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DeMarcus Cousins has 26 points and 14 rebounds as Kings beat Cavs 124-118 to end 4-game skid

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    Cleveland Cavaliers forward Alonzo Gee, left, and Sacramento Kings guard Isaiah Thomas scramble after the ball during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Monday, Jan. 14, 2013. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli) (The Associated Press)

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    Sacramento Kings guard Isaiah Thomas, left, defends against Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Monday, Jan. 14, 2013. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli) (The Associated Press)

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    Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Byron Scott, left, talks with official Tony Brothers during a break in an NBA basketball game against the Sacramento Kings in Sacramento, Calif., Monday, Jan. 14, 2013. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli) (The Associated Press)

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    Sacramento Kings forward Thomas Robinson, center, dunks between Cleveland Cavaliers' Dion Waiters, left, and Kyrie Irving during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Monday, Jan. 14, 2013. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli) (The Associated Press)

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    Cleveland Cavaliers guard Dion Waiters (3) shoots over Sacramento Kings forward John Salmons during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Monday, Jan. 14, 2013. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli) (The Associated Press)

DeMarcus Cousins had 26 points, 14 rebounds and six assists, and the Sacramento Kings snapped a four-game losing streak with a 124-118 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday night.

Jimmer Fredette and Cousins both scored eight points in the fourth quarter for the struggling Kings, who had allowed nearly 118 points per game during the losing streak and had three losses of 20 points or more.

Marcus Thornton had 20 points and Tyreke Evans added 18 for the Kings. Fredette had 16 points, John Salmons 14 and rookie Thomas Robinson tied a career high with 12 points and added seven rebounds.

Reserve Dion Waiters scored a career-high 33 points for the Cavaliers, who have lost three straight and eight of 10. CJ Miles scored 17 points and Tristan Thompson had 17 points and 15 rebounds. Kyrie Irving had 15 points, but shot 6 of 19 and had six turnovers.