McLemore struggles in Kings' Summer League opener

McLemore struggles in Kings' Summer League opener
July 13, 2013, 5:15 pm
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First round pick Ben McLemore scored 11 points (4-for-23) while grabbing five rebounds in his Summer League debut. (AP)

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Draft picks Ben McLemore and Ray McCallum made their Kings debut on Saturday in the teams' Summer League opener.

Both players started and scored 11 points apiece in the 76-73 loss to the Dallas Mavericks.

McLemore, the No. 7 overall pick in the draft, shot just 4-for-23 from the floor including 1-for-11 from beyond the arc. He added five rebounds and one steal.

McCallum, a point guard selected in the second round out of Detroit Mercy, dished out four assists, snatched eight rebounds and recorded three steals.

San Jose-native Drew Gordon led the Kings with 17 points and 10 rebounds off the bench.

C.J. Aiken, a 6-foot-9 forward from St. Joseph's, scored 13 points and grabbed three rebounds.

Former Pac-12 Player of the Year Jorge Gutierrez scored four points in just under 10 minutes of action for the Kings.

The Kings next Summer League game is against the Warriors on Monday, July 15 at 5:30 p.m. in Las Vegas.