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Cleveland overwhelms Kings late for 120-111 win

Jason Jones three takeaways from Kings loss to Cavaliers

The Bee's Jason Jones breaks down what you need to know from the Sacramento Kings 120-111 loss to Lebron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers.
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The Bee's Jason Jones breaks down what you need to know from the Sacramento Kings 120-111 loss to Lebron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Player of the game: Kyrie Irving had 30 points to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers past the Kings 120-111 Wednesday night at Sleep Train Arena.

Turning point: The Cavs closed the game on an 11-3 run after the Kings used an 8-0 run to pull within 109-108.

X-factor: The Cavs, with 15 offensive rebounds to the Kings’ five, held a 24-12 edge in second-chance points.

Records: Kings 25-38, Cavs 45-18

Key injuries: Ben McLemore (finger fracture), Marco Belinelli (back spasms) and Seth Curry (foot sprain) were out for the Kings. Timofey Mozgov (illness) was out for Cleveland.

LeBron James said he's "looking forward to going against one of the greats," when his team plays Kobe Bryant for the last time.

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