SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Former WNBA subordinate and longtime Sacramento Kings workplace expert Kayte Christensen-Hunter has been named arsenic the team’s TV crippled expert for the upcoming season.
Christensen-Hunter volition articulation Mark Jones and Kyle Draper, who grip play-by-play duties, connected the announcing desk.
“Kayte has proven herself clip and clip again passim her eleven years covering the Kings,” said Sacramento Kings Owner and Chairman Vivek Ranadivé successful a connection announcing her caller spot.
She volition regenerate Kings large Doug Christie, who has taken a occupation arsenic an adjunct manager for Sacramento.
“This instrumentality basal is genuinely unmatched. I americium honored to travel successful the footsteps of the large Jerry Reynolds and Doug Christie. I’m besides truthful arrogant to beryllium capable to amusement my 3-year-old girl and truthful galore different young women that we person a spot successful the NBA,” Christensen-Hunter said successful a statement.
Last season, Christensen-Hunter was portion of the first-ever women and non-binary sum squad for the Kings’ March 27 crippled against the Cavaliers.
Christensen-Hunter has been the Kings’ TV expert and sideline newsman for past 11 years. She spent six seasons successful the WNBA, playing for Phoenix, Houston, and Chicago.