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Kings introduce George Karl as third coach this season

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- After more than 1,100 wins, a trip to the NBA Finals, and a Coach of the Year award in his final season in Denver, George Karl still feels he has some unfinished business in the NBA. So Karl left a cushy job as a television analyst to take over one of the league's least successful teams when he was introduced Tuesday as the new coach of a Sacramento Kings team...
Via AP on Fox
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Will George Karl Succeed in Sacramento?

After agreeing to a four-year, $15 million contract with the Kings, Karl will take over for Tyrone Corbin after the All-Star break.  Since the days of Rick Adelman and the Greatest Show on Court, the Sacramento Kings have been an abysmal basketball franchise. After qualifying for the playoffs eight consecutive seasons (1999-2006), the team has not made a single postseason appearance...
Via The Lottery Mafia
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Stan Van Gundy does not approve of the Kings’ tactics

Some might call the Sacramento Kings a terrible team or organization and they may not be wrong. However, the Detroit Piston’s Stan Van Gundy thinks it’s a total mockery and the Kings have shown no respect for current coach Ty Corbin. Corbin was just filling in as the interim coach after Mike Malone was inexplicably fired less than 30 games into the season. “I think it’s...
Via Crossover Chronicles
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Stan Van Gundy does not approve of the Kings’ tactics

Some might call the Sacramento Kings a terrible team or organization and they may not be wrong. However, the Detroit Piston’s Stan Van Gundy thinks it’s a total mockery and the Kings have shown no respect for current coach Ty Corbin. Corbin was just filling in as the interim coach after Mike Malone was inexplicably fired less than 30 games into the season. “I think it’s...
Via Bloguin Best
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Sacramento Kings: George Karl Hiring Grade

Source: Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images North America)   By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff.. So after making a mistake firing Mike Malone and making a bigger mistake making having Tyrone Corbin coach the team, the Sacramento Kings have actually made a smart decision, as they have hired one of the best coaches in NBA history, George Karl. Karl may be the Charles Barkley...
Via HoopStuff
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Stan Van Gundy says the Kings treatment of Tyrone Corbin is unfortunate and inexcusable

Today, the Sacramento Kings announced that they have hired George Karl as their head coach. This comes after of weeks of speculation that the two were in discussion about the position. What the Kings forgot about was interim head coach Tyrone Corbin, who had to endured all of the rumors about his job. One NBA coach has been paying attention to what Corbin had to go through and is...
Via No Guts, No Glory
15 days ago  |  Discuss

DeMarcus Cousins: “I wasn’t consulted when the decision was made to fire Mike Malone and I’m not being consulted now”

As many of you know bu now, I really don’t like how the Sacramento Kings have handled their coaching situation. Interim head coach Tyrone Corbin has been trying to coach this time knowing that the Kings front office are negotiating with another coach. All-star forward DeMarcus Cousins has also felt some backlash throughout this process as well. Reports came on saying that Cousins...
Via No Guts, No Glory
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: George Karl’s four year deal with the Kings almost done

The saga continues on who will be the new head coach for the Sacramento Kings. The way the Kings front office has went about this process has just been terrible. Some people in the Sacramento media have blame all-star DeMarcus Cousins, which led to his rant after Sunday’s game against the Phoenix Suns. Interim head coach Tyrone Corbin, who has been undermined throughout this whole...
Via No Guts, No Glory
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Kings Nearing 4-Year Deal With George Karl to Become Head Coach

The Sacramento Kings and George Karl are nearing the completion of a four-year contract worth between $4 million to $5 million a season to become head coach of the Sacramento Kings, according to Yahoo Sports. Tyrone Corbin will coach the final two Kings’ games before the All-Star break Tuesday at Chicago and Wednesday at Milwaukee — with Karl taking over as head coach afterward...
Via Thacover2
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Tyrone Corbin met with Kings front office after the game

The Sacramento Kings have a lot of rumors that have been circulating around the team. It is well-known by now that the Kings have been in discussion with George Karl for their head coaching position. Many believe that by not waiting for the off-season to pursue Karl, they are disrespecting interim coach Tyrone Corbin. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports, Corbin meet with...
Via No Guts, No Glory
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Jazz beat Kings, snap 3-game kid thanks to Hayward's big night

SALT LAKE CITY -- Jazz coach Quin Snyder called Saturday night's game one of the best of Gordon Hayward's career. Then Snyder compared him to Grant Hill. Hayward scored a game-high 30 points and paced the Jazz to a runaway 102-90 victory over the Sacramento Kings. ''That's a comparison I probably shouldn't make because it's not fair to Gordon right now,'' Snyder said. ''I'm talking...
Via AP on Fox
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: George Karl, Kings discussing head coaching job

The Sacramento Kings and George Karl have had “intense conversations” about the team’s head coaching position, according to a report from The Sacramento Bee. Tyrone Corbin has been serving as the Kings’ interim coach since they fired Mike Malone in December. At the time of Malone’s firing, the Kings were 11-13. Under Corbin, the team has fallen to 17-31, good for 12th...
Via Thacover2
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Kings Considering Midseason Hire Of George Karl

The Sacramento Kings are seriously considering making another midseason coaching change to hire George Karl. It has been nearly eight weeks since the Kings fired Michael Malone and promoted Tyrone Corbin to become head coach. The Kings have lost 18 of 24 games since making the move. Pete D'Alessandro spent several seasons working together with the Denver Nuggets.
Via RealGM
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Kings-Jazz Preview

Tyrone Corbin is returning to Salt Lake City as a head coach again, albeit an interim one. He's bringing along a team full of problems. Corbin's Sacramento Kings are searching for answers and will be without point guard Darren Collison on Saturday night when he returns to face the Utah Jazz. Utah (17-33) decided April 21 not to bring back Corbin, who went 112-146 in three-plus seasons...
Via AP on Fox
20 days ago  |  Discuss

The Morning Shootaround – Utah Jazz: Week 15

This week’s games: Tuesday, February 3 – Portland Trail Blazers. Moda Center. 8:00 PM MT. Wednesday, February 4 – Memphis Grizzlies. Energy Solutions Arena. 7:00 PM MT. Friday, February 6 – Phoenix Suns. US Airways Center. 7:00 PM MT. Saturday, February 7 – Sacramento Kings. Energy Solutions Arena. 7:00 PM MT Game of the Week: Utah Jazz vs Sacramento Kings He’s ba-ack...
Via TornBySports
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Ranadive’s Regicide: Cousins, Corbin, and Courting Disaster

In firing Mike Malone, the Sacramento front office royally screwed up. A lot has been made of a Sacramento screw-job since the Sacramento Kings front office dropped the hammer on Mike Malone and handed the reins to Tyrone Corbin. It was a seemingly unpopular decision that faced opposition in the form of passive aggressive blogs using varying degrees of analytics to highlight anger...
Via The Lottery Mafia
January 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Tyrone Corbin fondly remembers time on inaugural Timberwolves team

MINNEAPOLIS -- Back in the Twin Cities for the first time since his latest career transition, Tyrone Corbin felt the memories wash over him like a hot shower in Minnesota during winter. The Kings coach and original Timberwolves alumnus talked about the Metrodome and NBA attendance records. He caught up with folks who've been with the club since that inaugural 1989-90 season. He walked...
Via Fox Sports North
January 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Tyrone Corbin says he's coaching Kings rest of season

  Sacramento Kings coach Tyrone Corbin says his interim tag has been lifted for the rest of the season. Corbin spoke before the game against the Boston Celtics on Wednesday. He replaced fired coach Michael Malone on Dec. 15. Corbin says the team can ''relax on that part of it and focus more on the games.'' The Kings are 2-5 since Corbin took over the team. Michael Malone was fired...
Via AP on Fox
December 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Kings coach Corbin: Interim tag lifted for season

BOSTON (AP) Sacramento Kings coach Tyrone Corbin says his interim tag has been lifted for the rest of the season. Corbin spoke before the game against the Boston Celtics on Wednesday. He replaced fired coach Michael Malone on Dec. 15. Corbin says the team can ''relax on that part of it and focus more on the games.'' The Kings are 2-5 since Corbin took over the team. Michael Malone...
Via AP on Fox
December 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Tyrone Corbin Signed By Kings For Remainder Of Season

The Sacramento Kings have removed the interim tag from Tyrone Corbin’s title as head coach. Corbin has agreed to a contract to coach the Kings through the remainder of this season. Corbin was promoted after the Kings fired Michael Malone on Dec. 14 and the Kings are 2-5 during his tenure.
Via RealGM
December 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: The Kings have signed Tyrone Corbin for the remainder of the season

When the Sacramento Kings decided to let go of head coach Mike Malone, former NBA player Tyrone Corbin was named the interim coach. Corbin, who is the former head coach of the Utah Jazz, has a chance to prove that he deserves another chance to coach a team. With rumors starting to surface about who will be the next coach for the Kings, one thing that we do know is that the Kings...
Via No Guts, No Glory
December 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Kings' Cousins sits out vs. Suns with stomach flu

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins is sitting out against the Phoenix Suns with the stomach flu. The Kings listed Cousins as out Friday night because of gastroenteritis. Interim coach Tyrone Corbin says the stomach bug is unrelated to the illness that sidelined Cousins for nearly a month. Cousins sat out 10 games with viral meningitis before playing...
Via AP on Fox
December 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Bucks vs. Kings preview

The Sacramento Kings are certainly familiar with how difficult it can be to deal with adversity, which is something the Milwaukee Bucks will now have to overcome without Jabari Parker. As the visiting Bucks try to avoid falling to 0-2 since losing their star rookie, the reeling Kings seek their first win under interim coach Tyrone Corbin on Thursday night when DeMarcus Cousins is...
Via AP on Fox
December 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Chris Mullin doesn’t want to take over the Kings mid-season

The Sacramento Kings are looking for a new head coach after firing Mike Malone. General Manager Pete D’Alessandro made it clear that Malone was let go because of wins and losses. Right now, Tyrone Corbin is the interim head coach but there will be a lot of speculation on who will be the next coach as the season progresses. One name that has been floating around is Hall of Famer...
Via No Guts, No Glory
December 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Mark Jackson Meets With DeMarcus Cousins, Kings Execs

Tyrone Corbin’s run as Sacramento Kings interim head coach could be short-lived. According to Sam Amick of USA, after calling the Kings loss 102-94 loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder, Mark Jackson had a lengthy meeting with Mullin, Kings general manager Pete D’Alessandro and star center DeMarcus Cousins inside the “Chairman’s Lounge” where they had requested that arena...
Via Thacover2
December 17, 2014  |  Discuss
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