Sacramento 108, Golden State 111

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, March 24, 2012 10:30 PM
Location - Oracle Arena, Oakland, California
Officials - #26 Pat Fraher, #71 Rodney Mott, #31 Scott Wall
Attendance - 19596

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Sacramento 24 27 37 20 108
Golden State 34 28 27 22 111

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Sacramento 17-31 13-10 4-21 L2
Golden State 20-26 11-13 9-13 W1

Recap


WARRIORS 111, KINGS 108
: Klay Thompson scored a career-high 31 points and David Lee had 22 points, 14 rebounds and nine assists as host Golden State edged Sacramento.

Lee tipped in the go-ahead basket with just over three minutes left as part of a string in which he scored six straight Golden State points as the Warriors won for just the second time in seven games.

DeMarcus Cousins had 28 points and 18 rebounds and John Salmons scored 17 points for the Kings.

Tyreke Evans missed a last-second 3-point shot for Sacramento. Evans and Marcus Thornton added 16 points apiece for the Kings.

Sacramento scored the first two points of the game and never led again until a three-point play by Cousins gave the Kings an 86-85 advantage with 1:03 left in the third quarter.

Golden State recovered to take a 102-94 lead before the Kings rolled off 10 straight points and took a two-point lead on a basket by Evans with 3:44 remaining.

Lee’s tip-in 41 seconds later put the Warriors ahead to stay.

Thompson had 21 first-half points to lead Golden State to a 62-51 halftime advantage. Sacramento scored 37 points in the third quarter and trailed by one entering the final stanza.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Nate Robinson had eight assists for Golden State … Sacramento was just 1 of 15 from 3-point range … Warriors guard Stephen Curry (ankle) missed his eighth consecutive contest … Kings forward Jason Thompson (ankle) sat out.

Top Game Performances

Sacramento   Golden State
DeMarcus Cousins 28 Scoring Klay Thompson 31
DeMarcus Cousins 5 Assists David Lee 9
DeMarcus Cousins 18 Rebounds David Lee 14
DeMarcus Cousins 10 Free Throws Made Klay Thompson 7
Isaiah Thomas 2 Steals Nate Robinson 2
DeMarcus Cousins 3 Blocks Mickell Gladness 2

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Sacramento 108 47.3 1-15 21-27 23 47 6 4 15
Golden State 111 48.9 7-21 18-21 30 39 5 5 14

Upcoming Games

  • Golden State will play their next game on the road against Portland. The Warriors have a W/L % of .421 after a win and .444 after a loss.
  • Sacramento will play their next game on the road against Houston . The Kings have a W/L % of .444 after a win and .300 after a loss.
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