Phoenix Suns close out season with win over Sacramento Kings

The Suns' regular-season finale Wednesday night could have been a what-if night as they watched the shooting guard they passed on in the draft. Sacramento's Ben McLemore, a No. 7 pick, posted a season-high 31 points. But not when they feel just as strongly about their rookie shooting guard from the No. 29 pick. Archie Goodwin obliterated his season high with 29 points off...
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Ben McLemore gets ejected after shoving J.J. Redick in the face

Earlier today, Sacramento Kings uber-rookie Ben McLemore got ousted from the Sacramento Kings-Los Angeles Clippers after shoving J.J. Redick in the face. After earning a technical in the first half of play, McLemore was given another technical foul by Joey Crawford after he pushed J.J. Redick in the face in the fourth period of play. Check out the below clip from full video of the...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

McLemore finally settles in as Kings’ shooting guard

From the moment the Kings’ Draft Day pursuit of Ben McLemore ended with him slipping to the seventh spot in 2013, the team has tried to create an atmosphere to foster success. Early in the season, that meant bringing McLemore off the bench so he wouldn’t have to deal with playing against other starters as much and the figurative lumps he would take. It also meant leaving McLemore...
Via Pro Sports Daily
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Sacramento Kings offered big trade package for Rajon Rondo

According to Marc Spears of Yahoo! Sports, the Sacramento Kings offered up PG Isaiah Thomas, SG Ben McLemore and two picks for Rajon Rondo, but the deal (apparently) died as Rondo is not interested in re-upping with the Kings. Somehow, Spears buried this way down in his weekly power rankings. Saying this: Source said Sacramento offered Isaiah Thomas, Ben McLemore and two picks for...
Via Celtics Life
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Ben McLemore Channels Jumpman 23 at Slam Dunk Contest

The Sacramento Kings’ Ben McLemore wins the vote for presentation and showmanship with a little help from his royal court jester Shaquille O’Neal. McLemore channeled Jumpman 23 Michael Jordan as he jumped over Shaq, who was sitting in a crown royal chair.   Ben McLemore Jumpman logo throwdown over Shaq in Slam Dunk Contest The post Video: Ben McLemore Channels Jumpman 23 at...
Via Basketball Bicker
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Kings Pleased With Work Ethic, Progress Of McLemore

The Sacramento Kings have been encouraged by the progress of Ben McLemore. McLemore most recently had 19 points against the Warriors. McLemore is earning a reputation as a hard worker and a committed defensive player. "He's done everything we've asked," Mike Malone said. "And what I told him after practice was I love his work ethic and the work habits that...
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November 05, 2013  |  Discuss

NBA 2013-14 Season Preview: Sacramento Kings

Despite having a top 7 draft pick for the last five years, the Sacramento Kings just have not been able to get it together.  Even with the selections of all-star talents such as Tyreke Evans and DeMarcus Cousins, Sactown has not been able to capitalize with a winning season.  They’re hoping for a more positive result this year as they drafted Kansas star Ben McLemore and traded...
October 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Kings rookie Ben McLemore posts insane Instagram dunk video

Sacramento Kings rookie Ben McLemore recently posted this Instagram video of himself throwing down a vicious post-practice dunk.
Via Gamedayr
October 29, 2013  |  Discuss

WATCH: Sacramento Kings Ben McLemore throws down a spectacular dunk

I’m not here to tell you that Summer League means anything in how a player is ultimately going to pan out in the NBA, but it is certainly worth noting that Ben McLemore has had his ups and downs during the Summer League thus far with the Sacramento Kings. McLemore, the 4th pick in this year’s draft, is believed by many to have the most talent of any player taken. One of McLemore’s...
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July 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Kings' Ben McLemore signs rookie contract

Ben McLemore has signed his rookie contract with the Sacramento Kings. The Kings announced Saturday night that the seventh overall pick in the NBA draft made his first deal official. Terms of the contract were not disclosed. McLemore averaged 15.9 points, 5.2 rebounds and two assists on a Kansas team that went 31-6 and won a share of its ninth straight Big 12 title last season...
Via AP on Fox
July 14, 2013  |  Discuss

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