A statistical look at the Kings’ 116-110 loss to the Houston Rockets on Friday:
▪ 1: Starts this season for Marco Belinelli, who debuted in the starting lineup Friday.
▪ 4: Consecutive losses by the Kings.
▪ 5: Different starting lineups in six games by Kings coach George Karl.
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▪ 11: Wins for the Kings without DeMarcus Cousins in the lineup since his 2010 rookie season.
▪ 13: Field goals made, free throws made and assists by the Rockets’ James Harden.
▪ 15: Minutes played by the Kings’ Seth Curry, who faces his brother Stephen of the Warriors on Saturday.
▪ 20: Shooting percentage (2 of 10) of Belinelli.
▪ 21: Points by the Rockets’ James Harden in the first half.
▪ 36: Losses for the Kings without Cousins in the lineup since 2010.
▪ 42.8: Points allowed in the paint per game by the the Kings entering Friday.
▪ 43: Total points scored by Harden.
▪ 44: Points allowed in the paint Friday by the Kings.
▪ 56.1: Rockets’ field-goal percentage in the first half.
▪ 61: Points by Rockets in the first half.
▪ 74: Points in the first half by Warriors – the Kings’ opponent Saturday – in a 119-104 win over Denver.
Compiled by Randal Forshee