Player of the game: Rudy Gay scored a season-high 36 points as the Kings ended their season-long five-game trip with a 129-118 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday night. It was the Kings’ second road win of the season and first win in six games that DeMarcus Cousins has missed.
Turning point: The Kings outscored the Bucks 17-9 to start the fourth quarter to extend their lead to 113-101 with 5:22 to play.The Kings shot a season-high 57.1 percent.
X-factor: Omri Casspi came off the bench to score 19 points and grab seven rebounds as he continued his strong play this season.
Records: Kings 6-10, Bucks 6-9
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Key injuries: Cousins sat out with a lower back strain. Caron Butler missed the game with a sprained left ankle.