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Yesterday | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Kings notes: Quincy Acy looks at summer league as chance to impress Kings and other teams

Amid the Kings' glut of power forwards, one who might fill a need and cost the least may not even be on the team at the end of the month.

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Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, Quincy Acy, NBA Players, Rudy Gay, Derrick Williams, Carl Landry

Tue Jul 08, 2014

BleacherReport

Best Bargain-Bin NBA 2014 Free Agency Options for Sacramento Kings

Not possessing much salary-cap space but in need of some upgrades, the Sacramento Kings need to start looking for free agents who won't cost much money.

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Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, DeMarcus Cousins, San Antonio Spurs, New York Knicks

Mon Jul 07, 2014

OhNoTheyDidnt

this Week's Soap Promos

Monday, July 7 Liam gets help from Wyatt ; Hope explains her role to Bill . Tuesday, July 8 Ridge wants to go back to work, despite the changes since his accident; Wyatt decides to take the high road regarding Liam and Hope's relationship.

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

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, Carl Landry, Jason Terry, Derrick Williams

A Royal Pain

Sacramento Kings trying to trade a power forward

Jan 31, 2014; Dallas, TX, USA; Sacramento Kings power forward Carl Landry dribbles as Dallas Mavericks power forward Brandan Wright defends during the game at American Airlines Center.

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Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Carl Landry, Dallas Mavericks, Brandan Wright

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Sactown Royalty

It's time for a change of scenery for Jason Thompson

Jason Thompson has been here six years. There's been a lot of losing. He is trying to get the love of the game back - and that probably needs to happen on a different team.

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Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Isaiah Thomas, DeMarcus Cousins, Los Angeles Clippers

MSNBC

Darren Collison signs three-year, $16 million contract with the Kings

Forget the Kings re-signing Isaiah Thomas and remaining under the luxury tax. They're now hard-capped, and even if they waive Quincy Acy and Willie Reed , I project they could offer Thomas a stating salary of less than $5,745,652 - which could max out at $33,037,499 over a five-year contract.

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Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Carl Landry, Ray McCallum, Willie Reed, Isaiah Thomas

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Right Down Euclid

NBA Free Agency Rumors: Jarrett Jack for Marcus Thornton talks to heat up

Feb 11, 2014; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Jarrett Jack passes between Sacramento Kings power forward Jason Thompson and shooting guard Marcus Thornton in the third quarter at Quicken Loans Arena.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Cleveland Cavaliers, Jarrett Jack, NBA Players, Sacramento Kings, C.J. Miles

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Video: Catching up with Kings forward Jason Thompson

Kings forward Jason Thompson is hosting his second JT Elite Basketball Skills Camp this week at Hardwood Palace in Rocklin.

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

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, Derrick Williams, NBA Players, DeMarcus Cousins, Carl Landry

Fri Jun 27, 2014

A Royal Pain

In Defense of Kings Picking Nik Stauskus

Nik Stauskus . At Michigan he was one of the most well-rounded offensive players in the nation, averaging 17.5 ppg and winning Big Ten player of the year honors this past season.

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

Thu Jun 26, 2014

Sactown Royalty

2014 NBA Draft schedule and TV info

Draft Day is finally here in what is sure to be an exciting day for Kings fans. Sacramento has been mentioned in so many trade rumors that perhaps the most shocking thing that they could possibly do is stand pat at the 8th pick today.

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Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, New York Knicks, NBA Players

Tue Jun 24, 2014

A Royal Pain

Kings looking to trade for Rajon Rondo to pair with Josh Smith?

Mar 1, 2014; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo sits on the floor after being called for a foul during the fourth quarter of Boston News of the Sacramento Kings and Detroit Pistons discussing a trade involving Josh Smith shocked many, though, such a move may be part of a larger plan which includes the Kings acquiring Boston ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, Ben McLemore, Derrick Williams, Isaiah Thomas, NBA Players, Rajon Rondo, Boston Celtics

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, Derrick Williams, DeMarcus Cousins

Liberty Ballers

What about a trade up with Milwaukee?

I've been thinking about this a lot. If the Cavs take Parker, then Milwaukee is in a similar position with Wiggins as the Sixers are with Exum, as he's pretty similar to the Greek.

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Related Topix: Sports, Milwaukee Bucks, NBA Basketball, Brandon Knight, NBA Players, John Henson, Sacramento Kings, Philadelphia 76ers

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, Derrick Williams, NBA Players, Chicago Bulls, Nerlens Noel

A Royal Pain

Worst 1st Round Draft Picks in Sacramento Kings History

Mar 24, 2013; Sacramento, CA, USA; Philadelphia 76ers center Spencer Hawes on the bench against the Sacramento Kings during the fourth quarter at Sleep Train Arena.

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Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, Isaiah Thomas, NBA Players, Philadelphia 76ers, Toronto Raptors

Sun Jun 22, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

41st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards: Complete List of Winners

Tonight was the 41st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards and the winners have been announced.

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

Zap2it.com

2014 Daytime Emmy Awards winners list

"The Young and the Restless" leads all nominees with 26 and took home the awards for Outstanding Drama Series and Outstanding Lead Actor, among others.

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

Thu Jun 12, 2014

Bright Side of the Sun

Suns as facilitators in another team's trade for Love?

Could and should the Suns considering attempting to act as facilitators in another team's trade for Kevin Love , if they deem to not have a realistic chance of succeeding in assuring a reasonable trade for Love themselves? In this fanpost, I will briefly go through the main candidates for Kevin Love and see whether any of them 1.) have the need to ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA Basketball, Kevin Love, NBA Players, Sacramento Kings, Rudy Gay, Ben McLemore

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