Found March 08, 2013 on Hoops Addict:
It's been a rough season for the Sacramento Kings, but it's looking increasingly like they may have found something in the form of shooting guard Marcus Thornton. A former second round pick out of LSU, Thornton has averaged nearly 20 points over the last 10 games, including a 32-point outburst against the Denver Nuggets on Tuesday.
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