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Kings Daily: Team loses third in a row

New York Knicks center Joakim Noah, left, defends Sacramento Kings forward DeMarcus Cousins during the second half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016, in New York.
New York Knicks center Joakim Noah, left, defends Sacramento Kings forward DeMarcus Cousins during the second half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016, in New York. The Associated Press

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Kings still searching for answers after loss to Knicks

The Kings fight back from 21 points down only to lose to the New York Knicks 106-98 at Madison Square Garden. The Kings lose their third game in a row and are 1-3 on their trip that ends Wednesday in Dallas.

Afflalo enjoyed time with Knicks, though success escaped team

Kings guard Arron Afflalo says it was “great” to play for the New York Knicks last season even though the team struggled. Sunday’s game against the Knicks was Afflalo’s first time playing at Madison Square Garden since signing with the Kings in the offseason.

Crunching numbers in the Kings’ road loss to the New York Knicks

A by-the-numbers look at the Kings’ loss to the host New York Knicks on Sunday at Madison Square Garden. DeMarcus Cousins puts up impressive numbers.

Video: Joerger likes how Kings competed with Knicks

Sacramento Kings coach Dave Joerger has seen his starters struggle through opening quarters of several games, but on Sunday night against the Knicks in New York, it was the bench that had struggles throughout the game. “Guys competed, they held each other up and kept battling, they just ran out of legs in the end,” Joerger says.

Knicks 106, Kings 98 in photos

Scouting the opponent: Up next are Mavericks, who routed Bulls on Saturday

Wesley Matthews scores 20 of his 26 points in the second half of the Dallas Mavericks’ 107-82 victory over the visiting Chicago Bulls on Saturday night. Matthews has shined for Dallas in place of perennial All-Star Dirk Nowitzki, who has been limited to five games by a strained right Achilles tendon.

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