SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Kevin Martin scored 33 points and John
Salmons had 21 points and nine rebounds in the Sacramento Kings'
first victory of the season, 100-95 over the Memphis Grizzlies on
Wednesday night in the NBA's final home opener.
Spencer Hawes had 13 points before fouling out for Sacramento,
which opened the season by losing at every stop on a difficult
Martin made sure the Kings won their third straight home opener
with a versatile effort, even tying coach Reggie Theus' franchise
record for points in an opener on his final free throw with 14.3
O.J. Mayo scored 28 points and hit six 3-pointers for the Grizzlies, who opened a four-game West Coast trip with the best
performance of the No. 3 overall draft pick's short NBA career.