2017 ScheduleAll times ET

2017 Schedule
25-33, 3rd in Pacific
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9h

Cousins on Kings trade: 'Was a coward move'

DeMarcus Cousins doesn't want to talk to Kings officials about his trade to the Pelicans, because "It was a coward move, so I'm pretty sure I will get a coward response."

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Kings ride subs to victory over Nuggets

Led by Willie Cauley-Stein (29 points), Buddy Hield (16), Tyreke Evans (15) and Skal Labissiere (12), Thursday marked the first time in 10 years four Kings bench players each scored at least a dozen points in a regulation win. (Elias Sports Bureau)

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10h

Rose: Cousins has right to take shot at Kings

ESPN NBA analyst Jalen Rose covers DeMarcus Cousins' criticism of the Kings' management, the Pelicans' outlook, the Celtics' trade deadline inaction and how Deron Williams would benefit the Cavaliers.

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Hield's debut with Kings comes in a win (1:03)
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Kings find creative way to burn the clock (0:30)
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Cauley-Stein scores 29, Kings beat Nuggets 116-100

Willie Cauley-Stein had a career-high 29 points and 10 rebounds to help the Sacramento Kings, playing for the first time since trading DeMarcus Cousins, beat the Denver Nuggets 116-100 on Thursda

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Hield goes behind-the-back and sinks jumper (0:20)
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20hJustin Verrier

Boogie era starts with sputter in Pelicans' loss

The DeMarcus Cousins era in The Big Easy got off to a difficult start as the Pelicans were blown out by the Rockets. Omri Casspi, also acquired in the Cousins trade, broke his thumb in the loss.

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Hield knocks down a 3 (0:21)

Marc Stein ESPN Senior Writer 

The Kings fielded offers today for Darren Collison, Ben McLemore and Arron Afflalo, league sources say, but appear poised to keep all three.

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Boogie's reactions to technicals are priceless (0:48)

ESPN Stats and Information  

DeMarcus Cousins will make his debut with the Pelicans tonight. Cousins averaged 21.1 PPG and 10.8 RPG in 470 career games with the Kings. According to the Elias Sports Bureau, he's the only man in NBA history to play at least 400 games for one franchise, average 20/10 (points/rebounds) for that team, but never play in a postseason game.

Chris Haynes ESPN Staff Writer 

League executives anticipate Sacramento will move Arron Afflalo prior to today's trade deadline.

Chris Haynes ESPN Staff Writer 

Sacramento Kings will not have a morning shootaround before tonight's game vs. Denver Nuggets, league sources tell ESPN. The plan is to have a walk-thru after trade deadline passes.

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Spears: Not buying Cousins trade as 'just business' (3:16)
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What could have been for Sacramento... (1:00)

Team Stats

Points Per Game103.222nd
Rebounds Per Game41.129th
Assists Per Game22.712th
Points Allowed105.615th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2016-172533.431
2015-163349.402
2014-152953.354
2013-142854.341
2012-132854.341

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