The Sacramento Kings embark on a challenging six-game road trip, starting with a matchup against the Los Angeles Lakers at Crypto.com Arena.
The Kings face setbacks as backup center Alex Len is sidelined with a moderate high right ankle sprain, joining Trey Lyles on the injury list.
The Lakers, coming off a convincing win against the Memphis Grizzlies, face the Kings on the second night of a back-to-back.
Jalen Hood-Schifino, Jarred Vanderbilt, and Gabe Vincent may be unavailable, while Anthony Davis (hip) and LeBron James (calf) are dealing with potential injury concerns.
The Kings have won three consecutive games, displaying offensive prowess, particularly with the return of De'Aaron Fox, who averages 30.5 points per game.
Sacramento's scoring significantly improved with Fox back in the lineup, showcasing their offensive potential.
Sacramento faces a road challenge with a 1-3 record away from home, aiming to reverse the trend during the upcoming six-game trip.
The Lakers aim to extend their three-game winning streak, emphasizing their offensive strengths but facing challenges in scoring defense and three-point shooting.