Pachulia gets two FTs after being fouled by McLemore. Makes 1 of 2. Kings down 108-107, 6.3 secs to play
Good call. Ben McLemore with the foul.
DeMarcus Cousins, Rudy Gay, Ben McLemore combined for 69 points tonight
Ben McLemore will shoot 2 free throws down 2 30.4 left
Bucks back up 107-105, 30.4 secs to play. McLemore shooting 2 FTs
Cousins starts the fourth with Sessions, Stauskas Williams and McLemore.
Game tied at 81 as Kings and Bucks head to the 4th in Sacramento. Milwaukee red hot from beyond the arc. 12 3 's. Ben McLemore has 20
Looks like Sessions, McLemore, Stauskas, Landry and Williams are going to finish the third.
Yeah, I’m sticking to my McLemore point about trying to stick it to Giannis.
Kings take 67-65 lead on 3 FTs by McLemore after he was fouled by Mayo. Zaza and Cousins each with 3 fouls - Cousins upset with calls here.
McLemore with 18 on 7/8 shooting. Killing the Bucks right now.
McLemore with a nice take to the rim. Maybe there is a little resentment going on with Giannis making the rookie team last year over him.
Zaza Pachulia just fouled O.J. Mayo and Ben McLemore got called for it.
End of one: Kings 29, Bucks 25. Mayo with 17; McLemore has 11 and Cousins 8 for Sacramento.
Kings 29, Bucks 25 after 1Q. McLemore has 11 points, O.J. May has 17 for the Bucks.
OJ Mayo has 15 with 2 min remaining in the 1Q on 6/8. But he’s given up 11 to McLemore on 5/5 shooting.
Sacramento Kings shooting 85.7 percent from the floor to start the game. McLemore with a quick 7.
Cousins runs right through Pachulia followed by an ally-oop to McLemore. Kings lead 11-4.
Kings have a young guy in Ben McLemore who Boston showed some interest in this summer. Can't rule them out, but they lack expiring deals.
McLemore just averted a nuclear crisis.
McLemore just pulled the chair out from under Kevin Durant. Didn’t know he had that in his defensive bag of tricks.
Nick Stauskas in. Nice prospect but but w/no PG of future and 2013 No. 1 McLemore, Ranadive personally made pick, passing up Elfrid Payton
Starters: Kings - Gay, Thompson, Evans, McLemore, Collison; OKC - Durant, Ibaka, Adams, Roberson, Westbrook
Build it around Collison, McLemore and a first round pick.
DeMarcus Cousins, Rudy Gay, Darren Collison and Ben McLemore were all having career years PER-wise with Sacramento.
Kings have one consistent threat from 3 this season (McLemore). Spurs, Warriors, have shooters, not a guy they rely on.
Malone was 8-4 this season with his opening-night starting five of Collison, McLemore, Gay, Thompson and Cousins.
Ranadive has very high expectations, to be sure. But Sac is half a game out of 8th spot in west. McLemore, Gay, Collison all playing well.
Collison and McLemore a combined 3/18 shooting tonight.
Rudy Gay needs scoring help. McLemore 2/10, Collison 1/7, Williams 2/7. Rudy even 6/18
Pistons now up 62-53, 4:16 left in the third. Kings shooting 32.8%, Gay is 6/17, McLemore 2/10, Collison 1/6, Williams 1/6
Stauskas in early. McLemore to the bench.
Ben McLemore just stuffed Greg Monroe on the break. Nice block which led to a jump ball.
Ben McLemore just created his own shot. Interesting.
Kings starters: Darren Collison, Ben McLemore, Rudy Gay, Jason Thompson and Ryan Hollins.
FINAL/OT: Rockets 113, Kings 109. Harden goes for 44 points, 8 assists. 24 points, 7 asts for Collison. 21 points for McLemore.
Kings reverting to one-on-one play and too much isolation. Forgotten about ball movement, body movement ... and Ben McLemore
I think Ben McLemore might be opening some eyes around his tremendous growth this season. He's got 20 tonight