Sacramento Kings

Number crunch: Kings get hot late but can’t catch Grizzlies

A statistical look the the Kings’ 121-117 loss to the Grizzlies on Saturday in Memphis, Tenn.:

0: Points off the bench for Memphis forward Matt Barnes, a Del Campo High School graduate. Barnes was 0 for 7 from the field, including 0 for 4 from outside the arc.

0: Leads for the Kings in the loss.

4: Consecutive losses for the Kings following a five-game winning streak.

5: Blocked shots for Grizzlies center Marc Gasol, which was two more than the Kings had as a team.

10: Place in the Western Conference for the 20-27 Kings, who are 1 1/2 games out of a playoff spot.

13: Combined turnovers for the Kings’ Rajon Rondo (seven) and DeMarcus Cousins (six).

14: Rebounds for Cousins, a game high. No other player had more than seven.

21: Points for Kings forward Rudy Gay, a team high.

29: Points for Grizzlies forward Jeff Green off the bench, a game high.

31: Fast-break points for the Kings, compared to 21 for the Grizzlies.

40: Points in the fourth quarter for the Kings. The Grizzlies had 29.

51.9: Shooting percentage for the Grizzlies, compared to 41.3 percent for Sacramento.

View the box score here

Compiled by Noel Harris

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