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Sacramento Kings Notes, Quotes 2009-12-06

Sacramento Kings Notes, Quotes 2009-12-06--The Suns won their 16th consecutive game at home dating back to 2008-09, the longest active streak of its kind in the NBA. Phoenix has not lost at home since March 12, 2009. The Suns also improved to 7-0 at home this season, and they remain the league's only team that is undefeated at home.

--The Kings entered Saturday ranked third in the league in turnovers (16.4), but they gave the ball away just 10 times. It required a disciplined final three quarters, as they had six in the first quarter.

--The Kings' improved rebounding prowess continued against Phoenix. They entered tied for sixth in the league in rebounding percentage (.514) and grabbed 48 to the Suns' 43.

QUOTE TO NOTE: "I thought at the end of the game we should have just tried to get over the picks instead of switching once they started hitting their shots. (Those are) defensive adjustments you've got to make, and we'll learn from it." -- Rookie G Tyreke Evans, on the Kings' fourth-quarter play in Saturday's loss at Phoenix.

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Added: December 6, 2009


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