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Both Andre Miller and Omri Casspi have said they want to come back to the Kings next season - both saying it feels like home in Sacramento.
Let's make it 4 in a row in AZ! Road games always a great test for our teams cohesiveness.
George Karl on McCallum:"I think these last two weeks is probably the best he's played." Commended how he played against Chris Paul and Wall
That Andre Miller Crossover Tho 😳😳😳👀....
Great win tonight!! Feels good to get 3 in a row!!
"The energy of the team and the spirit of the team right now since I have been here this is by far the best." - George Karl
"The fans deserve a winning team and winning basketball." - Omri Casspi
Kings actually had a 3 game winning streak in November just before Cousins' illness. My bad
"I told them we stunk." -George Karl on what he told his team after they gave up 70 to Philly in the first half.
In other news, Karl likes the match up for his Tar Heels vs Wisconsin
Karl said he's interested to see the league report on what was/wasn't a foul late in the game
Karl: Gay, Nik, Omri were "soft" at times covering Covington
At least the Kings don't have to see Ish Smith again this season.
Kings' three-game win streak is the longest since they won five under Michael Malone after losing the season opener.
I didn't realize McCallum took 17 shots (he made five). Kings shot 36.1% but had only 10 turnovers.
Cousins finished with 33 points (8/27 shooting), 17 rebounds, 4 blocks, 4 steals. Gay 21 points (6/19 shooting) 8 rebounds 3 assists.
The Kings beat the Sixers in Sacramento for the first time since December 2006.
Sixers commit a turnover, lose the game. Kings win their third in a row, 107-106
And that is three wins in a row for the Sacramento Kings.
Kings 107. 76ers 106. Fun game.
Someone is bleeding. 76ers get a few more seconds to think up a play.
Kings up 1 with 8.2 to play. Sixers ball.
Sixers ball with 8.2 seconds to play. Kings up 107-106.
Kings lead 107-106 with 8.2 remaining. Philly ball.
Kings lead 107-106 with 30 seconds remaining and the ball.
Kings up 107-106 after Covington splits the FTs
Covington to shoot 2 FTs
Cousins called for a foul at the rim. That’s 5. Crazy game in Sac.
Gay and Cousins a combined 54 points but on 14-of-44 shooting.
Ray McCallum with the second chance opportunity, Sacramento up 107-105 with 48.7 left. Kings looking for 3rd straight win
Kings up 107-105 with 48 seconds left. Timeout 76ers. http://t.co/NswLehelfy
McCallum's putback gives the Kings a 107-105 lead, 48.7 seconds to play.
Ray McCallum with a outback. Kings lead 107-105.
Kings and Sixers tied at 105 a minute left.
Tie game with 1:02 remaining. Kings ball.
We're tied at 105, 1:20 to play.
Rudy Gay to the line with a chance to tie.
My mentions are telling me the call on Rudy Gay was a good one.
That was not a good call. Wow. Huge moment.
Kings down 3 to Philly, 3 mins to play.
The ball doesn’t want to cooperate with the Sacramento Kings.
Kings going with McCallum, McLemore, Stauskas, Gay and Cousins down the stretch.
Cousins has 33 and 16 and his defense in the fourth has been stellar.
The 76ers shoot 31% from three on the season. They are 48% tonight.
Kings had every chance to put away the 76ers and now they trail 103-100 with 5:13 remaining.
Covington has knocked down 11 three-pointers against the Kings in two games.
Once again, the Kings can't stop Robert Covington. His 3 gives Sixers a 100-98 lead with 6:44 to play.
Covington has Noel's back. He just dunked on Miller in transition. Kings lead down to 98-97
good call of goaltending.
Kings gave up 70 points in the first half. 19 so far in 15 minutes of the second half.
Williams with a reverse dunk off a feed from Cousins. Kings up 96-89 with 9 minutes to play.
Cousins with the drop pass to D-Will for a 2-handed reverse. Williams is becoming a dunk reel.
Shame what Andre Miller did to Nerlen Noel. He'll need ankle insurance now.
Kings use a 24-14 3rd to lead Philly 87-84 headed to 4th. Thomas Robinson w/ career high 16pts vs. old team. Ray McCallum sparks SAC in 3rd
Nice response by the Kings in the 3rd. Philly was held to 14 points in the 3rd. Here's to a 17-25 point win as projected this afternoon!
Kings hold Sixers to 14 points in the third to take an 87-84 lead. I guess they do have some defense left.
Rudy Gay and DeMarcus Cousins have already combined for 46 points on the night.
T-Rob has a career-high 16 points, Kings up 87-82
The Kings are starting to wake up. Much better defensive intensity in this 3rd Q.
Kings might have figured Philly out .. up 82-78 now
Vlade Divac sat next to Vivek in the first half. Chris Mullin has replaced Vlade for the second half as he is now seated next to Vivek.
Sacramento on a 12-0 run. Lead 80-78.
8 out of 10 Kings possessions with the starters in the 3rd quarter ended with a shot with 12 seconds or more left on the shot clock.
Kings have cut the deficit to 78-74 with 6:35 left in the third.
Noel just picked up his fourth foul.
Nerlens Noel just spoiled my Ray McCallum one-handed jam
Sacramento with a 14-to-2 assist-to-turnover ratio in the first half.
The Sixers will fail to score 110 points. Truth or Trash?
Sixers with the 70-63 lead at halftime. DeMarcus Cousins with 21pts, 10rebs in the 1st half for Kings. His 42nd double-double of the season
Cousins shot 6/16 and has 21 points, 10 rebounds. Gay has 10 points. PHI: Noel 12 points, 7 reb, T-Rob 14 points, Ish 11 points, 3 assists
DeMarcus Cousins with 21 and 10 in 18 minutes in the first half. He's 9/9 from the free throw line.
Kings give up 70 in the first half. Trail Philly 70-63. 4 players in double-figures for Philly in first half.
The Philadelphia 76ers have scored 70 points in the 1st half in Sacramento. They average right around 90pts a game.