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Golden State Warriors assistant Mike Malone is "a living lock" to be the Sacramento Kings' next head coach, according to a report.
Malone is likely to hire his father, Brendan, as part of the coaching staff.
There is no time frame for an announcement.
Keith Smart is not likely to be retained by the Kings.
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The NBA Board of Governors has unanimously approved the sale of the Sacramento Kings to a group led by TIBCO Software chairman Vivek Ranadive.
The NBA said in a statement Tuesday that the ''transaction is expected to close shortly.''
After league owners blocked the sale and relocation of the franchise to Seattle earlier this month, the Maloof family reached an agreement...
The sale of the Sacramento Kings is finally complete.
The Maloof family announced Friday that the agreement to sell the Kings and Sleep Train Arena to a group led by Vivek Ranadive (VIHV'-ehk rah-nah-DEE'-vay) closed escrow. Ranadive's group acquired a 65 percent controlling interest in the team at a total franchise valuation of more than $534 million, topping the NBA...
As expected, Warriors forward, Richard Jefferson, has decided to opt into the final year of his four-year/$38 million contract. The eleven-year veteran will now make $11 million in 2013-14 before becoming an unrestricted free agent at the end of the season.
According to Chris Haynes, Comcast Sportsnet:
Not to anyone’s surprise, Golden State Warriors forward Richard Jefferson will...
Ending a few years, really, of speculation the NBA Board of Governors has approved the sale of the Sacramento Kings from the Maloof brothers to the Sacramento-based group led by Vivek Ranadive and other civic leaders.
Ranadive will now have to officially divest himself of his interest in the Golden State Warriors. The Maloof family paid $156 million in 1998 for the majority stake...
Sacramento Kings majority owner Vivek Ranadive has started the process of finding a replacement for Geoff Petrie and is considering San Antonio Spurs president R.C. Buford, Golden State Warriors assistant GM Travis Schlenk and Memphis Grizzlies GM Chris Wallace, according to two people with knowledge of the situation.
Ranadive's focus, as is clear from some of the backgrounds...
The Sacramento Kings may consider David Morway as a replacement for Geoff Petrie as general manager. It has yet to be determined, however, if he will be interviewed.
Morway was previously in the front office of the Indiana Pacers.
Morway was a finalist for the Portland Trail Blazers' GM position last offseason.
Chris Hansen had a candid interview with KJR in Seattle where he discussed his ownership group's future plans to bring an NBA team to the area.
Hansen reached an agreement to purchase the Sacramento Kings from the Maloof family with the intention of moving them to Seattle.
"We're not going to be going to another city as a predator again," said Hansen. "The...
Chris Daniels has been chasing the Sacramento Kings saga all over the country for KING-TV in Seattle and was front and center as the city got turned down again for the return of the NBA to the city.
He is the first to sit down with the would-have-been owner of the Seattle Supersonics v2.0
The HQ is fairly confident that the team will get a franchise when...
Richard Jefferson has opted into the final season of his contract with the Golden State Warriors, which was expected and is worth $11 million.
“Richard has exercised his option to include the 2013-14 season in his current contract,” agent Todd Eley said.
Jefferson signed a four-year, $38 million contract with the San Antonio Spurs in 2010.
Mike Malone is the top candidate currently being considered by the Sacramento Kings to become their next head coach, according to two sources.
Malone has spent the last two seasons as an assistant coach with the Golden State Warriors.
The Los Angeles Clippers are the biggest competition for the Kings for the services of Malone. The Clippers have been in touch with Malone's agent...
According to USA Today, the Sacramento Kings are looking at San Antonio Spurs GM R.C. Buford, among others, to be the next team President.
According to two people with knowledge of the situation, Ranadive has begun the process of finding a replacement for Kings President Geoff Petrie and is considering San Antonio Spurs President R.C. Buford, Golden State Warriors assistant general...