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Sam Amick gives his NBA All-Star roster predictions

Feb 1, 2024, 8:37 AM

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The 2024 NBA All-Star Game reserves will be announced on Thursday at 4:00 PM PST during TNT’s Inside The NBA pregame show.

The Athletic’s Sam Amick joined The Carmichael Dave Show with Jason Ross on Thursday morning to share his predictions for the Western Conference’s All-Star roster, dive into the NBA’s 65-game requirement for awards, and much more.

Plus: Sam breaks down his latest one-on-one piece with Domantas Sabonis.

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Topics Discussed

  • What is Sam hearing about the NBA’s new 65-game requirement for accolades?
  • How much pushback has there been around the league about the new requirement?
  • Who does Amick think will make the Western Conference All-Star team?
  • Will both De’Aaron Fox and Domantas Sabonis make the roster?
  • “I think Sabonis will get in. I would wonder about Fox.”
  • It could come down to Fox vs. Stephen Curry for one of the final All-Star spots
  • Sam breaks down his one-on-one with Domantas Sabonis
  • Is the trade market active as we move one week from the February 8th deadline?
  • Amick says that there isn’t much chatter at the moment, but that is expected to change in the coming days
  • Do the Kings need to make a move?
  • “[Sacramento] might be finding something here, even without a move.”

Listen to The Carmichael Dave Show with Jason Ross from 6 – 10 a.m. PST, Monday through Friday, on Sactown Sports 1140.

Click here for full episodes of The Carmichael Dave Show with Jason Ross.

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When is the next Sacramento Kings game?

Sacramento’s seven-game road trip will continue on Friday night as De’Aaron Fox will come face-to-face with former teammate Tyrese Haliburton and the Indiana Pacers.

On January 18th, a Haliburton-less Pacers team defeated the Kings by a final of 126-121 at Golden 1 Center. Star forward Pascal Siakam was also inactive for Indiana, meaning Sacramento will have its hands even more full this time around.

Be sure to tune in right here on Sactown Sports 1140 for all of your Kings vs. Pacers coverage, beginning at 3:00 PM PST on Game Night before a 4:30 PM PST tip-off from Indianapolis.

Upcoming Schedule

  • Friday, February 2nd – Sacramento Kings @ Indiana Pacers – 4:30 PM PST
  • Saturday, February 3rd – Sacramento Kings @ Chicago Bulls – 5:00 PM PST
  • Monday, February 5th – Sacramento Kings @ Cleveland Cavaliers – 4:00 PM PST
  • Wednesday, February 7th – Sacramento Kings vs. Detroit Pistons – 7:00 PM PST
  • Friday, February 9th – Sacramento Kings vs. Denver Nuggets – 7:00 PM PST

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