on all cylinders, and despite a gutsy comeback attempt led by Ben McLemore of all people, Sacramento fell off late and lost to the Jazz 112 to 82. Six Jazz players scored in double digits, led by Gordon Hayward’s 20 points. As Dave Joerger indicated after Monday’s win against the Grizzlies...
Via Sactown Royalty
14 hours ago

WATCH: Kings vs Jazz Highlights 3/29/17

Highlights from the team's contest versus Utah at Golden 1 Center.
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14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Highs and Lows: Sacramento Kings Get Walloped By Utah Jazz

The Sacramento Kings were outmatched tonight as they lost to the Utah Jazz by a score of 112-82, dropping their record to 29-46 for the season. Listed down below are the highs and lows of tonight’s game pertaining to the Sacramento Kings. HIGHS Ben McLemore: It looked like it was going to be a blowout […] Highs and Lows: Sacramento Kings Get Walloped By Utah Jazz - A Royal Pain...
Via A Royal Pain
15 hours ago

Post Game: Jazz 112, Kings 82

The comeback falls short. Way short. Tank is repaired and rolling forward.
Via Sactown Royalty
15 hours ago

WATCH: One Millionth Fan at Golden 1 Center

Kings fan Brandon was the one millionth fan to walk through the Golden 1 Center doors!
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17 hours ago  |  Discuss

A Chicago Bulls and Jimmer Fredette reunion makes sense

Jimmer Fredette, the No. 10 overall pick in the 2011 NBA draft is enjoying his time in the Chinese Basketball Association. Fredette was a sensation in his college days at BYU. Fredette was the 2010-2011 nations leading scorer as well as the 2011 national player of the year. Unfortunately  his NCAA career didn’t carry over to the NBA where he spent five season playing with four...
Via isportsweb.com
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Sacramento Kings: Game 75 Preview vs Utah Jazz

The Sacramento Kings host the Utah Jazz on March 29, 2017.  This article provides a preview of that game from a Kings’ perspective. The Sacramento Kings play host a tough Utah Jazz team on Wednesday evening.  This is the fourth and final meeting between the two teams.  Utah has come out victorious in two of […] Sacramento Kings: Game 75 Preview vs Utah Jazz - A Royal Pain...
Via A Royal Pain
1 day ago

Game Preview #4 between the Kings and Jazz

Tonight, the Sacramento Kings will be facing the Utah Jazz one final time at the Golden 1 Center. The Kings are coming off a 91-90 victory against the Memphis Grizzlies. The Jazz are currently leading the regular season series against the Kings 2-1, with two of the losses coming within one point. 1st game: The Jazz won the first matchup 104-84 at Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake...
Via Cowbell Kingdom
1 day ago

DeAndre Jordan has funny quote about Clippers’ recent struggles

The Los Angeles Clippers’ recent slide has brought out the metaphorical side of center DeAndre Jordan.Addressing reporters on Tuesday, Jordan dropped this funny line about the team’s struggles of late, per Bill Oram of the Orange County Register. Yikes, that bad, huh?In all seriousness, the Clippers are in the midst of an alarming 8-8 stretch in the month of March that culminated...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Sacramento Kings Reportedly Show Interest In Sam Hinkie

Via FOX Sports
2 days ago

Highs and Lows: Sacramento Kings Win Gritty Match Against Grizzlies

The Sacramento Kings won a gritty matchup tonight against the Memphis Grizzlies by a score of 91-90. Listed down below are the highs and lows of tonight’s game pertaining to the Kings. HIGHS Darren Collison: After having a successful game yesterday in Los Angeles, Darren Collison took that momentum back to Sacramento tonight where he had […] Highs and Lows: Sacramento Kings...
Via A Royal Pain
2 days ago

Kings owner looking for an executive to place over Vlade Divac

The shakeup of the Sacramento Kings may not have ended with last month’s trade of DeMarcus Cousins.Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reports on Monday that Kings owner Vivek Ranadive has begun searching for an executive to place over general manager Vlade Divac. ESPN’s Marc Stein adds that the Kings have “expressed exploratory interest” in former Philadelphia 76ers general...
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Paul: Loss to Kings ‘probably’ worst regular season one of career

The Los Angeles Clippers are in a tailspin right now, and the coup de grâce came on Sunday against the lowly Sacramento Kings.After blowing an 18-point lead with five minutes remaining in the fourth quarter to lose at home to the Kings by the final of 98-97, Clippers guard Chris Paul said that the loss was likely the worst regular season one of his career, per Jason Jones of the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Buddy Hield the player the Sacramento Kings have been looking for?

Friday night’s loss to the Golden State Warriors marks Buddy Hield’s 15th game with the Sacramento Kings. After finding his way to the team as the centerpiece of a package that the Kings traded DeMarcus Cousins for, the pressure was high for Hield to prove himself to Kings fans. So far in the season, Hield is averaging 8.7 points, 1.4 assists, 3 rebounds and 1.6 three-pointers...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

How Willie Cauley-Stein Is Stepping Up In The Post-Boogie Era

With DeMarcus Cousins extending his All-Star stay in New Orleans following his trade to the Pelicans, the Sacramento Kings have entered a new era.  The three-time All-Star led the Kings for six seasons after being drafted No. 5 overall in 2010, but Boogie never managed to bring them on a single playoff run. The Kings decided to move on, and the vacant minutes and extra cash...
Via The Sports Quotient
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Pelicans C DeMarcus Cousins out with a knee injury

For the second time since he joined the team in a trade from the Sacramento Kings last month, New Orleans Pelicans center DeMarcus Cousins will be out of action Friday night.No, it’s not because he received yet another suspension due to crossing the technical foul threshold. This time, Cousins will be sitting due to an injury.The team announced that he will be sidelined Friday...
Via Sportsnaut
12 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Buddy Hied: 'I love the challenge to get better'

Cowbell Kingdom had a chance to catch up with Buddy Hield after his team snapped their eight-game losing streak. Are you excited to see what Hield will become in the future Kings fans? What do you think he needs to work on the most during the summer? Join the conversation. If you are looking for NBA Autographs, NBA Memorabilia, or NBA Trading Cards, HoopCats.com has it all! They...
Via Cowbell Kingdom
16 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Hield: 'We just have to figure out how to close the game'

Rookie Buddy Hield made his first start for the Kings and scored 18 points. He had a lot of good stuff to say after the game. Check it out! If you are looking for NBA Autographs, NBA Memorabilia, or NBA Trading Cards, HoopCats.com has it all! They also do giveaways on their Instagram page all the time so follow them to keep up! You can also visit their online store for more information...
Via Cowbell Kingdom
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Barnes not a fan of how Kings treated DeMarcus Cousins

Matt Barnes and DeMarcus Cousins started the season as teammates on the Sacramento Kings. Cousins’ trade to the New Orleans Pelicans pretty much ended Barnes’ tenure in California’s capital city, as he was waived to make room for the haul Sacramento received for Cousins.Now a member of the Golden State Warriors, Barnes himself has some choice words about how the Kings’ brass...
Via Sportsnaut
19 days ago  |  Discuss

The Mulligan: Why Vlade Divac deserves another chance

This past month will either go down as the worse month of Vlade Divac's tenure as general manager of the Sacramento Kings, or we will look at it as some kind of turning point. After repeatedly saying his team was not interested in trading DeMarcus Cousins, the Kings traded their superstar in the most Kings way possible, with trade rumors picking up during All-Star weekend, and after...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Video Breakdown: Buddy Hield’s first four games in a Kings uniform

Buddy Hield is averaging 13.8 points per game on 51.3 percent from the field in four games with the Sacramento Kings. Leo Beas breaks down the good and bad from Hield’s first four games. Have you been impressed? If not, tell us why. Did you enjoy this video breakdown? If you did, give it a thumbs up and share it with fellow Kings fans.
Via Cowbell Kingdom
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Buddy Hield breaks from Kings owner: ‘I’m not Steph Curry’

Sacramento Kings owner Vivek Ranadivé believes that the newly acquired Buddy Hield has potential to emulate Stephen Curry. One man who disagrees is Hield himself.“People said [I was like] Steph Curry in college,” Hield said, via Grant Hughes of Bleacher Report. “Yeah, I guess, but I gotta develop. Steph Curry, he’s a different animal. He’s in his own world. He does whatever...
Via Sportsnaut
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Ty Lawson questionable with stomach issues after asking for taco recommendations

Sacramento Kings guard Ty Lawson is just a man of the people. He puts his pants on one leg at a time, and he just wants some good tacos.This was proven true Tuesday. Lawson posted on Snapchat asking for suggestions for a place that sells tacos. Based on the Kings’ injury report released Wednesday, Lawson might have gotten some bad advice. He was listed as questionable with Gastroenteritis...
Via The Comeback
28 days ago  |  Discuss

With Joel Embiid out, who should win Rookie of the Year?

Joel Embiid is the NBA’s Rookie of the Year even if he is not the NBA’s Rookie of the Year. He’s been much more than just the best first-year player in the NBA, he’s been instrumental in changing the on-court culture of the 76ers while also being one of the most entertaining men off the floor. He’s given Philly fans a sense of optimism that they haven’t had since Allen...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss
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