De’Aaron Fox led all scorers with 23 points, in addition to four rebounds, four assists and +16 plus / minus. Davion Mitchell also debuted the strongest offensive run in Sacramento, scoring 13 points with 5-9 shots, 3 rebounds and 4 assists from the field.
Luke Walton, alongside Tyrese Haliburton, Harrison Barnes, Maurice Harkless and Tristan Thompson, has launched a new “realistic” lineup for Los Angeles, including Fox. Los Angeles started Nicolas Batum, Paul George, Eric Bledsoe, Reggie Jackson and Ivica Zubac.
Sacramento raced to start the first quarter and started the contest with four of the first five shots from across the arc. This is in stark contrast to the Clippers effort (3 to 2-9 across frames).
Davion Mitchell performed most of the points to start the second quarter, defending Paul George and hitting his only three attempts.Kings Digital Sharing George’s Fragment Giving Mitchell Visible Props Following one of his defensive plays.
Fox took over before the end of the two frames, scoring 16 points in the first half and leading all scorers. Sacramento and Los Angeles have entered a half-time tied 51-51.
Fox brought that energy into the third quarter, helping the first two buckets score seven points and winning Game High 23 with the remaining 8:01 in the third quarter.
Sacramento opened the contest wide after taking a double-digit lead with 3:47 remaining in the third quarter, beating the Clippers 38-17 in three frames.
Overall, it was another solid night in Sacramento Basketball. Fox was able to shake off the rust and give Kings fans another optimistic introspection about this improvement during the off-season. Meanwhile, Burns continued to show his high productivity with all the men he played next to, and would be the one to see entering the regular season as a pillar of the team’s coherence.
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The Kings improved to 2-0 in the preseason, routing the Clippers 113-98.
https://www.sactownroyalty.com/2021/10/6/22713818/kings-vs-clippers-final-score-game-recap-davion-mitchell-stats-highlights The Kings improved to 2-0 in the preseason, routing the Clippers 113-98.