Be a King for the Day

If you’ve ever dreamed of being an NBA All-Star, Uber and the Sacramento Kings are calling you off the bench, into the game.

Uber has partnered with the Kings for an afternoon of on-demand basketball on Tuesday, January 20. Use the Uber app for a chance to shoot some hoops with Kings royalty.

Slide the icon in your Uber app to BE A KING in Sacramento from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday. If you are matched, Uber will pick up you — and up to two friends — to take you to the new Mack Road Community Courts.

When you arrive at the court, you’ll hit the key with up to four Kings players for a friendly 15-minute shootaround. An Uber will then take you home, free of charge.

Feel free to show off your crossover and jumpshot, and remember to tag @Uber on Instagram and Twitter.

How else will we know to look out for you in the 2015 draft?

HOW IT WORKS

  • Download the Uber app
  • Open up the app in Sacramento on Tuesday, January 20, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Use the special BE A KING option on the bottom slider
  • Set pickup location to where you would like to be picked up
  • Request a game for you and up to two friends
  • Demand may be high, so please be patient!

 

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Kings fans, remember that your SacTown team was also the first professional sports team to use Uber’s API. That means you can request a safe, reliable ride right up to the entrance of Sleep Train Arena via the Uber app or via the Kings mobile app.

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