The Sacramento Kings officially announced the hiring of Monte McNair on Sept. Three days earlier, the seeds of a monumental shake-up were being planted in McNair’s former team. Daryl Morey resigned from his position as the general manager of the Houston Rockets last week, but he told The Athletic that the move was in the works for weeks.
The Milwaukee Bucks and Sacramento Kings will work together again Wednesday in a third "Team Up for Change" event, which this time will feature more NBA and WNBA squads joining them in an effort to call for greater racial equality and social justice. From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
One former Kings coach is back in the NBA. Dave Joerger has agreed to join the Philadelphia 76ers as an assistant coach on Doc Rivers’ staff. Joerger spent three seasons in Sacramento, finishing with a record of 98-148 and no playoff appearances.