Found January 19, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The Sacramento Kings felt humiliated in a loss at Memphis on Friday night, when they were held to a season-low 68 points. So on Saturday night, the Kings did something about it. They bounced back with a 97-93 victory over Charlotte, handing the hapless Bobcats their 14th straight loss at Time Warner Cable Arena. The Kings led by as many as 10 in the first half, but ultimately had to come from behind in the final three minutes. They got six straight points from Tyreke Evans, then three free throws from Isaiah Thomas, and got defensive stops on three of Charlotte's last four possessions. It was the Kings' third win in their last four games and moved them to 16-25. It was also just their fourth road win of the season. "Just to get any road win is great for us right now, because we've been struggling," reserve forward James Johnson said. "Especially after last night. Memphis kinda had their way with us. We looked like a team that g...
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