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Kings Daily: Playoffs eyed as 2017 begins

Kings center DeMarcus Cousins chases a loose ball during an NBA basketball game against the Memphis Grizzlies, Saturday, December 31, 2016 at Golden 1 Center in Sacramento. The Kings will need that kind of hustle against Denver on Tuesday to break a two-game losing streak.
Kings center DeMarcus Cousins chases a loose ball during an NBA basketball game against the Memphis Grizzlies, Saturday, December 31, 2016 at Golden 1 Center in Sacramento. The Kings will need that kind of hustle against Denver on Tuesday to break a two-game losing streak. hamezcua@sacbee.com

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Game plan: Kings vs. Nuggets

Projected starters, broadcast information and keys to Tuesday’s game, the Kings’ first of 2017, at Denver.

Scouting the opponent: Denver falls at Golden State

Draymond Green’s putback with 28.9 seconds left gives him the final rebound for his second triple-double of the season. Green has 15 points, 13 assists and 10 rebounds as the Golden State Warriors top the Denver Nuggets 127-119 on Monday. The Kings visit Denver on Tuesday.

Kings slip to 19th in rankings roundup

A 1-2 week in which the Kings’ four-game winning streak ended dropped them to an average ranking of 19th in the NBA power rankings roundup.

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