NBA India Games 2019

NBA All Star 2019: Sacramento Kings' owner Vivek Ranadive and players excited for preseason games in India

Buddy Hield, Sacramento Kings owner Vivek Ranadive and De'Aaron Fox
Buddy Hield, Sacramento Kings owner Vivek Ranadive and De'Aaron Fox (Getty Images)

Despite not being among the All-Star Sunday festivities, the young Sacramento Kings were well represented in Charlotte.

The franchise had De'Aaron Fox, Marvin Bagley III, and Bogdan Bogdanovic representing them in Rising Stars Game. In the entertaining game that saw Team USA beat Team World, the Kings' trio did not disappoint.

That's not all.

Fox also repped the team in the Taco Bell Skills Challenge while Buddy Hield represented the franchise in MtnDew3PT contest.

Prior to the events, during All-Star Saturday media responsibilities, the duo shared their excitement about the upcoming NBA India Games 2019:

The franchise's Indian-born chairman and co-owner couldn't contain his excitement either. Here's Vivek Ranadivé with the NBA commissioner Adam Silver, Kings' GM Vlade Divac, and Hall of Famer Charles Barkley:

The Sacramento Kings are set to face-off against the Indiana Pacers in two preseason games on October 4th and 5th at the NSCI Dome in Mumbai, India.

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