Klay Thompson made the go-ahead 3-pointer with 7.5 seconds remaining and finished with 20 points to lead the Golden State Warriors past the Sacramento Kings, 87-83 on Wednesday night.
Thompson then forced Tyreke Evans into an errant layup on the final possession to seal a sloppy win for the Warriors over the Western Conference's worst team. After dropping the first two in Sacramento...
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March 07, 2013
It was a perfect storm at Arco Arena on Saturday night when the Utah Jazz, a horrible road team, rolled into Sacramento for their fourth game in three nights. There, they encountered not only the Kings, but 16,193 energetic fans who’d come out as part of a special initiative to show support for the struggling team. It was essentially a protest against the proposed sale of the...
Actor William Zabka—best known for playing Johnny Lawrence, Ralph Macchio’s character Daniel LaRusso’s arch-nemesis in the 1984 classic The Karate Kid—was pretty awesome in the 1980s. Well, in 2012 he’s still very awesome, and not just because he follows this site on Twitter (you can look it up), but because he’s still wildly popular, so much so that Kings forward/center...
After the Sacramento Kings victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday night, Kings forward Jason Thompson got a chance to hang out with actor William Zabka.For those of you who don't remember Zabka, he was Johnny Lawrence in the famous 1980's flick "The Karate Kid".Lawrence was the villain to Ralph Macchio's Daniel LaRusso in the movie and below is photo...
Read the title. I literally mean what I wrote there and wrote it that way intentionally: Jason Thompson gets why he got a 5 year contract. Check out these quotes from JT from Saturday's Bee:
"Some guys are going to have to play different roles," said Thompson, the Kings' first-round draft pick in 2008. "Some guys can score a lot, and that's what they...
Nothing major to report here but the two video's off Kingsflix that anyone can get.
Matt Moore of CBS Sports breaks down the schedule. Here is a handy breakdown of rest days for each team for the East and West.
Ken Berger's thoughts on on other NBA thingys going on. Read his piece with Mark Cuban if you have not. It's terrific.
Mark Deeks of Sham Sports...
The question posing towards Kings fans, and probably Kings management, is can Ryan Anderson offer more long term than Jason Thompson?
First up the stats of Jason Thompson advanced stat wise:
Season Age Tm Lg G MP PER TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg OWS DWS WS WS/48
The Sacramento Kings have extended a qualifying offer to Jason Thompson to make the forward a restricted free agent.
Kings President of Basketball Operations Geoff Petrie officially announced the long-expected move Monday. The tender allows Sacramento to match any offer Thompson receives when free agency begins July 1.
Thompson averaged 9.1 points, 6.9 rebounds and 1.2 assists...
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June 25, 2012
The Kings will extend the qualifying offer to Jason Thompson to make him a restricted free agent.
Jason Thompson has played his way into becoming someone the Kings are hoping to keep.