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Matt George

  • Kings Top Suns on Buddy Hield’s Record Breaking Night

    It wasn’t pretty, but the Sacramento Kings got the win over the Phoenix Suns Saturday night, getting back to .500 on the year with 36 wins and losses. The Kings relied heavily on the long-ball, clawing their way out of a hole early, where they trailed by 14 in the first half. Thanks to 17 […]
  • Luka Doncic Struggles, Marvin Bagley Shines in Kings Win over Mavericks

    It took a lot of patience, waiting until March 21st, but finally Sacramento Kings fans got their chance to see Dallas Mavericks super-rookie Luka Doncic in person. Robbed of the Marvin Bagley battle with Doncic at Dallas in December due to injury, fans were anxious to see the 2nd and 3rd overall picks do battle for the […]
  • Kings Spoil Marvin Bagley’s Big Night, Blow 28 Point Lead to Brooklyn

    There are collapses, and then there’s what happened to the Sacramento Kings on Tuesday night. After leading by 28 points in the 3rd quarter, starting the 2nd half on a 20-0 run, Sacramento was outscored 45-18 in the 4th quarter, falling to the Brooklyn Nets 123-121. “Well that certainly can be a tough one to […]
  • 34 Wins: A Final Farewell to DeMarcus Cousins

    DeMarcus Cousins is, without a doubt, one of the greatest Sacramento Kings of all time. Despite never winning more than 33 games in a single season, Cousins’ statistical and physical dominance was something to behold. He earned the cheers and support of Kings fans with his offensive explosiveness on the floor, and stole the hearts […]
  • Kings’ Rookie Duo Shines in Dominant Win over Chicago

    The Sacramento Kings began a four game home stand with a Sunday matinee against the Chicago Bulls. Celebrating team mascot Slamson’s birthday, the rookie dynamic duo of Marvin Bagley and Harry Giles put on a show off the Kings bench, leading Sacramento to the 129-102 victory. Their 34th win of the season is the most […]
  • Kareem Hunt Suspended 8 Games for Violating NFL Personal Conduct Policy

    The Kansas City Chiefs made a major move last season, releasing star running back Kareem Hunt after a video of Hunt pushing and kicking a woman was released in February of 2018. In the midst of a playoff push, the Chiefs sent a clear message, that they would sacrifice a better chance at winning in […]
  • The NBA Needs to Stand Behind Russell Westbrook After Incident with Utah Fan

    A couple months ago I wrote an article on what I like to call “abusive fan culture”, where sports supporters, who have emotional attachments to a team or player, believe they have the right to say whatever they want just because they spend money to buy a ticket. I called for fans to hold each […]
  • WATCH: Interview with Republic FC Defender Shannon Gomez

    The Sacramento Republic FC open up their 2019 season on Saturday night at Papa Murphy’s Park against Real Monarchs SLC. KHTK’s Matt George sat down with Republic defender Shannon Gomez, as the two discussed preparation for this season and more.
  • Kings’ Playoff Hopes Slipping Away After Loss to the Boston Celtics

    Take nothing away from this Sacramento Kings team, they have not backed down when it comes to playing the juggernauts of the NBA. Although, more often than, not they end up on the losing side of things, Sacramento fans have been treated to the most consistently competitive team that this franchise has had in over […]
  • Harry Giles Ejected in Kings’ Gritty Win Over the New York Knicks

    After dropping three straight, bringing them back to a .500 record amidst a tight playoff race, the Sacramento Kings defeated the 13-win New York Knicks in a slow-paced game featuring a lot of whistles and very little flow. The contest had its fair share of moments, including a De’Aaron Fox windmill dunk and Harry Giles […]