NEW ORLEANS - When Sacramento coach Michael Malone was ejected in the second quarter, DeMarcus Cousins helped steady the Kings.Cousins had 22 points, 12 rebounds, five assists and three steals, leading Sacramento to a 99-89 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Tuesday night.Omri Casspi also scored 22 for Sacramento, which has won three in a row. Casspi, who made his first start of the season in place of the injured Rudy Gay, was with New Orleans for a brief stretch this off-season before being released in a salary-cap move.Malone was tossed after coming to mid-court to argue with official Eric Lewis.We had a little adversity at halftime with the whole coach situation, got a couple of calls that didnt go our way. It would have easily went their way with the momentum, Cousins said. So I just tried to come out and be aggressive, hit them in the mouth early and get our team rolling.Malone said he wasnt trying to get thrown out, adding that his assistants did a good job of getting the Kings (9-5) through the second half. He also praised Cousins for his work.Casspi scored nine straight points after the Pelicans (7-6) tied it at 57. He was 9 for 14 from the field and 3 for 4 at the line.Im not trying to be someone that Im not, Casspi said. We played good offensively. We ran the floor.New Orleans forward Anthony Davis was held to 14 points after he scored 28 in a victory over the Kings last Tuesday. He also had nine rebounds and blocked two shots.Davis had 12 shots for his lowest total since taking 13 on Nov. 14. Tyreke Evans, meanwhile, scored 22 points on 17 shots.We have to understand that Anthony is our best player and he has to get more opportunities to help us be a good team, New Orleans coach Monty Williams said.The Kings played without Gay, who was sidelined by a right Achilles tendon injury, and Darren Collison, who sat out with a left quadriceps issue. The two have combined to average 37 points and 10 assists per game.Playing in place of Collison, Ramon Sessions had 15 points and six assists.The Kings still played great defence, holding New Orleans to 41.8 per cent shooting. The Pelicans also turned the ball over 11 times, which Sacramento turned into 17 points.Evans also had seven rebounds and five assists for New Orleans, which was 3 for 17 from 3-point range. Reserve Ryan Anderson had 20 points.Cousins said the Kings learned from mistakes that cost Sacramento a win against New Orleans previously.They had two specific plays at the end of the game that killed us and I think we did a great job of defending that this time around, he said.___TIP-INSKings: Sacramento was 20 for 24 at the foul line.Pelicans: Davis has 44 blocks this season. The Pelicans have gained possession on 30 of those blocked shots.UP NEXTPelicans: Visit Atlanta on Friday for first of back-to-back road games.Kings: Are at Houston on Wednesday Cheap Nike Air Max 90 . Jamies number grades given are out of five, with five being the best mark. Tuukka Rask, Boston Bruins (5) – He had a brilliant game; it was a huge response for his average games before. Cheap Air Max 2017 . The Toronto Argonauts running back hurt his left ankle during the teams practice Friday afternoon at Rogers Centre. http://www.airmaxshoescheaponline.com/. -- Mississippi State was crushed twice by Florida last season, once by 35 points and the other by 25. Max 95 Sale China .3 million qualifying offer to outfielder Michael Cuddyer on Monday. Cheap Air Max 95 . Lupul injured the hand in a fall at practice on Thursday. He will wear a cast for a minimum of 10 days before he can put a glove back on it and get some mobility back, said Carlyle, who added the winger wont go on the teams upcoming road trip.Jaromir Jagr took to social media on Tuesday and indicated that next season may be his last in the NHL. Speaking to fans on his official Facebook page, the 41-year-old said that he will likely hang up the skates at the conclusion of the upcoming season. "It looks like it will be my last season, so I cant be too risky," Jagr wrote. Jagr signed a one-year, $2 million contract with New Jersey on July 23, making the Devils his seventh NHL team. Jagr has 681 goals and 1,007 assists ffor 1,688 points and 959 penalty minutes in 1,391 career regular-season appearances for Pittsburgh, Washington, NY Rangers, Philadelphia, Dallas and Boston.dddddddddddd A two-time Stanley Cup Champion with the Penguins in 1990-91 and 1991-92, he also has 78 goals and 121 assists for 199 points and 159 penalty minutes in 202 career playoff contests. Entering his 20th season in the NHL, Jagr ranks 34th all-time in games played, tenth in goals, 12th in assists and eighth in points. ' ' '