4yThe Maloofs knew Sacramento couldn't pay up, so in short, the Maloofs succeeded by failing, and Sacramento failed by pretending to succeed. In the end, the fans were preordained to get hosed.
4yIsaiah Thomas was efficient in scoring a team-high 21 points, but the West-best Thunder were too much for the Kings, winning 115-89.
4yThe Kings have seven more games this season, and three of those are against the team with the best record in the Western Conference -- the Oklahoma City Thunder. Follow along with In-Game Live!
4yThe future of the NBA in Sacramento is uncertain after commissioner David Stern -- following a contentious meeting -- said that a new arena is "not going to happen."
4ySacramento business leaders are asking NBA Commissioner David Stern and league owners to "strongly encourage" the Maloof family to sell the Kings so a deal for a new arena can proceed.
4yThe Kings jumped out to a 29-20 start over the Hornets, but fell flat in the second and third and could not recover.
4yThe Kings and Hornets have the two worst records in the Western Conference. Pride is on the line in New Orleans. Follow the NBA action with In-Game Live!
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