4 Free agents the Kings might have to replace Malik Monk with 

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3. Spencer Dinwiddie

Spencer Dinwiddie began the season with the Nets, starting 48 games, but then ended up being traded to the Raptors, agreeing to a buyout, and signing with the Lakers. For most of his career, Dinwiddie has been a 12-20-point scorer and good playmaker. 

Despite not being a reliable three-point shooter, the veteran is capable of matching Monk’s production for the season. With the Nets, he averaged 12.6 points, 3.3 rebounds, and 6 assists per game. He may not be able to regularly take over games the way Monk has proven he can, but he can be a reliable contributor. 

Dinwiddie is mostly a point guard but he can also slide into the two spot, which would allow the Kings to maintain some flexibility in the guard rotation. The 30-year-old is also not a bad defender. At 6’5”, he brings good size to the table, and he has guarded some big names, like Klay Thompson, Damian Lillard, and Dejounte Murray this season.

Another bonus point is that Dinwiddie is an experienced veteran with one deep playoff run as a Maverick under his belt. He would not be able to replace Monk’s electric energy, but he could offer a veteran presence who can organize and calm the team when needed. 

Plus, Dinwiddie is on a cheap contract and won’t cost as much as Monk, which could allow the Kings to make some other moves as well.