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Kayte Christensen has ‘no doubt’ Keegan Murray will eventually be an All-Star

Jun 5, 2024, 12:14 PM

Keegan Murray #13 of the Sacramento Kings looks on in the first quarter against the Portland Trail ...

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Kayte Christensen, color broadcaster for the Sacramento Kings, joined Allen Stiles and Chris Watkins on another edition of Stiles & Watkins on Sactown Sports 1140. Their conversation centered around Sacramento’s offseason, from Malik Monk to the potential of Keegan Murray and plenty more.

The trio started on the topic of potential offseason trades. They asked Kayte Christensen if she feels the Kings need to make a ‘big slash’ via the trade market, and what that could take. In her opinion, Keegan Murray is “no doubt” a future All-Star. How should that factor into the negotiations?

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Other topics discussed with Kayte Christensen included:

  • The challenge of replacing Malik Monk if he were to leave in free agency
  • Do the Sacramento Kings need an enforcer?
  • Is there an enforcer on the roster now? Trey Lyles?
  • Her WNBA experience and how it relates to Caitlin Clark’s rookie season
  • The discussion surrounding Clark’s rookie season
  • And plenty more!

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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