Marcus Thornton poured in 42 points for Sacramento on Monday, as they defeated Golden State 129-119 at Power Balance Pavilion.
Bettors who backed the Kings were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 1.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 218.5.
Samuel Dalembert had 27 points for Sacramento and DeMarcus Cousins chipped in with 15 points. Beno Udrih had 9 assists for the Kings, while Samuel Dalembert was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 16 boards.
The Warriors got a 23-point performance from Al Thornton, who was supported by 19 points from Stephen Curry. Monta Ellis had 9 assists in a losing cause for Golden State, while David Lee grabbed 4 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Sacramento were victorious, as the score was 71-59 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Sacramento as they grabbed 46 boards, while Golden State only had 24.
Next game, Sacramento takes its act home to face Cleveland looking for another win. For Golden State, they head home to face Dallas.