Kings score 9 in 1st, rally to beat Bulls 104-98

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Two days after getting heated with his players didn’t work, Sacramento coach Dave Joerger tried a softer, gentler approach and got the results he wanted. If only it had been that easy for the Kings all season. Bogdan Bogdanovic made a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 52 seconds remaining and Sacramento overcame a […]

Former El Grove & NBA Standout, Bill Cartwright Hired to Coach Japan’s Osaka Evessa

OSAKA, Japan — Former NBA player and coach Bill Cartwright has been hired as coach of the Osaka Evessa in Japan’s professional basketball league. Cartwright coached the Chicago Bulls from 2001-03. Osaka announced Tuesday he would guide the team for the rest of the 2013 season. Osaka is in ninth place in the 10-team Western […]