Kings outlast Jazz

DeMarcus Cousins scored 22 points and ripped 96 at Power Balance Pavilion on Tuesday.

All five starters finished in double figures for the Kings, including 21 points from Marcus Thornton, 18 from Isaiah Thomas, and 13 from Tyreke Evans. Jason Thompson added 10 points for Sacramento, which has won two straight on the heels of a six-game losing streak.

Devin Harris paced the Jazz with 18 points and seven assists, while Josh Howard netted 15 points and pulled down seven boards. Utah dropped to 3-12 on the road and has now lost four straight games.