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Kings lead after trailing by 21 points, but fall to Memphis 104-98

Video: Jason Jones' three takeaways from Sacramento Kings' loss to Memphis Grizzlies

The Sacramento Bee's Jason Jones talks about the Kings 104-98 loss in Memphis. His takeaways: urgency and energy to make playoff push is missing (or just to start winning), good move to start Darren Collison, Marco Belinelli breaks out of his slum
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The Sacramento Bee's Jason Jones talks about the Kings 104-98 loss in Memphis. His takeaways: urgency and energy to make playoff push is missing (or just to start winning), good move to start Darren Collison, Marco Belinelli breaks out of his slum

Player of the game: Memphis point guard Mike Conley scored 10 of his game-high 24 points in the fourth quarter to lead the Grizzles to a 104-98 victory Wednesday night at FedExForum. The Kings rallied from 21 points down in the second quarter to take a three-point lead in the fourth quarter, but Conley came up big to send the Kings to their fourth consecutive loss.

Turning point: After the Kings took a 91-88 lead with 5:54 to play, the Grizzlies went on a 10-0 run that gave them enough separation down the stretch. The Kings got no closer than three points the rest of the game.

X-factor: The Kings held Memphis to 44.3 percent shooting but gave the Grizzlies 29 points off 25 turnovers.

Records: Kings 24-35, Grizzlies 36-24

Key injuries: Rudy Gay (strained right shoulder) and Seth Curry (sprained right foot) missed their second consecutive games. Tony Allen (sore right knee) was out for Memphis.

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