Sacramento Kings Wiretap

Kevin Huerter: Kings 'Hungry To Win'

Aug 10, 2022 9:43 AM

Kevin Huerter knows the Sacramento Kings haven't had a lot of success recently, but he's ready to help turn that around. Huerter told Kings social media that the team has a lot of guys who are "hungry to win".

Huerter believes his playoff experience from his time with the Atlanta Hawks will help the Kings set a winning culture.

"It's everything. It starts with the front office, with the coaching staff, and it continues and just buys in with the players," Huerter said.

The veteran wing said he believes that adding himself, Mike Brown as the new coach and Malik Monk will help Sacramento break their playoff drought.

"It's really the first thing I heard about when I first got traded here is how long it's been since they made the playoffs and how hungry everyone is to make it," Huerter said.

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Quinn Cook, Kings Agree To One-Year Deal

Aug 8, 2022 11:12 PM

Quinn Cook has agreed to a one-year contract with the Sacramento Kings. Cook will have the opportunity to compete for a roster spot.

Cook played in the G League for the Stockton Kings last season.

Cook last played in the NBA during the 20-21 season with the Cleveland Cavaliers.

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Kent Bazemore Signs One-Year Deal With Kings

Aug 7, 2022 7:02 PM

Kent Bazemore agreed to a one-year deal with the Sacramento Kings, sources told Shams Charania of The Athletic.

Bazemore averaged 3.4 points for the Lakers last season.

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Matthew Dellavedova Signs With Kings

Jul 29, 2022 3:01 PM

The Sacramento Kings have signed Matthew Dellavedova.

Dellavedova last played in the NBA during the 20-21 season with the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Last season in Australia, Dellavedova averaged 10.3 points, 3.1 rebounds and 4.8 assists in 25.6 minutes over 30 games.

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Keegan Murray Undergoes Minor Surgery On Right Wrist

Jul 28, 2022 9:32 PM

Keegan Murray underwent a minor surgery on his right wrist after Summer League.

The surgery cleaned out some loose bodies and he's expected to make a quick recovery to be ready for the start of the season.

The Sacramento Kings selected Murray with the fourth overall pick in the draft.

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Heat, Raptors, Hornets, Kings, Hawks, Wizards Join Knicks In Pursuit Of Donovan Mitchell

Jul 25, 2022 8:27 AM

The New York Knicks are known to be a suitor for Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell. As many as six other teams have joined the Knicks in pursuit of Mitchell.

The Atlanta Hawks, Charlotte Hornets, Miami Heat, Sacramento Kings, Toronto Raptors and Washington Wizards have all talked Mitchell trades with Utah.

The Jazz are expected to move Mitchell after trading Rudy Gobert began a rebuilding process. New York has been most connected to Utah, as the Knicks can offer a package of young players and up to eight first-round picks in a trade for the All-Star guard.

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Kings Sign Chima Moneke

Jul 19, 2022 9:03 AM

The Sacramento Kings have signed forward Chima Moneke. Moneke has played overseas for the last four seasons for clubs in France and Spain.

The 6-foot-6 Moneke is a native of Nigeria and played for new Kings head coach Mike Brown on the Nigerian National Team. Moneke was a two-year starter at UC-Davis and averaged 18.4 points and 9.6 rebounds as a senior.

After leaving college, Moneke played three seasons in France before moving to Spain last year. Last season, he averaged 14.1 points and 7.6 rebounds for Basquet Manresa last season.

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Keegan Murray Named 2022 NBA Summer League MVP

Jul 18, 2022 2:04 PM

Keegan Murray has been the Most Valuable Player of the 2022 NBA Summer League.

Murray averaged 23.3 points, 7.3 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 1.3 steals for the Sacramento Kings.

Murray was the fourth overall pick in the 2022 draft.

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KZ Okpala, Kings Agree To Two-Year Deal

Jul 15, 2022 1:17 PM

KZ Okpala has agreed to a two-year deal with the Sacramento Kings.

Okpala has a familiarity with Mike Brown from the Nigerian National Team. 

Okpala played 21 games with the Miami Heat last season before he was traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder.

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Kings Working Out Matthew Dellavedova

Jul 9, 2022 8:02 PM

Matthew Dellavedova is hoping to make an NBA comeback. Dellavedova is working out with the Sacramento Kings while the team is in Las Vegas for NBA Summer League.

The Australian guard last played in the NBA during the 2020-21 season. Dellavedova appeared in 13 games that season before injuries cut his year short.

Dellavedova returned to Australia for the 2021-22 season. The 6-foot-3 point guard played in 30 games (29 starts) for Melbourne of Australia's NBL. He averaged 10.3 points, 4.8 assists and 3.1 rebounds in 25.6 minutes per game.

In addition to the 31-year-old Dellavedova, the Kings are also reportedly working out NBA veterans Quinn Cook and Shabazz Muhammad.

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Leandro Barbosa Becomes Assistant Coach With Kings

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Kings Acquire Kevin Huerter From Hawks For Justin Holiday, Mo Harkless, First Round Pick

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Malik Monk, Kings Agree To Two-Year, $19M Deal

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Malik Monk Likely To Sign With Kings In $8M-$12M Per Year Range

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Kings Exercise Option On Chimezie Metu

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Donte DiVincenzo To Be Unrestricted Free Agent After No Qualifying Offer

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Keon Ellis Signs Two-Way Deal With Kings

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Cavaliers Acquire No. 49 From Kings For Sasha Vezenkov

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Kings 'High' On Keegan Murray, Have Had No Contact With Jaden Ivey In Draft Process

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Kings Have Talked Trading For John Collins

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Hornets, Kings Have Interest In Signing Kevon Looney

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Jaden Ivey Would Prefer Kings Don't Draft Him

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Kings Officially Hire Jay Triano, Doug Christie, Luke Loucks As Assistant Coaches

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Kings Will Listen To Offers For Fourth Pick

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Kings, Blazers, Pelicans Seen As Teams Likely To Consider Trading Picks

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Kings Hire Jordi Fernandez As Lead Assistant

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Stockton Kings Name Anjali Ranadive Assistant GM

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Magic Win 2022 NBA Draft Lottery; Thunder, Rockets, Kings Round Out Top-4

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Kings Hire Alvin Gentry For Front Office Position

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Monte McNair Entering Final Season Of Contract With Kings

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