Walker, Jefferson lead Bobcats over Kings 113-103 - NBC Sports

Walker, Jefferson lead Bobcats over Kings 113-103
Charlotte Bobcats guard Kemba Walker (15) drives to the basket against Sacramento Kings defender Isaiah Thomas (22) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., on Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Steve Yeater)
January 5, 2014, 12:34 am

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) Kemba Walker scored 30 points, Al Jefferson had a season-high 27 and the Charlotte Bobcats snapped a season-high five-game losing streak with a 113-103 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Saturday night.

The Bobcats had lost their previous two games by a combined 57 points, but took the lead with 17 unanswered points in the second quarter.

It was Charlotte's only win on its five-game road trip.

DeMarcus Cousins had 26 points and 11 rebounds and Isaiah Thomas added 21 points and eight assists for the Kings, who are 6-13 at home this season. Rudy Gay scored 17 points and Jason Thompson contributed 14 points and 12 rebounds.

Gerald Henderson scored 16 points for the Bobcats, who were embarrassed in a 134-104 loss Thursday night in Portland. Ramon Sessions had 12 points and Chris Douglas-Roberts added 10.

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