Kings Official Media Release

KINGS RE-SIGN JASON THOMPSON

SACRAMENTO, CALIF., July 12, 2012 -- The Sacramento Kings today re-signed forward Jason Thompson to a multi-year contract, according to Vice President of Basketball Operations Wayne Cooper. Per team policy, terms of the contract were not disclosed.

“We’re happy to have Jason back with the team,” said Cooper. “We’re looking forward to having him once again play an integral role in our young frontcourt. He works extremely hard and his leadership is invaluable.”

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