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Kings forward Matt Barnes helps limit New Orleans’ All-Star forward, Anthony Davis, to 11 points in the second half after Davis scored 21 in the first half. The Kings win 105-99 for their third consecutive victory.
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For much of the season, Kings guard Ben McLemore didn’t exude confidence. However, he’s stepped up recently, averaging 13.8 points in his first five games this month.
Kings forward DeMarcus Cousins, who recently served an automatic one-game suspension for drawing his 16th technical foul this season, picks up his 17th Sunday in the first quarter after his arm appeared to strike Pelicans center Donatas Motiejunas in the face as both were going for a rebound.
See photos from the Kings’ victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Sunday at Golden 1 Center.
A by-the-numbers look at the Kings’ win over the New Orleans Pelicans on Sunday at Golden 1 Center.
Nick Young scored 26 points, and the Los Angeles Lakers put up a season-high 76 first-half points en route to a 122-114 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Friday.