SuperSonics 113, Kings 96
SEATTLE (AP) _ Vin Baker scored 21 points and Gary Payton had 15 points and 14 assists Friday night as the Seattle SuperSonics won their sixth straight game with a 113-96 romp over the Sacramento Kings.
The Sonics led by two at halftime but took command by outscoring the Kings 35-18 during the third quarter for a 91-72 lead after three periods.
Detlef Schrempf had 18 points and Dale Ellis came off the bench and matched his season-high with 16 points.
Mitch Richmond led the Kings with 21 points and rookie Lawrence Funderburke had 16 points and 10 rebounds off the bench.