Per the Sacramento Bee:
Houston Rockets ahead Dillon Brooks threw up three fingers and stared down the Sacramento bench after hitting an enormous 3-pointer within the fourth quarter of Saturday’s sport towards the Kings. Brooks blew the Kings a kiss moments later after burying one other lengthy ball to seal Sacramento’s destiny.
Brooks had 26 factors and 9 rebounds to steer the Rockets to a 107-89 victory over the Kings earlier than a sellout crowd of 18,055 at Toyota Middle in Houston. Brooks made 9 of 14 from the sphere and a pair of of 4 from 3-point vary, each coming throughout a decisive stretch late within the fourth quarter.
“(Brooks) acquired in a rhythm,” Kings guard Davion Mitchell stated. “He had a very good sport. He hits photographs. He acquired comfy. He’s a basketball participant. We’re all aggressive and he hit photographs. He’s going to speak trash. If he wasn’t hitting photographs, he wouldn’t be doing the identical factor, so it’s OK. We’ll reside with the outcomes and we’ll see them once more.”