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Wow. The kings play a little defense and get the lead down to 98-92, 2:08 to play.
Pelicans go up 11 with 3:10 to play. Darren Collison didn't return to action until Sac went down by 10
The offense has been awful in the second half.
And don't leave Eric Gordon open. 97-87 Pelicans,
Anthony Davis just became the first opponent to score more than 25 points on the Kings this season.
Sacramento has 2 assists since halftime. What happened???
Good one in Sac, another game coming down to the wire. Pelicans lead Kings by 6 5:31 to go. Anthony Davis and Ryan Anderson 40 pts combined
5:31 to play, Kings down 90-84. They're getting nothing easy on offense right in the halfcourt.
In other news, Stauskas has no chance defending Eric Gordon.
Casspi has been as they say feast or famine tonight.
Kings are shooting 41.7%
Rudy and the bench is breathing life into the Kings. Kings down 82-79, 9:07 to play.
The Pelicans only have 4 turnovers.
The Sacramento crowd is alive in the fourth.
Great homecoming for Ryan Anderson. 18 pts off the Pelicans bench. 4/11three point attempts though. He's been wide open most of game
And my buddy Ryan Anderson is killing the Kings with 18 points. Kings down 80-70.
Going to McCallum instead of Ramon Sessions has yielded 0 points, 2 rebounds thus far.
Kings have 0 fastbreak points entering fourth quarter.
Kings were outscored 31-15 in the third.
Both DeMarcus Cousins and Anthony Davis came alive in the 3rd. Pelicans lead Kings 76-69 into 4th. Davis 24pts, Cuz 17pts & 14 Rebs
Kings went from playing like a pass-happy team to playing like the Kings after halftime and trail 76-69 after three.
Oh yeah, Ryan Anderson is a shooter. Someone tell the kIngs.
DeMarcus Cousins just chased down Jrue Holiday and blocked the layin attempt. Wow!!!!
Kings being out hustled and outscored 18-8 in the quarter. Pelicans back on top 66-62 after a 12pt Kings lead.
Kings self-destructing in second half vs. Pelicans. Same stuff. Stagnant offense, no pace, no passing ... and four turnovers
Kings have been outscored 21-8 in the third quarter.
Another timeout now that New Orleans is up 66-62 after Anderson hits an open 3. After 16 assists in the first half, Kings have none in 3rd
Sacramento is giving up good shots for bad shots. Now trailing 66-62.
Pelicans making their run here to start the 3rd. DeMarcus Cousins just picked up 3rd foul, Kings up 1 7:50 3rd
Another double-double for Cousins.
Kings lead has shrunk to 57-56. Reggie Evans doing a lot of talking in the huddle before coach takes over.
Ryan Anderson with seven points, but just 1-of-7 from 3-point land in the first half.
16 assists on 21 made baskets in the first half for the Kings. Shooting 48.8 percent from the field. 28-14 rebound advantage.
Kings up 54-45 at halftime. DMC 8 pts, 9 rebs 3 ast. DC 11pts 8asts. Gay 10pts 3rbs 3asts, JT 12pt 6 reb.
Kings have 16 assists already.
JT really playing well. Putting in work against the Hornets. 17mins, 12pts, 6rebs frustrating Hornets bigs
Sacramento has gone right at Anthony Davis all night. Thompson with 12 points and 6 rebounds.
Starters (- Thompson + Casspi) quickly push the Sacramento lead back to 8 at 45-37.
NO can score in a hurry & doesn't make mistakes only 1 TO thru 18 mins pernicious O remember 139 vs MN 80 at 1/2 15 3's
Kings second unit couldn’t hold the lead again. Starters back in.
Kings lead down from 12 to 2, 31-33. 6:48 left in the second.
Yeah, Luke Babbitt = Bran Stark from Game of Thrones. Thanks for the help.
Luke Babbitt looks like a Game of Thrones character. Is the character blind or paralyzed? That's the kid I'm thinking of. Agree?
Kings up 27-20 after 1. 10 points, 5 rebounds for Thompson. Collison w/ 5 assists, DMC 6 points, 6 rebounds, 3 assists.
Stauskas with a bomb. Coming in confident. You can see it in his body language.
However, I should point out that Ray McCallum is playing alongside Darren Collison at the moment as a SG
Ray McCallum and not Ramon Sessions the first PG off the bench. Interesting.
Ray McCallum is the first guard off the bench and the fans approve this move.
C'Mon, Billy Butler made OUT.
Ryan Anderson is in for Ajinca. And as they have in the past, the Pelicans have Anderson defending Cousins.
The Kings have mastered the art of the fast start. Up 20-8 on Pelicans.
Sacramento native Ryan Anderson into the game.
Kings are out to a quick 13-6 lead. Thompson has 6 points, 5 rebouns.
Jason Thompson off to a fast start. 6 points and 5 rebounds in 5 minutes against Anthony Davis who is 0-of-3 from the field.
Alexis Ajinca started for Omer Asik and already has 3 points.
Alexis Ajinca starting for Omer Asik tonight for Pelicans.
Omer Asik is inactive for New Orleans
Rudy Gay is starting so leave me alone about your fantasy teams ....
According to Michael Malone, Rudy Gay is playing tonight.
It's like a family reunion here in Sacramento. Tyreke Evans and John Salmons just walked in the door. Jimmer Fredette sitting baseline.
Unfortunately for Kings fans, Jason Williams will not be at Thursday's game against the Bulls. However, Mike Bibby will now join C-Webb
Rudy Gay (right Achilles tendinitis) has been upgraded by the Kings to probable for tonight's game vs New Orleans