Found January 06, 2012 on Boston Herald Sports:
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - When Keith Smart coached the Golden State Warriors last season, the one thing you could count...

Sacramento Kings name Keith Smart new head coach

The Sacramento Kings today named Keith Smart as the team’s 24th Head Coach, according to President of Basketball Operations Geoff Petrie. Per team policy, terms of the contract were not disclosed. It may be  a two-year deal, but we’ll confirm this later tonight here on this page. “Keith will bring a new perspective to the team [...]

Kings Promote Keith Smart As Head Coach

The Kings signed Keith Smart to an unguaranteed deal after dismissing Paul Westphal.

Kings rally past Bucks to give Smart win in debut

As the buzzer sounded and the home crowd roared, DeMarcus Cousins sought out Keith Smart and bear-hugged the new Sacramento Kings coach in a warm embrace.

Ailene Voisin: Smart's not into reliving the past

Keith Smart arrives with famous old press clippings and vivid new dreams. He is still best known for his 17-foot jumper that gave Bobby Knight and Indiana its last NCAA championship (1987). But life goes on. José Luis Villegas Keith Smart, right, talks with guard Tyreke Evans during Thursday's game against Milwaukee, Smart's first as the Kings&...

Kings fire coach Westphal, replace him with Smart

The Sacramento Kings have fired head coach Paul Westphal amid a slow start to the season and ongoing drama with disgruntled center DeMarcus Cousins.The Kings wasted no time tabbing a replacement, naming Keith Smart to the position."I want to thank Paul for all of his effort on behalf of the Kings,” Kings president of basketball operations Geoff Petrie said in a statement....

Smart Hopes To Build Familial Atmosphere With Kings

Keith Smart believes he has to gain his players' trust in order to build the Kings into the team he would like them to be.

Former Golden State Warriors coach Keith Smart gets another shot to lead an NBA team

More than eight months after the Warriors let his one-and-done contract expire, Smart is getting another opportunity -- as the Sacramento Kings' coach.

Smart emphasizes trust as Kings' new coach

In his first game as the Kings' head coach, Keith Smart kept his word.

Keith Smart signs two-year deal to coach Kings

Keith Smart had an impossible situation in Golden State when he became head coach. Not long after he was hired the team was sold to new owners Joe Lacob and Peter Guber whose mandate was to change the culture of a franchise that had been to the playoffs once in 17 years. Smart coached the…

Off the Dribble: Kings Hope Change Is for the Better

The Sacramento Kings are regrouping under Keith Smart, who talked extensively about the challenges in front of him.

Kings give Westphal the boot, try to make a Smart decision

The Sacramento Kings fired coach Paul Westphal on Thursday, cutting ties after two-plus seasons amid a slow start and an escalating dispute with young center DeMarcus Cousins. Kings president of basketball operations Geoff Petrie made the announcement ahead of the team's home game against Milwaukee on Thursday night. Assistant coach Keith Smart, let go by the Golden State...

Kings fire coach Paul Westphal after two-plus seasons, Keith Smart takes over in meantime

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PBT: Kings fire Westphal as coach

PBT: Sacramento (2-5) moved fast, firing Paul Westphal as coach on Thursday. Keith Smart takes over as the interim coach.
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