by Zettler Clay
In case you missed it, the Sacramento Kings handed the Los Angeles Lakers its second loss of the season Monday night. The Kings led throughout and the Lakers made a run in the final quarter. All of which set up a few big plays for Sacramento, none perhaps bigger than Marcus Thornton’s jumper with 1:10 left.
Naturally the energy in Power Balance Pavilion went through the roof, led by a somber Gavin Maloof:
Nothing like good ole-fashioned chest pounds from an NBA owner to top off a 2011-12 season-opening victory.