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The Sacramento Kings have traded their No. 5 pick in the 2012 draft, Thomas Robinson, guard/forward Francisco García, forward Tyler Honeycutt and a second-round pick to the Houston Rockets in exchange for center Cole Aldrich, guard Toney Douglas, forward Patrick Patterson and cash considerations, according to Yahoo! Sports, USA TODAY Sports, and NBA’s David Aldridge. Robinson, averaging 4.8 points and and 4.7 rebounds in 15.9 minutes per game with the 19-36 Kings this season, will join a young Rockets team who are currently holding onto the eight playoff spot in the Western Conference.
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First trade ahead of the trading deadline.
Sacramento has traded forward Thomas Robinson to the Houston Rockets, league source tells Y Sports.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) February 21, 2013
The Rockets will send Patrick Patterson, Cole Aldrich and Toney Douglas to the Kings for Thomas Robinson, sources tell Y!
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) February 21, 2013
With the Sacramento Kings about to be sold, most believe that they will stand pat at the trade deadline, but if any GM is smart enough, they should trade for Tyreke Evans, who could be the steal of the trade deadline. Many look at his stats and say that he is having his worst season to date, but that could not be further from the truth and if someone trades for him, they would...
Isaiah Thomas is one of the few positive aspects of the Sacramento Kings this season, and on Tuesday night he gave the fine folks of Seattle something to look forward to. Check out Isiah going behind the back with a crossover and finishing the drive off the glass and between two defenders. Great work by the little man.
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Rather than pointing out the obvious and saying the Maloofs are cheap pieces of craptastic amphibious lowlife ****, I'll just leave them out of this. We know they are worthless. Yesterday proved it yet again. The NBA was thrilled to hear they "agree" to sell the team to Hansen because if nothing else it illustrates one thing: They will have to sell to whomever the NBA...
This has been another lost season for the Sacramento Kings, who currently sport the second-worst record in the Western Conference. That lack of team success has left many to forget about the play of Tyreke Evans, who just three seasons ago was named the NBA Rookie of the Year.
After selecting Thomas Robinson with the No. 5 overall pick in the 2012 draft, the Sacramento Kings already have him on the move., http://juicedsportsblog.com/sports-news/news/kings-deal-away-no-5-pick-robinson-to-rockets
The Sacramento Kings have traded former Louisville star Francisco Garcia to the Houston Rockets. The man formally known as “Cisco” to the Louisville fan base along with Thomas Robinson and Tyler Honeycutt have been dealt to Houston in exchange for Patrick Patterson, Cole Aldrich and Toney Douglas. Garcia is in his eighth season in the NBA and has spent his entire career in Sacramento...
Matt Moore of CBS Sports is reporting that the Houston Rockets have acquired the 2012 NBA Draft’s fifth overall pick, Thomas Robinson, in a six-player trade. The entire trade was Robinson, Francisco Garcia and Tyler Honeycutt and a second-round pick for forward Patrick Patterson, center Cole Aldrich, Toney Douglas, and cash. This is the first big move as we approach the deadline...
HOUSTON -- Thomas Robinson is in,while Marcus Morrisand Patrick Patterson areout in Houston, as part of a reported three-way deal that also involved the Phoenix Suns and Sacramento Kings.
The move reunites twin brothers Marcus and Markieff Morris in Phoenix, and Marcus was swapped for Robinson, his former teammate at Kansas. Houston also sentPatterson, Toney Douglas and Cole Aldrich...
Doc Rivers has been vocal about adding talent to the injury ridden Celtics, and it appears they have by adding Terrence Williams to a 10-day contract. Williams (shooting guard) appeared in 18 games with the Sacramento Kings last season and averaged 8.8 points, 4.1 rebounds and 3.1 assists in 20 minutes.
According to the Boston Globe:
An NBA source told the Globe that the Celtics...
HOUSTON — The Houston Rockets acquired No. 5 pick Thomas Robinson and forwards Francisco Garcia and Tyler Honeycutt from Sacramento on Wednesday for forward Patrick Patterson, center Cole Aldrich and point guard Toney Douglas.
Also Wednesday, the Rockets reached an agreement to send forward Marcus Morris to Phoenix for a future second-round pick, according to a person with knowledge...
Now that the 2013 NBA All-Star break is over, the San Antonio Spurs (42-12) will start the West coast segment of their annual Rodeo Road Trip with a visit tonight in Sacramento to face the Kings (19-35). This will be the second game between the Spurs and Kings this season.
The Spurs won the first game 97-86 in Sacramento. Tim Duncan led the Spurs with 23 points, 12 rebounds and...
The matchup of the game between the San Antonio Spurs and Sacramento Kings will take place in the paint between centers Tiago Splitter and DeMarcus Cousins.
During the first matchup between the two teams this season, San Antonio came out on top with a 97-86 win on November 9. While the Spurs showed dominance over the Kings after the first quarter, it was a different San Antonio...
Rockets Trade: Toney Douglas, Cole Aldrich and Patrick Peterson
Rockets Receive (From Sacramento): Thomas Robinson, Francisco Garcia and Tyler Honeycutt
Analysis: The Houston Rockets have just added a potential go-to post scorer in Robinson, who was just the fifth overall pick in last summer’s draft. He has a nifty jump shot and solid post moves and is a fantastic rebounder...
HOUSTON (AP) -- Houston general manager Daryl Morey expected the Rockets to stay quiet leading up to Thursday's trade deadline, until he saw opportunities to land rookie big man Thomas Robinson and a 2013 draft pick.
Once that was done, the Rockets made no more moves on Thursday after reshaping the roster with two deals on Wednesday night.
Houston traded forward Patrick Patterson...