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BTW, Cousins defends Davis when the Pelicans go small with Davis as a center with Anderson at PF.
Bad loss for the Pelicans tonight -99-89- to Kings. They were without Rudy Gay, Darren Collison, and Coach Mike Malone got ejected in 2Q.
FINAL: Kings 99, Pelicans 89.. Cousins and Casspi with 22 points each to lead the Kings.
Kings beat Pelicans 99-89.
The Sacramento Kings improve to 9-5 on the season, beating the Pelicans on the road 99-89.
Pelicans out of sync in this fourth quarter. Too many forced shots, bad spacing and not enough touches for Anthony Davis.
Omri Casspi, waived by New Orleans over the summer, has 20 points on 8-12 shooting. Pelicans SFs have 2 points on 1-5.
Stat of the night so far - Ryan Anderson 3/6 from 3-point land, the rest of the Pelicans 0/9.
With 5:25 left, the Kings lead Pelicans 88-81. This game is going to come down to defense. The Pelicans must get stops.
Kings doing a fantastic job by limiting Pelicans bigs. Anthony Davis limited, Omer Asik practically a non-factor
Might be time to put Anthony Davis back in game. Pelicans trailing 85-76 with 8:54 remaining in 4Q.
Pelicans got to get the ball in Anthony Davis' more in the fourth quarter. He scored two points in the third quarter.
Pelicans outscored 26-21 in third quarter. Kings leading 75-70 heading into 4Q.
At the end of 3Q: Kings 75, Pelicans 70.
Seems like just about every possession I've seen in this Pelicans game there's a NO player missing a lob opportunity with Davis.
Pelicans starting center Omer Asik has grabbed six rebounds and has altered some shots tonight.
Casspi and Cousins running the Pelicans ragged in the third. Kings lead 64-57.
At Kings-Pelicans, I'm pretty sure they both could contend in bottom of West
Kings and Pelicans tied at halftime. Kings losing Michael Malone to ejection, and New Orleans storms back. Ben McLemore leads with 10.
John Salmons did get breakaway dunk in time before clock expired. Kings and Pelicans tied at halftime at 49.
Halftime: Pelicans 49, Kings 49.
Tyreke Evans instrumental in Pelicans getting back in game, scoring 10 pts in 2nd qtr, all at the doorstep. Tied at 49 at halftime
Pelicans turned the ball over 3 times in the first six minutes of the 1st, 1 time since.