DeMarcus Cousins played with stitches under his left brow and fire in his eyes.

After Friday night's game, there also was contentment in his voice, as the Sacramento Kings pulled off a rare road win against a Utah Jazz team scrapping for a playoff spot.

"It feels good, especially playing through the type of adversity we played through tonight," said Cousins, who led the Kings with 27 points, including the game-winning free throw with 3.8 seconds left in a 104-103 victory. "It was definitely a big win for us."

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