Aug 1, 2015

Lieberman named Kings assistant

Hall of Famer Nancy Lieberman was hired as an assistant coach of the Sacramento Kings, joining Becky Hammon of the San Antonio Spurs as another female NBA assistant coach. Lieberman, 57, joins George Karl’s staff in the state capital just shy of a year ...

Mavs pry Jordan away from Clippers

Jul 4, 2015

Mavs pry Jordan away from Clippers

The Dallas Mavericks have landed center DeAndre Jordan, one of the most coveted NBA free agents of 2015, the Dallas Morning News reported on Friday. The deal, which can’t be sealed until the free agent signing period begins on July 9, is reportedly worth ...

Harden drops 51 on Kings

Apr 2, 2015

Harden drops 51 on Kings

James Harden continues to strengthen his case for the MVP award, and is forging a place as one of the best players in Houston Rockets history in the process. He had a career-high 51 points, and the Rockets squandered a huge early lead but ...

Hawks get 50th win in rout

Mar 10, 2015

Hawks get 50th win in rout

The Hawks gave Kyle Korver the weekend off, hoping it would help him break out of his shooting slump. Boy, did it ever. And the rest of the team came along for the ride. Korver and DeMarre Carroll each scored 20 points as Atlanta ...

Wade leads way as Heat battle past Kings in overtime

Mar 8, 2015

Wade leads way as Heat battle past Kings in overtime

Down by 35 on Friday night, the Miami Heat almost pulled off an incredible comeback. Down by 16 on Saturday night, they were barely fazed. Dwyane Wade scored 28 points, Tyler Johnson’s 24-point effort was capped by a backbreaking 3-pointer as the shot clock ...

Feb 10, 2015

Kings nearing deal to name Karl coach

The Sacramento Kings and George Karl are discussing a deal for him to take over as coach, a person with knowledge of the talks said Monday. The person spoke to AP on condition of anonymity because the negotiations were private. A second person said ...

Clash of philosophies caused Kings to dismiss Malone

Dec 16, 2014

Clash of philosophies caused Kings to dismiss Malone

Sacramento Kings general manager Pete D’Alessandro stepped to the microphone and talked about how a franchise that was in disarray a little more than 18 months ago when owner Vivek Ranadive bought the team has been stabilized with new leadership, a change in culture ...

Kings thrash Cavaliers by 44 points

Jan 13, 2014

Kings thrash Cavaliers by 44 points

DeMarcus Cousins found himself in an unusual place Sunday night, sitting on the bench the entire fourth quarter. Sacramento’s center liked the feeling of not being needed in a rare lopsided win by the Kings. Isaiah Thomas scored 26 points to lead the Kings ...