Sacramento Kings: Round 1 Las Vegas Summer League Tournament
By: Morgan Ragan
The Sacramento Kings will enter the Las Vegas Summer League Tournament, Thursday with a 2-1 record after beating the Charlotte Hornets 72-65 on Sunday and the D-League Select team 89-75 on Monday afternoon.
The 1-3 Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Phoenix Suns Wednesday in round one of the Las Vegas league tournament, so the Kings will face Shabazz Muhammad, Alexey Shved and Kyrylo Fesenko alongs with the rest of the T-Wolves on Thursday afternoon.
“The tournament starts for us Thursday and Minnesota is a good team, once it becomes tournament time everyone plays to win,” Kings point guard Ray McCallum said after practice on Wednesday.
If the Kings win today they will play the winner of Chicago and Philadelphia. If Sacramento loses they will play one last game in the consolation round tomorrow and head back home.