Kings coach George Karl hopes his team comes out with more energy in its game Sunday against Toronto than it did in Friday’s loss at Minnesota. ... Sacramento guard Darren Collison (7) looks to pass to a teammate under pressure from Minnesota Timberwolves center Gorgui Dieng, left, during an NBA basketball game in Minneapolis, Friday, Dec. 18, 2015.
Kings coach George Karl hopes his team comes out with more energy in its game Sunday against Toronto than it did in Friday’s loss at Minnesota. ... Sacramento guard Darren Collison (7) looks to pass to a teammate under pressure from Minnesota Timberwolves center Gorgui Dieng, left, during an NBA basketball game in Minneapolis, Friday, Dec. 18, 2015. Ann Heisenfelt The Associated Press
Kings coach George Karl hopes his team comes out with more energy in its game Sunday against Toronto than it did in Friday’s loss at Minnesota. ... Sacramento guard Darren Collison (7) looks to pass to a teammate under pressure from Minnesota Timberwolves center Gorgui Dieng, left, during an NBA basketball game in Minneapolis, Friday, Dec. 18, 2015. Ann Heisenfelt The Associated Press
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Jason Jones, Sacramento Kings beat writer

Kings coach George Karl says team needs more professionalism, effort

December 19, 2015 07:58 PM

UPDATED December 20, 2015 08:20 AM

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