Kings (4-9) vs. Timberwolves (5-7)
Time: 7 p.m.
Where: Sleep Train Arena
Radio: KHTK (1140)
1. Chasing rebounds: Minnesota forward Kevin Love is among the NBA's best rebounders. The Kings can't lose track of him, or he'll dominate.
2. Picking up the pace: The Kings have scored 100 or more points in three consecutive games. They've made an effort to run more, which has helped the offense.
3. Unleashing the guards: Minnesota has lost five straight games while struggling to contain opposing guards. The Kings' three hottest players are guards Aaron Brooks, Tyreke Evans and Marcus Thornton.
No. Player Pos.
3 Aaron Brooks G
13 Tyreke Evans G
5 John Salmons F
34 Jason Thompson F
15 DeMarcus Cousins C
No. Player Pos.
13 Luke Ridnour G
8 Malcolm Lee G
47 Andrei Kirilenko F
42 Kevin Love F
14 Nikola Pekovic C
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