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Number crunch: Kings battle back, overcome Mavericks

Kings forward DeMarcus Cousins (15) attempts to steal the ball from Dallas Mavericks center Zaza Pachulia (27) during an NBA basketball game on Monday, Nov. 30, 2015 at Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento.
Kings forward DeMarcus Cousins (15) attempts to steal the ball from Dallas Mavericks center Zaza Pachulia (27) during an NBA basketball game on Monday, Nov. 30, 2015 at Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento. hamezcua@sacbee.com

A statistical look at the Kings’ 112-98 win over the Mavericks on Monday.

1: Steals by the Kings (Omri Casspi).

2: Second-half turnovers by the Kings.

2: Three-point baskets by the Mavericks in the fourth quarter (2 for 10).

3: Opponents the Kings have held under 100 points this season.

6: Consecutive losses by the Kings to the Mavericks before Monday’s victory.

6: Edge in second-chance by the Kings (13) over the Mavericks (7).

14: Team-high points by the Mavericks’ Chandler Parsons.

14: Largest lead by the Mavericks.

16: Fourth-quarter points by the Kings’ DeMarcus Cousins.

22: Assists by both teams.

31: Game-high points by the Kings’ DeMarcus Cousins.

34.9: Mavericks’ shooting percentage in the second half (they shot 51.2 in the first half). Read a story about how Kings coach George Karl is still tinkering with his team’s perimeter defense.

36: Fourth-quarter points by the Kings.

38: Game-high minutes played by DeMarcus Cousins.

40.3: Kings’ shooting percentage through the first three quarters.

64.7: Kings’ shooting percentage in the fourth quarter (11 of 17).

10,000: Career field goal milestone reached by the Mavericks’ Dirk Nowitzki (10,002).

View the box score here.

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Compiled by Jeff Caraska

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