Kings’ hot offense scorches the Suns

first_img AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MORESanta Anita opens winter meet Saturday with loaded card Kirilenko finished with 18 points, 16 rebounds, 11 assists and four blocks. Mehmet Okur had 29 points, seven assists and six rebounds and Devin Brown scored 15, giving Kirilenko his 10th assist on a layup in the fourth quarter. Chris Bosh led the Raptors with 27 and Jalen Rose scored 16 for Toronto, which had won two straight and seven of nine. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! Kevin Martin scored a career-high 25 points, rookie Francisco Garcia added career-bests of 21 points and 10 rebounds, and the injury-depleted Sacramento Kings handed the Phoenix Suns their biggest loss of the season, 119-90 on Tuesday night at Arco Arena. Kenny Thomas had 22 points and 15 rebounds, and Mike Bibby added 19 before sitting out the final 10 ½ minutes of a shockingly one-sided contest. Brad Miller had 18 points, 12 rebounds and nine assists for the Kings, who shot and passed superbly while winning their second consecutive home game without injured starters Peja Stojakovic, Shareef Abdur-Rahim and Bonzi Wells. Last-place Sacramento beat the first-place Suns for the 10th time in their last 11 visits to Arco Arena. center_img Shawn Marion scored 25 points and Raja Bell added 19 for the Suns, who fell behind by 24 points in a dismal first half and eventually lost in regulation for the first time since Dec. 23 while making just 37.5 percent of their shots matching their worst percentage of the season. Jazz 111, Raptors 98: Andrei Kirilenko had Utah’s first triple-double since 1999 and the host Jazz ended a two-game losing streak. last_img read more