Jul 17, 2013, 9:48 AM EDT
No. 7 overall pick and the reported best shooter in the draft Ben McLemore had played 10 quarters of unimpressive basketball in Las Vegas at Summer League…
Then the second half happened Tuesday — 22 points on 7-of-10 shooting including 3-of-5 from three, and he was perfect on all five attempts from the free throw line. He found his stroke and Sacramento Kings fans smiled.
Here is what it looked like.
- Lakers make it official — finally — and hire Byron Scott as head coach 7
- Derrick Rose: “I’ve become a smarter player, but I’m mad it took me seven years to learn it.” 21
- Shelly Sterling beats Donald Sterling in court, clears sale of Clippers to Steve Ballmer 54
- Report: Timberwolves have talked to Sixers about Thaddeus Young as Kevin Love replacement 25
- All eyes on Derrick Rose as USA Basketball mini-camp begins 22
- Klay Thompson doesn’t anticipate being traded, says he expects to play with Warriors next season 8
- PBT Power Rankings: After summer shakeups, Spurs still team to beat 47
- Report: ‘No chance’ Kevin Love stays with Timberwolves 65