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Hield rallies Kings to 133-129 OT win over Timberwolves

The Sacramento Kings defeat the Minnesota Timberwolves 133-129 in an overtime victory.

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Buddy Hield scored a career-high 42 points to help the Sacramento Kings rally from a 27-point deficit for a 133-129 overtime victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves. De'Aaron Fox scored 22 for the Kings, putting back the rebound of his intentionally missed free throw as part of a 33-11 run over the final 5:42 of regulation. 

Andrew Wiggins had 36 points, nine rebounds and eight assists for the Timberwolves, who lost their 10th consecutive game. Hield scored 18 points in the final 4:36 of regulation on a night that featured tributes to his childhood hero, Kobe Bryant.


The Kings will try to extend their winning streak in a home game against the Oklahoma City Thunder Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. The Timberwolves will head to Los Angeles to face the Clippers on Saturday at 12:30 p.m.