Sacramento, CA (Sports Network) - Jason Thompson tallied 20 points as three
different players reached the 20-point plateau for the Sacramento Kings who
coasted past the New Orleans Hornets, 121-110, Wednesday night at Sleep Train
Thompson connected on 8-of-12 shots from the floor and also had eight rebounds
for the Kings which ended a four-game losing streak.
John Salmons had a game-high 22 points and Marcus Thornton added 20 off the
bench while nailing 4-of-8 from beyond the arc. Isaiah Thomas also got in the
mix with 15 points while DeMarcus Cousins put in 11 points before fouling out.
Eric Gordon led all scorers with 23 points for New Orleans while also handing
out seven assists. Anthony Davis recorded a double-double (13 points, 10
rebounds) as well for the Hornets who have lost four of their last five games.
Robin Lopez and Brian Roberts each added 20 points as well for the Hornets
while Xavier Henry chipped in 15. It was the second-straight game New Orleans
had five players in double figures.
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