Justise Winslow achieved her best scoring record of the season with 25 points and 13 rebounds. that allowed the Memphis Grizzlies to win 107-106 against the Sacramento Kings despite reserving the majority of starters for Sunday’s key game against the Golden State Warriors that will decide the final order of the play-in tournament in the West .
Killian Tillie and Xavier Tillman added 16 points each to the victory of Memphis, the fifth in a row in this final stretch of the course. John Konchar added 15 points to lead the contribution of the bench.
Louis King led the Kings with 27 points, his best scoring record in the NBA. Damian Jones added 17 points and 11 rebounds to Sacramento’s effort, which lost for the second straight night against Memphis. Justin james he contributed 16 points after exploding in the previous clash between both teams with 31 points.
The victory came after a miss from the perimeter of Terence Davis, who had in his hands the victory of the Kings on the horn. Up to eight Grizzlies players, including Ja Morant, Jonas Valanciunas and Dillon Brooks, were added to the casualty list of the party for indefinite “annoyances”.
If they beat Golden State on Sunday, the Grizzlies would finish the regular season in eighth place. and they would have two chances to qualify and play in the playoffs. On the contrary, the ninth place would force them to win two additional games if they want to play the postseason.