Kosta Koufos

Height: 7' 0"
Weight: 265
College: Ohio State
Birth Place: Canton, Ohio
Draft: 2008 1st round (23rd pick) by the
  • 2017 Media Day Primer

    2017 Media Day Primer

    An exciting offseason is coming to a close. As the Kings prepare for the 2017-18 campaign, the first stop is Media Day, which serves as the unofficial tip-off to the new season. Right before each NBA team starts training camp, the entire roster and coaching staff make themselves available to the media for a gauntlet of interviews, photo shoots, and more. This year, fans can tune in across all of the team and Golden 1 Center’s social platforms to get an up-close look at Media Day live from the Kings Practice Facility in Golden 1 Center. Special guests lined up for Monday’s activities include Rachel DeMita from NBA 2KTV, who will be hosting live show on Facebook and Twitter for the entirety of

  • Southwest Division Preview: Where are the Wings?
    Blazer's Edge

    Southwest Division Preview: Where are the Wings?

    Blazer’s Edge Podcast hosts Dan and Tara finish up previewing the Western Conference with @hoopcityhellcat Aimee Stiegemeyer, co-founder of All Heart in Hoop City, a Grizzlies blog written and managed by women. We find out how things are going in Memphis where it’s been an eventful summer with several key Grit-n-Grind players moving on to new teams. Then we discuss the five teams in the Southwest Division that appear to be, at least for now, the easiest in the Western Conference to predict. “If you want a vision of the future, imagine the Spurs in the first round - forever.” - Our guest, paraphrasing George Orwell. Tune in for this and more on this edition of the Blazer’s Edge podcast. 1:10 What

  • Lakers Announce Basketball Operations Promotions & Additions
    Los Angeles Sentinel

    Lakers Announce Basketball Operations Promotions & Additions

    The Los Angeles Lakers have promoted Jordan Wilkes to Director of Player Development and Josh Wright to Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, and have hired Kristen Andrews as Manager of Nutrition and Wellness, and Adi Vase as Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, it was announced today. With the team since the 2013-14 season, Wilkes is responsible for assisting General Manager Rob Pelinka in the day-to-day operations of the team, focusing on the personal growth of the players on the roster, while providing resources and assisting in the development of life skills off the court and outside of basketball. The L.A. native and University of California, Berkeley graduate spent the last