DeMarcus Cousins RUMORS & NEWS

  • New Orleans Pelicans' DeMarcus Cousins fined $25,000

    NBA.com "New Orleans Pelicans forward DeMarcus Cousins has been fined $25,000 for directing inappropriate language towards a fan, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations. The incident occurred with 0:50 remaining in the 4th quarter of the Pelicans’..." October 21

  • Pelicans preview: DeMarcus Cousins-Anthony Davis experiment on short leash

    CBS Sports "While the rest of the league was zigging, the New Orleans Pelicans decided to zag. As the league continued to steer toward smaller, positionless basketball, the Pelicans traded a modest package to the Sacramento Kings in the hours following February's All-Star Game to acquire DeMarcus Cousins,..." October 12

  • What does the future hold for DeMarcus Cousins and the Pelicans?

    Yardbarker "In Kevin Arnovitz’s lengthy examination of the mutually toxic relationship between the Sacramento Kings and DeMarcus Cousins, the temperamental star reflects on a January 2015 film session in which he screamed at interim head coach Ty Corbin and stormed out of the room: I feel bad for Ty Corbin…..." September 09

  • DeMarcus Cousins On Confederate Statues: 'Take All Them Motherf**kers Down'

    TMZ "DeMarcus Cousins says there's no question about it ... every single Confederate statue needs to COME DOWN ASAP. With Confederate monuments coming down in Tampa, Baltimore and Virginia ... we asked the Pelicans star about rebel statues in New Orleans and in his home state of Alabama. "Take..." August 18

  • DeMarcus Cousins’ return to Sacramento to be nationally televised

    Sportsnaut "The NBA knows exactly what it is doing. How else could we explain the Association scheduling the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors on Christmas Day last year? The NBA embraces its drama and wants everyone posssible to watch it unfold. Set to release its schedule for marquee games on..." August 10

  • Cousins suggests he'd like to see Melo join Pelicans

    The Score "DeMarcus Cousins may have subtly revealed the identity of one of the stars he's been trying to recruit. The New Orleans Pelicans center recently admitted he's reached out to "some of the biggest names on the block" to join forces with him and fellow All-Star big man Anthony Davis. Cousins..." August 07

  • Thinner Boogie: 'The best I have felt my whole career'

    CBS Sports "The biggest stories in New Orleans this summer have been the team's work at the point guard position, as they re-signed Jrue Holiday and added Rajon Rondo. Flying a bit under the radar, but perhaps just as important, has been DeMarcus Cousins' weight loss. The big man has long been one of the..." August 06

  • Cousins trying to recruit 'biggest names on the block' to New Orleans

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "The New Orleans Pelicans have been very active this offseason looking for ways to improve their roster through free agency. But one of the organization's busiest recruiters this summer has been All-Star center DeMarcus Cousins. Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry--who is joining Cousins on a trip..." August 04

  • Anthony Davis, DeMarcus Cousins working out together this summer

    ESPN "Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins are working out together this summer in an effort to get a head start on training camp and the 2017-18 season. The New Orleans Pelicans' star big men have been working out both in Los Angeles and Las Vegas. Cousins played in 17 games for the Pelicans after..." July 24

  • Celtics could make a run at Anthony Davis if pairing with DeMarcus Cousins fails

    CBS Sports "The Celtics just pulled in Gordon Hayward over the offseason and they were very involved in trade talks for Paul George. It's no secret that if a big name is out there then Danny Ainge and Boston are going to make a run at them in some way. Ainge's latest target could be the Pelicans' Anthony..." July 17

  • DeMarcus Cousins played pivotal role in recruiting Rajon Rondo to Pelicans

    Yardbarker "DeMarcus Cousins and Rajon Rondo are reunited, and it feels so good. Scott Kushner of The Advocate reports on Saturday that Cousins was “pivotal” in recruiting Rondo to the New Orleans Pelicans. Cousins and Rondo were previously teammates on the Sacramento Kings in 2015-16, a year that saw..." July 16

  • DeMarcus Cousins has dropped a ton of weight this offseason already

    Pro Basketball Talk "New Orleans Pelicans DeMarcus Cousins has been known to carry a bit of weight on his frame. He is currently listed at 6-foot-11 and 270 pounds. It appears that last bit has significantly changed over the off-season. Cousins has reportedly dropped quite a bit of weight during his off-season..." June 26

  • Report: Cavs To Explore DeMarcus Cousins for Kevin Love Trade This Offseason

    Cavaliers Nation "The Cleveland Cavaliers are still in the midst of playing in the NBA Finals, but that hasn’t stopped rumors from floating about potential offseason trade prospects. On Wednesday, one ESPN writer spoke about the possibility of the Cavaliers trading Kevin Love in exchange for DeMarcus Cousins of New..." June 16

  • DeMarcus Cousins Explains Why He Was Barnes Tag Team Partner in Club Brawl

    Black Sports Online "On May 5, Demarcus Cousins responded to a lawsuit stemming from a NYC nightclub fight he and Matt Barnes were involved in back in December. Jasmine Besiso and Myrone Powell filed lawsuits against Cousins and Barnes accusing them of attacking them inside the club. Besiso has claimed that she..." May 09

  • Why is DeMarcus Cousins wearing Rockets gear?

    Sportsnaut "The New Orleans Pelicans made a big trade for DeMarcus Cousins this season, but it appears they might have given up quite a bit just for a one-season-plus rental. Why is this? See for yourself. That’s Cousins wearing Houston Rockets shorts, for reasons that are at this point quite..." April 27