Kings overtaken by Spurs 85-69 in NBA Summer League

Kings overtaken by Spurs 85-69 in NBA Summer League
July 11, 2014, 9:45 pm
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Quincy Acy, a second-round pick out of Baylor in 2012, is entering his first full season with the Kings. (USATSI)

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The San Antonio Spurs took down the Sacramento Kings on Friday night, winning 85-69 in the 2014 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas. 

The Kings led by as many as 11 points in the game, but succumbed to a third-quarter rally by the Spurs balanced offensive attack, and went on to lose by 16. 

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Forward Quincy Acy and guard Nik Stauskas, the club's No. 8 overall pick in 2014, highlighted an otherwise somber game for the Kings, scoring 14 points apiece. 

Acy led the charge, putting up 10 points early on to give Sacramento a lead. The 6-foot-7, 225-pounder also finished 2-for-3 from the perimeter.  

But Stauskas not only tied Acy for the team-high in points, he was the only player for the Kings on the positive side of the plus/minus by the end of regulation.

The rookie also finished a clean 6-for-7 from the line.  

The Kings (0-1) will return to action on Sunday to play the Charlotte Hornets (0-1). 

 

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