Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/17/14
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SACRAMENTO -- Lindsey Hunter is off to a good start as an NBA head coach. Playing their first game since Hunter became the interim coach following the departure of Alvin Gentry, the Phoenix Suns rallied to beat the Sacramento Kings 106-96 Wednesday night before a crowd of 12,741 at Sleep Train Arena. Phoenix (14-28) improved to 4-17 on the road by outscoring Sacramento 32-19 in the fourth quarter. Hunter wore a huge smile after the game. "That was pretty exciting," he said. "I'm more excited for the guys than I am anything else. They've worked so hard for me these past couple of days. This is a long, long journey, and this is just the beginning for all of us." The Kings (16-27) sabotaged their own effort by turning the ball over 25 times. "This is a very disappointing loss for our basketball team," he said. "Twenty-seven points we gave up on those turnovers. Then we had a lot of missed free throws." Sacramento shot 15-for-24 from the foul line. The Kings never could ...
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