Jeff Green and Russell Westbrook each scored 24 points, and the Oklahoma City Thunder held on for a 99-98 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Tuesday night.
Oklahoma City won for the fifth time in six games during its
best stretch of the season. It was only the Thunder's fifth road
victory this year.
Thabo Sefolosha had 17 points for the Thunder. Malik Rose scored
11 points and Nenad Krstic added nine points and 15 rebounds.
Spencer Hawes had 20 points, 10 rebounds and five assists for
the Kings. Francisco Garcia made four 3-pointers and scored 18,
Andres Nocioni had 16 points and seven rebounds, and Rashad McCants added 13 points. Kevin Martin, the Kings' leading scorer,
was on the bench in the game's final 15 minutes and scored 12 points.