Kings blow out Celtics for summer league title; Louis King wins finals MVP

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Louis King's game-high 21 points and five steals helped the Sacramento Kings ease past the Boston Celtics 100-67 in the summer league championship game.

King earned finals MVP honors for his tremendous two-way performance. Emanuel Terry added five steals of his own along with nine points, 15 rebounds, and a game-best plus-28 rating off the bench.

Boston got out to an early double-digit lead but trailed 24-20 after the first quarter. Sacramento put together a dominant performance over the final three periods, outscoring Boston 76-47.

The Kings benefitted immensely from the Celtics' whopping 29 turnovers, outscoring Boston by a 38-4 margin in points created off turnovers.

Sacramento was also incredibly active on the defensive end with 18 steals in the game.

Carsen Edwards scored a Celtics-high 15 points on 5-of-16 shooting in the loss.

With the victory, Sacramento becomes the first team to win two summer league titles.

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