The eaves Dillon Brooks scored 30 points and the Memphis Grizzlies used a final streak that allowed them to complete the comeback in the duel against the Sacramento Kings, who beat them 116-110 in the first of two consecutive games to play.
However, the victory left the second game without much interest on the part of the Kings, when you meet anda eliminated from the fight for the last place of the tournament to enter the playoffs of the Western Conference, which ensured the San antonio spurs, although they also lost 102-98 on the road to the New York Knicks.
The pivot Jonas Valanciunas was again the best in the Grizzlies’ inside game with a double-double of 24 points and 13 rebounds.
While the eaves Kyle Anderson added 14 points and the base Ja Morant had 12 points, 7 rebounds and 8 assists that also helped the victory of the Grizzlies, who already had a place in the Western Conference playoff entry tournament with the ninth place, which they maintain with the same record as the Warriors, who are being pressured to take eighth place.
The eaves Justin james, which came out of reserve, scored 31 points, his best mark as a professional, and was the leader of the Kings attack, while the power forward Chimezie Metu contributed 17 more goals and he was key along with James in helping the Kings, who had won six of their previous seven, build a lead in the fourth quarter.
The Bahamian escort Buddy hield and the eaves Terence davis scored 16 points each, and the shooting guard Delon wright He had 15 points with 8 assists that did not prevent the Kings’ defeat and their elimination from the playoffs.