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Cousins needs 47 points to pass Vlade Divac for 8th in points in Sacramento history.
DeMarcus Cousins had 3 steals to move into 9th all time in Sacramento hisory with 392, passing Francisco Garcia. Christie (717) is No. 1
I should've never have taught him this face
Paul Goldschmidt is batting .542 (13-for-24) w/7 HR's & 17 RBI's all-time against Tim Lincecum.
Cousins averaged 33.3 points and 11.5 rebounds against Portland this season.
Dorell Wright said that was his first game winner since high school.
Gotta love the effort by the Kings without Rudy Gay and Isaiah Thomas. McCallum with a nice bounce back (23 pts, 8 asts and 0 turnovers)
Ray McCallum had no turnovers in 43 minutes of play.
Ray McCallum had a good look. Like seeing the confidence and no hesitation to take the step-back shot.
FINAL: Portland 100, Kings 99. McCallum had a good look that didn't go down just before the buzzer.
Michael Malone still chasing Keith Smart’s 28 wins from last season. McCallum with the miss. Blazers win.
Great look by McCallum but no good. Blazers beat the Kings 100-99
I had half of the playcall right, I guess. Dorrell Wright hits a three from the corner off a Damian Lillard assist.
Huge shot by Dorrell Wright. Blazers 100, Kings 99 with 7.6 remaining. Rudy Gay would be nice in this situation, but….
Kings give up a 3 to Dorell Wright with 7.6 seconds to play. Kings down 100-99.
Kings 99, Blazers 97 with 14.8 remaining.
Blazers' play call: Damian Lillard for three.
Cousins makes 2 FTS, Kings up 99-97, 14.8 seconds to play.
Good defense the Kings, aided by Lopez's inability to get out of the way on the screen.
Looked like a no call on the Evans foul live, but 2 FTs by Lopez might be better than an open Batum 3. Game tied at 97, 42.3 seconds left.
Cousins giving Aldridge fits.
1:31 to play Kings take their first lead, 97-95, on a Cousins jumper.
Kings lead 97-95.
Ray McCallum with 23 points on 7/14 shooting and 4/4 from deep. 7 assists as well. Good night for the rookie.
Today is the last day of Jared Cunningham's 10-day contract but the Kings plan to keep him for the rest of the season.
Game tied at 93, 2:58 minutes to play. Cousins just drew a charge on Lillard.
7-2 run since Malone has gone back to Cousins and Outlaw. Porltand up 91-86, 5:30 to play.
Cousins has his 51st double double of the season, breaking Chris Webber's Sacramento record from the 2000-01 season.
DeMarcus Cousins has passed Chris Webber with his 51st double-double of the season, setting a new Sacramento era record.
Cousins and Outlaw back in with game tied at 84, 7:50 to play.
New ball game. 84-84.
Isaiah's reaction to Ray McCallum executing on the break >
Ray McCallum is developing quickly.
Best break of the night is a one-man break by McCallum to cut the lead to 82-81
Lillard with the DAGGER!
Kings start the fourth off strong, close gap to 79-77, forcing Portland to call timeout. Evans has four of the Kings' 6 points.
Kings draw to within two at 79-77.
Kings hanging tough. Trail the Blazers 79-71 going to the fourth.
Kings down 79-71 heading into the fourth quarter. Cousins has 22 points, 9 rebounds.
No Gay or Thomas takes away about 40 points per game.
11-2 run by the Blazers puts them up 79-67. Kings cannot generate offense against this team, which isn't a great defensive bunch.
Brad Miller had 5,117 points in his time with the Kings.
Bravo DeMarcus Cousins. Jason Thompson blocks a shot and runs the floor. Cousins delivers the pass for the JT dunk. Way to reward your big.
History made in Portland: DeMarcus Cousins now in 9th place on Sacramento-era scoring list, passing Brad Miller.
Kings are down just 68-65.
DeMarcus Cousins just passed Brad Miller for 9th in scoring all-time in Sacramento history.
Williams was active but missed 6 of his 8 shots. Grabbed 6 rebounds.
Kings down 56-46 at half. McLemore has 14 points for the Kings. Aldridge leads Portland with 12 points.
52-37 Blazers. Kings shooting 34.9%.
This is the most active I can remember Derrick Williams being in 2 or 3 weeks.
Since the score was tied at 29, blazers are on a 15-4 run.
Kings used a 9-2 run to open the second quarter tie the game at 29
Kings down 27-20 after the first quarter. Kings shooting 37.5%
The Kings had a 3-on-1 break that ends with a missed layup. They really need to do that 3-man-weave drill
Rudy Gay is on the bench now in his warmups, would be shocked if he played considering Derrick Williams just checked in at small forward
Maybe Malone should call a timeout right after tip-off. Get the team focused.
Reggie Evans is in for Jason Thompson, who has two fouls.
This time it took more than 4 minutes before Malone's first timeout. Kings down 12-4, 7:44 left in the first quarter.
Of course after my blog posts, Evans and Gay are nor in the starting lineup. Gay's not even on the floor, Evans is in uniform.
Rudy Gay is now out for the Sacramento Kings tonight in Portland.
Rudy Gay warming up for the game http://t.co/gfrIvGvCOV
Gay and Evans will play tonight barring any setbacks warming up. Both say out last night with back injuries.
Isaiah Thomas is out again tonight. Rudy Gay and Reggie Evans are both very likely to play.
The A's offense has ONE hit since the first inning.
As you know, DeMarcus Cousins was named to the pool of players selected for Team USA.
First training camp will be held in Las Vegas from July 28-31. Pool of 28 players will likely be reduced to roster of 12-15 after Vegas.
Meanwhile Grant Balfour has 2 saves and an ERA of 0.00 for Tampa Bay.
Isn't the Jim Johnson experience fun?
What you'll value most is a honest friend
Jesse Chavez with some crazy movement on his pitches today. 9K’s through 7 innings. 93 pitches.