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Assistant Coach Deividas Dulkys joining Jordi Fernandez in Brooklyn

May 21, 2024, 12:01 PM

Head coach Leonard Hamilton of the Florida State Seminoles talks with his players Luke Loucks #3 an...

NASHVILLE, TN - MARCH 18: Head coach Leonard Hamilton of the Florida State Seminoles talks with his players Luke Loucks #3 and Deividas Dulkys #4 against the Cincinnati Bearcats during the third round of the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Bridgestone Arena on March 18, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

(Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

When Mike Brown became head coach of the Sacramento Kings a few years ago, Jordi Fernandez was one of his first hires. With his stellar showings with both the Kings and Nuggets beforehand, it was expected that Fernandez would garner significant consideration for head coach openings leaguewide. Sure enough, he was hired by the Brooklyn Nets and is bringing another Sacramento assistant with him, Deividas Dulkys.

Deividas Dulkys was assigned to Malik Monk, who is headed into unrestricted free agency throughout the regular season. Having been collegiate teammates with assistant coach Luke Loucks at Florida State, the coaching staff had a solid relationship.

Michael Scotto of Hoops Hype was the first to report the news of Deividas Dulkys joining Fernandez in Brooklyn.

When is the next Sacramento Kings off-season date of interest?

The NBA Draft is now a two-night event.

Wednesday, June 26th, will act as the first night of the 2024 NBA Draft, where the Sacramento Kings will make their first-round selection (13th). The second round of the draft will be held on Thursday, June 27th, where the Kings will use its 45th overall pick.

Sacramento hasn’t had a first-round pick since 2022, when it selected Iowa product Keegan Murray with the fourth overall pick.

Stay locked into Sactown Sports for all of your Kings draft coverage, including player profiles, reports regarding pre-draft workouts, draft night coverage, and much more.

NBA Offseason Schedule

  • Wednesday, June 26-Thursday, June 27th – 2024 NBA Draft
  • Sunday, June 30th – Free Agent negotiating window opens (3 PM PST)
  • Saturday, July 6th – Free Agents can officially sign contracts
  • July 12-22nd – Las Vegas Summer League
  • July 27-August 11th – 2024 Olympic Games
  • Friday, September 27th – NBA training camps begin

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