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Kings Daily: Cauley-Stein’s skills grow

Second-year Kings center Willie Cauley-Stein was drafted primarily for his defensive abilities, but he wants to show he’s becoming more versatile. ... Cauley-Stein looks on during an NBA basketball game against the New Orleans Pelicans at the Golden 1 Center on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016 in Sacramento.
Second-year Kings center Willie Cauley-Stein was drafted primarily for his defensive abilities, but he wants to show he’s becoming more versatile. ... Cauley-Stein looks on during an NBA basketball game against the New Orleans Pelicans at the Golden 1 Center on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016 in Sacramento. hamezcua@sacbee.com

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Kings: Second-year center at ease demonstrating his development

Ever since Dave Joerger and his coaching staff joined the Kings, they have emphasized improving Willie Cauley-Stein’s all-around skills, including dribbling and perimeter shooting. Now that the second-year center is playing more, he is comfortable demonstrating his development. Take, for example, his drive past Andre Drummond for a dunk.

Video: Coach Joerger talks about the Kings’ win over the Pistons

Game plan: Kings vs. Cavaliers

Projected starters, broadcast information and keys to Wednesday’s game against the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Scouting the opponent: LeBron miffed with slumping Cavs’ direction

LeBron James has alluded to flaws with Cleveland’s roster all season. The day after their fifth loss in seven games, he spoke in more detail Tuesday. The Cavaliers host the Kings on Wednesday.

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