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Jason Jones, Sacramento Kings beat writer

Pregame notes: Acy out again for Kings; Gay in starting lineup

03/23/2014 2:58 PM

03/23/2014 7:22 PM

The Kings will be without backup forward Quincy Acy for a second consecutive game with a sprained right ankle.

“He rolled it pretty good,” said Kings coach Michael Malone. “He’s getting better, the swelling’s going down but he won’t play tonight.”

Rudy Gay, who left Friday’s loss to San Antonio with a stomach illness, is in the starting lineup.

• The Bucks will be without rookie guard Nate Wolters, who broke his hand against Golden State and will miss the rest of the season.
• Prediction time: The Bucks have competed well lately, and the Kings should not overlook them. But if the Kings play unselfishly and with a sense of urgency, they have enough to knock off the struggling Bucks.

Kings 101, Bucks 90

My record: 42-26 (minus the pregame session missed due to travel issues).

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Jason Jones, who joined The Sacramento Bee in 2002, has covered the Kings since 2008. Jones, a UC Berkeley graduate, also has covered high school sports, the Oakland Raiders and the Sacramento Monarchs for The Bee. Contact him at jejones@sacbee.com. Twitter: @mr_jasonjones

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