Sacramento Kings Team Report – December 22
=== Sacramento Kings Team Report – December 22 ===
(Sports Network) – The Sacramento Kings won for the ninth time in 11 games on
Tuesday night, as they posted a 104-93 victory over the Washington Wizards.
Peja Stojakovic finished with 26 points and six rebounds to lead Sacramento to
the win at ARCO Arena.
Mike Bibby scored 24 points for the Kings, who have won seven straight over
Washington at home and two straight overall. Chris Webber contributed 20
points, 10 rebounds and six assists in the win.
Brad Miller delivered 19 points and eight rebounds for Sacramento.
The Wizards got within 64-63 midway through the third on a layup by Brendan
Haywood, but Sacramento responded with a 14-6 flurry. Bibby’s three-pointer
with three minutes left in the quarter put the club ahead 78-69. Washington
got within 89-85 on a three-pointer by Gilbert Arenas midway through the
fourth, but got no closer and suffered the double-digit loss.
The Kings will play the fourth test of a five-game homestand on Thursday night
against the Miami Heat.