February 8, 1989
Former Clipper guard Derek Smith was waived by the Sacramento Kings, after his six-day suspension for arguing with Coach Jerry Reynolds, and the Kings then signed Michael Jackson to a 10-day contract.
September 30, 2013 |
Robert Sacre has finally joined Twitter. The second-year center signed a three-year deal with the Lakers in July, with two seasons fully guaranteed. Sacre made his first tweet on Friday. Hello Twitter! The REAL Sacre is finally here.... Lovin LA and living the dream! - Robert Sacre (@Bobby_Sacre) September 27, 2013 On Saturday, as the Lakers opened training camp, Sacre said he believes the work he's put in this summer has already made him a better player. "I'm pretty impressed on how I progressed, I'm not going to lie," he said. "I feel very confident within my game and very happy to be in the gym every day. " What has he improved?
April 28, 2013 |
Reggie Theus played in the NBA for more than a decade, covered the league as a broadcaster and coached the Sacramento Kings. So postseason drama at Staples Center draws his attention. "I've been a Lakers fan since I was a kid," said Theus, who starred at Inglewood High in the mid-1970s, "and I know a lot of guys on the Clippers. " But Theus has no time to be immersed in the playoffs. For the last three weeks, Cal State Northridge's new coach has been busy on campus or on the road recruiting, laying the groundwork to turn around a program.
April 8, 2012 |
After the Clippers played the Sacramento Kings in an extremely chippy game Thursday evening, DeMarcus Cousins called Blake Griffin an "actor" and said the NBA "babies" him. Griffin responded to Cousins' comments for the first time after the teams played again Saturday. "Well I first heard about it from my acting coach," Griffin joked. "He sent me the email and obviously he was thrilled.