By Bill Johnson
MML News Director
Sacramento, CA — The Sacramento Kings have qualified for the N.B.A. playoffs for the eighth consecutive year.
Sunday the Kings whipped New Orleans-Oklahoma City, 96-79, to wrap up still another “second season” berth. Mike Bibby led the way with a team high 23 points. The Kings will own the eighth and final playoff berth in the Western Conference. The Kings´ first round playoff opponent has yet to be determined.
Overall the Kings have won eight of their last 10. They will close out the regular season Tuesday evening at Arco Arena against Seattle.
Written by Bill Johnson