Stephen Jackson poured in 30 points for Charlotte on Friday, as they defeated Sacramento 110-98 at Time Warner Cable Arena.
Charlotte won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 203.5.
Charlotte got 23 points from D.J. Augustin and another 21 points from Gerald Henderson. Shaun Livingston contributed 5 assists, while Kwame Brown cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Sacramento got 18 points from Samuel Dalembert in a losing cause and another 14 points from Marcus Thornton. Beno Udrih contributed 13 assists for the Kings, while Jason Thompson had 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Charlotte were victorious, as the score was 52-44 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Sacramento as they grabbed 44 boards, while Charlotte only had 38.
Charlotte looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Magic. The Kings will aim to get back on the winning track at Memphis.