Cousins leads Kings past Jazz 112-102 in OT
- Associated Press
- December 7, 2013 - 11:10 PM
SALT LAKE CITY — DeMarcus Cousins had 28 points and Isaiah Thomas scored 23 of his 26 points after halftime to help the Sacramento Kings snap a six-game skid with a 112-102 overtime victory against the Utah Jazz on Saturday night.
Trey Burke gave the Jazz their final lead at 102-101 with a 3-pointer, but the Kings scored the final 11 points of overtime. Burke finished with 19 points and 10 rebounds.
Thomas clinched it when he stole the ball from Alec Burks and got a return pass from Cousins for a layup to give the a 110-102 lead with 57 seconds left.
Kings guard Ben McLemore made a 3-pointer with 3.2 seconds left in regulation to tie the game at 97-97.
Gordon Hayward had 22 points for Utah, but didn't score in overtime. The Jazz were missing injured starters Derrick Favors and Marvin Williams.
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