Vancouver Grizzlies Shareef Abdur-Rahim
VAP97122802-28 DECEMBER 1997 - VANCOUVER, BC, CANADA: Vancouver Grizzlies Shareef Abdur-Rahim chases a lose ball between Utah Jazz Howard Eisley (L) and Adam Keefe (R) during the first half as the Jazz visit Vancouver's GM Place, Dec. 28th. UPI/H.Ruckemann
Shareef Abdur-Rahim, a 12-year NBA veteran, announced his retirement Monday, citing a reoccurring knee injury.
Ron Artest put Sacramento in front with 19 seconds remaining in overtime Friday and the Kings held on to defeat Charlotte 116-115.
Sacramento Kings guard Kevin Martin will miss 4-6 weeks because of a strained right groin.
David West scored 25 points Monday as the New Orleans Hornets nipped Sacramento Kings 125-118.
Stephen Jackson had 26 points and eight rebounds Friday night to lead Golden State to a 125-108 victory over Sacramento.
Tim Duncan had 26 points and 13 rebounds Wednesday night as San Antonio downed the Sacramento Kings, 109-100.
Carmelo Anthony had 31 points and eight rebounds Wednesday night to help Denver turn back Sacramento, 120-115.
Shaquille O'Neal had 23 points and four rebounds Friday night as the Miami Heat topped the Sacramento Kings, 103-97, for their ninth straight win.
Kevin Martin had 26 points, three rebounds and four assists Saturday night as the Sacramento Kings thumped the Seattle SuperSonics, 114-93.
Jamal Crawford scored eight of his 10 points in the final 90 seconds Monday as the New York Knicks posted a 102-97 victory over the Sacramento Kings.