Here are some interesting facts about the Sacramento Kings:

The franchise is the oldest franchise in the NBA, and one of the oldest operating professional basketball franchises in the United States. They were originally founded in 1923 when they known as the Rochester Seagrams, which was a semi-professional team. They joined the National Basketball League (NBL) in 1945 as the Rochester Royals. They joined the Basketball Association of America (BAA) in 1948 and in 1957 they moved to Cincinnati and changed their name to the Cincinnati Royals. In 1972, the team moved to Kansas City and changed their name to the Kansas City Kings. In 1985 they moved to Sacramento and became known as the Sacramento Kings.

Logo History

The Sacramento Kings logo has had eight logo variations, including the original design back in 1948 when they were originally known as the Rochester Royals. See the different Sacramento Kings logo designs that they have had over the years.

Team Info

Founded: 1948
Conference: Western
Division: Pacific
Team Colors: Purple, Gray, Black and White

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League Titles

Championships: 1
Conference Titles: 1
Division Titles: 3
Retired Numbers: 11
Arena: Golden 1 Center

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