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Re: Kings General Discussion 2019-2020 

Post#241 » by City of Trees » Sat Jan 18, 2020 5:39 pm

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Re: Kings General Discussion 2019-2020 

Post#242 » by kalenclayton » Sat Jan 18, 2020 5:46 pm

City of Trees wrote:What?!

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I didn’t know Guy could jump. That was impressive.
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Re: Kings General Discussion 2019-2020 

Post#243 » by BoogieTime » Mon Jan 20, 2020 4:00 am

Fox’s defense has slipped this year, as you can tell by the advanced stats. And his leadership sorely lacks. As good as it is that he has shown some individual offense, the fact that the nba audience at large no longer discusses him in the Morant/Young circles is a strike against his development

Just has not been a good year for Fox/Bagley, which means it may be another build
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Re: Kings General Discussion 2019-2020 

Post#244 » by BoogieTime » Mon Jan 20, 2020 4:16 am

This summer, I’d make a pitch for VanVleet before matching on BOgi. Just a winner, that I feel can play with Fox too (pending on draft moves)
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Post#245 » by BoogieTime » Thu Jan 30, 2020 4:06 am

Fox’s career arc feels D’Angelo Russell type, at this stage. Both could have better motors, influence on games. IMO both could play with other lead guards. I wonder what type of contract De’aaron will command. I’d match in RFA if reasonable. But no way you give a max, or close to, for the impact of games I’m seeing
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Re: Kings General Discussion 2019-2020 

Post#246 » by BoogieTime » Sun Feb 2, 2020 1:41 am

Glad to see Mika brought in again. I’ve been saying the entire time he is an nba caliber big. I’d give him a multiple year minimum contract
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Re: Kings General Discussion 2019-2020 

Post#247 » by kalenclayton » Sun Feb 2, 2020 5:55 am

BoogieTime wrote:Glad to see Mika brought in again. I’ve been saying the entire time he is an nba caliber big. I’d give him a multiple year minimum contract

He looked really solid tonight.
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Re: Kings General Discussion 2019-2020 

Post#248 » by BoogieTime » Sun Feb 2, 2020 8:54 am

kalenclayton wrote:
BoogieTime wrote:Glad to see Mika brought in again. I’ve been saying the entire time he is an nba caliber big. I’d give him a multiple year minimum contract

He looked really solid tonight.


In Stockton, SL, etc, he screams rotation big. I don’t know why we haven’t signed him yet.
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Re: Kings General Discussion 2019-2020 

Post#249 » by kalenclayton » Sun Feb 2, 2020 5:57 pm

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kalenclayton wrote:
BoogieTime wrote:Glad to see Mika brought in again. I’ve been saying the entire time he is an nba caliber big. I’d give him a multiple year minimum contract

He looked really solid tonight.


In Stockton, SL, etc, he screams rotation big. I don’t know why we haven’t signed him yet.

Because it made sense to sign him. That’s against the Kings brand.
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Re: Kings General Discussion 2019-2020 

Post#250 » by SactoKingsFan » Sun Feb 2, 2020 8:50 pm

BoogieTime wrote:Fox’s career arc feels D’Angelo Russell type, at this stage. Both could have better motors, influence on games. IMO both could play with other lead guards. I wonder what type of contract De’aaron will command. I’d match in RFA if reasonable. But no way you give a max, or close to, for the impact of games I’m seeing
I think Fox is closer to third year John Wall than third year D'Angelo Russell. Still showing that star potential but hard to say anything conclusive about Fox this season due to the injury. By next season it should be clear if Fox is a legit franchise cornerstone.

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Re: Kings General Discussion 2019-2020 

Post#251 » by BoogieTime » Sat Feb 8, 2020 6:56 am

Since I wrote that post, I’ve liked what I’ve been seeing lately from Fox a lot better. Really becoming better at controlling offense and finding guys lately.
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Re: Kings General Discussion 2019-2020 

Post#252 » by wco81 » Wed Feb 12, 2020 9:15 pm

Interesting that this story came out.

https://basketball.realgm.com/wiretap/257201/Kings-Ownership-Supported-Drafting-Luka-Doncic

Why would the Kings ownership acknowledge this? Seems like it would undermine Divac.

Also, the 3 guys who agreed to draft BAgley are all former players? Maybe GM and other front office personnel shouldn't all be former players, especially since analytics is associated with front office execs with different backgrounds than as players -- e.g. they are stats nerds.
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Re: Kings General Discussion 2019-2020 

Post#253 » by BoogieTime » Wed Feb 12, 2020 9:45 pm

I haven’t read the article, but from what I hear, seems positive that Vivek isn’t perceived as still meddling and is not happy with current management. That’s good. So I’ll expect a change this summer

The Buddy stuff I hope isn’t true. The guy annoyingly has been better off the bench and the team is better with him there, now he’s potentially pressing that issue?
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Re: Kings General Discussion 2019-2020 

Post#254 » by SmellingColors » Yesterday 3:14 am

Good on Buddy for winning the 3pt contest considering he's our only representative for the weekend!

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