Russell Westbrook had 21 points and eight rebounds for Oklahoma City, which won for the fifth time in six games. James Harden scored 14 points, Jeff Green had 12 and Serge Ibaka scored 11 for the Thunder.
The Thunder used a six-point run to go up 94-86 midway through the fourth quarter but Beno Udrih hit a 3-point shot to get the Kings with 98-96 with 4 minutes to play. Oklahoma City then scored on three straight possessions and Westbrook's 3-pointer with 2:16 left put the Thunder up by seven points.
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