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Kings Daily: Joerger has team in playoff hunt

Sacramento Kings coach Dave Joerger, center, huddles with his players during the second half of an NBA exhibition game Monday, Oct. 10, 2016, in Sacramento, Calif.
Sacramento Kings coach Dave Joerger, center, huddles with his players during the second half of an NBA exhibition game Monday, Oct. 10, 2016, in Sacramento, Calif. The Associated Press

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Voisin: Joerger has Kings in running for NBA playoffs

Intense but calm, first-year Kings coach Dave Joerger has minimized the drama and has the club on the heels of the Denver Nuggets for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference.

Cousins ready to double down on Kings: ‘I believe I’ll figure it out’

DeMarcus Cousins feels good about the Kings’ postseason prospects and wants to stay with the team. He’s eligible to sign a five-year contract extension worth up to $219 million this summer.

Former Kings star Chris Webber among 14 finalists for Hall of Fame

Chris Webber – who played 14 seasons in the NBA, nearly half of that time with the Kings – was named one of 14 finalists for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on Saturday. Inductees will be announced April 3.

How the Kings rank among NBA’s 30 teams in 13 stat categories

How do the Kings compare to the rest of the NBA teams statistically? See here in our photo gallery.

Cousins happy to see bigs keep crown in Skills Challenge

After years of campaigning to be in the Skills Challenge, Kings’ All-Star DeMarcus Cousins likes what he’s seen from the big men as they’ve now won it for the second consecutive season. New York’s Kristaps Porzingis beat Cousins in the opening round and went on to win the title.

Robinson III, Gordon, Porzingis win All-Star events

Indiana’s Glenn Robinson III is the NBA’s new dunk king, Houston’s Eric Gordon dethrones Golden State’s Klay Thompson in the 3-point contest and Porzingis shows he has skills.

NBA Beat: Thunder’s Westbrook heads midseason award picks

The Bee’s Jason Jones says this season’s MVP race figures to be as tight as any in recent memory. As of now, he’d vote for Oklahoma City guard Russell Westbrook.

The Bee’s Jason Jones ranks the NBA’s 30 teams

Golden State (first) and Brooklyn (last) continue to hold their spots from previous weeks. Where do the Kings rank?

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