Fox helps Kings rally from 20 down to beat Grizzlies 128-123

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Memphis Grizzlies guard Ja Morant (12) dunks against the Sacramento Kings during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020. (AP Photo/Randall Benton)

(AP) – De’Aaron Fox scored 10 of his 27 points in the final five minutes and the Sacramento Kings overcame a 20-point deficit in the first half to beat the Memphis Grizzlies 128-123.

Sacramento ended an eight-game losing streak. Buddy Hield had 26 points and seven rebounds to help the Kings win for the first time since beating Golden State on Dec. 15.

Richaun Holmes added 18 points and seven rebounds, and Bogdan Bogdanovic scored 16.

Ja Morant, the Western Conference rookie of the month for December, had 23 points and seven assists for Memphis.

Jonas Valanciunas added 18 points and 12 rebounds.

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