Kings to Host Hardwood Classics 'Retro Nights'

-- Team to celebrate its history by donning mid-90s alternative jerseys for 10 contests, including five games at Sleep Train Arena; “Kings 90s Retro Ticket Packs” available now --

SACRAMENTO, CALIF., Feb. 1, 2013 – The Sacramento Kings will celebrate an era of franchise history when the team wears its 1990s-styled retro black and purple uniforms during five home games as part of NBA Hardwood Classics Nights. Sacramento is one of only seven NBA clubs to participate in Classics Nights this season, joining Atlanta, Chicago, Indiana, Miami, Milwaukee and Phoenix.

Immortalized by fan favorites and team legends of yesteryear such as Mitch Richmond, Lionel Simmons, Corliss Williamson and others, the two-toned, checkered-sided alternate jersey worn for the 1996-97 and 1997-98 seasons remains an iconic piece of Sacramento Kings lore.

Fans can witness the Kings sporting these retro jerseys in the following Hardwood Classics contests:


Monday, Feb. 4, 2013 @ Utah

Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013 vs. Utah

Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013 @ Memphis

Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013 @ Dallas

Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013 vs. San Antonio

Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013 @ Miami

Wednesday, March 6, 2013 @ Golden State

Friday, March 8, 2013 vs. Phoenix

Sunday, March 10, 2013 vs. Milwaukee

Wednesday, March 13, 2013 vs. Chicago

The most convenient and affordable way to participate in Hardwood Classics Nights at Sleep Train Arena is by purchasing a “Kings 90s Retro Pack,” starting at just $19.95 each. Complete with a complimentary retro T-shirt and one ticket to games against the Jazz (Feb. 9), Spurs (Feb.19) and Suns (March 8), the cost of the Retro Pack has been slashed to represent 90s era pricing. Packs can be purchased by calling 888-91-KINGS or CLICK HERE.