Cousins’ 36 points lead Kings past Lakers again, 112-93

LOS ANGELES (AP) — DeMarcus Cousins is dominating every opponent in the Sacramento Kings’ path during a remarkable January run that has coach George Karl calling him the best center in basketball. For the third time this season, Cousins and the Kings were far too good for the Los Angeles Lakers. Cousins had 36 points […]

Philadelphia Thumps Sacramento Kings 110-105 For Third Victory Of The Season

NORTH NATOMAS — The Sacramento Kings knew the Philadelphia 76ers were a dangerous team coming in to Sleep Train Arena on Dec. 30, the last home game of 2015. The 76ers, who started out with an 0-18 record, showed how venomous they have been in the last few games by beating the Kings 110-105 in […]

Curry’s triple-double leads Warriors past Kings 122-103

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry’s eyes lit up when he saw little brother Seth guarding him for the first time in their NBA career, and the reigning MVP promptly missed a long 3-pointer. “It was a very cool moment,” the Golden State star said. “I missed and he let me know about it. After […]

Karl “Frustrated” About Kings 98-94 Loss At Home To Portland

NORTH NATOMAS — Win or lose at Sleep Train Arena, Sacramento Kings coach George Karl is good at taking questions from the media at his own pace following a game. After the Kings (12-18) lost 98-94 to the Portland Trail Blazers on their homecourt on Dec. 27, Karl, who normally sticks around until the last […]

Rondo, Gay lead Kings over Raptors 104-94

TORONTO (AP) — Despite some impressive numbers, Rajon Rondo deflected praise after a big win Sunday. Rondo had 19 points and 13 assists for his fourth consecutive double-double and 13th of the season and the Sacramento Kings beat the Toronto Raptors 104-94 to snap a four-game road losing streak. The Kings point guard leads the […]

Kings Win Eighth Home Game, Houston’s Howard Says ‘Unhappy” Rumors Untrue

NORTH NATOMAS — Without the suspended Rajon Rondo, the Sacramento Kings went on to convincingly beat the Houston Rockets 107-97 at Sleep Train Arena in front of 11, 323 fans on Dec. 15. DeMarcus Cousins had 26 points, 12 rebounds, two steals, and one block to help give the Kings (10-15) their third straight victory […]

Kings Beat Knicks For Second Straight Win, T.I. and Tiny Sit Courtside With Owner

NORTH NATOMAS – The Sacramento Kings squeaked out a victory by beating the New York Knicks 99-97 in front of a sellout crowd and a nationally televised game by TNT on Dec. 10. DeMarcus Cousins lead the Kings (9-15) with 27 points, 11 rebounds, two assists, and two steals. Rajon Rondo continued his thrilling play […]

Cousins, Gay each score 23, Kings beat Jazz, end 3-game skid

SACRAMENTO (AP) — Omri Casspi may be tough to bump from the Sacramento Kings’ starting lineup once rookie Willie Cauley-Stein returns from an injury that may keep him sidelined for another month. DeMarcus Cousins had 23 points, 12 rebounds and six assists, and Rudy Gay also scored 23 points as the Kings beat the Utah […]

Kings Beat Mavs 112-98 Before Heading To Mexico

NORTH NATOMAS — There’s no doubt that the Sacramento Kings are a completely different team when DeMarcus Cousins is out with an injury or suspension. The team the Kings needed to be surfaced when Cousins returned to the lineup on Nov. 30 against the Dallas Mavericks. Cousins had 31 points, nine rebounds, six assists, and […]

Warriors make NBA history as first team to start season 16-0

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Interim coach Luke Walton believes the time will come when the Golden State Warriors finally lose a game. “I doubt it, I highly doubt it,” joked NBA MVP Stephen Curry. The defending champions set the record for best start in league history at 16-0, as Curry had 24 points and nine […]