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Sacramento Kings Notes, Quotes 2009-11-10

Sacramento Kings Notes, Quotes 2009-11-10--The Kings' win on Sunday over Golden State followed their Saturday win at Utah. It marked the first time they have won consecutive games since Nov. 7 and Nov. 9 of 2008. It was also the first time the Kings won games on back-to-back nights since April 11 and April 12 of 2008.

--The Kings and Golden State were the league's two worst rebounding teams last season. Yet after their first regular season meeting, it appears the Kings are the only team to have improved in that category. They won the boards battle 52 to 34.

--The Kings host Oklahoma City Tuesday in a rematch of their regular season opener. The Thunder routed the Kings at the Ford Center 102-89, jumping out to a 39-22 first-quarter lead that all but ended it.

QUOTE TO NOTE: "Beno is playing amazing -- not just pretty well. Beno is contributing to the team. Everyone feels like they are in the game and feels like they are able to get the open ball." -- Kings rookie small forward Omri Casspi, talking about the recent play of Kings point guard Beno Udrih.

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Added: November 10, 2009


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