Kings top Timberwolves

Tyreke Evans came close to a triple-double as he had 24 points, 10 rebounds and seven assists to lift Sacramento to a 116-108 victory over Minnesota.

DeMarcus Cousins added 20 points and nine rebounds, Isaiah Thomas posted 17 points and Terrence Williams added 12 points and 12 boards for the Kings, who came into the game having dropped five of six.

Kevin Love totaled 23 points and seven rebounds for the Timberwolves, who have dropped their past three. Nikola Pekovic added 17 points and Luke Ridnour donated 13 points and six assists in the loss.