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Kings end 8-game slide, knock off Magic 120-115

Sacramento Kings guard Darren Collison battles Orlando Magic guard Evan Fournier at Golden 1 Center in Sacramento on Monday.
Sacramento Kings guard Darren Collison battles Orlando Magic guard Evan Fournier at Golden 1 Center in Sacramento on Monday. hamezcua@sacbee.com

Player of the game: Darren Collison had 19 points and a season-high 13 assists as the Kings ended their season-worst eight-game losing streak with a 120-115 win over the Orlando Magic Monday night at Golden 1 Center.

Turning point: With the Kings’ 10-point lead down to one at 113-112, Anthony Tolliver hit a 3-pointer with 43.3 seconds left to play to keep it a two-possession game.

X-factor: The Kings made 16 3-pointers to help overcome being outscored 56-36 in the paint.

Records: Kings 26-41; Magic 24-44

After the Sacramento Kings' 120-115 victory against the Orlando Magic on March 13, 2017, Anthony Tolliver talks about paying tribute to his mother after making a three pointer. Tolliver made five shots from beyond the arc during the game.

After the Sacramento Kings ended their eight game losing streak on Monday, March 13, 2017, coach Dave Joerger said he liked what he saw in his team's victory over the Orlando Magic.

Sacramento Kings head coach Dave Joerger talks to members of the media prior to tip-off against the Orlando Magic on Monday, March 13, 2017 at Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, Calif. Joerger briefly talks about the athleticism of the Orlando players

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