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The 2007–08 Sacramento Kings season was the 63rd season of the franchise, 59th in the National Basketball Association (NBA) and 23rd in Sacramento.

2007–08 Sacramento Kings season
Head coachReggie Theus
General managerGeoff Petrie
ArenaARCO Arena
Results
Record38–44 (.463)
PlaceDivision: 4th (Pacific)
Conference: 11th (Western)
Playoff finishDNQ

Stats @ Basketball-Reference.com
Local media
TelevisionCSN West, KXTV
RadioKHTK
< 2006–07 2008–09 >

Key dates prior to the start of the season:

Contents

Off-season notesEdit

The Kings, following a disappointing 2006–07 season, fired coach Eric Musselman and replaced him with Reggie Theus.

Draft picksEdit

Sacramento's selections from the 2007 NBA draft in New York City.

Round Pick Player Position Nationality School/Club Team
1 10 Spencer Hawes Center   United States Washington

Other notable additionsEdit

Daniel Artest, the brother of Ron Artest, made it on the summer league roster and practice squad. Artest scored two points as a back-up in limited summer league action.

RosterEdit

Sacramento Kings roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Height Weight DOB (YYYY-MM-DD) From
F 3   Abdur-Rahim, Shareef 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 245 lb (111 kg) California
SF 93   Artest, Ron 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 260 lb (118 kg) St. John's
G 8   Douby, Quincy 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 175 lb (79 kg) Rutgers
G/F 32   García, Francisco 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 195 lb (88 kg) Louisville
C 31   Hawes, Spencer 7 ft 0 in (2.13 m) 230 lb (104 kg) Washington
PG 5   Johnson, Anthony 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 195 lb (88 kg) College of Charleston
SG 23   Martin, Kevin 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 185 lb (84 kg) Western Carolina
C 52   Miller, Brad 7 ft 0 in (2.13 m) 261 lb (118 kg) Purdue
C 33   Moore, Mikki 7 ft 0 in (2.13 m) 223 lb (101 kg) Nebraska
G/F 15   Salmons, John 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 207 lb (94 kg) Miami (FL)
F 9   Thomas, Kenny 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 245 lb (111 kg) New Mexico
PG 19   Udrih, Beno 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 205 lb (93 kg) Slovenia
F 22   Williams, Shelden 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 250 lb (113 kg) Duke
C 42   Wright, Lorenzen 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 255 lb (116 kg) Memphis
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (DP) Unsigned draft pick
  • (FA) Free agent
  • (S) Suspended
  •   Injured

Roster

StandingsEdit

Pacific Division W L PCT GB Home Road Div
y-Los Angeles Lakers 57 25 .695 30–11 27–14 12–4
x-Phoenix Suns 55 27 .671 2 30–11 25–16 10–6
Golden State Warriors 48 34 .585 9 27–14 21–20 10–6
Sacramento Kings 38 44 .463 19 26–15 12–29 3–13
Los Angeles Clippers 23 59 .284 34 13–28 10–31 5–11


Record vs. opponentsEdit

2007-08 NBA Records
Team ATL BOS CHA CHI CLE DAL DEN DET GSW HOU IND LAC LAL MEM MIA MIL MIN NJN NOH NYK ORL PHI PHO POR SAC SAS SEA TOR UTA WAS
Atlanta 0–3 2–2 2–2 1–2 1–1 1–1 0–4 1–1 0–2 1–2 1–1 1–1 2–0 3–1 2–2 2–0 1–3 0–2 4–0 2–2 3–1 1–1 0–2 1–1 0–2 1–1 1–2 1–1 2–2
Boston 3–0 3–1 4–0 2–2 2–0 1–1 2–1 1–1 2–0 3–0 2–0 2–0 2–0 4–0 4–0 2–0 4–0 1–1 4–0 1–2 3–1 1–1 2–0 2–0 2–0 2–0 3–1 1–1 0–3
Charlotte 2–2 1–3 1–3 1–3 0–2 1–1 0–3 1–1 0–2 3–1 2–0 1–1 1–1 3–1 1–2 2–0 1–3 0–2 1–2 1–3 1–2 0–2 2–0 0–2 0–2 2–0 2–2 1–1 1–3
Chicago 2–2 0–4 3–1 3–1 0–2 1–1 3–1 1–1 0–2 2–2 1–1 0–2 1–1 2–1 3–1 1–1 1–2 0–2 2–2 0–4 1–3 0–2 0–2 1–1 0–2 2–0 1–2 1–1 1–2
Cleveland 2–1 2–2 3–1 1–3 1–1 0–2 1–3 1–1 0–2 4–0 2–0 2–0 2–0 3–0 1–3 2–0 1–3 0–2 2–1 1–3 2–1 0–2 2–0 2–0 1–1 1–1 3–1 1–1 2–2
Dallas 1–1 0–2 2–0 2–0 1–1 1–2 1–1 3–1 3–1 1–1 4–0 1–3 4–0 2–0 1–1 3–0 1–1 2–2 2–0 2–0 1–1 2–1 2–2 2–1 1–3 3–1 1–1 2–2 0–2
Denver 1–1 1–1 1–1 1–1 2–0 2–1 0–2 3–1 2–2 1–1 3–1 0–3 4–0 2–0 1–1 4–0 2–0 1–2 1–1 1–1 1–1 2–2 2–2 2–1 2–2 3–1 2–0 1–3 2–0
Detroit 4–0 1–2 3–0 1–3 3–1 1–1 2–0 2–0 1–1 4–0 2–0 1–1 2–0 4–0 3–1 2–0 3–0 2–0 2–2 2–2 2–2 2–0 1–1 0–2 2–0 2–0 3–1 0–2 2–1
Golden State 1–1 1–1 1–1 1–1 1–1 1–3 1–3 0–2 2–2 1–1 3–1 2–2 4–0 2–0 2–0 3–1 1–1 1–2 1–1 1–1 2–0 2–2 2–2 3–1 2–1 2–1 2–0 0–3 2–0
Houston 2–0 0–2 2–0 2–0 2–0 1–3 2–2 1–1 2–2 2–0 3–0 2–1 3–1 1–1 2–0 3–0 2–0 2–2 2–0 1–1 0–2 2–2 4–0 2–2 2–2 4–0 1–1 1–2 2–0
Indiana 2–1 0–3 1–3 2–2 0–4 1–1 1–1 0–4 1–1 0–2 1–1 0–2 1–1 3–1 3–1 1–1 2–2 1–1 4–0 1–2 3–0 0–2 2–0 1–1 0–2 1–1 1–3 1–1 2–2
L.A. Clippers 1–1 0–2 0–2 1–1 0–2 0–4 1–3 0–2 1–3 0–3 1–1 0–4 3–1 1–1 1–1 1–3 2–0 0–4 2–0 0–2 0–2 1–3 0–3 3–1 0–3 2–1 1–1 1–3 0–2
L.A. Lakers 1–1 0–2 1–1 2–0 0–2 3–1 3–0 1–1 2–2 1–2 2–0 4–0 2–1 2–0 1–1 3–0 1–1 2–2 2–0 1–1 2–0 3–1 2–2 3–1 2–2 4–0 2–0 3–1 2–0
Memphis 0–2 0–2 1–1 1–1 0–2 0–4 0–4 0–2 0–4 1–3 1–1 1–3 1–2 2–0 0–2 2–2 2–0 0–4 2–0 1–1 0–2 0–3 0–3 2–2 1–3 3–1 0–2 0–3 1–1
Miami 1–3 0–4 1–3 1–2 0–3 0–2 0–2 0–4 0–2 1–1 1–3 1–1 0–2 0–2 2–2 1–1 1–2 0–2 1–3 0–4 0–3 1–1 0–2 1–1 0–2 1–1 0–4 1–1 0–4
Milwaukee 2–2 0–4 2–1 1–3 3–1 1–1 1–1 1–3 0–2 0–2 1–3 1–1 1–1 2–0 2–2 1–1 0–4 0–2 1–3 1–3 1–2 0–2 0–2 0–2 0–2 1–1 1–2 0–2 2–2
Minnesota 0–2 0–2 0–2 1–1 0–2 0–3 0–4 0–2 1–3 0–3 1–1 3–1 0–3 2–2 1–1 1–1 1–1 1–3 1–1 1–1 1–1 2–2 0–4 2–1 0–4 1–3 0–2 2–2 0–2
New Jersey 3–1 0–4 3–1 2–1 3–1 1–1 0–2 0–3 1–1 0–2 2–2 0–2 1–1 0–2 2–1 4–0 1–1 0–2 1–3 1–3 2–2 0–2 1–1 0–2 0–2 2–0 1–3 1–1 2–1
New Orleans 2–0 1–1 2–0 2–0 2–0 2–2 2–1 0–2 2–1 2–2 1–1 4–0 2–2 4–0 2–0 2–0 3–1 2–0 2–0 1–1 2–0 4–0 2–2 1–2 2–2 3–0 1–1 1–3 0–2
New York 0–4 0–4 2–1 2–2 1–2 0–2 1–1 2–2 1–1 0–2 0–4 0–2 0–2 0–2 3–1 3–1 1–1 3–1 0–2 1–3 1–3 0–2 0–2 0–2 0–2 0–2 1–3 1–1 2–1
Orlando 2–2 2–1 3–1 4–0 3–1 0–2 1–1 2–2 1–1 1–1 2–1 2–0 1–1 1–1 4–0 3–1 1–1 3–1 1–1 3–1 3–1 0–2 2–0 1–1 0–2 2–0 2–1 0–2 3–1
Philadelphia 1–3 1–3 2–1 3–1 1–2 1–1 1–1 2–2 0–2 2–0 0–3 2–0 0–2 2–0 3–0 2–1 1–1 2–2 0–2 3–1 1–3 1–1 1–1 1–1 1–1 2–0 1–3 0–2 2–2
Phoenix 1–1 1–1 2–0 2–0 2–0 1–2 2–2 0–2 2–2 2–2 2–0 3–1 1–3 3–0 1–1 2–0 2–2 2–0 0–4 2–0 2–0 1–1 3–0 4–0 3–1 4–0 2–0 1–2 2–0
Portland 2–0 0–2 0–2 2–0 0–2 2–2 2–2 1–1 2–2 0–4 0–2 3–0 2–2 3–0 2–0 2–0 4–0 1–1 2–2 2–0 0–2 1–1 0–3 1–3 0–3 2–2 1–1 3–1 1–1
Sacramento 1–1 0–2 2–0 1–1 0–2 1–2 1–2 2–0 1–3 2–2 1–1 1–3 1–3 2–2 1–1 2–0 1–2 2–0 2–1 2–0 1–1 1–1 0–4 3–1 1–3 3–1 1–1 2–2 0–2
San Antonio 2–0 0–2 2–0 2–0 1–1 3–1 2–2 0–2 1–2 2–2 2–0 3–0 2–2 3–1 2–0 2–0 4–0 2–0 2–2 2–0 2–0 1–1 1–3 3–0 3–1 2–1 1–1 2–2 2–0
Seattle 1–1 0–2 0–2 0–2 1–1 1–3 1–3 0–2 1–2 0–4 1–1 1–2 0–4 1–3 1–1 1–1 3–1 0–2 0–3 2–0 0–2 0–2 0–4 2–2 1–3 1–2 1–1 0–4 0–2
Toronto 2–1 1–3 2–2 2–1 1–3 1–1 0–2 1–3 0–2 1–1 3–1 1–1 0–2 2–0 4–0 2–1 2–0 3–1 1–1 3–1 1–2 3–1 0–2 1–1 1–1 1–1 1–1 0–2 1–3
Utah 1–1 1–1 1–1 1–1 1–1 2–2 3–1 2–0 3–0 2–1 1–1 3–1 1–3 3–0 1–1 2–0 2–2 1–1 3–1 1–1 2–0 2–0 2–1 1–3 2–2 2–2 4–0 2–0 2–0
Washington 2–2 3–0 3–1 2–1 2–2 2–0 0–2 1–2 0–2 0–2 2–2 2–0 0–2 1–1 4–0 2–2 2–0 1–2 2–0 1–2 1–3 2–2 0–2 1–1 2–0 0–2 2–0 3–1 0–2

Game logEdit

OctoberEdit

Record: 0–1; Home: 0–0; Road: 0–1

# Date Visitor Score Home OT Leading scorer Attendance Record
1 31 October 2007 Kings 90–104 Hornets NA Kevin Martin (26) 15,188 0–1

NovemberEdit

Record: 5–8; Home: 5–2; Road: 0–6

# Date Visitor Score Home OT Leading scorer Attendance Record
2 2 November 2007 Kings 80–96 Spurs NA Kevin Martin (22) 17,072 0–2
3 3 November 2007 Kings 102–123 Mavericks NA Kevin Martin (28) 20,343 0–3
4 6 November 2007 SuperSonics 98–104 Kings NA Kevin Martin (31) 14,908 1–3
5 9 November 2007 Cavaliers 93–91 Kings NA Kevin Martin (32) 15,293 1–4
6 10 November 2007 Timberwolves 93–100 Kings NA Kevin Martin (29) 13,170 2–4
7 12 November 2007 Kings 93–117 Jazz NA John Salmons (22) 19,911 2–5
9 14 November 2007 Kings 103–108 Timberwolves NA Kevin Martin (22) 11,656 2–6
10 16 November 2007 Knicks 118–123 Kings 2 Kevin Martin (43) 12,549 3–6
11 18 November 2007 Pistons 95–105 Kings NA Beno Udrih (23) 12,978 4–6
12 20 November 2007 Suns 100–98 Kings NA Ron Artest (33) 13,598 4–7
13 21 November 2007 Kings 111–127 Suns NA Francisco García (31) 18,422 4–8
14 23 November 2007 Kings 84–87 Trail Blazers NA Kevin Martin (21) 19,980 4–9
15 26 November 2007 Spurs 99–112 Kings NA Beno Udrih (27) 12,587 5–9

DecemberEdit

Record: 6–4; Home: 3–2; Road: 3–2

# Date Visitor Score Home OT Leading scorer Attendance Record
16 1 December 2007 Rockets 99–107 Kings NA Two-way tie (26) 15,081 6–10
17 4 December 2007 Jazz 107–117 Kings NA Kevin Martin (25) 12,688 7–10
18 7 December 2007 Clippers 97–87 Kings NA Ron Artest (21) 13,094 7–11
19 8 December 2007 Kings 97–101 Nuggets NA John Salmons (25) 15,493 7–12
20 10 December 2007 Bucks 93–96 Kings NA John Salmons (22) 12,449 8–12
21 12 December 2007 Kings 78–90 Celtics NA Two-way tie (16) 18,624 8–13
22 14 December 2007 Kings 109–99 Sixers NA Brad Miller (25) 10,856 9–13
23 15 December 2007 Kings 79–92 Wizards NA Brad Miller (21) 20,173 9–14
24 18 December 2007 Kings 106–101 Nets NA John Salmons (31) 11,902 10–14
25 19 December 2007 Kings 102–89 Bucks NA Ron Artest (26) 13,746 11–14
26 23 December 2007 Nuggets 106–105 Kings NA Ron Artest (24) 15,055 11–15

JanuaryEdit

Record: ; Home: ; Road:

# Date Visitor Score Home OT Leading scorer Attendance Record

FebruaryEdit

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# Date Visitor Score Home OT Leading scorer Attendance Record

MarchEdit

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# Date Visitor Score Home OT Leading scorer Attendance Record

AprilEdit

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# Date Visitor Score Home OT Leading scorer Attendance Record
  • Green background indicates win.
  • Red background indicates regulation loss.
  • White background indicates overtime/shootout loss.

Player statsEdit

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field-goal percentage  3P%  3-point field-goal percentage  FT%  Free-throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game

Regular seasonEdit

Player GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
Shareef Abdur-Rahim 6 0 8.5 .214 .000 1.000 1.7 .7 .17 .00 1.7
Ron Artest 57 54 38.1 .453 .380 .719 5.8 3.5 2.33 .67 20.5
Quincy Douby 74 0 11.8 .394 .344 .923 1.1 .7 .41 .16 4.8
Francisco García 79 20 26.5 .462 .391 .779 3.3 1.6 1.22 .63 12.3
Orien Greene 7 2 8.7 .273 .000 .000 .9 .4 .43 .14 .9
Spencer Hawes 71 8 13.1 .459 .190 .655 3.2 .6 .20 .56 4.7
Anthony Johnson* 27 11 15.2 .455 .500 .818 1.4 2.2 .37 .04 3.9
Dahntay Jones 25 0 8.2 .434 .167 .667 1.4 .5 .32 .24 3.2
Kevin Martin 61 57 36.3 .456 .402 .869 4.5 2.1 1.02 .08 23.7
Brad Miller 72 72 34.9 .463 .311 .848 9.5 3.7 .96 1.03 13.4
Mikki Moore 82 79 29.1 .577 .000 .736 6.0 1.0 .43 .56 8.5
John Salmons 81 41 31.1 .477 .325 .823 4.3 2.6 1.15 .38 12.5
Kenny Thomas 23 3 12.2 .421 .000 .000 2.7 .6 .26 .04 1.4
Beno Udrih 65 51 32.0 .464 .387 .850 3.3 4.3 .86 .15 12.8
Darryl Watkins 9 0 7.9 .333 .000 .400 1.3 .0 .22 .22 1.3
Shelden Williams* 28 0 12.9 .491 .000 .667 3.5 .3 .32 .36 5.2
Lorenzen Wright* 5 0 2.6 .250 .000 .000 .2 .2 .00 .00 .4

*Statistics include only games with the Kings

Awards and recordsEdit

RecordsEdit

MilestonesEdit

TransactionsEdit

The Kings were involved in the following transactions during the 2007–08 season.

TradesEdit

Free agentsEdit

Player Former team
Player New team

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit