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Number crunch: Grizzlies outlast Kings

Memphis Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph (50) controls the ball against Kings center DeMarcus Cousins during the first half of Wednesday’s game in Memphis, Tenn.
Memphis Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph (50) controls the ball against Kings center DeMarcus Cousins during the first half of Wednesday’s game in Memphis, Tenn. The Associated Press

A statistical look at the Kings’ 104-98 loss to the Grizzlies on Wednesday:

3: The first-half point, foul, assist and turnover totals for the Kings’ DeMarcus Cousins.

5: Number of players who scored in double figures for both the Kings and Grizzlies.

7: Turnovers committed by Cousins.

5:45: Time remaining in the second quarter before the Kings scored their first points of the period.

10-0: Kings’ scoring run to open the second half.

11: First-quarter points scored by the Kings’ Darren Collison.

11: Free throws made by the Kings in 20 attempts (55%).

15: Second-quarter points scored by the Kings.

16: Points scored by Sacramento’s Belinelli, on 7-of-15 shooting, including 11 in the fourth quarter.

16: Consecutive games in which Kings have allowed opponents to score 100 or more points.

17: Assists by Kings point guard Rajon Rondo.

18: Team-high point total by Cousins on 7-of-18 shooting.

24: Game-high point total by Memphis’ Mike Conley, who made 9 of 12 shots, including all three of his three-point attempts.

29: Free throws made by the Grizzlies in 33 attempts (88%).

35: Double doubles this season by Cousins.

DeMarcus Cousins is waiting for Kings to play with more urgency after loss to Memphis

George Karl says Kings were outhustled at the start of loss to Memphis

The Sacramento Bee's Jason Jones talks about the Kings 104-98 loss in Memphis. His takeaways: urgency and energy to make playoff push is missing (or just to start winning), good move to start Darren Collison, Marco Belinelli breaks out of his slum

Compiled by Stu Rosenberg

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