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Buddy Hield scored 26 points and the Sacramento Kings snapped an 11-game skid in San Antonio, holding on in the fourth quarter and beating the Spurs 113-106.Buddy Hield scored 26 points and the Sacramento Kings snapped an 11-game skid in San Antonio, holding on in the fourth quarter and beating the Spurs 113-106.

Hield scores 26, helps Kings end 11-game skid in San Antonio | ABS-CBN Sports

Trending News & Rumors for Football, Basketball, Baseball, Hockey, Soccer & MoreWith their 119-108 loss to the Houston Rockets on Saturday, the Sacramento Kings are officially eliminated from playoff contention.As a result, the San Antonio Spurs and Oklahoma City Thunder have both qualified for the postseason. Although exact seeding is to be determined, the Western Conference's eight-team playoff field is now set.By clinching a postseason berth, the Spurs tie the NBA record of 22 consecutive playoff appearances, a mark set by the Syracuse Nationals/Philadelphia 76ers franchise from 1950-71. San Antonio hasn't missed the postseason since 1997.Here's how the Western Conference standings looked immediately following the Rockets' victory: Seed Team Record 1 Golden State Warriors 51-24 2 Denver Nuggets 51-24 3 Portland Trail Blazers 48-27 4 Houston Rockets 49-28 5 Utah Jazz 46-30 6 LA Clippers 46-31 7 San Antonio Spurs 44-32 8 Oklahoma City Thunder 44-32 The Eastern Conference playoff picture, meanwhile, could come down to the wire. Five teams are currently vying for the conference's final three postseason berths, with the sixth-seeded Detroit Pistons just three games ahead of the 10th-seeded Charlotte Hornets.

Gregg Popovich and the San Antonio Spurs have just clinched their 22nd consecutive playoff appearance with Patty Mills assuming the role as a leader and captain as the franchise's current longest tenured playerGregg Popovich and the San Antonio Spurs have just clinched their 22nd consecutive playoff appearance with Patty Mills assuming the role as a leader and captain as the franchise's current longest tenured player

San Antonio Spurs' head coach Gregg Popovich: '(Patty Mills) is one of the greatest teammates ever' | NBA.com

San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich has another case to win NBA Coach of the Year, but the field and previous expectations have him on the outside, looking in.San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich has another case to win NBA Coach of the Year, but the field and previous expectations have him on the outside, looking in.

Spurs' Gregg Popovich Has Another Case For NBA Coach Of The Year, But He Won't Win

“an official stat: the spurs have lost every game that @BeckleyMason has watched them play in san antonio smh @Ron_Nirenberg please enact a lifetime ban against @BeckleyMason”

Shea Serrano on Twitter: "an official stat: the spurs have lost every game that @BeckleyMason has watched them play in san antonio smh @Ron_Nirenberg please enact a lifetime ban against @BeckleyMason"

“I could see Corey Brewer in a #Spurs uniform next season...”

Jabari Young on Twitter: "I could see Corey Brewer in a #Spurs uniform next season..."

“The sweep over the Spurs was the first in franchise history for the Kings.”

James Ham on Twitter: "The sweep over the Spurs was the first in franchise history for the Kings."

“Kings record their first ever series sweep over the Spurs, who shot just 29.6 from 3-point range Sunday night (8 of 27). https://t.co/tY2SJQ0Y4s”

Tom Orsborn on Twitter: "Kings record their first ever series sweep over the Spurs, who shot just 29.6 from 3-point range Sunday night (8 of 27). https://t.co/tY2SJQ0Y4s"

Thanks to Houston’s work against Sacramento, the Spurs are officially in the playoffs for the 22nd consecutive season <p>Thanks to Houston’s work against Sacramento, the Spurs are officially in the playoffs for the 22nd consecutive season</p>

Spurs make playoffs, history from their couches - ExpressNews.com

With the postseason looming, let's look at some first-round matchups and determine the likeliness of the San Antonio Spurs pulling off an upset.With the postseason looming around the corner, let's look at some first-round matchups and determine the likeliness of the San Antonio Spurs pulling off an...

San Antonio Spurs: Ranking first-round opponents by favorability

San Antonio clinched a postseason berth after the Kings lost to the Rockets.San Antonio clinched a postseason berth after the Kings lost to the Rockets.

Spurs match record by making playoffs 22nd straight year – ProBasketballTalk

Despite major improvement this season, the Kings fell short of their ultimate goal.Despite major improvement this season, the Kings fell short of their ultimate goal.

How Kings reacted to being eliminated from NBA playoff contention

Death. Taxes. Spurs in the playoffs.Death. Taxes. Spurs in the playoffs.

Spurs Watch: San Antonio clinches playoff spot for 22nd consecutive season - Pounding The Rock

The Kings are down to their final 7 games and will have to face off against another playoff bound team tonight in San AntonioThe Kings are down to their final 7 games and will have to face off against another playoff bound team tonight in San Antonio

Kings vs. Spurs Preview: The Streak Continues - Sactown Royalty

The San Antonio Spurs clinched their 22nd straight playoff berth on Saturday with the Sacramento Kings ' 119-108 loss to the Houston Rockets ...The San Antonio Spurs clinched their 22nd straight playoff berth on Saturday with the Sacramento Kings ' 119-108 loss to the Houston Rockets ...

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