2019 ScheduleAll times ET

2019 Schedule
39-43, 3rd in Pacific

Adrian Wojnarowski ESPN 

The Sacramento Kings are hiring former Suns coach Igor Kokoskov as an assistant coach, league source tells ESPN.

10d

The Right Time: Johnny Sweet, Director of 'Quiet Storm: The Ron Artest Story'

Bomani chats with documentarian Johnny Sweet about his film "Quiet Storm: The Ron Artest Story". They discuss Ron's upbringing in the Queensbridge projects of NYC (4:05), his development as a high school player (6:45), his time at St. John's (8:50), the brief point he worked for Circuit City (14:30), the story behind the "Malice at the Palace" (16:40), Artest's domestic violence arrest (25:50) and how he dealt with mental health issues (28:45). Plus, the part that music played in the film (39:22) and what didn't end up making it in that he wishes would have (45:35).

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18d

Feds repay Kings $13.4M stolen by former exec

The U.S. Justice Department is providing full restitution to the Sacramento Kings after the team's former chief revenue officer stole $13.4 million to buy luxury beachfront homes.

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26d

Top 5 picks make up NBA All-Rookie first team

For the first time since the 1984-85 season, the top five selections in the NBA draft made up the NBA's All-Rookie first team that was announced Tuesday.

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54d

Woman: Delay in Walton allegations due to fear

Speaking publicly for the first time since her civil lawsuit was filed, Kelli Tennant alleged that Luke Walton invited her up to his Los Angeles hotel room in 2014, then pinned her to the bed and forcibly kissed and groped her.

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55dDave McMenamin

Kings' Walton accused in lawsuit of sexual assault

A lawsuit alleges that Sacramento Kings coach Luke Walton sexually assaulted a woman sometime before he was named coach of the Los Angeles Lakers in April 2016.

This Just In  

The Sacramento Kings have hired Luke Walton as their coach just days after the Los Angeles Lakers parted ways with him following three losing seasons. The Kings announced Monday that Walton will replace Dave Joerger. Sacramento general manager Vlade Divac fired Joerger last week following a 39-43 finish that was the best record for the franchise in 13 years.

Stephen A. has a problem with the Kings hiring Walton so fast (1:11)
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64dAdrian Wojnarowski

Sources: Walton reaches deal to coach Kings

Luke Walton, who mutually parted ways with the Lakers on Friday, has agreed to a deal in principle to coach the Sacramento Kings, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

Adrian Wojnarowski ESPN 

Sacramento Kings GM Vlade Divac and former Lakers coach Luke Walton have agreed to a deal in principle.

Adrian Wojnarowski ESPN 

Sacramento GM Vlade Divac is offering Luke Walton his franchise's coaching job and there's confidence on both sides that a deal can be reached quickly, league sources tell ESPN. Divac and Walton are meeting this weekend.

Woj: Now comes the hard part for the Kings (1:28)
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262dJordan Schultz

The 10 Vegas over/unders that defined the NBA season

The Bucks flew past their projected win total, while LeBron and the Lakers failed to meet expectations. Here are the 10 over/under results furthest from Vegas' preseason expectations.

Elhassan: Kings firing coach shows organizational dysfunction (1:45)
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66dAdrian Wojnarowski

Kings' Divac fires Joerger after 39-win season

Kings GM Vlade Divac, whose contract was extended through the 2022-23 season, has fired coach Dave Joerger after dismissing assistant GM Brandon Williams earlier Thursday.

Woj: Divac firing Joerger is a 'power play' for the future (1:07)

Adrian Wojnarowski ESPN 

Kings GM Vlade Divac is planning to fire coach Dave Joerger in a face-to-face meeting today, league sources tell ESPN.

Adrian Wojnarowski ESPN 

Vlade Divac is pushing to consolidate his power as Kings top basketball executive, seriously weighing dismissal of coach Dave Joerger, league sources tell ESPN. Divac/Joerger set for meeting today. Joerger led Kings young core to a 39 win season. He has a year left on deal.

Team Stats

Points Per Game114.29th
Rebounds Per Game45.414th
Assists Per Game25.414th
Points Allowed115.326th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2018-193943.476
2017-182755.329
2016-173250.390
2015-163349.402
2014-152953.354