Found December 17, 2011 on Sacbee:
Hector Amezcua Kings rookie guard Jimmer Fredette prepares to enter Thursday night's scrimmage at Power Balance Pavilion.

Kings' Cousins not joking this year, on the court

DeMarcus Cousins apparently didn't lose his sense of humor during the NBA lockout. He certainly seems to have lost some weight. A slimmer Cousins showed up for Sacramento Kings media day Thursday with all the same antics and oddities as a year ago: doing interviews in sunglasses, making fun of teammates and joking that his offseason diet included whole pizzas, gummy worms,...

Sacramento, Stern hold 'productive' meeting

Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson is calling his meeting with NBA Commissioner David Stern and other executives a "productive conversation" about the city's efforts to help finance a new arena.

Chuck Hayes Being Tested For Heat Condition

Chuck Hayes, who signed a four-year, $21 million contract with the Kings last week, has an apparent heart condition.

DeMarcus Cousins update

A slimmer Cousins showed up for Sacramento Kings media day Thursday with all the same antics and oddities as a year ago: doing interviews in sunglasses, making fun of teammates and dodging questions about his new diet with jokes.

Kings notes: Starting frontcourt might miss preseason opener

Ready or not – and they're leaning toward not – the Kings will play the first of two exhibition games against the Golden State Warriors tonight in Oakland. Hector Amezcua Small forward John Salmons is being treated for a right quadriceps contusion. Hector Amezcua Tyreke Evans (sprained foot) is focusing on tonight'...

Maloofs say that they will be flexible with March 1 arena deadline

We expect the Sacramento Kings arena news to pick up now that we’re about three months away from the March 1 deadline for the city to have funding in place. That deadline has put Kevin Johnson and his Think Big Sacramento effort on a tight, tight schedule, but so far they appear to be on…

Kings claim Travis Outlaw

The Sacramento Kings put in a winning bid for forward Travis Outlaw (seen above playing for Portland in 2006) who was waived by the New Jersey Nets via the amnesty clause. Sacramento King Kevin Martin and Portland Trail Blazer Travis Outlaw clash in the second half of exhibition play Friday, October 27, 2006 at Arco Arena. Martin's 26 points helped Sacramento to a...

Sacramento Kings Claim Travis Outlaw off Amnesty Waivers

Former Nets forward Travis Outlaw was amnestied a few days ago, but he didn’t go unclaimed for long, as Yahoo!‘s Adrian Wojnarowski reports that Outlaw has been scooped up by Sacramento: “The Sacramento Kings have been awarded former New Jersey Nets forward Travis Outlaw after placing the highest bid in the NBA’s amnesty waiver process, league sources told Yahoo! Sports...

Sacramento claims former Net Outlaw off waivers

The Sacramento Kings have claimed forward Travis Outlaw off waivers under the NBA's new amnesty provision, filling out the frontcourt with another veteran.

Recap: Golden State vs. Sacramento

Stephen Curry netted 22 points, six rebounds and six assists, as Golden State, under new coach Mark Jackson, began its preseason with a 107-96 win over the Sacramento Kings.

12/17/11: Jimmer Fredette Debuts With 21

Kings 96 @ Warriors 107: When I say I don’t watch college basketball, I mean I don’t watch college basketball.  I don’t watch it once a week, or once a month, or when nothing else is on.  I don’t watch college basketball at all, ever… and even I came into tonight’s Kings game very much aware of Jimmer Fredette’s shot-making capabilities.  So, I’m not going to...
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