Player of the game: Darren Collison came off the bench to score a season-high 24 points to go with five assists as the Kings defeated the Indiana Pacers 108-106 on Wednesday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis.
Turning point: DeMarcus Cousins made two free throws with 1:05 to play to give the Kings their 108-106 lead. After Monta Ellis gave the Pacers a 106-104 lead with a three-pointer with 2:05 to go, Rudy Gay tied the score 106-106 with a 21-foot jumper. Cousins finished with 25 points and 16 rebounds.
X-factor: Rajon Rondo made up for his nine turnovers with a 13-point, 16-assist outing.
Records: Kings 12-17, Pacers 16-12.
Key injuries: Willie Cauley-Stein (dislocated finger) remains out for the Kings.