In covering the Kings for more than a decade, I've heard some version of "we overlooked them" countless times from players after a loss.
That's baffling because, for more than a decade, the Kings have been a losing team. So any team that's faced Sacramento has seen the Kings as the opportunity to get right with a win against a struggling team.
Unwarranted arrogance is the trait of a bad team, something the Kings do not want to be. This Kings team might not be a bad team by the end of the season, but as of now, they're far from a good one and were reminded of that in Monday's 113-106 loss to the Chicago Bulls at Golden 1 Center.
The Bulls have looked like something to laugh at for parts of this season, last season, and many years prior. This season there has been public tension between guard Zach LaVine and coach Jim Boylen with LaVine questioning whether he could trust his coach. The Bulls had lost to Golden State last week, perhaps the most...