The Sacramento Kings have been very active in trade discussions over the last couple of years, and they are still looking to move power forward Jason Thompson if possible. He is a talented bench piece, but the Kings have plenty of depth at the power forward position and he is simply too pricey for them to keep around with his current contract. According to a report from Grantland’s...
The rising cap has triggered renewed interest from teams in trading for Jason Thompson, according to multiple sources.
The Kings like to use a small-ball lineup and could use Thompson as a backup center.
Thompson is signed through the 16-17 season.
(Photo Credit via Jason Thompson)
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The Cleveland Cavaliers have expressed interest in acquiring the draft rights of Pierre Jackson.
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The Sacramento Kings are trying to trade Jason Thompson.
With the Kings recently acquiring Rudy Gay and Derrick Williams, there will be fewer minutes available for Thompson.
Thompson received a five-year, $30 million contract extension under the previous regime of the Kings.
December 09, 2013