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Kings’ DeMarcus Cousins: 'I’m a role model'

The Sacramento Kings selected talented big man DeMarcus Cousins with the fifth overall pick in the 2010 NBA Draft, and have had quite a few issues with him since he was selected. His attitude has come into question quite a bit, and he has had issues with having problems with his head coaches. Cousins has been very open about believing he is one of the best big men in the league,...
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10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Sacramento Kings: The Passing Problem

If you take a look at last year’s Sacramento Kings team, you can quickly find yourself wondering, why didn’t they do better? Headed by a genuine triple threat in Isaiah Thomas, Rudy Gay and DeMarcus Cousins, who combined for 63.1 points a night, how did the Kings not manage more than 28 wins? The easy […] Sacramento Kings: The Passing Problem - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - Analysis...
Via NBA Draft Blog
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Coach K: DeMarcus Cousins is Team USA's backup center

Team USA head coach Mike Krzyzewski feels that DeMarcus Cousins has separated himself from fellow reserve bigs Andre Drummond and Mason Plumlee, and the Sacramento Kings big man will back up Anthony Davis at the FIBA World Cup, via ESPN's Marc Stein. Still recovering from the bone bruise in his right knee suffered earlier this month in Chicago, Cousins was the fourth player...
Via Pro Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Final Team USA Basketball roster released

Team USA finished up its exhibition slate in the United States with a win over Puerto Rico on Friday evening. Immediately following the 112-86 victory, the final 12-man roster was released.  The USA national Mens team's 12-man final roster! — NBA Central (@TheNBACentral) August 23, 2014 Among the biggest surprises was the fact that Damian Lillard...
Via Sportsnaut
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Demarcus Cousins Tries Out to Be 3rd Splash Brother (Video)

The NBA duo known as the Splash Brothers is comprised of Golden State Warriors Steph Curry and Klay Thompson. The Sacramento Kings is that other northern Cali team that nobody really pays attention to, but one of it’s members (Demarcus Cousins) finds himself competing for a spot on Team USA’s roster with Steph Curry. Cousins clearly wants some of the Splash Brothers love, so...
Via BlackSportsOnline
8 days ago  |  Discuss

DeMarcus Cousins works boxing speed bag in Instagram video

In case you didn’t know, USA Basketball is holding a practice today at United States Military Academy at West Point. All of the players on the Team USA squad got a nice tour of the locale and during one of the stops, Sacramento Kings teammates DeMarcus Cousins and Rudy Gay got the chance to show off their boxing skills. After Rudy did a solid job on the speed bag, check out DeMarcus...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
11 days ago  |  Discuss

DeMarcus Cousins updates his recovery from injured knee; Out vs Brazil

Team USA Basketball is back together in Chicago for another training camp. Sacramento Kings forward DeMarcus Cousins is close to a potential spot on the 12-man roster that he can taste it, but was injured in Thursday’s USA Basketball workout when he was going for a loose ball. Cousins had to be helped off the court, favoring his […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
13 days ago  |  Discuss

DeMarcus Cousins injured in Team USA Basketball practice

Team USA Basketball is back together in Chicago for another training camp. They’ll workout together and train for the next two weeks before heading off to the FIBA World Cup Tournament. Sacramento Kings forward DeMarcus Cousins is so close to a potential spot on the 12-man roster that he can taste it, but he’s also […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
15 days ago  |  Discuss

DeMarcus Cousins Upset Mason Plumlee May Take His Spot On Team USA

DeMarcus Cousins is considered one of the premiere big men in the NBA, but Coach K and USA Basketball reportedly see the Kings star in a different light. Cousins is in his third year participating in USA Basketball mini-camps during the summer, but has yet to make the desired impression on Jerry Colangelo and Mike Krzyzewski.  Cousins has been criticized for his attitude, lack...
Via BlackSportsOnline
26 days ago  |  Discuss

DeMarcus Cousins would be 'crushed' if cut from Team USA

This is the look of a man who heard he could be cut from Team USA in favor of Mason Plumlee. Sacramento Kings big man DeMarcus Cousins’ journey to NBA stardom has been one with a lot of bumps on the road, but it’s one he’s made it through and is now on the cusp […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
26 days ago  |  Discuss
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