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Thomas lifts Kings past Bucks 116-102

  • Associated Press
  • March 5, 2014 - 9:40 PM

MILWAUKEE — Isaiah Thomas scored 25 points and had six assists to lead the Sacramento Kings to a 116-102 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday night.

Rudy Gay added 22 points, eight rebounds and five assists, and DeMarcus Cousins had 21 points, 10 rebounds and five assists for the Kings, who won their ninth road game after finishing with an 8-33 record away from home last season.

Sacramento opened its season-high seven-game, 12-day road trip by shooting 52 percent (43-for-82) from the field.

Brandon Knight finished with a team-high 25 points and six assists for Milwaukee, and Jeff Adrien added 15 points off the bench. The Bucks (12-48), who have the worst record in the NBA, were coming off their biggest win of the season, 114-88 over visiting Utah on Monday.

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