Return of the Roar: Monte’s New Deal & The Kings Fail To Protect G1C

Jan 26, 2023, 12:35 PM | Updated: 3:10 pm

On the latest edition of Return of the Roar podcast, Chris Watkins and Frankie Cartoscelli discussed the Sacramento Kings’ decision to extend general manager Monte McNair’s contract, looked back at the team’s recent 7-2 stretch of play, looked ahead to the seven-game road trip, and much more.

Plus: Keegan Murray has played his way into consideration for the three-point shoot-out.

Topics Discussed:

  • Sacramento has won seven of nine and sits in third place in the Western Conference
  • How concerned are you about Wednesday’s loss to the Raptors?
  • The Kings need to do a better job of defending home court
  • Monte McNair is here to stay
  • Is there a better chance that the Kings can attract better talent with McNair and Mike Brown locked in long-term?
  • Does Domantas Sabonis deserve to start the All-Star game?
  • De’Aaron Fox or Damian Lillard: Who deserves the final All-Star guard spot?
  • Keegan Murray is taking a massive leap forward
  • Should the Kings extend Harrison Barnes?

The Return of the Roar podcast is a Sacramento Kings podcast hosted by Kings beat writer Frankie Cartoscelli and digital content producer Chris Watkins for Sactown Sports 1140.

Click here for more episodes of the Return of the Roar podcast.


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