Sacramento Kings

Number crunch: Cousins’ double double not enough against Bulls

Rajon Rondo (9) and Darren Collison, right, help Sacramento Kings teammate DeMarcus Cousins off the floor during an NBA basketball game against the Chicago Bulls Monday, March 21, 2016, in Chicago. Cousins led the Kings with 19 points and 18 rebounds.
Rajon Rondo (9) and Darren Collison, right, help Sacramento Kings teammate DeMarcus Cousins off the floor during an NBA basketball game against the Chicago Bulls Monday, March 21, 2016, in Chicago. Cousins led the Kings with 19 points and 18 rebounds. The Associated Press

A statistical look at the Kings’ 109-102 road against the Chicago Bulls on Monday at United Center:

5: Assists by the Kings’ Rajon Rondo, his lowest total when playing at least 30 minutes since he had five in a Nov. 30 win over the Mavericks.

7: First-quarter turnovers by the Kings. They finished with 20.

8: Advantage the Kings (47) held over the Bulls (39) in bench scoring.

10: Advantage the Kings (50) held over the Bulls (40) in rebounds.

15: Advantage the Bulls (70) held over the Kings (55) in starters’ scoring.

18: Points by the Kings’ Rudy Gay on 7-of-11 shooting, including 3 of 4 from three-point range.

18: Rebounds by the Kings’ DeMarcus Cousins.

19: Points by Cousins, whose streak of nine games with at least 20 points ended.

19: Points by the Kings’ Darren Collison in 32 minutes off the bench. He had a game-high 8 points in the fourth quarter.

40: Points in the paint by each team.

45.1: Bulls’ shooting percentage.

45.5: Kings’ shooting percentage.

102: Points scored by the Kings in both of their losses to the Bulls this season.

View the box score here

Compiled by Jeff Caraska

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