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New Orleans Pelicans center Steven Adams, left, dunks as Sacramento Kings guard De'Aaron Fox (5) watches during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

Williamson, Pelicans spoil Fox's big night in win over Kings

Jan. 18, 2021 1:23 AM EST

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Zion Williamson had 31 points and six rebounds, Steven Adams made a pair of clutch free throws with 17.9 seconds remaining, and the New Orleans Pelicans overcame a 43-point performance by Sacramento’s De’Aaron Fox and beat the Kings 128-123 Sunday night. Brandon...

Los Angeles Clippers forward Kawhi Leonard, right, goes for a layup as Sacramento Kings' Richaun Holmes, second from left, and Buddy Hield, third from left, watch during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Friday, Jan. 15, 2021. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

Short-handed Clippers manhandle Kings 138-100

Jan. 16, 2021 1:29 AM EST

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Kawhi Leonard had 27 points and six assists in three quarters, Paul George scored 26 and the short-handed Los Angeles Clippers manhandled the Sacramento Kings 138-100 on Friday night. The Clippers have won 15 consecutive road games against the Kings. Los Angeles hasn’t lost...

Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard, right, goes to the basket against Sacramento Kings guard De'Aaron Fox, left, during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

Lillard has 40, Blazers tie team record for 3s to beat Kings

Jan. 14, 2021 1:43 AM EST

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Damian Lillard scored eight of his season-high 40 points in the final four minutes, and the Portland Trail Blazers tied a franchise record with 23 3-pointers to beat the Sacramento Kings 132-126 on Wednesday night for their fourth straight victory. Lillard and CJ McCollum led...

Indiana Pacers coach Nate Bjorkgren, right, watches as referee Michael Smith calls an offensive foul against the Pacers during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Sacramento Kings in Sacramento, Calif., Monday, Jan. 11, 2021. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

Kings hold off Pacers 127-122 with replay help

Jan. 12, 2021 1:49 AM EST

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Buddy Hield made a big 3-pointer moments after Indiana’s Domantas Sabonis had a basket taken away following a replay review, and the Sacramento Kings beat the Pacers 127-122 on Monday night. Hield finished with 18 points on six 3s as the Kings won for the second time in...

Sacramento Kings guard Buddy Hield, left, fouls Portland Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

McCollum scores 37 as Trail Blazers rout Kings 125-99

Jan. 10, 2021 1:26 AM EST

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — CJ McCollum scored 37 points, making six 3-pointers, and the Portland Trail Blazers coasted to a 125-99 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Saturday night. The Trail Blazers led by as many as 31 and faced little resistance from a Kings team that gave up 144 points to Toronto just...

Toronto Raptors guard Fred VanVleet, right, passes the ball as Sacramento Kings guard Buddy Hield defends during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Friday, Jan. 8, 2021. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

Raptors set franchise scoring record, win 144-123 over Kings

Jan. 9, 2021 1:19 AM EST

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Pascal Siakam had 17 points, 11 assists and nine rebounds, Toronto made 20 3-pointers and the Raptors set a franchise record for scoring while winning for the second time this season, 144-123 over the Sacramento Kings on Friday night. Fred VanVleet scored 34 points to help the...

Chicago Bulls guard Coby White, center, runs into Sacramento Kings forward Richaun Holmes, left, as he tries to guard Kings guard De'Aaron Fox during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

Hield's 4-point play helps Kings hold off Bulls, 128-124

Jan. 7, 2021 2:28 AM EST

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Buddy Hield converted a four-point play with 38 seconds left to make up for a horrible shooting night, and the Sacramento Kings held off the Chicago Bulls 128-124 on Wednesday. Hield missed 12 of his first 14 shots and was 1 of 8 on 3-pointers before hitting one from the top of...

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry, center, shoots against the Sacramento Kings during the first half of an NBA basketball game in San Francisco, Monday, Jan. 4, 2021. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

Curry scores 30 after career night, Warriors beat Kings

Jan. 5, 2021 1:25 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stephen Curry followed up his career-high 62 points a night earlier with another 30 points, nine rebounds and eight assists to lead the suddenly clicking Golden State Warriors past the Sacramento Kings 137-106 on Monday. Curry had 23 points at halftime on 7-for-11 shooting, including 4...

Houston Rockets' John Wall dishes the ball during the second quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Sacramento Kings, Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021, in Houston. (Carmen Mandato/Pool Photo via AP)

Wall, Rockets beat Kings 102-94; Harden sits with injury

Jan. 2, 2021 8:34 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — John Wall scored 28 points and the Houston Rockets beat the Sacramento Kings 102-94 on Saturday despite playing without an injured James Harden. Harden, who sat out with a sprained right ankle, was not listed on the injury report and coach Stephen Silas did not mention his injury in his...

FILE - In this Jan. 12, 1976 file photo, Phoenix Suns' Paul Westphal (44) drives toward the basket as Chicago Bulls' Tom Kropp (44) makes an effort to block his advance during NBA basketball game in Chicago.  Westphal, the Hall of Fame basketball player has died. The Phoenix Suns confirmed his death Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021.  (AP Photo/Fred Jewell)

Reaction to the death of Hall of Famer Paul Westphal

Jan. 2, 2021 8:12 PM EST

Reaction to the death of Hall of Fame basketball player and longtime NBA and college coach Paul Westphal. He died Saturday at the age of 70: “There may be just a handful of people who have as much influence and significance on the history of the Phoenix Suns. All he accomplished as a player and as a coach....