DeMarcus Cousins had 24 points and 15 rebounds to help the Sacramento Kings beat Atlanta, 91-88, Thursday night for their fourth straight win and first against the Hawks in nearly eight years.
Rajon Rondo made a clutch basket in the fourth quarter and had his fifth triple-double of the season with 11 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds for the Kings.
Sacramento had dropped 15 straight games to Atlanta since a 119-107 victory Feb. 20, 2008.
Ben McLemore had 14 points, Omri Casspi had 13 and Willie Cauley-Stein contributed 12 points and 11 rebounds for the Kings. Sacramento outhustled the Hawks on boards and held a 56-42 edge.