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Recap - Kings Defeat Memphis 128-123
Sacramento got 27 points from De'Aaron Fox en route to a 128-123 victory over Memphis on Thursday at Golden 1 Center.
Bettors who backed the Kings were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -4.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 223.5.
Sacramento got 26 points from Buddy Hield and another 18 points from Richaun Holmes. De'Aaron Fox contributed 9 assists, while Trevor Ariza cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
The Grizzlies got a 23-point performance from Ja Morant, who was supported by 19 points from Jae Crowder. Ja Morant had 7 assists in a losing cause for Memphis, while Jonas Valanciunas grabbed 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Sacramento were victorious, as the score was 63-60 at the break.
Memphis won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-41.
Sacramento heads into a battle against the Pelicans. Memphis, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.