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2019 Schedule
39-43, 3rd in Pacific
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13hDave McMenamin

Kings' Walton accused in lawsuit of sexual assault

A lawsuit alleges that Sacramento Kings coach Luke Walton sexually assaulted a woman sometime before he was named coach of the Los Angeles Lakers in April 2016.

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The Sacramento Kings have hired Luke Walton as their coach just days after the Los Angeles Lakers parted ways with him following three losing seasons. The Kings announced Monday that Walton will replace Dave Joerger. Sacramento general manager Vlade Divac fired Joerger last week following a 39-43 finish that was the best record for the franchise in 13 years.

Stephen A. has a problem with the Kings hiring Walton so fast (1:11)
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10dAdrian Wojnarowski

Sources: Walton reaches deal to coach Kings

Luke Walton, who mutually parted ways with the Lakers on Friday, has agreed to a deal in principle to coach the Sacramento Kings, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

Adrian Wojnarowski ESPN 

Sacramento Kings GM Vlade Divac and former Lakers coach Luke Walton have agreed to a deal in principle.

Adrian Wojnarowski ESPN 

Sacramento GM Vlade Divac is offering Luke Walton his franchise's coaching job and there's confidence on both sides that a deal can be reached quickly, league sources tell ESPN. Divac and Walton are meeting this weekend.

Woj: Now comes the hard part for the Kings (1:28)
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208dJordan Schultz

The 10 Vegas over/unders that defined the NBA season

The Bucks flew past their projected win total, while LeBron and the Lakers failed to meet expectations. Here are the 10 over/under results furthest from Vegas' preseason expectations.

Elhassan: Kings firing coach shows organizational dysfunction (1:45)
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12dAdrian Wojnarowski

Kings' Divac fires Joerger after 39-win season

Kings GM Vlade Divac, whose contract was extended through the 2022-23 season, has fired coach Dave Joerger after dismissing assistant GM Brandon Williams earlier Thursday.

Woj: Divac firing Joerger is a 'power play' for the future (1:07)

Adrian Wojnarowski ESPN 

Kings GM Vlade Divac is planning to fire coach Dave Joerger in a face-to-face meeting today, league sources tell ESPN.

Adrian Wojnarowski ESPN 

Vlade Divac is pushing to consolidate his power as Kings top basketball executive, seriously weighing dismissal of coach Dave Joerger, league sources tell ESPN. Divac/Joerger set for meeting today. Joerger led Kings young core to a 39 win season. He has a year left on deal.

Hield's 3-pointer gives him NBA record (0:20)

Clark, Payton help Pelicans rally past Kings 133-129

Ian Clark scored 31 points with a career-best seven 3-pointers, Elfrid Payton had 12 of his 25 points in the final 3 1/2 minutes and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Sacramento Kings 133-129 on Sunday night.

Fox schools defender then scores (0:25)
Cauley-Stein slams in the putback dunk (0:26)
Fox soars in for the dunk (0:29)

Team Stats

Points Per Game114.29th
Rebounds Per Game45.414th
Assists Per Game25.414th
Points Allowed115.326th

Team History