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The Sacramento Kings selected Kentucky big man DeMarcus Cousins, so for those Warriors fans who were hoping he would slip to No. 6, I’m sorry. The Warriors drafted Baylor PF Ekpe Udoh with the sixth overall pick. It wasn’t a smoke-screen after all. I’ll have more on this later. Enjoy the rest of the draft!
In the Warriors’ 120-107 loss to the Kings on Sunday night, it was rebounding, free throws and dribble penetration that killed any chance the Warriors had of picking up their second win of the season. Looking at the box score from the game, the Warriors did some things well. They continued to thrive in transition, racking up 27 fast-break points. They shot the ball well from the field (42-83, 50.6 percent) and didn’t hurt themselves from distance (6-18, 33 percent… Read More »
Another tough loss. Another tough game to watch. Check out the box score. Here’s a recap of the game. If you want, you can look at the play-by-play report. More to come later.
Game 5 Warriors (1-3) at Sacramento Kings (2-4) At ARCO Arena, Sacramento Tonight, 6 p.m., CSN Bay Area, NBA TV Kings points per game: 101.8 Warriors points per game: 102.8 Kings points allowed per game: 106.7 Warriors points allowed per game: 113.5 Kings probable starting lineup PG-Beno Udrih (10.8 points, 3.2 assists) SG-Tyreke Evans (14.7 points, 3.0 rebounds, 4.2 assists, 1.5 steals) SF-Andres Nocioni (10.5 points, 4.0 rebounds) PF-Jason Thompson (11.2 points, 9.3 rebounds, 4.0 assists, 1.3 blocks) C-Spencer Hawes… Read More »