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7 point game after Orlando Johnson and Ray McCallum make some things happen. Kings down 88-81 w/ 8:34 to go.
Ray McCallum is leading the reserves and they've gotten the Kings back in the game, 88-81, with 8:34 to play.
In the upcoming 7-game road trip, the Kings will visit former Kings players Marcus Thornton in Brooklyn & Jimmer Fredette in Chicago.
Kings were outscored 31-14 in the third.
Kings down 84-70 heading to the fourth quarter. Third was a disaster for the Kings.
The return of Luc Mbah a Moute everybody. No real reaction from the crowd, granted he was here for 2 minutes.
Kings committed 7 turnovers in the opening quarter. 1 in the 2nd. Micah Nouri told me at half to mimic 2nd. They have 6 with 3+mins in 3rd
T-Wolves have outscored the Kings 21-6 in the third quarter and lead 74-62
Largest lead now for Minnesota as Kings mimic the 1st quarter and keep turning the ball over. Kevin Martin adding to his point total with 24
Kevin Love to the ref after Cousins drew a charge on him: "He's 300 pounds!" Guess he thinks the contact wasn't that bad.
Kings 9th turnover leads to a dunk for Corey Brewer. T-Wolves open the 3Q on a 7-0 run to take 60-56 lead.
Kings lead Minnesota 56-53 at halftime. Gay has 22 points. McCallum w/ a game-high 5 assists off the bench. MIN: 19pts for Kevin Martin.
Reggie Evans seems to be having fun knocking Ricky Rubio around with hard screens. Last 2 left Rubio grimacing.
Rudy Gay is a little fired up. I’m not sure that he has “a lot fired up” in his game, but he now has 22 points in 17 minutes.
Corey Brewer just popped Rudy Gay in the chops.
I'm going to need the Kings to ignore all shot fakes from the perimeter by Ricky Rubio.
Looks like Ben should have gotten a block call on Rubio...instead Ben gets a charge, sits with 3 fouls.
Kevin Martin seems to be enjoying being matched up on a rookie. He's got 17 points on 7/8 shooting.
Kings are getting quality minutes from Ray McCallum off the bench. 4 assists, 2 rebounds in 6 minutes.
Great look from Ray McCallum to Ben McLemore for the dunk.
Minnesota is up 38-35. Both teams shooting 15/26. Kings have given up 11 points off turnovers.
Whenever I see Nikola Pekovic I think of this (Thanks to Michael Malone). http://t.co/9w6HD9hRuT
Wolves bench couldn't help but comment on the striking resemblance b/w Quincy Acy and Reggie Evans. Were cracking jokes about it.
Had an interesting travel day but I'm here. Kings up 27-25, 2:09 left in the first quarter.
Rudy Gay is on fire in the 1st quarter. 12 points on 5/6 shooting.
Ben McLemore drops in his first 3-ball. He needed that.
Huge T-Wolves fans sitting court side with Pek, Rubio and Love giant head posters.
Carl Landry is officially inactive tonight for the Kings with knee tendinitis. 2nd straight game missed for Landry.
Carl Landry out again for the Kings with knee soreness.
Carl Landry will not play tonight per Michael Malone. (Knee)
I’m hearing that both Kevin Martin and Nikola Pekovic will start for the Timberwolves tonight in Sacramento.
Kevin Martin missed last 7 games with thumb injury will play tonight vs. Kings in Sac. Nikola Pekovic missed last 13 games, he too returns
Nik Pekovic and Kevin Martin are available to play tonight against the Kings.
FINAL: Lakers 126, Kings 122. Gay 32 points 7 rebs 5 asts, Williams 26 pts 12 rebs. Thomas 26 pts 8 asts.
Brooks has had his way down the stretch against McLemore
Four Kings starters have scored in double figures, but Ben McLemore has yet to score tonight.
Farmar/Brooks have combined for 51 points off the bench for the Lakers.
Make it Lakers 120, Kigns 114, 4:01 to play. Kings gave up season-high of 129 in loss to Houston.
MarShon Brooks has 19 points. Kings down 118-114, 4:17 to play.
The Lakers have decided they want to play defense ... and keep making 3s. 17 and counting.
Kings have given up a season-high 16 three pointers and now trail 108-105
Lakers tie the game at 105 on a 3 by MarShon Brooks. 9:01 to play
Kings are 0-9 without Cousins this season.
Kings up 99-95 after three quarters. Lakers shooting 60.7%, Kings at 56.3%. Kings trying to win for first time w/o DeMarcus Cousins.
Lob to Derrick Williams has the Kings on a 13-3 run to take an 87-74 lead with 4:48 left in the third quarter.