The Sacramento Kings will face the Golden State Warriors twice in a set of preseason warm-ups before the shortened 2011-12 season tips off. The Kings announced that the teams will play in Oakland on Saturday, December 17 at 7:30 p.m. and will be back in Natomas on Tuesday, December 20 at 7 p.m.
The Kings' regular season will likely start on Monday, December 26 or Tuesday, December 27. The NBA tip-off is scheduled for Christmas with five nationally televised games.
The Kings' press release on the preseason games also foreshadows on upcoming ticket event where the team will release $10/game season tickets.