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2022 California Classic Primer

The Kings head to Chase Center in San Francisco this weekend to participate in the fourth annual California Classic Summer League. The three-day tournament features the Kings, Golden State Warriors, Los Angeles Lakers and Miami Heat and will include a doubleheader matchup each day. Find out everything you need to know below! 

TV

ESPN 2 & NBA TV 

All six games will be televised on ESPN 2 and NBA TV, starting on Saturday, July 2 at 2PM PT with Lakers vs. Heat and ending on Tuesday, July 5 with Kings vs. Lakers. 

KINGS SCHEDULE 

The Kings will face off against all three other teams over the three days of games. Here’s their full California Classic schedule: 

DateTimeMatchup
Saturday, July 24:30 PM PTKings vs. Warriors
Sunday, July 32:00 PM PTHeat vs. Kings
Tuesday, July 52:30 PM PTKings vs. Lakers

ROSTER

The California Classic offers Kings fans their first glimpse at fourth overall pick Keegan Murray, as well as second-year big man Neemias Queta and a host of other rookies vying for roster spots. 

NO. Player Pos. Ht. Wt. DOB Prior to NBA/College/Home Country Yrs. 
Ade Murkey 6-5 200 01/29/98 Stockton/Denver/USA 
13 Keegan Murray 6-8 215 08/19/00 Sacramento/Iowa/USA 
17 Frankie Ferrari 6-1 188 12/20/95 Zaragoza/San Francisco/USA 
18 DJ Steward 6-2 163 10/02/01 Stockton/Duke/USA 
19 Sean McDermott 6-6 195 11/03/96 Memphis/Butler/USA 
23 Matt Coleman 6-2 180 01/22/98 Stockton/Texas/USA 
24 Elijah Brown 6-4 200 02/19/95 Palmer Alma/Oregon/USA 
26 Jai Smith 6-9 215 01/30/03 Overtime Elite/USA 
32 Jared Rhoden 6-6 210 08/27/99 Seton Hall/USA 
34 Keon Ellis 6-6 175 01/08/00 Alabama/USA 
35 Alex O’Connell6-6 185 06/02/99 Creighton/USA 
42 Jeriah Horne 6-7 220 04/09/98 Tulsa/USA 
50 Nate Sestina 6-9 234 05/12/97 Kentucky/USA 
88 Neemias Queta 7-0 245 07/13/99 Sacramento/Utah St./USA 

SUMMER LEAGUE MINI CAMP

Before heading out to San Francisco, the Kings participated in a three-day mini-camp to prepare for the California Classic and NBA Summer League.