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Kings vs Cavaliers Game Thread

Go Kings!
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Nov 9, 2022; Sacramento, California, USA; Sacramento Kings guard Malik Monk (0) celebrates after making a three point basket during the second quarter against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Golden 1 Center. Mandatory Credit: Sergio Estrada-USA TODAY Sports

Go Kings!

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Mike120
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November 13, 2023 6:56 pm

I’ll be interested in who is first PG to back up Fox. My bet is on Ellis.

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November 13, 2023 6:59 pm
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Gallo del Cielo should know

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November 13, 2023 7:00 pm
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I’d bet Davion

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November 13, 2023 7:02 pm
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You’re on!

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November 13, 2023 7:26 pm
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Hi!

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November 13, 2023 7:02 pm

Fox is warming up. Let’s hope he’s back.

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November 13, 2023 7:05 pm
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Already announced he’s playing…with no minutes restriction !

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November 13, 2023 7:05 pm

Time for a HB bounce back game!

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November 13, 2023 7:13 pm

Our star player is already making an imprint. Clear increase in intensity.

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November 13, 2023 7:14 pm

Let’s Goooo

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November 13, 2023 7:21 pm

Fox taking a heat check already lol

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November 13, 2023 7:25 pm

Get some Ellis!

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November 13, 2023 7:25 pm

Keon over Davion.

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November 13, 2023 7:30 pm
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I’m interested to see what the 7-9 players are going to be when Lyles is back.

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November 13, 2023 7:33 pm

Sasha looking good!

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November 13, 2023 7:33 pm

Looks like Sasha wants Barnes’ job.

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November 13, 2023 7:33 pm

Kings looking sweet

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November 13, 2023 7:37 pm
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30s and 20s. Each quarter score in the 30s and keep your opponent in the 20s.

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November 13, 2023 7:35 pm

Fox running the show

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November 13, 2023 7:35 pm

Sasha is super efficient on both ends and I enjoy watching him play basketball

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November 13, 2023 7:36 pm
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Who needs needs defense when you can hit 28 foot threes that barely ripple the net.

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November 13, 2023 7:38 pm
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He’s not even that bad on defense! He’s too slow to 1v1 someone on the perimeter but he otherwise works hard, has good positioning and quick hands.

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November 13, 2023 7:37 pm
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He doesn’t make many mistakes and seems to let the game come to him.

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November 13, 2023 7:36 pm

Keegan did a solid job on Mitchell. The length seemed to disrupt him a bit

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November 13, 2023 7:38 pm

Duarte’s fouling is really outta hand

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November 13, 2023 7:42 pm
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So many fouls

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November 13, 2023 7:38 pm

Trivia moment: in Vezenkov’s part of the world, Sasha is short for Aleksandr or Aleksandar.

Somehow.

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November 13, 2023 7:40 pm

Officiating has been awful

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November 13, 2023 7:42 pm
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League wide!

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November 13, 2023 7:41 pm

Len seems to be moving so much faster… maybe I wasn’t paying attention before.

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November 13, 2023 7:46 pm

They should play Duarte till he fouls out. Great energy.

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November 13, 2023 7:47 pm
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The way he’s fouling, he should be good for another three minutes!

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November 13, 2023 7:48 pm
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Then put in Colby. Sloan ball

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November 13, 2023 7:47 pm

Prediction: Sasha scores more than Barnes in fewer minutes.

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November 14, 2023 12:07 pm
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Confirmed

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November 13, 2023 7:48 pm

Oh man. Malik working with the bigs is beautiful to watch… all other Kings players take a play off and rest.

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November 13, 2023 7:49 pm

what are the odds that Mark Jones reminds everyone that Malik means king in arabic?

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November 13, 2023 7:50 pm
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He already has.

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November 13, 2023 7:51 pm

Do we owe a cookie?

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November 13, 2023 7:53 pm

Malik means “broken record” in Arabic.

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November 13, 2023 7:54 pm

Domas can make a three but can’t hit a free throw.

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November 13, 2023 7:58 pm

Is JaVale McGee hurt?

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November 13, 2023 8:00 pm
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don’t think so

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November 13, 2023 8:01 pm
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Brown just likes that Len doesnt bite on pump fakes, is not always out of position chasing blocks, consistently rebounds, and doesnt make boneheaded choices on offense.

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November 13, 2023 8:02 pm
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JaVale, you’re on the bench because you’re a headcase and Len isn’t.

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November 13, 2023 8:10 pm
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that’s okay. I’m on a lazyboy chair because I’m a nutcase

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November 13, 2023 8:01 pm
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Just ineffective

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November 13, 2023 8:04 pm
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I think Trey is the only one on the report.

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November 13, 2023 8:07 pm

Free throws.

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November 13, 2023 8:07 pm

did the foul occur before time expired. AT&T presents: you make the call

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November 13, 2023 8:08 pm

Mobley has 3 fouls

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November 13, 2023 8:09 pm

Cavs had to work hard to get a switch for Mitchell when Keegan was on him. Good sign that Keegan was defending him well.

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November 13, 2023 8:09 pm

did the ball lie?

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November 13, 2023 8:15 pm
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I always wanted the ref to say “ball don’t lie” to Draymond when he is sniveling about fouling after he commits assault to put some one on the line.

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November 13, 2023 8:09 pm

Domas is 3 for 8 at the foul line.

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November 13, 2023 8:09 pm

Ugh, why do these guys struggle so much at the line?

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November 13, 2023 8:13 pm

I think Domas gets to the line more than any of the Kings players, why can’t the coaches teach him how to shoot?

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November 13, 2023 8:21 pm

Dropping dimes inside the post isn’t considered an assist?

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November 13, 2023 8:26 pm

nice move HB!

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November 13, 2023 8:27 pm

Allen is a pretty horrible defender….. at least tonight.

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November 13, 2023 8:33 pm

Huerter is looking great recently

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November 13, 2023 8:33 pm

So good to have Huerter back!

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November 13, 2023 8:33 pm

Kings floating like a butterfly and…. other stuff.

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November 13, 2023 8:37 pm

Murray’s D is really improved.

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November 13, 2023 8:37 pm

Keegan for DPOG

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November 13, 2023 8:39 pm

Fox 1 on 4 make after a made basket

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November 13, 2023 8:40 pm

Defense can be taught, turns out. Who knew.

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November 13, 2023 8:41 pm

Is Keegan already the Kings’ third best defender?

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November 13, 2023 8:44 pm
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He’s arguably the best imo

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November 13, 2023 8:42 pm

red velvet!

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November 13, 2023 8:44 pm

? The timing of that challenge

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November 13, 2023 8:45 pm

It looks like Mr. Velvet has game.

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November 13, 2023 8:45 pm

not a foul on Vezenkov

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November 13, 2023 8:46 pm

Retain challenge good call

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November 13, 2023 8:47 pm

Challenges are really slowing the game down this year. Almost not worth the trouble, especially since they still don’t get it right every time.

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November 13, 2023 8:49 pm

Ellis needs to slow down his shot.

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November 13, 2023 8:51 pm

Cavs getting outclassed.

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November 13, 2023 8:52 pm

Javale going for a block thatvhe has no chance of getting and let Allen get position for the rebound and a bucket…

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November 13, 2023 8:52 pm

Kings are the Kings of pace… slow and fast.

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November 13, 2023 8:54 pm

Sasha doesn’t miss it’s mind-blowing

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November 13, 2023 8:55 pm
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He deserves more minutes!

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November 13, 2023 8:56 pm
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He’s got a really fast release. There isn’t even time for the defender to get a hand up.

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November 13, 2023 8:55 pm

on fire

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November 13, 2023 8:55 pm

42 point 3rd quarter!! Let’s gooooooooooo!!!!

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November 13, 2023 8:56 pm

up 20 after 3. how does everyone feel?

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November 13, 2023 8:57 pm

Keegan Murray…. just…. Sorry I’m a little verklempt

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November 13, 2023 8:57 pm

The Cavs were favorites in this game.

The Thunder were too, by the way.

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November 13, 2023 8:57 pm
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Last game.

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November 13, 2023 8:58 pm

Have they reported anything about len’s injury? I don’t see him on the bench.

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November 13, 2023 8:58 pm
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Out for the game

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November 13, 2023 9:01 pm
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Sucks. Hope it’s just a bruise and nothing serious.

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November 13, 2023 8:59 pm

Get Duarte out of there.

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November 13, 2023 9:02 pm
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Colby Jones minutes have been head and shoulders better and idk why coach isn’t giving him more opportunities

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November 13, 2023 9:04 pm
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Jones got blitzed as a ball handler against Houston and hasn’t gotten minutes since

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November 13, 2023 9:05 pm
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Also rather have Kessler in there than Duarte. He doesn’t foul nearly as much.

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November 13, 2023 9:07 pm
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And he doesn’t keep missing 3s like Duarte

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November 13, 2023 9:06 pm

Need to put Domas and Murray back in before this gets out of hand

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November 13, 2023 9:07 pm

Murray to Ellis…. Ellis to Murray. It’s a thing

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November 13, 2023 9:10 pm
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where is murrytant?

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November 13, 2023 9:17 pm
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Oh yeah… IDK… murrytant is missed…. But I was Ellis before Ellis… Also I like Ellis and not just because Ellis.

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November 13, 2023 9:08 pm

Mitchell gets a whistle for anything and everything

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November 13, 2023 9:11 pm

I think Vegas oddsmakers are going to have to recalibrate their numbers on the Kings, the Rockets, and the Pacers.

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November 13, 2023 9:14 pm

Monk taking a charge???

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November 13, 2023 9:15 pm

Kings just coasting now.

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November 13, 2023 9:19 pm

Fox is getting buff and tired…. He fat.

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November 13, 2023 9:24 pm

That and one shoooooooooould do it.

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November 13, 2023 9:24 pm

hey, Kings got a call

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November 13, 2023 9:25 pm

Refs giving possessions to the Cleveland team. ball not off of Domas….. fail.

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November 13, 2023 9:25 pm

Regardless of final score, this was the Kings’ easiest win, I think.

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November 13, 2023 9:26 pm

Huerter sealed the W with that 3

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November 13, 2023 9:26 pm

Light the beam!!!!!!!!

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November 13, 2023 9:27 pm

Back to over .500!!!

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November 13, 2023 9:30 pm
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On top of the Pacific Division again!

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November 13, 2023 9:28 pm

Do west coast teams even strat east coast? other than Boston?

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November 13, 2023 9:28 pm

good non-cardiac win.

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November 13, 2023 9:29 pm

That was vintage 2022 Kings right there.

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November 13, 2023 9:29 pm

Now that was fun! Great game all around.

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November 13, 2023 9:31 pm

is Fox the third best PG in the league now behind Luka and Curry? I think so.

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November 13, 2023 9:39 pm
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Luka is not a point guard… he is something else… He is like LeBron but he hasn’t left for Moreami yet.

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November 13, 2023 9:33 pm

If not for that Klay shot, we’d be 6-3 now. I’ll take 3 in a row after the debacle in Houston.

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November 13, 2023 9:43 pm

Another easy win.

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