Entries Tagged as 'Sacramento Kings'

Sacramento Kings 116, Phoenix Suns 113 — Season in a nutshell

March 29th, 2011 · 11 Comments

If you’re looking for an explanation why the Phoenix Suns won’t make the playoffs this season, pop in the tape of tonight’s matchup with the Kings — or their last three games against Sacramento for that matter. Once again the Suns collapsed down the stretch — crippled by turnovers, poor defense and lack of a […]

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Preview: Phoenix Suns (36-36) at Sacramento Kings (20-52)

March 29th, 2011 · 10 Comments

Sacramento Kings 116, Phoenix Suns 113 PHOENIX — As the Phoenix Suns begin their 10-game de facto exhibition season Tuesday night in Sacramento, they can look across the court at one of the visual reminders of why they’re in this situation. The Suns are responsible for two of Sacramento’s 20 wins, games that a playoff […]

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Sacramento Kings 113, Phoenix Suns 108 — Trapped game

February 14th, 2011 · 36 Comments

PHOENIX — The Phoenix Suns’ defense has been so good of late that only the Miami Heat have allowed a lower shooting percentage over their last 10 games entering Sunday. So maybe that’s why the Suns felt like they would eventually string together a couple stops in the fourth quarter to finish a comeback that […]

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Preview: Sacramento Kings (12-38) at Phoenix Suns (26-25)

February 13th, 2011 · 7 Comments

Sacramento Kings 113, Phoenix Suns 108 The Suns were embarrassed in their first game of 2011. Up 14 in the fourth quarter in Sacramento, Phoenix squandered its big lead and allowed the conference’s worst team to pull off the comeback, 94-89. The Suns fell to 14-18 on the season and would go on to lose […]

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Sacramento Kings 94, Phoenix Suns 89 — Lowest of low

January 2nd, 2011 · 29 Comments

Phoenix Suns center Marcin Gortat said after last Wednesday’s loss to the Philadelphia 76ers that “it can’t get worse.” The brutally honest statement could be challenged after the Suns (14-18) fell to the NBA-worst Sacramento Kings on Sunday night, 94-89. What looked like another defensive night for the Suns after one quarter slowly fell apart and […]

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Preview: Phoenix Suns (14-17) at Sacramento Kings (6-24)

January 2nd, 2011 · 10 Comments

Sacramento Kings 94, Phoenix Suns 89 As long as Kings point guard Tyreke Evans isn’t hitting half court shots, the Suns should be able to make it two straight wins Sunday night. It literally doesn’t get worse than the Kings. Sacramento got a rare (fluke) win Wednesday over the Grizzlies and fell to the Nuggets […]

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