Kings coach Mike Malone said that Jason Thompson has "added a three-point shot to his game," and that his conditioning has noticeably improved.
The Kings reportedly hope to trade one of their power forwards, while acquiring a big man who can defend the rim and block shots.
Jason Thompson said that the 2013-14 season was "definitely, hands down the most frustrating [season]."
Kings coach Mike Malone implicitly called out Jason Thompson for a blown defensive assignment during Sunday's loss to the Mavericks.
Jason Thompson finished Sunday's defeat with four points, four rebounds, one assist, and zero steals or blocks in 24 minutes.
Jason Thompson broke out of a funk on Wednesday, finishing with eight points, 13 rebounds and a block in 24 minutes of a win over the Bucks.
Jason Thompson started on Saturday, but it was hard to tell given the fact he had just two points, two rebounds and two steals in 29 minutes.
Jason Thompson scored 17 points on 8-of-12 shooting with 11 rebounds and one steal in Friday's loss to the Lakers.
Jason Thompson played just five minutes and had three points and no rebounds in Tuesday's ugly loss to the Rockets.
Jason Thompson started again on Wednesday and spent a lot of time at center in the absence of DeMarcus Cousins (hip), but had just six points and six rebounds in 27 minutes.
The Cavs are not inclined to send Jarrett Jack to Sacramento unless they find a third team to take Jason Thompson.
Jason Thompson failed to score and played just 15 minutes in Tuesday's loss to the Cavaliers.
Jason Thompson scored just one point with four rebounds in 20 minutes on Monday against the Bulls.
Jason Thompson played just 19 foul-plagued minutes in Friday's loss to the Mavs, scoring eight points on 4-of-7 shooting with four rebounds and no steals or blocks.