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  1. Are the Kings Really Getting Better?Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Sactown Royalty

    ... Isaiah Thomas. The (former) Pizza Guy's departure has, in the minds of many Kings fans, left a void that one Darren Collison simply cannot fill, potentially leaving the team susceptible to less success without Thomas than they had with him. However, ...

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  2. Sacramento Kings' Offseason: Lots of rumors, minor movesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sactown Royalty

    ... Following the draft, the biggest news of the offseason happened. First, the kings signed free agent Darren Collison from the Los Angeles Clippers . This signing immediately caused rumors relating to the future of Isaiah Thomas . Nine days after ...

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  3. Sacramento Kings' Ben McLemore to replace Isaiah Thomas as 'Pizza Guy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | A Royal Pain

    ... a good amount of choices might it be Rudy Gay ? DeMarcus Cousins ? What about a new guy like Nik Stauskas or Darren Collison ? If you answered none of the above, you'd be correct as Ben McLemore was officially named as Isaiah Thomas' replacement. ...

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  4. Predicting Sacramento Kings' Player Rotation In 2014-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Rant Sports

    The Sacramento Kings had a busy offseason, swapping Isaiah Thomas for Darren Collison and greasing the wheels in trade rumors surrounding Rajon Rondo, Kevin Love and Josh Smith. As the preseason approaches, however, the Kings' rotation will look markedly similar to that of last season, with notable additions of first-round pick Nik Stauskas and undrafted free agent Eric Moreland.

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  5. Sacramento Kings feel Ben McLemore, Nik Stauskas can play togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | A Royal Pain

    ... first being size. Such a lineup would force Rudy Gay to the power forward position and when combined with Darren Collison at the one, that's a pretty small starting five (sans DeMarcus Cousins ). In addition it remains to be seen if Nik can continue ...

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  6. Kings coach says Nik Stauskas and Ben McLemore can play togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | MSNBC

    ... in the backcourt or use them as the two and three in a three-guard lineup with a true point guard like Darren Collison or Ray McCallum . Stauskas showed he can be the lead ball-handler, run the pick-and-roll and distribute - in college. I'm not sure ...

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  7. 30Q: Is the Kings future as bleak as ESPN thinks it is?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Sactown Royalty

    ... with little regard for chemistry or role definition. The kicker: replacing spark plug Isaiah Thomas with Darren Collison, ostensibly (at least in part) because of his defensive acumen , an opinion that surely is not shared by many people in NBA ...

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  8. Watchability: Is Cousins ready to grow up yet?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | USA Today

    ... What's new? They swapped out undervalued No. 2 scorer Isaiah Thomas for more experienced and traditional Darren Collison at point guard. Also, No. 8 overall draft pick Nik Stauskas can really shoot. How good will they be? They're still quite a bit ...

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  9. Sacramento Kings 2014-15 Schedule: 5 Notable GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Rant Sports

    ... it to the Kings, and the Kings will have to prove that they made the right move in choosing new point guard Darren Collison over Thomas. With his above-average play as a member of Team USA this summer, Cousins will deservedly enter the season with ...

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  10. 30Q: Who will represent the Kings at All-Star Weekend this year?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | Sactown Royalty

    ... if they both earn a spot in the challenge. While McCallum is expected to play off the bench behind Darren Collison , Collison won't demand so many minutes that McCallum won't have a chance to show his abilities. If he builds off of his performances ...

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  11. 30Q: Will the Kings make a leap defensively?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Sactown Royalty

    ... shooter and scorer but with a lacking defensive acumen. The Point Guard switch from Isaiah Thomas to Darren Collison has been touted as a potential defensive upgrade, but that could just be a case of switching from terrible defense to just bad ...

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  12. 30Q: Is the Honeymoon Period Over?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | Sactown Royalty

    ... came when the Kings decided not to bring back fan favorite Isaiah Thomas, instead going after a cheaper Darren Collison. This was probably the least popular decision made in the post-Maloof era, especially since the price Thomas fetched in Phoenix ...

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  13. Meet Ray McCallum, the Sacramento Kings Next Breakout PlayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | A Royal Pain

    ... stuck behind a number of talented guards on the roster. This year he is the clear backup behind new comer Darren Collison . Collison is a journeyman point guard and is now playing for his fifth team in six years. He is a more than capable backup ...

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  14. Hang Time: A Place in The SunRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | NBA.com

    ... Sacramento, seemingly suggesting it wanted more of a facilitator at the point, signed free-agent journeyman Darren Collison to a three-year, $16 million deal on July 10 . It was a hefty raise for Collison, a backup last season with the Clippers, but ...

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  15. The Sacramento Kings All-Time Draft: Rounds 5 & 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Sactown Royalty

    ... The Kings really have not had very many good Point Guards in their history. In fact, if you think about it, Darren Collison might be a Top-10 Kings Point Guard of all time already. For my next pick I am going to go with a guy who can play the two or ...

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  16. Rondo trade 80% chance to kingsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Boston Celtics

    ... it does appear that the Kings have a decent shot at getting a deal done. This would be devastating news for Darren Collison, who has already been named the opening-night starter for the Kings, but again, we're just considering it a rumor at this ...

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  17. Should New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis play for Team USA?Read the original story

    Aug 15, 2014 | NOLA.com

    New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis drives to the basket past Los Angeles Clippers forward Hedo Turkoglu, left, forward Glen Davis, second from left, forward Danny Granger and guard Darren Collison, right, during the second half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Wednesday, March 26, 2014.

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  18. What is Positionless Basketball?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Sactown Royalty

    ... the washer and dryer sooo....yeah.... Anyways...where was I? Let's take a look at our new roster additions: Darren Collison , Nik Stauskas , Omri Casspi (assuming he ever gets the contract signed), Eric Moreland , and scrubs from New York, whom I ...

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  19. Kings schedule released – a look at 5 home games certain to be selloutsRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... ne to shy from pressure, averaged 20.3 points and 6.3 assists for the Kings last season. Can new point guard Darren Collison contain him?

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  20. Kings 2014-15 Schedule: Top Games, Championship Odds and Record PredictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... coming into their own. Center DeMarcus Cousins is approaching superstar status. Newly signed point guard Darren Collison has a chance to break out as a full-time starter. Rudy Gay is a big-time scorer. Up-and-coming players like Ben McLemore and Nik ...

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