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9 hrs ago | A Royal Pain

Stauskas solid, but Kings fizzle out in Summer League opener

Jun 26, 2014; Brooklyn, NY, USA; Nik Stauskas shakes hands with NBA commissioner Adam Silver after being selected as the number eight overall pick to the Sacramento Kings in the 2014 NBA Draft at the Barclays Center.

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Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, Ben McLemore, Ray McCallum, NBA Players, Quincy Acy, San Antonio Spurs

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Pounding the Rock

Las Vegas Summer League Game Preview: Spurs vs. Kings

The NBA's summer league is where players will fight for their futures, and teams will decide which of these players can flesh out their rosters the best.

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Related Topix: Sports, San Antonio Spurs, NBA Basketball, Sacramento Kings, Marcus Denmon, NBA Players, Jeff Ayres, Austin Daye

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Kings' Derrick Williams still looks to prove himself entering fourth season

Derrick Williams' quest to fulfill the potential that made him the second overall pick of the 2011 NBA draft has brought him to Spring Valley High School for the Kings' summer league minicamp.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Sacramento Kings, NBA Players

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Kings notes: Corbin joins coaching staff before announcement of his hiring

Former Utah Jazz coach Ty Corbin was at the Kings' summer league practice Tuesday morning working with players, even though the team had not announced that he had been added to the team's coaching staff.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Kings notes: Derrick Williams misses first day of practices

Williams, the secondpick in the 2011 NBA draft, was asked to play in the summer league to work on his game as he heads into his fourth NBA season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, Rudy Gay, NBA Players, Golden State Warriors, Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Isportsweb.com

Sacramento Kings: Evaluating Darren Collison signing

Earlier this week, the Sacramento Kings agreed to lock up former UCLA point guard Darren Collison for the mid-level tax exception of $5.3 million/year.

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Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, Isaiah Thomas, NBA Players, Jason Thompson, Carl Landry, Jason Terry

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Kings to add Darren Collison – the pass-first point guard they've been looking for

This offseason, the Kings' goal was not to add All-Star talent, but to bring in players who were fine not scoring and who could impact games with defense, desire and effort.

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Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, Ray McCallum, Rudy Gay, Isaiah Thomas, NBA Players, DeMarcus Cousins

BleacherReport

Why Isaiah Thomas Is a Real Threat to Bolt Sacramento Kings in Free Agency

The Kings' deal with Darren Collison is for three years at approximately $16 million, league source says.

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Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, Isaiah Thomas, NBA Players, Carl Landry, Rudy Gay, DeMarcus Cousins

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Kings release their roster for the 2014 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas

The Kings announced Wednesday that assistant coach Chris Jent will coach their NBA summer league team in Las Vegas for the second consecutive year.

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Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, Ben McLemore, Quincy Acy, Ray McCallum, NBA Players, Jared Cunningham

A Royal Pain

Rumors: Kings, Pistons could revisit Josh Smith trade talks

Although the Sacramento Kings and Detroit Pistons were unable to come to an agreement prior to the NBA Draft that would have allegedly sent Derrick Williams and Jason Thompson to Motown in exchange for Josh Smith, it appears such a trade may not be as dead as previously thought.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Josh Smith, Sacramento Kings, NBA Players, Greg Monroe, Isaiah Thomas

Liberty Ballers

Sixers Engaged Kings Over Eighth Pick?

With the tenth overall pick, five second rounders, and a disgruntled power forward in Thaddeus Young , the Sixers looked prime to make some moves higher into the draft lottery.

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Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Philadelphia 76ers

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Rant Sports

Updating the Sacramento Kings' Depth Chart Following the Draft

The Sacramento Kings are highly unlikely to have much action in free agency this offseason due to their lack of financial flexibility.

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Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, Rudy Gay, NBA Players, Jason Thompson, DeMarcus Cousins, Carl Landry

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Kings will let free agency period take shape before any possible moves

When Rudy Gay exercised his player option for next season, the Kings landed their big fish of the offseason.

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Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, Travis Outlaw, Rudy Gay, Reggie Evans, NBA Players, Carl Landry

Thu Jun 26, 2014

BleacherReport

NBA Trade Rumors: Examining Top Draft-Day Buzz for 2014 NBA Draft

The day that dramatically alters the landscape of the NBA has finally arrived, and with it comes one final batch of rumblings from the rumor mill.

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Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, Chicago Bulls, Minnesota Timberwolves, Utah Jazz, Detroit Pistons, NBA Players

Big East Coast Bias

NBA Draft 2014: JaKarr Sampson's possible landing spots

Big East Coast Bias writer Charlie Burris takes a look at three possible places where former St. John's forward JaKarr Sampson could end up when the NBA Draft concludes.

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Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, Los Angeles Clippers, Miami Heat, Blake Griffin, NBA Players

Tue Jun 24, 2014

BleacherReport

NBA Trade Rumors: Latest Reports Prior to 2014 NBA Draft

The 2014 NBA draft is one of the deepest in years, but it is the uncertainty looming over the event that makes it exciting.

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Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Cleveland Cavaliers, Philadelphia 76ers, Rudy Gay, NBA Players

CBS Local

Stein: Pistons And Kings Discussing Deal Involving Josh Smith

By Dan Jenkins DETROIT The overwhelming narrative for the Detroit Pistons' offseason so far has been that the power forward duo of Josh Smith and Greg Monroe will not work and that one of the two big men needs to be moved.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Josh Smith, NBA Players, Sacramento Kings, Greg Monroe, Jason Terry

Sactown Royalty

Report: Kings in talks to trade for Josh Smith?

Marc Stein is reporting that the Kings are interested in Smith and could potentially trade for him by draft day.

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Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, Rudy Gay, NBA Players, Jason Terry, Jason Thompson, DeMarcus Cousins

Mon Jun 23, 2014

Ridiculous Upside

NBA Mock Draft: 76ers Big Trade with Bulls and Kings, Select Dario Saric from Cibona Zagreb

SB Nation's NBA Network conducted a mock draft with bloggers from each team site making or trading "their" team's pick.

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Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, Philadelphia 76ers, NBA Players, Jason Thompson, Chicago Bulls, Nerlens Noel

Thu Jun 19, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Cousins presses for Kings solidarity while helping kids with basketball skills

DeMarcus Cousins has been busy this offseason, but not too busy to make a phone call to a teammate with a message – stay in Sacramento.

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Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, DeMarcus Cousins, Quincy Acy, Rudy Gay

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