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SACRAMENTO -- The Sacramento Kings needed a late change in defensive assignments to control Toronto Raptors point guard Kyle Lowry and pull out a win Wednesday night. Kings guard Tyreke Evans made back-to-back 3-pointers in the fourth quarter and also slowed Lowry to lead Sacramento to a 107-100 victory before 12,476 fans at Sleep Train Arena. Lowry scored a season-high 34 points as the Raptors (4-15) made a bid for their second road victory of the season. He added 11 assists and five rebounds in a do-everything performance. Until Sacramento coach Keith Smart decided to move Evans over to guard Lowry, the stocky Toronto point guard went where he wanted when he wanted. However, Evans used his size (6-foot-6) and length to help the Kings prevail. Evans also scored 23 points, providing the kind of all-round performance the Kings are waiting to see him contribute on a nightly basis. Evans was one of five starters to score in double figures for Sacramento (5-12). Center DeMarc...
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By Martin McNeal, The Sports Xchange SACRAMENTO -- Desperation was the companion of the Sacramento Kings and the Toronto Raptors on Wednesday night. Both teams badly needed a victory and saw a vulnerable opponent. In the end, though, Kings guard Tyreke Evans made back-to-back three-pointers in the fourth quarter and also slowed Toronto's Kyle Lowry to lead Sacramento to a...
With Tyreke Evans back in the lineup and getting the job done from 3-point range, the Sacramento Kings just returned to the win column.
Orlando Magic rookie coach Jacque Vaughn knows that Evans and the Kings are improving from beyond the arc, but he's more concerned about stopping them from getting into the paint.
Sacramento will try to win two in a row for just the second...
The Sacramento Kings and Toronto Raptors have scuffled in recent years as two of the NBA's worst teams. This season looks no different.
Both will look for improved defense as they try to snap slumps Wednesday night, with the Kings hoping to avoid a fourth straight loss while handing the Raptors an eighth in a row on the road.
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