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Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn: “I’ve Had a Feeling that There Might Be Some More Twists and Turns”

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

It was a sad day Monday in Seattle as fans and the community there found out that the city would not be getting an NBA team back. At one point, it seemed inevitable that the Sacramento Kings franchise was on its way there, but fans in Sacramento celebrated Monday as ...

David Stern Talks All Things NBA, Including Addressing Team Owners About Too Much Player Resting

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

This is David Stern's final postseason as NBA commissioner, but he's not necessarily viewing it as his last postseason ever. He knows it won't be that way, and says he'll still be involved in keeping the league great. To that tone, in this interview he discusses the biggest topics in ...

Kevin Johnson Says There is a 90 Percent Chance the Kings Stay in Sacramento

Friday, March 29th, 2013

Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson has been on a mission for a little while now. It's clear he is going to do everything in his power to keep the Kings in Sacramento. Every time it looks like the Kings are going to move, Johnson increases his efforts and tries a new ...

Shawn Kemp Feels Excited About the Prospect of the NBA Coming Back to Seattle, But is Sympathetic to Kings Fans

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

Shawn Kemp knows exactly what Sacramento folks are feeling today. While the deal has yet to be finalized and Sacramento mayor Kevin Johnson looks to be going down swinging, it appears that the Kings might be headed to Seattle. That's exciting to Kemp, who watched his SuperSonics skip town a ...

Jimmer Fredette Says After a Transition Season Last Year, He is Starting to Settle in

Monday, November 19th, 2012

When he was at BYU, Jimmer Fredette was Big Man on Campus and really became a national star. JimmerMania swept through college basketball with every big three he hit and every forty point game he put up. Now, in his second year in the NBA, Jimmer is still trying to ...

DeMarcus Cousins On Kings Slow Start: “I’m Not Really Concerned At All. I Believe This Is Our Year”

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

In order for the Sacramento Kings to take the next step this season they must have a focused DeMarcus Cousins. The former Kentucky center averaged 18.1 points and 11 rebounds per game last season. Over the summer, Cousins was a late invitee to the U.S. Olympic training camp and almost ...

Keith Smart Takes Sacramento On The Road To Build Chemistry During Training Camp

Monday, October 15th, 2012

Admittedly, the Sacramento Kings players have not always been on the same page lately in terms of goals and chemistry. Coach Keith Smart took aim at changing that, and he did so by taking his team on the road to Colorado Springs, Colo. The team spent a week there not ...

Mark Cuban “Can’t Imagine Any Owner Standing in the Way” of a Franchise Moving to Seattle

Monday, October 1st, 2012

After over 40 years of SuperSonics basketball, the NBA's been out of Seattle for half a decade now. But the possibility remains that they get professional basketball back at some point in the future, especially with the future of the Sacramento Kings up in the air. Who better to ask about ...

Tyreke Evans on His Position in the NBA: “I think I’m better with the ball in my hands”

Monday, June 18th, 2012

Since Tyreke Evans’ rookie season where he averaged just over 20 points per game to go along with over five assists and more than five rebounds per game, Evans has regressed a bit. There have been injuries that have nagged him as well as coaching changes but it also looks ...

Paul Westphal Talks About the Similarities of the Orlando Magic Situation to His in Sacramento

Monday, April 9th, 2012

Throughout his time in the NBA, Paul Westphal has been dealt a tough hand with some of the players he was forced to coach. Westphal was not able to handle Vin Baker, but he did do a good job with Charles Barkley after Sir Charles left Philadelphia for Phoenix. Most ...