KINGS RUMORS & GOSSIP

DeMarcus Cousins says he doesn't expect Kings to trade him this season

The Sacramento Kings are in an extremely difficult situation where DeMarcus Cousins is concerned. The franchise is one of the most poorly-run in all of professional sports — Cousins has had to play for six head coaches in his seven seasons, and the Kings have missed the playoffs for the past 10 years.Cousins is under contract for one more season after this one, and it's a virtual...
Via FOX Sports
2 hours ago

Report: Police close to arresting Matt Barnes for alleged assault

Police are close to making an arrest of Matt Barnes for his alleged assault of a woman at a nightclub in New York early Monday, according to a report. The New York Daily News’ Graham Rayman reports the news and says Barnes is likely to be charged for misdemeanor assault, while teammate DeMarcus Cousins would likely avoid charges. Barnes is accused of choking a woman at Avenue...
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

NYPD close to arresting Kings forward Matt Barnes after allegedly choking woman in nightclub

Kings forwards Matt Barnes and DeMarcus Cousins were recently sued after a nightclub incident in New York City on Monday. According to the New York Daily News, the NYPD is close to arresting Barnes for his role in the incident at the Avenue Nightclub on Monday night. “They’ve got enough to charge Barnes with an assault on a woman,” a police source told the paper. “It will...
Via The Comeback
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

DeMarcus Cousins trade rumors won’t go away

DeMarcus Cousins trade rumors continue to pop up with many in the NBA expecting the Sacramento Kings to part with the big man before his contract expires With Cousins having one year left on his deal and the Kings spinning their wheels, everybody but Cousins seems to want him to get dealt to a contender. According to ESPN’s Marc Stein, the Kings still won’t budge: Sources...
Via The Sports Daily
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Sacramento Kings: Game 22 Preview versus New York Knicks

The Sacramento Kings return home to face the New York Knicks on December 9, 2016.  This article examines everything Sacramento fans need to know about tonight’s game. The Sacramento Kings and the Golden 1 Center play host to the New York Knicks for tonight’s contest.  These two teams just did battle on Sunday inside Madison […] Sacramento Kings: Game 22 Preview versus New...
Via A Royal Pain
19 hours ago

Prediction: Sacramento Kings’ Box Score Game 22 vs New York Knicks

The Sacramento Kings play host to the New York Knicks on December 9, 2016.  This article predicts the Kings’ box score for that game. The Sacramento Kings finally return home to the Golden 1 Center to do battle against the New York Knicks.  The Knicks defeated the Kings on December 4th in Madison Square Garden […] Prediction: Sacramento Kings’ Box Score Game 22 vs New York...
Via A Royal Pain
20 hours ago

The Rights and Wrongs: Sacramento Kings Dominate In Dallas

Last night the Sacramento Kings routed past the Dallas Mavericks by a score of 120-89. Listed down below are the right and wrongs that happened in last night’s victory. Rights Solid First Quarter: Since the new season has begun, the Kings have constantly started the first quarter of games rusty. This weakness of the team […] The Rights and Wrongs: Sacramento Kings Dominate In...
Via A Royal Pain
1 day ago

Has Willie Cauley-Stein lived up to the Tyson Chandler comparison early in his career?

In last year’s draft, the Sacramento Kings selected Willie Cauley-Stein with the sixth overall selection. The Kings were trying to improve their defense because the year before they gave up 105 points per game (28th in the NBA).It made sense to take Cauley-Stein because his defense was what made him successful at Kentucky. The problem came when it started to become more and more...
Via Cowbell Kingdom
1 day ago

WATCH: Kings at Mavs 12/07/16

Highlights of the Kings win in the Lonestar State.
Via YouTube
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Cousins leads Kings to easy 120-89 win over last-place Mavs

DALLAS (AP) DeMarcus Cousins had 24 points and 14 rebounds, and the Sacramento Kings snapped a three-game losing streak with a 120-89 victory over the last-place Dallas Mavericks on Wednesday night. Rudy Gay scored 19 as the Kings wrapped up a six-game road trip that started with a win at Brooklyn before an overtime loss at Washington on a back-to-back and a postponement in Philadelphia...
Via Associated Press
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Kings Host Junior Kings Clinic at Travis AFB

As part of the Season of Doing Good, the Kings Foundation hosted a Junior Kings Clinic at the nearby military base.
Via YouTube
2 days ago  |  Discuss

After 20 games, the Kings are still lacking an identity

While some expected the Sacramento Kings to make the playoffs in what was supposed to be a turnaround season, the odds of them being stiffed out of the postseason are exceptionally high.Through the first 20 games of the season, the Kings have gone (7-13) with an estimated full season record of (32-49). With three overtime defeats and five losses by 10 points or fewer, the Kings are...
Via Cowbell Kingdom
2 days ago

Barnes says he was attacked at club, defended himself

Matt Barnes has been accused of choking a woman and assaulting two others at a nightclub early Monday morning, but the NBA veteran insists he was the victim in the incident. A representative for Barnes told TMZ that the 36-year-old was minding his business with Sacramento Kings teammate DeMarcus Cousins at Avenue Nightclub when he accidentally “butt bumped” a woman who was at...
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Knicks fans troll Matt Barnes with ‘Derek Fisher’ chant

It’s been over a year since the fight between Matt Barnes and Derek Fisher happened, but Knicks fans clearly haven’t forgotten about it. Fisher, who was the team’s head coach at the time of the incident, got under Barnes’ skin by being romantically involved with his estranged wife, Gloria Govan. So, Barnes drove nearly 100 miles to fight him, and that’s exactly what ended...
Via The Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Kings vs Knicks Highlights 12/04/16

Highlights of the Kings visit to Madison Square Garden.
Via YouTube
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Kings owner does not want to trade DeMarcus Cousins

There has been a ton of chatter the past couple of years about the Sacramento Kings looking to trade center DeMarcus Cousins. But the most important voice on the matter put the kibosh on all that talk. According to Jackie McMullan of CSN New England, Kings owner Vivek Ranadive has no interest in the prospect of trading Cousins. “I asked about Cousins just recently again, and...
Via Sportsnaut
14 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Bishop Manogue Basketball Head Coach previews season and breaks down the Sacramento Kings

Moe Golshani is the Varsity Head Coach at Bishop Manogue Catholic High School and the GM of Reno Dodge. He previewed his predictions for the season and discussed what he believes has gone wrong with the 2016-17 Sacramento Kings.
Via Cowbell Kingdom
17 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: CK Vlog #6: Educational Kings talk and too much SNOW

Leo and Emmanuel headed to Reno and encountered many challenges that will forever be remembered. They break down Malachi Richardson's game and how it should translate in the NBA. They talk Kings basketball and give you a tour of the Reno Events Center and the Club Cal Neva, which is home of the $4.99 STEAK AND EGGS!
Via Cowbell Kingdom
17 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: EXCLUSIVE: Skal Labissiere talks about his experience in Reno

Skal Labissiere gives Cowbell Kingdom his thoughts about playing in the D-League and the differences he sees from in playing in Reno and practicing in Sacramento with the Kings.
Via Cowbell Kingdom
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Sacramento Kings star DeMarcus Cousins took 150 kids to see ‘Moana’

As you know if you’re a frequent visitor to this site, the majority of DeMarcus Cousins stories are not exactly flattering to the Kings big man. But this one is, and it’s a welcome change. Cousins teamed up with the Boys and Girls Club of Sacramento to take 150 kids to see Disney’s new film Moana: Thank you @DisneyMoana for the private screening of #MOANA for the boogie...
Via The Comeback
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Ty Lawson says nobody takes Kings’ shootarounds serious

The Sacramento Kings are 4-8 and players have already given interviews joking about shootarounds. Let the DeMarcus Cousins trade rumors begin in earnest. The culprit is Ty Lawson, who spoke with Sean Cunningham of ABC 10 in Sacramento: Ty Lawson on Kings' shootarounds: "We don't take them serious, nobody takes them serious" — Sean Cunningham (@SeanCunningham) November 17...
Via The Sports Daily
22 days ago  |  Discuss
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