SACRAMENTO, California — Rudy Gay had 26 points and seven rebounds as the Sacramento Kings beat the San Antonio Spurs 95-92 in a preseason game Thursday night.
The Spurs played without Tim Duncan, Tony Parker, Manu Ginobili, who didn't make the trip. Nor did Boris Diaw or coach Gregg Popovich. Assistant Ettore Messina ran the Spurs in their preseason opener.
San Antonio Spurs forward LaMarcus Aldridge, right, looks to shoot against Sacramento Kings center Willie Cauley-Stein during the first quarter of an NBA preseason basketball game Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015, in Sacramento, Calif. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
DeMarcus Cousins had 17 points and 10 rebounds for the Kings.
SPURS: LaMarcus Aldridge shot 3 for 10 and finished with eight points and three rebounds in his Spurs debut. Newcomer David West had five points in 23 minutes. Kawhi Leonard scored 16 points and Kyle Anderson had 15.
KINGS: Rajon Rondo had 10 assists, eight points and eight rebounds. Marco Belinelli, who played with the Spurs last season, had 10 of his 19 points in the fourth quarter.
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