Isaiah Thomas’ Awesome Summer Mixtape Will Make Kings Fans Depressed
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Since being selected as the last pick in the 2011 NBA Draft, Isaiah Thomas has been proving doubters wrong. Backed with unbelievable determination and passion, the 5-9 point guard has overcome certain NBA standards (undersized, draft number) in his thre…Upvote Share Tweet
We Reminisce: Robert Horry’s Most Clutch Performancesdimemag.com Aug 25 (yesterday)Robert Horry turns 44 years-old today. We take a look back at two of his most memorable clutch performances. In 2002, the Los Angeles Lakers and Sacramento Kings faced off in the Western Conference Finals. Horry and the Lakers were looking for their thi…Upvote Share Tweet
Celtics Aren’t Making Rajon Rondo Trade A Prioritydimemag.com Aug 25 (yesterday)The Boston Celtics are in the process of carving out more room to add players, and either trading Rajon Rondo or signing him to an extension aren’t high on their priority list, according to the Boston Globe‘s Gary Washburn. He appears destined for a fre…Upvote Share Tweet
Ranking The NBA’s Biggest Offseason Losersdimemag.com Aug 21 (6 days ago)Anytime you have winners you’re bound to have some people that lose. This year’s summer is no exception: there were plenty of teams and players who “lost” this past offseason. After counting down this summer’s “winners,” it’s only right that we give an …Upvote Share Tweet
DeMarcus Cousins Auditions To Be Team USA’s Third Splash Brotherdimemag.com Aug 21 (6 days ago)USA Basketball members and Golden State Warriors teammates Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson comprise the NBA’s most proficient shooting backcourt. After the sharp-shooters set a record for combined three-pointers made by a tandem in 2012-2013 and led Gol…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Aug 15Sacramento Kings big man DeMarcus Cousins will not play in Team USA's scrimmage Saturday night at the United Center, but he says his injured right knee is feeling better.Upvote Share TweetSim Bhullar became the first player of Indian descent to sign a contract with an NBA team Friday, inking a deal to join the Sacramento Kings in training camp.Upvote Share Tweet
Rudy Gay Hopes DeMarcus Cousins’ Injury Was Boogie “Just Being A Drama Queen”dimemag.com Aug 14During a USA Basketball scrimmage in practice today, Kings power forward and FIBA World Cup hopeful DeMarcus Cousins, went down with a right knee injury. While the extent of the damage isn’t yet known — he’ll have what USA Basketball Chairman Jerry Cola…Upvote Share Tweet
Dime Q&A: Shaq On DeMarcus Cousins, Mastering The Triangle, Sharknado & Moredimemag.com Aug 12Yesterday, Shaquille O’Neal was at Rucker Park to promote the re-release of the Reebok Shaq Attaq IV and to act as a celebrity coach. In a wide-ranging interview, Shaq discussed his role as minority owner of the Sacramento Kings, DeMarcus Cousins, how h…Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Aug 8In the wake of Kevin Durant’s abrupt departure from USA Basketball, the national program has added Sacramento Kings forward Rudy Gay to its group of finalists for the 2014 FIBA World Cup squad. Gay was a member of the 2010 FIBA Championships team that w…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 8While the impromptu dunk contest/shot-making competition was probably the highlight of last weekend's 2014 NBA Rookie Photo Shoot, the "Rookie Karaoke" performances prompted by Kazeem Famuyide of theSTASHED.com weren't very far behind. You can…Upvote Share TweetThe New York Knicks acquired forwards Quincy Acy and Travis Outlaw from the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday for guard Wayne Ellington and forward Jeremy Tyler.Upvote Share Tweet
Knicks, Kings announce four-player tradenba.com Aug 6New York Knickerbockers President Phil Jackson announced today that the team has acquired forwards Quincy Acy and Travis Outlaw from the Sacramento Kings in exchange for guard Wayne Ellington and forward Jeremy Tyler. In addition, the Knicks have reduce…Upvote Share Tweet
DeMarcus Cousins Says He “Would Be Crushed” If Cut From National Teamdimemag.com Aug 3DeMarcus Cousins isn’t Team USA’s conventional big man. Coach Mike Krzyzewski stresses pace and space above all else on both ends of the floor, always preferring a nominal power forward like Carmelo Anthony next to a mobile, intimidating interior presen…Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Aug 1After the Sacramento Kings signed Darren Collison to a three-year, $15 million deal on the second day of free agency, then-restricted free agent Isaiah Thomas told Sactown Royalty’s Blake Ellington at his youth basketball camp this week, “I knew I wasn’…Upvote Share Tweet
Dime Q&A: Isaiah Thomas On Family, Free Agency & Moredimemag.com Jul 31Second-round draft picks tend to carry limited value, and for good reason: the second round is, for the most part, a complete and utter crapshoot. That being said, a vast majority of second-round talent rummaging around today’s NBA was plucked late. Pri…Upvote Share Tweet
Kings' Cousins hopes for Team USA shotnba.com Jul 29DeMarcus Cousins and Anthony Davis have been joking with one another during the U.S. basketball team's first two days of practice, about which big man is better.Upvote Share Tweet
Omri Casspi returning to Sacramento Kings with one-year dealESPN.com Jul 25Veteran forward Omri Casspi is returning to the Sacramento Kings, according to sources close to the process.Upvote Share Tweet
Isaiah Thomas Felt “Disrespected” By Kingsdimemag.com Jul 24Maybe because 5-9 point guard Isaiah Thomas was the last pick (N0. 60) in the 2011 NBA Draft, the Kings just couldn’t see past his height and a lack of hype after coming out of the University of Washington. Like fellow Pacific Northwest guard, Nate Robi…Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Jul 22The Sacramento Kings defeated the Houston Rockets 77-68 to capture the Las Vegas summer league title on Monday night. Ray McCallum dropped 29 points including a running three-pointer after sprinting from the back-court to beat the shot clock in the fina…Upvote Share Tweet
Irving, Davis Fuel Team USAAug 26Kyrie Irving scored 13 points while starting at point guard and Anthony Davis added 18 points and grabbed 11 rebounds in the United States' 101-71 win over Slovenia.
Rose, Team USA Pull Away From Puerto RicoAug 22Derrick Rose scored six points and dished out four assists in Team USA's 112-86 win over Puerto Rico.
Kings Sign Sim BhullarAug 15Marc Stein discusses the significance of Sim Bhullar's signing with the Kings.
Cousins Injured During Team USA PracticeAug 14Team USA coach Mike Krzyzewski comments on DeMarcus Cousins' injury suffered during Thursday's practice, which will hold Cousins out of Saturday's game against Brazil.
Glen Taylor of Minnesota Timberwolves says Cleveland Cavaliers not best be…Aug 26Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor said he thinks Kevin Love may get exposed for defensive liabilities now that he has joined the high-profile Cleveland Cavaliers.
Philadelphia 76ers to trade for, then waive Hasheem ThabeetAug 26The Oklahoma City Thunder have struck a deal to trade reserve center Hasheem Thabeet to Philadelphia, ESPN.com has learned.
Kevin Love introduced by Cleveland Cavaliers at introductory news conferen…Aug 26When Kevin Love's phone rang shortly after he learned LeBron James was signing with the Cleveland Cavaliers, his own future became clear.
Kyrie Irving to start at point guard in Team USA's final tuneupAug 25Kyrie Irving will start opposite Goran Dragic at point guard Tuesday night when Team USA plays Slovenia in its final tuneup game leading into the FIBA World Cup.