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Crunching numbers in Kings’ loss to Portland

Kings forward DeMarcus Cousins, right, shoots over Portland Trail Blazers center Mason Plumlee during the first half of Wednesday night’s game in Portland, Ore.
Kings forward DeMarcus Cousins, right, shoots over Portland Trail Blazers center Mason Plumlee during the first half of Wednesday night’s game in Portland, Ore. The Associated Press

A statistical look at the Kings’ 102-89 loss to the Trail Blazers in Portland on Wednesday:

2: Consecutive games missed by Portland star Damian Lillard, who is out with a sprained left ankle.

4: Consecutive games the Kings had won coming in.

6: Consecutive games the Trail Blazers had lost coming in.

6: Double-digit scorers for the Trail Blazers.

7: Game-high assists by Portland’s CJ McCollum.

10: Team-high rebounds by the Kings’ Kosta Koufos.

14: Points off the bench by Sacramento’s Garrett Temple.

14: Game-high rebounds by the Trail Blazers’ Mason Plumlee, 12 coming on the defensive end. Plumlee also scored 12 points.

14-18: The Kings’ record, which leaves them tied with Denver for the No. 8 seed in the Western Conference playoff race.

16: Points off the bench by Portland’s Meyers Leonard.

20: Team-high points scored by McCollum on 6-of-18 shooting.

20: The Trail Blazers’ biggest lead of the game.

28: Game-high points scored by the Kings’ DeMarcus Cousins on 8-of-19 shooting, including 3 of 6 from 3-point range.

39.2%: The Kings’ shooting percentage (31 for 79).

47.3%: The Trail Blazers’ shooting percentage (35-74).

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