SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Rudy Gay had 32 points, nine rebounds and six assists as the Sacramento Kings snapped a four-game losing streak by defeating the Milwaukee Bucks 111-104 on Monday night (Tuesday, Manila time).
Sacramento won minus All-Star center DeMarcus Cousins, who sprained his left ankle in Saturday's loss at Memphis. The Kings are 2-7 this season without Cousins, with both wins coming against the Bucks.
The Kings took the lead for good early in the final period on two free throws by Marco Belinelli, who scored 10 points in the fourth quarter. Gay had nine as Sacramento outscored Milwaukee 37-30.
Greg Monroe had 24 points and 12 rebounds for the Bucks, who have dropped three straight and five of six. Michael Carter-Williams had 18 points and a season-high 13 assists.