Thomas helped the Kings go on a 22-6 run to start the second quarter to bring Sacramento (5-2) back from a 10-point deficit.
The Clippers led 30-20 after the first quarter but couldn't maintain the pace. They shot just 26.7 percent from the floor in the second quarter and found themselves trailing the rest of the way.
DeMarcus Cousins scored eight points for the Kings in the first quarter but sat out the second with three fouls. He returned in the second half and finished with 20 points. Marcus Thornton added 17 points for the Kings.
Chris Paul led the Clippers (5-3) with 23 points.
Raja Bell explains why Heat guard Dwyane Wade shouldn't have gotten a foul call at the end of Miami's Game 5 matchup against the Hornets. Zach Lowe disagrees.
From The Jump, Rachel Nichols expresses her frustration with the Rockets due to their lack of effort all season long and lackluster play in their do-or-die Game 5 against the Warriors.
The Cavs have taken time off the court to spend time together, which is evidence of how close the Cavs have come together, according to Tyronn Lue.