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Matt Barnes on joining the Sacramento Sports Hall of Fame

Jan 25, 2024, 12:47 PM

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Matt Barnes, NBA analyst for NBC Sports and former Sacramento King, joined “The Carmichael Dave Show with Jason Ross” to talk about growing up in Sacramento and joining the Sacramento Sports Hall of Fame.

By the end of his playing days at Del Campo High School, Barnes was an All-American, All-State, All-CIF, All-City and All-League player. The Sacramento native is known for his basketball game, he was also a football star. In his senior year, he recorded 58 receptions for 1,112 yards and 28 touchdowns as a receiver.

After four seasons at UCLA, Matt Barnes would go on to play for nine NBA teams over a 14-year career.

The three discuss growing up in Sacramento, what the Hall of Fame nod means to him, and what the Kings need for the second half of the season. Click here to watch and listen to the full interview with Matt Barnes.

More on the Sacramento Sports Hall of Fame

Along with Barnes, former New York Yankee Nick Johnson, NBA center James Donaldson, baseball player Leon Lee, and Olympic athlete Jamie Whitmore will make up the 2024 Hall of Fame class that was voted on by sports fans in the Sacramento area.

The group will all be honored at a ceremony at The Venue at Thunder Valley Casino Resort on Sunday, February 4th.

For more information and tickets for the ceremony, click here!

Listen to The Carmichael Dave Show with Jason Ross from 6 – 11 a.m. PST, Monday through Friday, on Sactown Sports 1140. Subscribe to their podcast here. Follow us on Twitter and be sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel.

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