Player of the game: Rudy Gay had 25 points to lead three Kings with at least 20 points in the rout.
Turning point: When DeMarcus Cousins hit a three-pointer to give the Kings a 10-4 lead, you knew it would be their night. The Kings never trailed and led by 44 points.
Key stat: The Kings made 10 of 18 from three-point range.
X-factor: Derrick Williams sank 7 of 12 shots, including 3 of 5 three-pointers, and had 17 points off the bench.
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Records: Kings 21-37; Knicks 12-47
Injury update: Cousins returned after missing two games because of a sprained left ankle. The team announced Darren Collison is out six weeks following surgery for a core muscle injury.
Up next: The Kings play at San Antonio on Wednesday, 5:30 p.m., CSNCA.