Monday night, the Georgetown Hoyas blew out the number four team in the country the Villanova Wildcats. That lead to the students rushing the court to celebrate the big win. Everyone seems happy except for Hoyas head coach John Thompson III. After the game, Thompson III didn’t seem like he was too thrilled about seeing the students rush the court.
With the NBA trade deadline coming up, a lot of teams will be looking for ways to upgrade their teams. Others will be looking to get rid of bad contracts so they can make some moves in the offseason. One team that has a lot of pieces that will intrigue some teams is the Sacramento Kings.Now that DeMarcus Cousins has emerged into an all-star, his backup wants a chance to prove himself...
Jason Thompson would like a trade from the Sacramento Kings before the deadline on Thursday, according to a source.
Thompson has long been the subject of Kings' trade rumors.
Thompson isn't scheduled to become a free agent until 2017.
February 16, 2015
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.
The 2014 season has not been friendly overall to Nets star point guard Deron Williams. However, a season that has been consistently plagued by injuries and disappointment has turned around a bit for Williams, who has really come on since the all-star break. This is a case of deja vu, as Williams had a very similar showing just last season. With the new spring in his step, Williams...
The Cleveland Cavaliers have expressed interest in acquiring the draft rights of Pierre Jackson.
Jackson is playing in the D-League and his draft rights are owned by the New Orleans Pelicans. Jackson is averaging 29.1 points and 6.2 assists with the Idaho Stampede.
The Cavaliers have also discussed a trade for Marcus Thornton or Jason Thompson from the Sacramento Kings.
February 18, 2014
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