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Chicago Bulls announcer on why Kings fans will love DeMar DeRozan

Jul 8, 2024, 8:55 AM

(Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)...

(Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

(Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

The Sacramento Kings made waves over the weekend by agreeing to a three-year deal with six-time All-Star forward DeMar DeRozan, bringing the former Chicago Bull to the 916.

Now that Sacramento has acquired DeRozan, what can fans expect–both on and off the court–from the newest member of the team?

Bulls radio broadcaster Chuck Swirsky joined The Carmichael Dave Show with Jason Ross on Monday morning to share his experiences with DeRozan, explain why he feels Kings fans will love what he brings to the team, and much more.

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Topics Discussed

  • “It’s a great morning, especially for Kings fans.”
  • What kind of person are the Kings getting in DeMar DeRozan?
  • “I’m telling you right now, you got an incredible human being.”
  • Chuck says that DeRozan “truly loves the game.”
  • Was it a surprise that DeRozan chose to sign with Sacramento?
  • DeRozan learned a lot under San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich
  • “He comes to play every night.”
  • How will DeRozan fit with this Kings roster?
  • Which positions can DeRozan defend the best?

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Sacramento Kings 2024 Summer Schedule

California Classic | Golden 1 Center | Sacramento, CA

  • Tuesday, July 9th – vs. Charlotte Hornets – 7:00 PM PDT

California Classic | Chase Center | San Francisco, CA

  • Wednesday, July 10th – vs. Golden State Warriors – 7:00 PM PDT

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  • Friday, July 12th – @ Memphis Grizzlies – 3:00 PM PDT (NBA TV)
  • Monday, July 15th – vs. Utah Jazz – 7:00 PM PDT (ESPNU)
  • Wednesday, July 17th – @ New York Knicks – 12:30 PM PDT (NBA TV)
  • Thursday, July 18th – vs. Washington Wizards – 4:00 PM PDT (ESPN)
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NBA Offseason Schedule

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  • 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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