Kings hit 12 3-pointers, hold off Magic 105-100
- Article by: KYLE HIGHTOWER
- Associated Press
- December 21, 2013 - 8:50 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. — Rudy Gay and Isaiah Thomas each scored 23 points, Marcus Thornton added 15, and the Sacramento Kings held off the Orlando Magic 105-100 Saturday night.
DeMarcus Cousins added 14 points and 11 rebounds.
The Kings connected on a season-high 12 3-pointers in the victory, helping to end a three-game losing streak. They return home Monday to host New Orleans.
Arron Afflalo led Orlando with 26 points in his return to the lineup after sitting out for the first time this season Wednesday with an illness. Tobias Harris finished with 21 points.
The Magic fell to 0-13 when opponents have scored 100 or more points. They have lost four out of their last five, and four straight at home.
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