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WATCH: Kings Pregame Live
The Kings go for their second straight win as they host Charlotte. Watch on CSN California and streaming on the NBC Sports App.
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Injured Casspi waived by Pelicans after one game
After just one game with the New Orleans Pelicans, former Kings forward Omri Casspi has been waived, the team announced.
Cauley-Stein and Tolliver defending Walker
NBA Gameday: Smiling Kings look to pounce on stumbling Hornets
With DeMarcus Cousins out of the picture, the Kings have renewed joy. They go their second straight win in a 2pm matinee against Charlotte.
DeMarcus Cousins: 'Coward move' by Kings owner Ranadive, GM Divac
Last Sunday night, DeMarcus Cousins was traded to the Pelicans. The move stunned the basketball world and the All-Star big man himself. After Cousins' debut in a Pelicans uniform on Thursday night, *he...
Cauley-Stein not only Kings player to thrive in first game without Cousins
Willie Cauley-Stein has been waiting for his opportunity, and he shined on Thurdsay night. But his teammates delivered as well...
Highlights: New era of Kings basketball starts with win
Willie Cauley-Stein led the way for the Kings as a new era of Sacramento basketball got off on the right foot...
Collison: New and young guys will get their opportunities
Darren Collison breaks down the contributions of young and new Kings as they begin a new era of Sacramento basketball...
Cauley-Stein: New-found freedom led to career night
Willie Cauley-Stein breaks down his career-night and the Kings' mindset with 24 games remaining in the regular season...
Joerger on starting new era of Kings basketball with a win
Dave Joerger breaks down Willie Cauley-Stein work ethic and also comments on starting the new era of Kings basketball with a victory...
Joerger: 'Weird things happen in the first game from break'
Dave Joerger breaks down the Kings' first game, and first win, after the All-Star break...
Cauley-Stein: 'Everybody trusts everybody' on Kings team
Willie Cauley-Stein breaks down his career night with the Kings in the first game after the DeMarcus Cousins trade...
Hield on initial Kings reception: 'Everybody is supportive'
Buddy Hield talks postgame about the initial reception he's received from his team and Sacramento fans as they Hield Era begins with a win...
Instant Replay: Kings beat Nuggets behind career-night for Cauley-Stein
Willie Cauley-Stein led the charge with a career-high night for the Kings as they won their first game after trading DeMarcus Cousins to New Orleans...
Former Kings forward Casspi breaks thumb in Pelicans debut
Former Kings forward Omri Casspi will miss significant time after just one game with the New Orleans Pelicans...
Willie Cauley-Stein with the dunk off an Evans dime
Nice ball movement by the Kings leads to a nice bucket by Willie Cauley-Stein
Shot of the Game: Hield converts in transition for Kings
The Kings get out and run with Hield finishing the bucket on the offensive end ...
'Look out below' it's McLemore with the transition jam
The Kings got out in transition, leading to a thunderous dunk by Ben McLemore...
Cauley-Stein put-back dunk after Evans miss
Willie Cauley-Stein cleans up the mess with an emphatic put-back dunk
Pelicans lose by 30, but Cousins scores 27 with 14 rebounds in debut
The final score was lopsided in favor of the Rockets, but DeMarcus Cousins and Anthony Davis combined for 56 points and 23 rebounds.
Kings guard Temple, Christensen hit the putting range
Garrett Temple and Kayte Christensen show their skills as the Kings guard opens up on his love of golf.
Nuggets' Malone plays what if game with Kings, takes jab at ownership
Nuggets head coach Michael Malone will always wonder if he could have helped build something special in Sacramento...
D-League getting respect as legit NBA minor league system
Unlike baseball, for years basketball did not have a legit farm system for teams. But now, the D-League has the results to prove its legitimacy.
NBA Gameday: For Kings, life without Cousins begins against Nuggets
The Kings must reinvent themselves on the fly if they have any hope of finishing the final 25 games strong...
Meet the security robot that roams Kings home games
The Kings have an autonomous security robot roaming the arena. They are only team in the league to have one and we had the chance to ask the Kings Chief Technology Officer Ryan Montoya all about it.
Kerr clarifies Cousins' lack of NBA All-Star Game minutes
Shortly after the NBA All-Star Game, the Kings and Pelicans agreed to a DeMarcus Cousins trade. Is that why he only played two minutes?
Cousins reacts to playing with Davis: 'We can wreak havoc on this league'
For years DeMarcus Cousins wanted help in Sacramento. Now, he's getting it in New Orleans with superstar Anthony Davis...
With trade deadline imminent, Darren Collison on pins and needles
Teams are looking for playmakers and scorers for the stretch run and Darren Collison fits that bill. Will Vlade Divac ship him out of town?
Ham: Opportunity with Cousins' departure; Kings not done
James Ham reports from the Kings first practice without DeMarcus Cousins, where the team is wary of the trade deadline but looking toward the future.
Emotions across the board as Kings process Cousins' departure
It’s been a tough few days in Sacramento. Hold onto your hats Kings fans because it’s going to be a wild ride...
Joerger: We're 'gonna fight like crazy' to make playoffs
The Kings may have been big sellers at the trade deadline, but head coach Dave Joerger isn't going down without a fight.
Joerger: Cousins made me a better coach, 'I love him'
Dave Joerger answers questions after his first team practice without DeMarcus Cousins.
DeMarcus Cousins
Cousins thanks Sacramento: 'Wouldn't trade it for anything'
The Kings traded DeMarcus Cousins to the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday, prompting the All-Star big man to post a heartfelt message on his Instagram account.
Player-by-player breakdown of the DeMarcus Cousins trade
Buddy Hield is a work in progress, but the Kings landed an intriguing player that is known as a hard worker off the court and a solid locker room guy...
Analysis: The instability of the Kings did DeMarcus Cousins no favors
Six coaches, three general managers and two ownership groups in seven seasons helped perpetuate the cycle of confusion and chaos...
The Kings Insider Podcast: Vlade Divac details Cousins trade
On Sunday night, Vlade Divac agreed to trade DeMarcus Cousins. On Monday, he spoke with James Ham...
Cousins gets emotional during goodbye, Steph Curry shows support
On Monday night, people in Sacramento held a "going-away-party" for the All-Star big man...
Report: Chris Paul gives Clippers verbal agreement he will opt out, re-sign
Chris Paul is scheduled to make over $24 million in 2017-18, but he has the ability to exercise an early-termination option...
Casspi thanks Kings after trade to Pelicans: 'Definitely isn't easy'
The Kings officially traded Omri Casspi to the Pelicans on Monday, prompting the forward to post a heartfelt message of thanks on social media...
For Vlade Divac, trading DeMarcus Cousins difficult but necessary
The dramatic shift in direction is jarring for everyone involved, but the Kings are confident they made the right decision for the future...
Vlade Divac admits Kings had a better deal for Cousins two days ago
When asked why he didn't wait closer to the deadline to strike a DeMarcus Cousins trade, Vlade Divac revealed something quite surprising...
Vlade Divac explains why Kings struck Cousins deal on Sunday
Kings general manager Vlade Divac sheds light on why he pulled the trigger when he did.
The Ranadive Paradox: Every choice Kings face almost guarantees failure
The DeMarcus Cousins deal is endemic of who the Kings are, what they are, and what they have almost always been...
Kings trade Cousins: 'Winning begins with culture and character matters'
On Monday afternoon, the Kings officially announced that they parted ways with DeMarcus Cousins. Vlade Divac also issued a statement...
Report: Vivek Ranadive thinks Buddy Hield has Steph Curry potential
The Kings tried to trade up in last year's draft to take Buddy Hield. Kings owner Vivek Ranadive is a big fan...
Isaiah Thomas' reaction to DeMarcus Cousins trade includes an 'LOL'
In 2013-14, Isaiah Thomas averaged 20.3 points and 6.3 assists per game for the Kings...
Report: Kings expected to waive Matt Barnes
To make room for the players acquired in the DeMarcus Cousins trade, the Kings will reportedly part ways with Matt Barnes...
Trading Cousins is the ultimate Kingstastic move
Leave it to Sacramento to blow up All-Star Weekend (during the All-Star Game no less) and pull off an incredibly Kingsy move...
Source: Kings trade Cousins to New Orleans Pelicans
The Kings selected DeMarcus Cousins fifth overall in 2010. On Sunday evening, they traded him to New Orleans, a source confirmed...
Warriors All-Stars combine for 56 points, West wins
Kevin Durant recorded a triple-double and the West got a record-breaking performance by Anthony Davis for the All-Star win...
Source: Kings, Pelicans have discussed possible Cousins trade
The Kings have engaged in talks about possibly sending off star big DeMarcus Cousins to New Orleans, has learned...
Former Kings top draft pick Fredette scores 73 points for Shanghai Sharks
Jimmer Freddette only lasted five lowly seasons in the NBA. Now in China, he's putting up huge numbers including a 73-point night...
Cousins breaks down his performance in Skills Competition
DeMarcus Cousins breaks down his performance in ASG Skills Competition and the evolution of the game for bigs like himself...
Cousins on Westbrook-Durant: 'Not a believer of the hype'
DeMarcus Cousins shines a little light on the supposed tension in the Western Conference locker room with Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook occupying the same space...
Cousins on going back-and-forth with Draymond Green
DeMarcus Cousins talks about locker room camaraderie with his Olympic teammates and his back-and-forth joking with Warriors forward Draymond Green...
What is Boogie Cousin's favorite show on Netflix?
DeMarcus Cousins talks about resting his body and what show he'll be catching on Netflix the next couple of days to finish up his All-Star break...
Cousins eliminated in first round of Skills Competition by eventual champ Porzingis
DeMarcus Cousins got off to a slow start in the Skills Competition and fell to the New York Knicks big man...
Former Warriors, Kings forward Webber named Basketball Hall of Fame finalist
Chris Webber is now one step away from the Basketball Hall of Fame after starting his career with the Warriors and starring with the Kings for years.
Kings still work in progress, but there is a clear plan in place
The Kings are still a work in progress at the All-Star break, but the franchise's plan under Dave Joerger may just be working...
Shot fired at Steph? Cousins: Harden was real MVP in '15
DeMarcus Cousins says James Harden is his MVP pick this season. And says he should've won MVP 2 years ago too. Steph Curry won MVP in 2015.
The Kings Insider Podcast: Doug Christie
Doug Christie joins James Ham as the two talk deep on Sacramento's race for the playoffs on the latest episode of The Kings Insider Podcast.
Malachi Richardson
Kings rookie Malachi Richardson out with partially torn hamstring
The Kings' long list of injured players grew again on Wedensday as rookie shooting guard Malachi Richardson will miss extended time.
Who will get first tech in NBA All-Star Game history: Draymond or DeMarcus?
Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook will grab headlines, but it's up to Draymond Green and DeMarcus Cousins to save us.
Kings 'ran into the proverbial wall' in third quarter against Warriors
On Wednesday night at Oracle Arena, the Kings led by three points at the half. At the end of the third quarter, they were down by 24...
Shot of the Game: Cauley-Stein with the half hook in paint
Willie Cauley-Stein shows off his moves vs. the Warriors.
Cousins: 'We just didn't respond well' to third quarter run
DeMarcus Cousins breaks down the Kings' loss to the Warriors and his physical well-being heading into the All-Star Game as a member of the Western Conference team...
Joerger: 'We ran into the proverbial wall' in third quarter
Kings head coach Dave Joerger breaks down Sacramento's Wednesday night loss to the Warriors in Oakland...
Instant Replay: Kings' strong start only lasts one half vs Warriors
The Kings gave the Warriors everything they could handle early on. But then, Sacramento stumbled too hard on the road...
How the Kings could be active before the NBA trade deadline
The Kings are currently just out of the Western Conference playoff race. Will Sacramento be buyers or sellers at the trade deadline?
NBA Gameday: Collison must play well for Kings to beat Warriors
Darren Collison needs to dig deep on both ends of the floor if the Kings have any chance of upsetting the Warriors for the second time this month.
Highlights: Kings hold on to beat Lakers, extend win streak
The Kings almost let a win slip away in Los Angeles, but they persevered to come away with their fourth straight win...
DeMarcus Cousins feeding on rest of NBA during win streak
The Lakers had no answers for DeMarcus Cousins on Tuesday night, and that seems to be case for the rest of the NBA lately...
Collison: 'This is actually a big win for us'
What has been the key to the Kings' recent success and win streak? Kings guard Darren Collison breaks it down for reporters after Tuesday's win over the Lakers...
Cousins on that feeling when teams want to play him 1-on-1
What was DeMarcus Cousins thinking when the Lakers chose to play him man late in the game on Tuesday? The grin says it all...
Joerger on the Kings' mental toughness during winning streak
What has been the key to the Kings' recent four-game winning streak? If you ask Dave Joerger, it's the team's mental toughness...
Joerger: 'What I liked ... was the grit and determination'
Kings head coach Dave Joerger breaks down Tuesday's win over the Lakers -- a victory that saw Sacramento's win streak reach four games...
Cousins on win vs Lakers: 'I think we gutted this one out'
DeMarcus Cousins breaks down Sacramento's Tuesday night win over the Lakers -- a victory that pushes the Kings' win streak to four games...
Instant Replay: Cousins' near triple-double leads Kings past Lakers
Defense and DeMarcus were the difference in LA as the Kings ran their win streak to four games...
NBA Gameday: In Kings-Lakers, it's Cousins vs the officials
DeMarcus Cousins needs to stay out of trouble and refrain from picking up his 18th tech if he wants to avoid another suspension and massive fine...
Casspi's injury upgraded, eyeing post All-Star Game return
Omri Casspi is singing a slightly different tune about his injury -- one that could see him sidelined until after the break...
NBA Power Rankings: Kings on the rise; bring on the drama for Warriors
The Kings have won three in a row and also knocked off Draymond Green and the Warriors. James Ham stacks 'em up...
Kings' more forceful mindset propels them to win, successful homestand
Sacramento's mental fortitude was tested multiple times during their latest homestand and they responded in winning fashion...
DeMarcus Cousins
DeMarcus Cousins' ability to fight inner Boogie more vital than ever
Cousin's 17th technical foul on Sunday reignites the debate of whether DeMarcus Cousins is doing the Kings more harm than good...
Highlights: Cousins forced to cool off in win vs Pelicans
A technical foul and a flagrant 2 played big roles in the Kings' Sunday night win against the Pelicans...
Barnes: Kings 'need to play with consistent energy level'
Matt Barnes talks to reporters about the Kings finding more consistency to avoid stretches where they go down early in games...
Joerger: Kings had 'more forceful mindset' in second half
Kings head coach Dave Joerger breaks down Sacramento's win against the Pelicans...
Joerger breaks down Kings' strategy defending Anthony Davis
Guarding Anthony Davis is no small task. Dave Joerger tells reporters what his team did to slow down the All-Star in the second half of Sunday's win against the Pelicans...
Cousins: Kings showing they're 'full of fighting heart'
DeMarcus Cousins addresses his 17th technical foul and what he had to do to find composure...
DeMarcus Cousins with the ferocious dunk versus the Pelicans
DeMarcus Cousins with the ferocious dunk vs Pelicans Sunday night in Sacramento...
Instant Replay: Late first-half burst propels Kings past Pelicans
The Kings were down early, but a Pelicans' ejection late in the first half turned the tide in Sacramento's favor and helped them to a win...
Collison somehow finds Willie with the dime for the lay-up
Scoring and passing: Darren Collison is doing it all right now for the Kings...
Shot of the Game: Kings' Collison leads the comeback charge
Darren Collison continues his impressive home stand by staying hot from the outside...
Cousins picks up 17th technical foul, Hield ejected for low blow
After getting tangled up in the first quarter, DeMarcus Cousins was called for yet another tech...
Buddy Hield ejected after flagrant 2 low blow on Cousins
Buddy Hield was ejected Sunday night after a low blow on Kings center DeMarcus Cousins...
Report: Blazers, Nuggets trade former first-round big men
The Blazers and Nuggets started off the NBA's trade deadline with an exchange of bigs and draft picks on Sunday...
NBA Gameday: All eyes on star big men Cousins and Davis
With the Kings and Pelicans going at it on Sunday, fans are set for a battle of DeMarcus Cousins vs. Anthony Davis...
Kings continue to show you can never count them out with win over Hawks
They may be down, but they're never out. The Kings proved yet again that a comeback is always possible with this group...
Highlights: Kings battle from 22 points down to beat Hawks
The Kings went down early but found a way to bounce back and take down the Hawks Friday night in Sacramento...
Cousins: I am 'battling my own demons right now'
DeMarcus Cousins discusses at length his relationship with the referees and what he's doing to rise above some of the calls that go against him...
McLemore attributes recent string of good play to confidence
Ben McLemore broke down his effort in Friday's come--from-behind win over the Hawks...
Joerger on Kings comeback: Team 'won't lay down'
Dave Joerger describes the feeling of coming back from 22 points down to the Atlanta Hawks Friday night in Sacramento...
Joerger: Kings 'got going, found rhythm' in second half
The key to Friday's win, according to Dave Joerger, was a Kings team that pushed the basketball and found rhythm in the second half against the Hawks...