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January 15, 2015 Updates
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While nothing the magnitude of last season’s trade for Rudy Gay is imminent, the Kings are exploring trades, with backup point guard Ramon Sessions the most likely candidate to be dealt. According to a league source, the Kings discussed a deal that would have sent Sessions to the Los Angeles Clippers for guard Jordan Farmar. Sessions has missed the last 10 games because of a low back strain. Sacramento Bee

Sacramento Kings forward Rudy Gay injured his left knee with 1:44 remaining in the first quarter tonight against the Dallas Mavericks and did not return. The Kings are now calling the injury a left knee lateral joint capsule sprain and he is listed day-to-day. Cowbell Kingdom

When a boy started choking on a mint before Sunday night’s Kings game at Sleep Train Arena, a fast-thinking fan jumped into action. Cheryl Horner-Christensen knew something was wrong when her nine-year-old son Jace started hitting her on the leg. “His eyes got really big and I just said, ‘somebody please help me, please help me I think he’s choking,'” Horner-Christensen recalled. “This man sitting basically right in front of my son jumped over the seat and just picked him up and started doing the Heimlich maneuver on him.” “Like something out of a movie,” witness Devin Rushkin added. “He grabs onto the kid and starts doing the Heimlich. The mint…popped out. And then everything kind of calmed down after that.” Fox40.com

January 13, 2015 Updates
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“There’s been a lot of ups and downs throughout my career and all I can do is stay as positive as possible,” Cousins said. “There’s light at the end of the tunnel. That’s the biggest thing you can look forward to. That’s what I tell myself all the time, ‘It’s not as bad as it was before.’ I’m in a better place than I was before. Boston Globe

January 10, 2015 Updates

"That passion for coaching is still there," Nuggets guard Arron Afflalo said of Karl. "He's had elite talent to work with before, and there are a few guys on the Kings who are like that." Ty Lawson said Karl would be a good fit for the Kings. "They want to run an up-tempo pace, and George is the perfect coach for that," Lawson said. "He knows how to manage people. (Sacramento) has a great team here, but I haven't really given it much thought if Karl should come here. I'm just concentrating on getting the Nuggets back into the playoffs." Denver Post

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The Sacramento Kings announced today that rookie forward Eric Moreland underwent successful surgery Saturday to repair a torn labrum in his left shoulder. The surgery was performed by Dr. Arthur Ting in Fremont, California, after an initial consultation with Kaiser Permanente. He will begin rehabilitation immediately and should be ready for NBA Summer League play. NBA.com



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