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Kings-Pacers Preview

The Indiana Pacers haven't seen much go their way, but they're hoping to build on a promising performance. Indiana would appear to have good chance to do just that Saturday night against the visiting Sacramento Kings, who are mired in their longest losing streak in four seasons. Sitting at the bottom of the Central Division, the Pacers (17-31) rank among the NBA's lowest scoring...
Via AP on Fox
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Blazers' Lillard posts emotional response to All-Star snub

Portland coach Terry Stotts was not pleased commissioner Adam Silver on Friday selected Kings forward DeMarcus Cousins instead of Damian Lillard to replace injured Lakers star Kobe Bryant on the Western Conference All-Star team. "I don't understand why or how he was not voted to the team to begin with," Stotts said. "I don't understand why or how he wasn't named a replacement." Lillard...
Via Fox Sports
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Cavaliers vs. Kings Game Recap: Cavs Conquer Kings in LeBron’s Return

(Cleveland, OH) – After missing Wednesday night’s thrilling 99-94 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers with a sprained right wrist, LeBron James returned to action on Friday night in the Cleveland Cavaliers 101-90 win over the Sacramento Kings (16-29) at Quicken Loans Arena. The victory extended the Cavs’ season-best winning streak to nine games as they improved to a 28...
Via Cavaliers Nation
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Start the Love Train: Cavs vs. Kings Behind The Box Score

The Cleveland Cavaliers made it a season-high nine wins in a row by dispatching the Sacramento Kings in the friendly confines of The Q by a 101-90 margin. They somewhat surprisingly had the services of LeBron James after he was originally declared doubtful for Friday’s game. The Cavaliers shared the ball early and were very active on the defensive end of the floor, building a double...
Via Waiting For Next Year
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Cavs down the Kings, 101-90

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving combined for 44 points, and LeBron James scored 19 in his return from a one-game absence, as the Cleveland Cavaliers stayed hot, beating the Sacramento Kings 101-90 on Friday night for their ninth straight win. Love led Cleveland with 23 points, including 16 in the first quarter, while Irving, who scored an arena record 55 points Wednesday...
Via AP on Fox
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Cavs down the Kings, 101-90

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving combined for 44 points, and LeBron James scored 19 in his return from a one-game absence, as the Cleveland Cavaliers stayed hot, beating the Sacramento Kings 101-90 on Friday night for their ninth straight win. Love led Cleveland with 23 points, including 16 in the first quarter, while Irving, who scored an arena record 55 points Wednesday...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
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DeMarcus Cousins Will Replace Kobe Bryant In All-Star Game

DeMarcus Cousins of the Sacramento Kings DeMarcus Cousins of the Sacrament Kings will be replacing Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant in the 2015 NBA All-Star Game. As reported by Dan Feldman of NBC Sports, the fans voted in Kobe Bryant but due to him being out for the rest of the season DeMarcus Cousins was chosen as a replacement. NBA reports: Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus...
Via Basketball Bicker
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Rudy Gay does nice 360 slam dunk in Kings-Cavaliers

The Sacramento Kings are struggling against the Cleveland Cavaliers on a Friday night but Rudy Gay is NOT struggling when it comes to dunking. It might have been unnecessary for Gay but he did a 360 dunk when he got free under the rim. This is not a fastbreak dunk: Nice style points, Rudy Gay. Good to see that you can still do those kinds of things in the air. Now catch up against...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
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LeBron James starting against Kings

CLEVELAND-- After missing one game with a sprained wrist, LeBron James is back in the lineup. About 45 minutes prior to Friday night's game against the Sacramento Kings, the announcement was made in the locker room. James missed Wednesday's last second win over the Portland Trailblazers as Kyrie Irving poured in 55 points, including the game-winning three point play in the final...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Sacramento Kings: DeMarcus Cousins Named an All-Star

DeMarcus Cousins (#15) of the Sacramento Kings doesn’t need to hang his head anymore as he’s been named to the All-Star team.Mandatory Credit: Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports The Sacramento Kings’ dominant big man, DeMarcus Cousins, was named to the Western Conference All-Star team today to replace the injured Kobe Bryant. At 24 years old and in his fifth NBA season, Cousins...
Via The Sports Journal
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kings C Cousins to replace injured Kobe Bryant in All-Star game

DeMarcus Cousins is going to the All-Star game, after all. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver selected the Sacramento Kings center to replace injured Lakers star Kobe Bryant on the Western Conference All-Star team Friday. Silver's choice leaves Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard as the game's biggest snub. Lillard could still be picked if another player drops out before...
Via AP on Fox
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

DeMarcus Cousins earns NBA All-Star berth; Calls out Clay Travis for “arrest” tweet

Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins has been named to the 2015 NBA All-Star game as an injury replacement for Kobe Bryant. Bryant is out for the remainder of the season after undergoing shoulder surgery, allowing Cousins to get in after not being named as a starter or initial reserve. Cousins has come a long way […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

DeMarcus Cousins Replaces Kobe Bryant on All-Star Team

Boogie Cousins finally made it. The Kings star big man — not Damian Lillard — will replace Kobe Bryant on the Western Conference All-Star team according to reports. .@SacramentoKings center @boogiecousins to replace injured Kobe Bryant for Western Conference at #NBAAllStarNYC! pic.twitter.com/Bexe37MnDM — 2015 NBA All-Star (@NBAAllStar) January 30, 2015
Via Thacover2
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LeBron remains doubtful for Kings

LeBron James participated in the Cavaliers' morning shootaround, but remains doubtful for Friday night's game vs. the Sacramento Kings. James suffered a sprained wrist in Tuesday's win at Detroit. The injury occurred late in the third quarter after James leaped to block a shot. He fell hard and used the wrist to brace himself while landing. James returned in the fourth quarter and...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Quincy Miller Signs Second 10-Day Contract With Kings

The Sacramento Kings have signed Quincy Miller to a second 10-day contract, the team announced Friday. Miller will be eligible to play in Friday's contest against the Cavaliers. Miller signed his first 10-day contract on January 17 after averaging a NBA D-League-leading 26.3 points (.522 FG%, .356 3pt%, .895 FT%), 7.6 rebounds, 1.8 assists, 1.5 steals and league-best 3.7 blocks in...
Via RealGM
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

DeMarcus Cousins calls out writer for five-year-old tweet

DeMarcus Cousins has been patiently waiting for five years to call out Clay Travis of FOX Sports, and the Sacramento Kings center finally got his opportunity on Friday. Five months before Cousins was taken by the Kings with the No. 5 overall pick in the 2010 NBA draft, Travis predicted that the former Kentucky star...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
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DeMarcus Cousins has the last laugh over Clay Travis

Today’s the day!! Let’s all show him some love!! @ClayTravisBGID A photo posted by DeMarcus Cousins (@boogiecousins) on Jan 30, 2015 at 6:51am PST Clay Travis is kinda like the amateur version of Skip Bayless.  He says and does ridiculous things to say and do ridiculous things and to his credit, it’s got him a national television gig with Fox Sports 1.  But that...
Via Awful Announcing
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DeMarcus Cousins Just Epically Trolled Fox Sports’ Clay Travis

Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins, one of the best players in the NBA, can certainly lose his cool from time to time on the court. But off the court, his record is as clean as it gets. That comes as a surprise to at least one reporter – Fox Sports’ Clay Travis – who predicted five years ago that Cousins was going to be arrested at least once by now.  Friday, Cousins...
Via College Spun
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

NBA´s Kings invest in Sacramento Republic

The NBA’s Sacramento Kings have invested in local football club the Sacramento Republic in the hope of pushing them into […]
Via Soccer News
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Ricky Rubio was shocked about DeMarcus Cousins All-Star snub on Twitter

Earlier today, the NBA announced the All-Star Game reserves for both the Western and Eastern Conferences. While most notable names got selected for the event in New York City, Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins wasn’t one of them. After the Western Conference All-Star reserves were named, Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio sent out a tweet about DeMarcus not making...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
1 day ago  |  Discuss

2015 NBA All-Star Reserves Announced

The 2015 NBA All-Star reserves have been announced. After the starters were announced last week, the reserves were announced Thursday night on TNT’s NBA Tip-Off. Not among those selected to either squad was Kings forward DeMarcus Cousins. ”To be totally honest, it is what it is,” Cousins said prior to the announcements. ”If I make […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Sacramento’s Potential Move

The news broke thanks to Marcos Breton of The Sacramento Bee on Wednesday night that Sacramento Republic had secured the financial backing of the NBA’s Sacramento Kings. This investment not only shows that the City of Sacramento is a united front when it comes to its professional sports landscape, but that the Republic is one step closer to their oft-stated goal of becoming an...
Via Total MLS
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Raptors Valanciunas Posterized Kings Cousins In 119-102 Win

The Toronto Raptors Jonas Valanciunas ripped the ball away from the Sacramento Kings DeMarcus Cousins and powered up through his opponent’s arms to slam the ball home and tie the game. The referee called the contract leaving the earth-bound Cousins frustrated and posterized. Valanciunas completed the three-point play, Cousins went to the bench with his fourth personal foul and...
Via Pro Bball Report
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Williams scores 27, Raptors hit 17 3-pointers to top Kings

TORONTO (AP) Lou Williams scored 27 points and the Toronto Raptors made a season-high 17 3-pointers in a 119-102 victory over the slumping Sacramento Kings on Wednesday night. Greivis Vasquez scored 18 and Jonas Valanciunas had 15 for the Raptors, who won their fourth straight. It's Toronto's longest streak since a six-game run in December. Rudy Gay scored 22 points, Ben McLemore...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Klay Thompson's 37-point quarter gets NBA Jam treatment (VIDEO)

Klay Thomspon's 37-point quarter against the Sacramento Kings looked like it was straight out of a video game. Fittingly, his record-breaking performance was given the NBA Jam treatment over the weekend by Grizzly Vision. Check out how long it takes for Thompson to catch fire. H/t BallisLife.
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss
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