SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Rudy Gay scored 24 points, including two free throws with 1 second left, for the Sacramento Kings, who celebrated the final game at Sleep Train Arena with a 114-112 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Saturday night.
Darren Collison had 27 points for the Kings, who have played at the aging arena for 28 years. Next season, the team will move to $519 million Golden 1 Center, which is located in downtown Sacramento.
Kevin Durant had 31 points and eight assists for the Thunder, who have a division title and the Western Division’s No. 3 seed locked up. Russell Westbrook had 24 points and 10 assists, Serge Ibaka scored 14 points.
Seth Curry made six 3-pointers and scored 20 points for the Kings. DeMarcus Cousins had 15 points and seven rebounds, but fouled out with 3:26 remaining and struggled throughout the game, missing 17 of 24 shots.