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Numbers crunch: Cauley-Stein steps up in rare home win

Kings center Willie Cauley-Stein dunks in the fourth quarter as the Suns’ Chase Budinger gets out of the way at Sleep Train Arena on Friday, March 25, 2016.
Kings center Willie Cauley-Stein dunks in the fourth quarter as the Suns’ Chase Budinger gets out of the way at Sleep Train Arena on Friday, March 25, 2016. hamezcua@sacbee.com

A statistical look at the Kings’ 116-94 victory over the Phoenix Suns to the Detroit Pistons on Friday:

0: Points by the Kings’ Marco Belinelli, who played with a sore right heel, in 10 first-half minutes.

0: Points by Suns second-leading scorer Brandon Knight, who sat out with an upset stomach.

1: Career start by the Kings’ Seth Curry, after Friday’s game.

2: Shots taken by the Kings’ Rajon Rondo, who finished with two points.

7: Games in a row the Kings had lost at Sleep Train Arena since defeating Denver nearly five weeks ago.

7: Blocked shots by the Kings compared to two for the Suns.

11: Game-high rebounds by the Kings’ DeMarcus Cousins.

12: Assists by Rondo, who passed Reggie Theus’ Sacramento-era single-season franchise record of 788 in 1985-86.

22: Largest lead by the Kings, at 89-67 in the third quarter.

26: Career high points for Kings rookie Willie Cauley-Stein.

Compiled by Randal Forshee

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