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Number crunch: Houston has a problem, Kings slam Rockets

hamezcua@sacbee.com

A statistical look at the Kings’ 107-97 victory over the Houston Rockets on Tuesday night at Sleep Train Arena.

3: Wins in a row by the Kings, this one enjoyed by rapper Drake, who sat courtside.

3: Three-pointers made by Sacramento forward Omri Casspi in four attempts – the fourth time he’s had three three-pointers in a game this season. Casspi finished with 19 points on 8-of-11 shooting overall.

4: Points scored by Houston center Dwight Howard, one fewer tally than his personal-foul total in just under 28 minutes.

4: Consecutive double doubles for Kings’ All-Star center DeMarcus Cousins (26 points and 12 rebounds). Cousins has 12 double doubles in 17 games this season.

6: Steals by Kings forward Rudy Gay, a career high. Gay also added 17 points, including a thunderous dunk, and a game-high 13 rebounds.

13: Assists by Sacramento guard Darren Collison, a season high. He started in place of the suspended Rajon Rondo.

29: Turnovers by the Kings, a season high.

33: Points scored by Houston star James Harden, a game high.

49: Turnovers combined by the Kings and Rockets.

50.7: Shooting percentage by the Kings (38 of 75).

View the full box score.

Compiled by Stu Rosenberg

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