Kayte Christensen on how the Kings coasted to win over the Bucks

Mar 13, 2024, 9:36 AM | Updated: 9:36 am

SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA - MARCH 12: Malik Monk #0 of the Sacramento Kings is guarded by Pat Connaugh...

(Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

(Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

The Sacramento Kings continue to hold their own against the best teams in the NBA.

Sacramento, who holds an 8-5 record against the top four teams in the Western Conference this season, finally broke through in the Eastern Conference following Tuesday’s convincing 129-94 win over the Milwaukee Bucks at Golden 1 Center.

NBC Sports California analyst Kayte Christensen joined The Carmichael Dave Show with Jason Ross on Wednesday morning to share her thoughts on why the best teams bring the best play out of this Kings team and much more.

YouTube video

Topics Discussed

  • What was Kayte’s reaction to the late-game dunk from Bucks rookie Andre Jackson Jr.?
  • What did Kayte like the most about last night’s Kings win?
  • “Defensively, they seemed well connected and in sync.”
  • Can Sacramento break through this up-and-down cycle with a win over the Lakers on Wednesday?
  • “This team understands that when they are facing top-level teams, it’s going to take everything they have.”
  • Kayte says the Kings have given Los Angeles its “full mental focus” this season
  • What has Keon Ellis provided for Sacramento as of late?

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.

More on Kings vs. Bucks

Kings go wire-to-wire during impressive win over Bucks

When is the next Sacramento Kings game?

Sacramento will continue its six-game homestand on Wednesday night when they complete a back-to-back against the Los Angeles Lakers.

Los Angeles (36-30) is currently hot on the Kings’ tails in the Western Conference playoff race, although Sacramento holds a 3-0 record in the head-to-head season series against their old rival.

De’Aaron Fox’s career-high-tying 44-point performance on March 6th led the Kings to a 130-120 win over the Lakers at Arena in a game that started with Sacramento falling behind by 19 points during the first quarter.

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

YouTube video

Upcoming Schedule

  • Wednesday, March 13th – Sacramento Kings vs. Los Angeles Lakers – 7:00 PM PST
  • Saturday, March 16th – Sacramento Kings vs. New York Knicks – 7:00 PM PST
  • Monday, March 18th – Sacramento Kings vs. Memphis Grizzlies – 7:00 PM PST
  • Wednesday, March 20th – Sacramento Kings @ Toronto Raptors – 4:30 PM PST
  • Thursday, March 21st – Sacramento Kings @ Washington Wizards – 4:00 PM PST

Thank you for reading Follow us on Twitter and Google News, and subscribe to our YouTube channel.


Sacramento Kings

SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA - DECEMBER 17: Acting head coach Doug Christie of the Sacramento Kings looks...

Brenden Nunes

Kings Summer League team records 31 turnovers in loss to Memphis

In their first game in Las Vegas, the 2024 Sacramento Kings summer league team committed 31 turnover en route to a 103-83 loss to Memphis.

5 hours ago

MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA - MARCH 01: Malik Monk #0 of the Sacramento Kings dribbles the ball against ...

Frankie Cartoscelli

Emirates NBA Cup 2024: Group Draw Results for the Kings

The NBA has released the groups for this season's Emirates NBA Cup. Who will the Sacramento Kings face in their group play?

6 hours ago

Kyle Kuzma #33 of the Washington Wizards shoots in front of Domantas Sabonis #10 of the Sacramento ...

Amiliano Fragoso

National NBA Insider believes Kings aren’t done making big roster moves yet

Are the Sacramento Kings done making big splashes in the trade market? Brett Siegel remains curious as to what's next for Sacramento.

11 hours ago

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - APRIL 04: Keon Ellis #23 of the Sacramento Kings dribbles during the second ha...

Frankie Cartoscelli

Sacramento Kings NBA Las Vegas Summer League Schedule

The Sacramento Kings will begin NBA Las Vegas Summer League play this weekend. Here's the full schedule for the Beam Team:

14 hours ago

SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA - DECEMBER 17: Acting head coach Doug Christie of the Sacramento Kings looks...

Brenden Nunes

Sacramento Kings announce 2024 Las Vegas Summer League roster

With the California Classic completed, the Kings are onto their next offseason event. Their 2024 Las Vegas Summer League roster is here.

1 day ago

GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA - MARCH 17: Devin Carter #22 of the Providence Friars looks on during th...

Brenden Nunes

Report: Sacramento’s Devin Carter will miss approximately six months

After undergoing successful left shoulder surgery to repair a torn labrum, Kings' rookie Devin Carter is expected to miss roughly six months.

1 day ago

Kayte Christensen on how the Kings coasted to win over the Bucks