Royce White to get opportunity with Kings

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Former Cyclone Royce White is reportedly about to get another chance at playing professional basketball. 

According to Yahoo, White, 22, will sign a 10-day contract with the Sacramento Kings today. The plan is for the Kings to immediately reassign White to their D-League affiliate, the Reno Bighorns. 

White was selected by the Houston Rockets with the16th pick in the 2012 NBA Draft. After being at odds with the franchise over its treatment of his anxiety disorder for months, the Rockets traded White to the 76ers last summer. The 76ers waived White from the team in October. 

Chris Williams


Chris was hired as Cyclone Fanatic’s publisher in the fall of 2009. He is Iowa State football's postgame show host on the Cyclone Radio Network and can be heard daily from 4-7 on Des Moines' top-rated sports station, 1460 KXnO. Williams, a 2007 graduate of Iowa State’s Greenlee School of Journalism, is the former publisher of the old ( He has also written for the Des Moines Register, the Ames Tribune, and is the former sports director at KMA Radio. When Williams isn’t working, you can usually find him doing something outdoors with his wife Ashley, daughter Camryn, and Golden Retriever Dierks. He enjoys golfing, boating, country music, the Minnesota Vikings, Atlanta Braves and is passionate about any and all motor sports so finding Williams at a local dirt track is very common.