DeMarcus Cousins put up 25 points and added 10 rebounds, his 30th double-double of the season, to lead the Sacramento Kings to a victory over the Toronto Raptors, 109-101. Sacramento (17-32) has won just three of their last 10 games.
Cousins finished 8-19 from the field and 9-14 from the free throw line. Rudy Gay also chipped in for Sacramento, finishing with 24 points and 10 rebounds. Despite the loss, Kyle Lowry scored 21 points for Toronto on 7-16 shooting (2-6 on 3-point attempts), in addition to going 5-6 from the free throw line. He also added 8 assists and 7 rebounds. DeMar DeRozan added 18 points and 6 rebounds and Jonas Valanciunas finished with 12 points and 11 rebounds.
Toronto (26-23) could not get back-to-back victories after defeating Utah on Monday.
Coming up next, the Kings square off against the Boston Celtics, who are 17-33 on the year. The Raptors go up against the Los Angeles Clippers, currently 34-17 this season. The Raptors have a 0-1 record against Los Angeles this season.