Jimmer Fredette ignited the Kings in the fourth quarter, hitting two free throws, then connecting on a 3-pointer a minute later to put Sacramento ahead 92-77 with 6:45 remaining.
The slimmed-down Cousins played 26 minutes. He was 5 of 15 from the field and 10 of 13 from the free throw line.
The San Antonio Spurs were in rare form in their demolition of the Oklahoma City Thunder on Saturday, but they refuse to rest on their Game 1 showing.
A disappointing 32-point loss for Oklahoma City in Game 1 of its series with San Antonio leaves the Thunder searching for answers.
When asked how he felt after Game 1 against the Spurs, Kevin Durant simply responds "I'm not telling you." When prodded a little more, he adds that they just need to move on to the next matchup instead of focusing on this one.