SACRAMENTO, CA - OCTOBER 18: Ben McLemore #23 of the Sacramento Kings handles the ball against Maccabi Haifa during a game at Sleep Train Arena on October 18, 2014 in Sacramento, California. (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) The Sacramento Kings have picked up the 2015-16 option on guard Ben McLemore's contract.
General manager Pete D'Alessandro announced the move Sunday. McLemore averaged 8.8 points and 2.9 rebounds in 26.7 minutes last season as a rookie. McLemore was picked seventh overall by Sacramento in the 2013 draft.