CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 19 (UPI) -- Sacramento's Marcus Thornton scored 18 points Saturday and the Kings notched their third win in four games, 97-93 over Charlotte.
DeMarcus Cousins provided 17 points with 10 rebounds and Tyreke Evans contributed 16 points along with four assists in the victory.
Isaiah Thomas (15 points) and Jason Thompson (11) helped out in Sacramento's triumph.
The struggling Bobcats got 16 points from Ramon Sessions, but still fell for the sixth time in seven outings.
Gerald Henderson (15 points), Kemba Walker (14, 10 assists), Hakim Warrick and Ben Gordon (12 apiece) also reached double figures for Charlotte.