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Amick: Expect a ’10-to-12 game’ suspension for Draymond Green

Dec 14, 2023, 8:34 AM

PHOENIX, ARIZONA - DECEMBER 12: Draymond Green #23 of the Golden State Warriors reacts after being ...

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(Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Draymond Green has been suspended by the NBA–again.

This time, there is no clear ending to the Golden State Warriors forward’s suspension, as the league is looking to make a statement by holding Green out from game action “indefinitely.”

The Athletic’s Sam Amick joined The Carmichael Dave Show with Jason Ross on Thursday morning to share what he is hearing about Green’s latest suspension, predict how long the Warriors will be without its starting power forward, and much more.

Plus, what do the Sacramento Kings need to do in order to make the leap from a good team to an NBA Finals contender?

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Topics Discussed

  • Dog talk: Dave and Sam bring their pups in for cameo appearances
  • Draymond Green has been suspended indefinitely by the NBA
  • Is the NBA sending a message to Green and the Warriors?
  • “The early intel that we’re hearing is the 10-to-12 [game] range if all goes well.”
  • What will Green’s return-to-play process look like?
  • “The spirit of it is getting to the ‘why is this still happening?'”
  • How much has the public perception of Green and the Warriors changed this season?
  • Does Stephen Curry need to get more involved with Green?
  • The Sacramento Kings continue to get blown out in losses
  • Sam gives his temperature check on the Kings
  • “They look like a good team with a very little chance of making an impact in the playoffs.”
  • Sam says that Sacramento needs to find a way to get better, whether it’s internal or trade

More on Draymond Green’s ejection & suspension

Warriors forward Draymond Green suspended indefinitely

Listen to The Carmichael Dave Show with Jason Ross from 6 – 10 a.m. PST, Monday through Friday, on Sactown Sports 1140.

Click here for full episodes of The Carmichael Dave Show with Jason Ross.

When is the next Sacramento Kings game?

Sacramento will return home for a six-game home stand that will tip off on Thursday night against the up-and-coming Oklahoma City Thunder.

The Kings got the best of the Thunder during their lone meeting with OKC on November 10th, with Kevin Huerter (28 points) and Keegan Murray (24 points) leading Sacramento to a 105-98 win with De’Aaron Fox (ankle) sidelined.

Be sure to tune in right here on Sactown Sports 1140 for all of your Kings vs. Thunder coverage, beginning at 5:30 PM PST on Game Night before a 7:00 PM PST tip-off from Golden 1 Center.

Upcoming Schedule

  • Thursday, December 14th – Sacramento Kings vs. Oklahoma City Thunder – 7:00 PM PST
  • Saturday, December 16th – Sacramento Kings vs. Utah Jazz – 7:00 PM PST
  • Monday, December 18th – Sacramento Kings vs. Washington Wizards – 7:00 PM PST
  • Wednesday, December 20th – Sacramento Kings vs. Boston Celtics – 7:00 PM PST
  • Friday, December 22nd – Sacramento Kings vs. Phoenix Suns – 7:00 PM PST

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