The Sacramento Kings won their first home game of the season on Monday night against the Golden State Warriors. With a 16-point run in the third quarter, the Kings managed to hang on as the Warriors fought back in the fourth, finishing at a close 94-92.
Post game press conference via Cowbell Kingdom:
Sacramento Press community contributor and photographer Ron Nabity (see his work at nabityphotos.com) was there to capture the night and sent us these shots:
Opening ceremony included glow sticks for everyone.
Golden State’s Harrison Barnes takes a shot in the first minutes of the game.
DeMarcus Cousins moves into rebound position during a free throw in the first period.
Rapper Future watches the game from the sidelines.
Richard Jefferson (Golden State) takes a jump shot over Travis Outlaw.
Coach Keith Smart paces along the sidelines.
Warrior Stephen Curry drives around Chuck Hayes in the second period.
Isaiah Thomas goes airborne for the layup.
At the end of the third period, the crowd cheers their approval of the Kings’ lead.
The crowd get more excited during the last seconds of the game.
Kings get their first victory of the season
Chuck Hayes shares the victory with fans on his way out of the arena.