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Kings measuring success on 'wins and losses'

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) A plot of land in the downtown area is being cleared for a new arena, a sign of how far the Sacramento Kings have come since a pending sale threatened to relocate the franchise to Seattle only 17 months ago. On the court, the progress of the team's rebuilding project is more difficult to measure. The ownership group, led by Silicon Valley software tycoon...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Kings beat Israel's Maccabi Haifa 91-59

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) DeMarcus Cousins had 15 points and 12 rebounds to help the Sacramento Kings beat Israel's Maccabi Haifa 91-59 in an exhibition game Saturday night. Derrick Williams and Darren Collison each had 12 points for Sacramento. Ramon Sessions added 11 points and six assists and rookie Nick Sauskas had 10 points. The Kings played without Rudy Gay, their second...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

2014-15 Fantasy Basketball Small Forward Rankings

Overall Ranks | C Ranks | SF Ranks | PF Ranks | SG Ranks | PG Ranks 2014-15 Fantasy Basketball Small Forward Rankings  SFChrisMikeEsten 1LeBron James - Cle111 2Carmelo Anthony - NY323 3James Harden - Hou234 4Kevin Durant - OKC442 5Kawhi Leonard - SA565 6Nicolas Batum - Por656 7Rudy Gay - Sac788 8Klay Thompson - GS1179 9Thaddeus Young - Min10117...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

2014-15 NBA Preview: Sacramento Kings

Sacramento has made some perplexing decisions the past few seasons, even after the Bluths Maloofs were fired. As the other front offices loaded up with advanced weaponry and statistics that needed entire teams to handle things, the Kings were still defending their moat with a few bows and arrows and t-shirt cannons. But they hired Dean Oliver for a prominent role in the organization...
Via Analytics Game
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Rudy Gay Drops Weight Gained Before 13-14 Season

Rudy Gay dropped 15 pounds that he gained before last season. “I had to lose a lot of weight,” Gay said. “I put on a lot of unnecessary weight. I feel good now. I feel lighter, I feel quicker.” Gay said the extra weight was due to his workout regimen. “Heavy weight lifting,” Gay said. “That’s somthing that I shouldn’t have done.” Gay said his “excessive” gains...
Via RealGM
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Kings Rumors: Rudy Gay open to extension

Small forward Rudy Gay doesn't have a long-term contract in place with the Sacramento Kings, but you won't find him worrying about it. Exercising his $19.3 million player option for the upcoming season, Gay is letting his agent and team management figure out terms of any deal before he steps in. "I'm not going to get involved until it's near the end," said...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
19 days ago  |  Discuss

2014-15 Season Preview: Sacramento Kings

via NBA.comNew changes came for the Kings before the 2013-2014 season.  With new owners, new faces and a team willing to rebuild both the facilities of the Kings and the roster, the city was buzzing for the Kings.  Last year, with excitement high, the Kings had another King type season.  They fired their coach (Keith Smart) during the season, more technical fouls for their star...
Via TheProBasketballTalk
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Breaking down the top 5 most expensive Raptors tickets of 2014-15

The Toronto Raptors surprised many experts after trading Rudy Gay very early in their 2013-14 campaign.  Because of Gay’s departure, however, DeMar DeRozan and Kyle Lowry thrived, forming one the best backcourts in the league and Toronto finished with the third best record in the East. The playoff trip did not go as well, as they lost in seven games to the Brooklyn Nets in the...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Kings Injury Update: Rudy Gay fractures jaw during game against Lithuania

Team USA entered Sunday, just a game from their second FIBA gold medal. But one player didn't look very happy on Saturday at practice, due to an unfortunate incident during the previous game. Kings' Rudy Gay fractured his jaw during Thursday's game against Lithuania after taking an elbow to the upper part of his mouth in the third quarter. Mike via Wikimedia CommonsSam...
Via Sports Injury Alert
September 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Rudy Gay seethes over 'dirty play' that fractured jaw vs. Lithuania

Team USA has been cruising past the competition at this year's FIBA World Cup, but one player has had a hard time smiling recently over the team's success. Kings forward Rudy Gay reportedly suffered a fractured jaw and other injuries in Team USA's 96-68 win over Lithuania on Thursday, and he isn't the least bit pleased over the blow he received, telling USA Today...
Via Fox Sports
September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Gay Upset With Fractured Jaw, Broken Tooth From 'Dirty Play' Against Lithuania

Rudy Gay took an elbow to the top of his mouth in the third quarter of Team USA's win over Lithuania on Thursday. "I've got a fracture in my jaw, a broken tooth and am going to probably need a root canal," Gay said. "The top is where I got hit. It's painful. It's uncomfortable, and it still bleeds, so I've got to continuously gargle. It is what...
Via RealGM
September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

With fractured jaw, Rudy Gay still fuming over 'dirty play'

Rudy Gay didn't look like a player on the verge of winning his second FIBA gold medal, when Team USA's practice was coming to an end and the Sacramento Kings forward sat with a solemn look in his courtside seat. His smile isn't the same these days, through no fault of his own. Gay took a vicious elbow to the top of his mouth in the third quarter of Team USA's Thursday...
Via Pro Sports Daily
September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Rudy Gay Suffered Fractured Jaw, Chipped Tooth vs. Lithuania

Team USA and Lithuania almost got into a full out brawl in their semifinal match on Thursday. It got so heated Coach K even had to step in and break out a potential fight. Things were chippy from the start, but it escalated in the third quarter. Sacramento Kings forward Rudy Gay got the worst of it, suffering a fractured jaw and a chipped tooth from an elbow, according to Sam Amick...
Via Standing O Sports
September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

KIngs Rudy Gay Got A Fractured Jaw Vs. Lithuania

The Sacramento Kings Rudy Gay will be sidelined for Team USA's Gold Medal game versus Serbia after receiving a fractured jaw in Thursday's semifinal against Lithuania.
Via Pro Bball Report
September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Rudy Gay Suffered Fractured Jaw In Team USA Win Over Lithuania

We now know why players from USA Basketball and Lithuania almost came to blows after their semifinal matchup in the FIBA World Cup in Spain the other night. According to Sam Amick of USA Today, Kings guard Rudy Gay suffered a fractured jaw and a chipped tooth after taking an elbow to the face in the third quarter of that blowout win. “I’ve got a fracture in my jaw, a broken tooth...
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September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Rudy Gay Suffered Fractured Jaw In Team USA Win Over Lithuania

We now know why players from USA Basketball and Lithuania almost came to blows after their semifinal matchup in the FIBA World Cup in Spain the other night. According to Sam Amick of USA Today, Kings guard Rudy Gay suffered a fractured jaw and a chipped tooth after taking an elbow to the face in the third quarter of that blowout win. “I’ve got a fracture in my jaw, a broken tooth...
Via BlackSportsOnline
September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Toronto Raptors top ten best plays from 2013-14 season

The Toronto Raptors went from going nowhere to a team to watch out for after they traded away Rudy Gay. That opened up things for DeMar DeRozan and Kyle Lowry as they helped lead the Raptors to a third seed in the East and the most wins in franchise history. The NBA just provided us a Top 10 highlight reel of the surprising Toronto Raptors. Check the vid out, kids: Hopefully, they...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
September 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Jonas Valanciunas Wanted No Part Of Boogie Cousins After Tossing An Elbow His Way

Team USA and Lithuania played an ugly first half in their FIBA World Cup semifinal on Thursday. As always, the game was littered with inexplicable foul calls, this time sending Kenneth Faried, Steph Curry and Anthony Davis to the bench early. Late in the half, Rudy Gay was at the free throw line, while DeMarcus Cousins lined up against Jonas Valanciunas on the low block to fight...
Via Next Impulse Sports
September 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Sacramento Kings: Can Gay And Cousins Bring Form Back From FIBA?

It was an honor, and in many ways a surprise for the Sacramento Kings, when two of their players were chosen in the final USA Basketball squad to play in the FIBA World Cup. It says a lot about the talent of Rudy Gay and DeMarcus Cousins though, and at the same time, it highlights […] Sacramento Kings: Can Gay And Cousins Bring Form Back From FIBA? - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit ...
Via NBA Draft Blog
September 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Kings’ DeMarcus Cousins: 'I’m a role model'

The Sacramento Kings selected talented big man DeMarcus Cousins with the fifth overall pick in the 2010 NBA Draft, and have had quite a few issues with him since he was selected. His attitude has come into question quite a bit, and he has had issues with having problems with his head coaches. Cousins has been very open about believing he is one of the best big men in the league,...
Via Sports-Glory
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Sacramento Kings: The Passing Problem

If you take a look at last year’s Sacramento Kings team, you can quickly find yourself wondering, why didn’t they do better? Headed by a genuine triple threat in Isaiah Thomas, Rudy Gay and DeMarcus Cousins, who combined for 63.1 points a night, how did the Kings not manage more than 28 wins? The easy […] Sacramento Kings: The Passing Problem - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - Analysis...
Via NBA Draft Blog
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Sacramento Kings Franchise Outlook

The Kings continue to face a lot of questions about their roster and coaching staff as they look set for another season in the lottery. After finishing 28-54 last season, it has been eight years since the Sacramento Kings made the NBA playoffs. After another offseason with another lottery pick, are the Kings any closer to making a coveted return to the playoffs? Coaching – 13...
Via The Lottery Mafia
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Rudy Gay Added To Team USA

Sacramento Kings small forward and one-time FIBA World Cup winner, Rudy Gay, 27, has been added to USA Men’s National Basketball Team for the forthcoming FIBA World Cup Spain 2014 which commences on August 30, the Baltimore native replaces injured Indiana Pacers Paul George. Gay was part of the USA Men’s National Basketball Team which claimed gold at FIBA World...
Via Overtime
August 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Kings Rudy Gay To Join Team USA Tryouts

The Sacramento Kings Rudy Gay has been traded twice in two seasons with up then down and back up results, however, he has been with Team USA before and with the withdrawal of Kevin Durant, Gay does bring scoring and size to the the small forward position if he can make the team.
Via Pro Bball Report
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Team USA adds Rudy Gay to roster

Rudy Gay has been added to the Team USA roster, according to multiple reports. This was after Kevin Durant withdrew from the team yesterday. “To see how Paul George went down, I feel like it’s not only for the country but we have to do it for him, too,” USAB’s Rudy Gay told Yahoo.— Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) August 08, 2014 Rudy Gay has always been criticized for...
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August 08, 2014  |  Discuss
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