How stealing from the best turned a franchise around

A surprising offense has emerged this season, and they’ve combined the elements of the Golden State Warriors movement offense around Steph Curry and Klay Thompson, with the dribble hand-off action of MVP Nikola Jokic and the Denver Nuggets, while borrowing from the Seven Seconds or Less Phoenix Suns under Steve Nash and Mike D’Antoni. This detailed film breakdown & scouting report analyzes the Sacramento Kings new offense under head coach Mike Brown, built around Domantas Sabonis, De’Aaron Fox and Kevin Huerter.

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Ben Taylor is the author of Thinking Basketball, a Nylon Calculus contributor, creator of the Backpicks Top 40 series & host of the Thinking Basketball podcast.

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Music by Bryant Lowry (Bloom), Alter Ego (Lost) and Imperfect Place