Cleveland vs Sacramento Recap - Kings Win 124-118
Cleveland was victimized for 26 points and 14 rebounds by DeMarcus Cousins as the Kings defeated the Cavaliers 124-118 in NBA action on Monday.
The Kings earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 6.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 205.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Marcus Thornton had 20 points for Sacramento and Tyreke Evans chipped in with 18 points. Isaiah Thomas had 6 assists for the Kings, while DeMarcus Cousins was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
Cleveland got 33 points from Dion Waiters in a losing cause and another 17 points from Tristan Thompson. Dion Waiters contributed 5 assists for the Cavaliers, while Tristan Thompson had 15 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Sacramento were victorious, as the score was 69-57 at the break.
Sacramento won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-38.
Sacramento heads into a battle against the Wizards. Cleveland, meanwhile, will have their next action against Portland.