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.
While the Hornets do not have a series victory to show for their efforts, the work Steve Clifford did to get Charlotte to this point is impressive.
Warriors coach Steve Kerr explains how not having Steph Curry for most of their series against Houston has carried over to this round against Portland. Kerr also examines how Draymond Green has been able to adjust and help the team.
Antonio Davis explains what impressed him the most from Golden State's 12-point victory over Portland in Game 1 of their best-of-seven series.