Kings’ Jimmer: ‘It’s About Being Aggressive’
Jimmer Fredette has played significant minutes in two preseason games, starting both times.
He’s also not played in two games.
When Fredette plays the way he did Thursday night, it’s hard to argue against him playing, and playing a lot.
That’s something Kings coach Michael Malone will have to figure out after Fredette scored 23 points and dished out five assists in Sacramento’s 107-90 exhibition win over the Phoenix Suns at Sleep Train Arena.
Fredette didn’t play in the two preseason games started by Marcus Thornton, but started again at shooting guard Thursday next to Greivis Vasquez and played 32 minutes.
Fredette shot 9 for 15, including 5 for 7 from three-point range. He also had two steals and looked com
“That’s just what I do,” Fredette said. “I try to be aggressive and let the game come to me. If someone’s open, I’m going to try and hit them or if there’s one guy on me and I’m open I’ll take the shot. It’s all about being aggressive.”