Sacramento Kings vs LA Clippers Prediction & Match Preview – October 6th, 2021 | NBA Preseason 2021-22
The Sacramento Kings and LA Clippers will meet in a tempting 2021-22 NBA preseason game on Wednesday at Staples Center. Sacramento is coming off an impressive 117-106 victory over the Phoenix Suns, while the Clippers edged the Nuggets 103-102.
Fixture: Sacramento Kings vs LA Clippers | NBA Preseason 2021-22
Date and Time: Wednesday, October 6, 10:30 PM ET (Thursday, October 7,8:00 AM IST).
Venue: Staples Center, Los Angeles, CA.
Sacramento Kings preview
The Sacramento Kings began their preseason campaign with a fabulous victory over the Phoenix Suns. A full performance by the team propelled them to a towering 117-106 victory, a much-needed boost before they begin their regular season campaign.
Harrison Barnes starred for the Kings, recording 18 points on 58.3% shooting from the field. He also tried nine shots from the 3-point line, making four of them.
Marvin Bagley III was another impressive player for the Kings. The forward scored 15 points on the night while shooting 66.7% from the field. Buddy Hield, meanwhile, scored 14 points against the Suns, but looked rusty from the 3-point line, scoring just 4-13 from beyond the arc. Kings star player De ‘Aaron Fox started his preseason slowly, scoring just six points on 25% shooting from the field.
Going into this game against the Clippers, the Kings will again be looking for a win. They will look forward to an energetic performance from their young group of players. If everyone steps up, the Kings could cause the Clippers a lot of trouble in this preseason game.
LA Clippers Preview
The LA Clippers began their preseason with a thrilling 103-102 victory over the Denver Nuggets.
Terance Mann scored 14 points on the night. He also had eight rebounds and five assists. Another Clipper player who had an impressive outing was George King. He scored 12 points in the 12 minutes he played, scoring 3-4 from the 3-point range.
Meanwhile, in Reggie Jackson’s six minutes against the Nuggets, he scored nine points. The point guard continued his impressive form as he shot 3-3 from beyond the arc.
A similar roster from Clippers against the Kings could also be expected. The Clippers will be looking to get their stars enough rest this preseason to ensure they are at their best during the regular season. However, if the Clippers second unit continues to perform well, they could overtake the Kings on Wednesday.
Kings vs Clippers match prediction
The Sacramento Kings are a solid team with a young core of stars. His roster has some of the most talented players in the league. However, the Clippers are also a very good team. They may not have the services of Paul George for this game. But the presence of players like Terance Man and Reggie Jackson should be enough for them to surpass the Kings on Wednesday.
Where to watch the Kings vs Clippers game?
The NBA preseason game between the Kings and Clippers will be televised nationally on Bally Sports SoCal. The game will also be streamed on the NBA app, which has the NBA League Pass option, where all regular and preseason games are available.