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Crunching numbers: Heat 107, Kings 102

Kings forward DeMarcus Cousins, right, gets tangled up with a member of the Miami Heat at Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, California on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2016.
Kings forward DeMarcus Cousins, right, gets tangled up with a member of the Miami Heat at Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, California on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2016. hamezcua@sacbee.com

Here is a look behind the box score of Wednesday’s 107-102 Miami Heat victory over the Kings at Golden 1 Center.

2: The number of wins the Heat have over the Kings this season.

4: 3-pointers by Miami guard Wayne Ellington.

8: 3-pointers for each team in the first half.

12: 3-pointers for the game for Miami.

13: Rebounding advantage for the Heat.

13: Points scored by Kings forward DeMarcus Cousins.

15: Points scored by Ty Lawson, Garrett Temple and Arron Afflalo of the Kings.

19-0: Kings’ second-half run that tied the score at 87-87 with 10:11 to go.

23: Points for Miami’s Tyler Johnson, who had the big three-point play down the stretch.

59: Kings’ first-half shooting percentage.

63.2: Heat’s first-half shooting percentage.

'Second unit was unbelievable brought us back in this game,' said Sacramento Kings DeMarcus Cousins after they were unable to close the game against the Miami Heat.

Tyler Johnson had a game-high 23 points, including the go-ahead basket with 27.8 seconds to play, as the short-handed Miami Heat swept the season series against the Kings with a 107-102 victory Wednesday night at Golden 1 Center.

Before Wednesday's game against Miami, Kings coach Dave Joerger looks for improvement as a homestand begins, discusses DeMarcus Cousins' role and gives an update on Rudy Gay and Ty Lawson.

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