Isaiah Thomas’ hot start to the season is no surprise, considering he was one of the Kings’ best players in the preseason.
That made the decision to start Greivis Vasquez, who admittedly is still finding his way back from offseason ankle surgery, at point guard on Friday night a tricky one. But coach Michael Malone stuck with the plan to start Vasquez against the Detroit Pistons...
The Sacramento Kings had an interesting ride this off season, and are my favorite to be the surprise team of the year. 2012-2013 Record: 28-54 2013-2014 Projection: 36-46 Drafted Players: Ben McLemore, Ray McCallum Acquired Players: Greivis Vasquez, Luc Richard Mbah a Moute Key Losses: Tyreke Evans The Sacramento Kings are finally starting ...The post Sacramento Kings:...
Greivis Vasquez has shown in his brief time with the Kings he can be extremely positive and a team leader.
Vasquez is also a realist. He knows the Kings need more from him.
Vasquez was only cleared for contact Oct. 1 after sitting out five months following offseason ankle surgery. His play has been inconsistent to start the season.
Following a solid showing in the season opener...
Greivis Vasquez has gotten off to an inconsistent start to the season with the Sacramento Kings, and the point guard knows the team needs more out of him.
"I need to produce more. I need to be who I am, but it takes a little bit of time," Vasquez said. "It's not going to be overnight. I believe in myself; I believe in what I can do. The only game that we won...
The Sacramento Kings are maintaining talks with Greivis Vasquez on a potential contract extension before the Oct. 31 deadline for 2010 draft picks.
The Kings also could extend the contract of Patrick Patterson, and the organization has to decide whether to exercise the team option on Jimmer Fredette's deal for 2014-15, worth $3.3 million.
"We're still looking at things...
His teammates would say Greivis Vasquez was just fine physically. But there was no rush to get him back on the floor until the team deemed him healthy enough to test his ankle in game situations.
Finally an opponent was able to deal with what the Kings have seen in practice for the last two weeks.
It was only for 11 minutes but Vasquez made his Kings debut in a 99-88 preseason...
Sacramento Kings point guard Greivis Vasquez is expected to make his debut against the Los Angeles Clippers on Monday a source told Yahoo Sports.
Vasquez underwent surgery to remove bone spurs in his right ankle on May 24 and was projected to miss 12 to 16 weeks. He took part in the Kings’ training camp in Santa Barbara Calif. but did not play in the preseason opener against the...
Greivis Vasquez is eligible for a contract extension this offseason, but no deal is imminent.
While many of the Sacramento Kings' players are in town to work out, Vasquez is not as he fulfills his role on the Venezuelan national team.
DeMarcus Cousins has taken an active role in the workouts.
Vasquez was traded from New Orleans to the Kings this summer.
September 10, 2013
Sacramento Kings: What 5 Probable King Starters Must Work On
By Mike Elworth
PG: Greivis Vasquez- Scoring Efficiency
- There is no doubting that Vasquez is one of the best passers and distributors in the NBA, as he was third in the NBA last year in assists, with 9 per game. However, despite averaging 14 points per game last season, he needs to become a more efficient scorer. He shot...
The Sacramento Kings have acquired point guard Greivis Vasquez in a three-team trade agreement reached last week that sends Tyreke Evans to the New Orleans Pelicans.
New Kings general manager Pete D'Alessandro said in a statement Wednesday that Vasquez ''established himself as one of the league's most talented young point guards last season and we're confident...
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July 10, 2013