Is Shai Gilgeous-Alexander playing tonight against the Sacramento Kings? Latest on 2x All-Star’s status (February 11)

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander is listed as obtainable for the key Western Conference matchup between the fifth-ranked Sacramento Kings (30-21) and fourth-ranked Oklahoma City Thunder (35-17).

Shai has performed in 52 video games this season, lacking only one attributable to a knee damage against the Golden State Warriors on November 3.

The Thunder will look to interrupt their two-game shedding streak at dwelling. They misplaced 117-124 to the Utah Jazz on Tuesday and a blowout 111-146 loss to the Dallas Mavericks on Saturday.

Shai averaged 26.5 factors, 5.0 rebounds and 6.0 assists on 53.2% capturing in the final two video games. With the consecutive losses, they dropped from the second place in the standings to the fourth.

What occurred to Shai Gilgeous-Alexander?

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander has been obtainable for the Thunder all through the season, even playing by way of accidents. He has confronted points in his proper knee in November and January, which have stored him on the damage stories.

The newest damage setback got here in the closing minutes of the fourth quarter against the Orlando Magic on January 13, throughout a play when he was making an attempt to submit up Jalen Suggs at the low block.

He managed to submit him efficiently attributable to a dimension mismatch and baited Suggs into leaping with a pump pretend. However, he collided with Gilgeous-Alexander, touchdown on Suggs’s foot awkwardly.

The damage visibly shook SGA as he favored his left knee to complete the sport. Despite the damage, he hasn’t missed a sport since.

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander stats vs. Sacramento Kings

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander has performed the Sacramento Kings 13 instances with a 7-6 report. He has averaged 24.5 factors, 4.7 rebounds and 4.9 assists.

In their final matchup, a 123-128 loss on December 14, SGA put up 43 factors, six rebounds, 9 assists and two steals on 13 of 27 capturing, together with 16 of 18 from the free-throw line.

Gilgeous-Alexander shall be essential for the Thunder’s offense as he spearheads the group, main them with a 131.5 offensive ranking. His efficiency is a cornerstone for the group’s 120.1 (fifth). He averages 31.0 factors, 5.6 rebounds and 6.5 assists, together with 2.2 steals, on 54.7% capturing.

How to observe Sacramento Kings vs. OKC Thunder?

The marque sport between Sacramento Kings and OKC Thunder shall be broadcast regionally on Bally Sports OK and NBCSCA for dwelling and away protection. The sport will tip off at 3pm ET at the Paycom Center in Oklahoma City.

It may even be obtainable for live-streaming on NBA League Pass and Fubo TV, which supplies entry to NBA League Pass and Fubo TV with a free trial for every week.

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Edited by Sankalp Srivastava


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