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Today’s NBA requires dynamic playmakers like De’Aaron Fox. The Kings have been looking for someone like him for a while. But the Kings should not be done addressing the point guard position.
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The 31-year-old Afflalo was signed last summer. He struggled. The Kings will go into free agency with just two players on their roster with more than two years of experience in the league.
From De’Aaron Fox at No. 5 to Frank Mason III in the second round, the Kings are getting A’s – and even an A+ or two – from national sports media for this year’s draft efforts.
A Kings fan on Twitter decided to ask his crush out on a date after saying he would do so if the Kings drafted De’Aaron Fox. They did, and so he followed through.
After Kansas forward Josh Jackson canceled a workout with the Celtics in Sacramento, Danny Ainge said that “There’s nothing to do in Sacramento.” Ainge did spend two years in Sacramento as a King.