The Grant Napear Show – September 30, 2013
Grant broadcasts live from Sacramento Kings Training Camp at the Kings Practice Facility.
Isaiah Thomas, point guard for the Sacramento Kings, joined Grant on the show to discuss DeMarcus Cousins’s contract extension. Isaiah also talked about his summer, the point guard competition in training camp, and the upcoming season.
Luc Richard Mbah a Moute, the latest small forward acquisition for the Sacramento Kings, came on to the show to discuss his defense and how he will embrace the competition at small forward during training camp. Luc also talked about how he is looking forward to this new opportunity in Sacramento.
Urijah Faber, professional UFC fighter, sat down with Grant to talk about his support for the Sacramento Kings, Shaquille O’Neal, and DeMarcus Cousins. Urijah also talked about his upcoming fight vs. Michael McDonald in Sacramento on December 14th.
DeMarcus Cousins joined Grant on the show to discuss his max contract extension, the Sacramento Kings front office, and Michael Malone. DeMarcus also talked about his offseason, the fresh start in Sacramento, and the confidence he has in the direction this franchise is headed.
Carl Landry, one of the Kings’ offseason acquisitions, came on to the show to talk about his history with Michael Malone in Golden State and New Orleans. Carl also discussed his return to Sacramento and how he is excited to get started.
Patrick Patterson, power forward for the Sacramento Kings, joined Grant to talk about playing alongside DeMarcus Cousins for the Kentucky Wildcats and the Sacramento Kings.
Jason Thompson, power forward for the Sacramento Kings, sat down with Grant to talk about his offseason and his excitement for the upcoming season.
Ray McCallum, rookie point guard for the Sacramento Kings, came on to the show to discuss training camp, his offseason improvements, and what he learned from summer league. Ray also talked about the importance of defense and how he is looking forward to the different challenges ahead.
Jimmer Fredette, the Sacramento Kings’ sharpshooter, joined Grant on the show to talk about his offseason improvements, including his first-step quickness and shot off the dribble. Jimmer also discussed his expectations for this season and how he is looking forward to the point guard competition in training camp.
Michael Malone, head coach for the Sacramento Kings, sat down with Grant to talk about changing the fortunes in Sacramento. Coach Malone also discussed DeMarcus Cousins’s All-Star potential, an improved defense, and training camp.