Kings Open 2010-11 Training Camp at Team Practice Facility


KINGS OPEN 2010-11 TRAINING CAMP AT TEAM PRACTICE FACILITY
Media Day Will Take Place on Monday, September 27th
From 2-4 pm at ARCO Arena

SACRAMENTO, CA, September 14, 2010 -- The Sacramento Kings will kick off their 2010-11 Training Camp on Monday, September 27th, beginning with the annual Media Day festivities from 2-4 pm at ARCO Arena.

Kings players, coaches and select basketball personnel will be available for interviews and head shot photographs on Media Day. Special photo and interview requests should be directed in advance to Darrin May in the Kings’ Media Relations Department.

The Kings’ first official practice of training camp will take place on Tuesday, September 28th at 10 am in the first of two practices for the day. All of the practice sessions during the preseason will be held at the Kings Practice Facility, with the exception of the team’s annual open scrimmage event at ARCO Arena on Sunday, October 3rd. Media members should call the Kings’ Media Relations Department to confirm the availability time for each practice session. Players and coaches will be available for interviews immediately following practice. On days in which the team practices twice (Tuesday, September 28th through Saturday, October 2nd), media availability will take place after the morning session ONLY.

Sacramento will break camp on Monday, October 4th in preparation for the team’s preseason opener versus Phoenix on Tuesday, October 5th (7 pm PST) at ARCO Arena in the first of the Kings’ seven-game preseason schedule.

The Kings have a ticket plan for every fan, including season passes for less than $17 per game. Call 888-91-KINGS or log-on to Kings.com/tickets today for more information.

2010-11 SACRAMENTO KINGS TRAINING CAMP ROSTER
NUM PLAYER POS HT WT DOB FROM YRS
17 Connor Atchley F-C 6-10 225 05/31/1985 Texas R
18 Omri Casspi F 6-9 225 06/22/1988 Yavne, Israel 1
31 Joe Crawford G 6-5 207 06/17/1986 Kentucky 1
15 DeMarcus Cousins F-C 6-11 270 08/13/1990 Kentucky R
10 Samuel Dalembert C 6-11 250 05/10/1981 Seton Hall 8
13 Tyreke Evans G 6-6 220 09/19/1989 Memphis 1
32 Francisco Garcia G-F 6-7 195 12/31/1980 Louisville 5
8 J.R. Giddens G 6-5 215 02/13/1985 New Mexico 2
20 Donte' Greene F 6-11 226 02/21/1988 Syracuse 2
9 Luther Head G 6-3 185 11/26/1982 Illinois 5
41 Darnell Jackson F 6-9 253 11/07/1985 Kansas 2
5 Eugene "Pooh" Jeter G 5-11 175 12/02/1983 Portland R
24 Carl Landry F 6-9 248 09/19/1983 Purdue 3
42 Marcus Landry F 6-7 230 11/01/1985 Wisconsin 1
23 Donald Sloan G 6-3 205 01/15/1988 Texas A&M R
34 Jason Thompson F 6-11 250 07/21/1986 Rider 2
19 Beno Udrih G 6-3 205 07/05/1982 Sempeter, Slovenia 6
33 Hassan Whiteside C 7-0 235 06/13/1989 Marshall R
3 Antoine Wright F-G 6-7 215 02/06/1984 Texas A&M 5
HEAD COACH Paul Westphal (College - USC)
ASSISTANT COACHES Jim Eyen (College - UC-Santa Barbara)
Mario Elie (College - American International)
Truck Robinson (College - Tennessee State)
Pete Carril (College - Lafayette)
Otis Hughley (College - West Alabama)
ATHLETIC TRAINER Pete Carril (College - Lafayette)
STRENGTH-AND-CONDITIONING COACH Daniel Shapiro (College - Seattle Pacific)

NUMERICAL ROSTER
No. Player No. Player No. Player
3 Eugene "Pooh" Jeter 15 DeMarcus Cousins 24 Carl Landry
5 Antoine Wright 17 Connor Atchley 31 Joe Crawford
8 J.R. Giddens 18 Omri Casspi 32 Francisco Garcia
9 Luther Head 19 Beno Udrih 33 Hassan Whiteside
10 Samuel Dalembert 20 Donte' Greene 34 Jason Thompson
13 Tyreke Evans 23 Donald Sloan 41 Darnell Jackson
        42 Marcus Landry

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