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Winner, winner, chicken dinner! SacKings will pick second in NBA Draft

May 15, 2018

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by Charlie O. Mallonee The NBA Draft Lottery order was selected in Chicago on Tuesday night, and the big winners of the night were the Sacramento Kings. The Kings entered the evening slotted to pick seventh on draft night in June. The Kings finished the season tied with the Chicago Bulls but lost a coin […]

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As Kings players cleaned out their lockers, Divac and Joerger reviewed the year

April 12, 2018

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by Charlie O. Mallonee Vlade Divac and Dave Joerger met with the press to review the Kings 2017-18 “Year of Development” on Thursday. Despite winning fewer games this season both the GM and Coach were pretty optimistic about the Kings future. There were times early on in the season where the look on Dave Joerger’s […]

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The Kings 2017-18 season ends with a 96-83 win over the Houston Rockets

April 12, 2018

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by Charlie O. Mallonee and Jordan “Chape” Chapin Sacramento – The Sacramento Kings season came to an end on Wednesday night as they defeated the number one seeded playoff team in the NBA Western Conference – the Houston Rockets – 96-83. Now, it is important to know that the Rockets did not allow James Harden […]

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Kings will move G League Team from Reno to Stockton for 2018-19 season

April 10, 2018

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by Charlie O. Mallonee The Sacramento Kings announced on Monday their intention to move their G League franchise  – the Reno Bighorns – to Stockton for the 2018-19 season. This move would have their development team just 45 minutes away from Kings offices, coaches, training and medical staff. This also follows the pattern of the […]

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Spurs reach NBA playoffs for 21st straight season, beat Kings 98-85

April 9, 2018

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Photo credit: @a2dradio_com By Daniel Dullum Sports Radio Service Monday, April 9, 2018 An old friend came back to haunt his old team on Monday at AT&T Center in San Antonio. Former Sacramento forward Rudy Gay scored 18 points – 16 in the second half – leading the playoff-bound Spurs past the Kings 98-85, clinching […]

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Kings surprise Grizzlies with a 94-93 win at the buzzer on the road in Memphis

April 7, 2018

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by Charlie O. Mallonee Just 6.4-seconds remained on the clock in the fourth quarter in Memphis when the Kings called timeout. Dillon Brooks had just buried a 25-foot 3-point jump shot to give the Memphis Grizzlies a 93-92 lead. The Kings were in need of a quick miracle if they were going to leave the […]

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Kings Press Row Podcast: April 5, 2018, When does the “tankathon” begin?

April 6, 2018

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hosts Jordan “Chape” Chapin and Charlie O. Mallonee Why did the Kings win in “Laker Land”? What the heck happened to the Kings in PHX? Should the Kings dive into the tank for the rest of the season? Why haven’t the Kings been playing the tanking game? Who could be the Kings selection in the […]

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Suns hold off late Kings rally for rare 97-94 victory

April 3, 2018

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Photo credit: @NBA By Daniel Dullum Sports Radio Service Tuesday, April 3, 2018 Despite a late rally by the Sacramento Kings, the Phoenix Suns held on and picked up their 20th win of the season by edging the Kings 97-94 Tuesday at the Talking Stick Resort Arena. The rare victory snapped a franchise-worst 15-game losing […]

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Kings squeak past the Lakers 84-83 Sunday night at Staples

April 2, 2018

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by Charlie O. Mallonee The odds were against the Kings on Sunday night in Los Angeles. Sacramento had played at home on Saturday and lost to the World Champion Golden State Warriors. The chances of winning the second game of a back-to-back set on the road drop significantly in “the Association”. Evidently, the Kings did […]

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Golden State too much for Kings to handle; Warriors win 112-96

March 31, 2018

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By Charlie O. Mallonee Sacramento – The Sacramento Kings dream of winning the 2017-18 season series versus the NBA World Champion Golden State Warriors will not be realized as they were soundly beaten by the Dubs 112-96 on Saturday night in Sacramento. The Kings will finish the four-game series with a very respectable 2-2 record. […]

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