Sacramento Should Be Playing on Xmas Day

The Xmas Day games highlight glamour markets, elite players, grudges, supposed May or June matchups, huge ratings, players that sell jerseys, shoes, sodas, cars, iconic shotmakers, experienced coaches. In other words, the small market young on the way up players and teams are at home on Xmas. That’s not a bad thing. They get to…

When Cries Of “Stop Killing Us” and the NBA Collide

On Sunday night in the Meadowview neighborhood, two Sacramento police officers entered a backyard. They encountered the man they had been chasing, Stephon Clark, a father of two. They shot him 20 times, and discovered the “weapon” they feared. It was an iPhone. Minutes before chaos ensued, one of the officers yelled at Clark in…

Can Sacramento Be Saved?

This is the 12th year of Sacramento Kings apathy. The Los Angeles Clippers were never this bad. They never missed the playoffs 11 years in a row. The last time the Kings were in the playoffs, the U.S. President was named after a King- King George. The Bushes left D.C. in 2008 and have lived…