Recap - Kings Defeat Phoenix 117-103
|Recap - Kings Defeat Phoenix 117-103|
DeMarcus Cousins went off for 34 points and added 14 rebounds leading Sacramento to a 117-103 win over Phoenix on Thursday at US Airways Center.
Sacramento was a favorite by 3.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 206.5.
Sacramento got 23 points from Isaiah Thomas and another 12 points from Tyreke Evans. Isaiah Thomas contributed 8 assists, while DeMarcus Cousins cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
The Suns got a 25-point performance from Luis Scola, who was supported by 18 points from P.J. Tucker. Kendall Marshall had 10 assists in a losing cause for Phoenix, while Michael Beasley grabbed 8 rebounds.
The Kings hit the break leading 64-50 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Sacramento as they grabbed 50 boards, while Phoenix only had 37.
Sacramento heads into a battle against the Lakers. Phoenix, meanwhile, will have their next action against Indiana.