DeMarcus Cousins RUMORS & NEWS

  • ‘He Makes Things Happen’: DeMarcus Cousins Experiment is Making Clippers Look Brilliant

    Heavy "April was a good news/bad news month for the Los Angeles Clippers. Over the first three weeks, they went 11-2, allowing them to keep pace with the equally hot Utah Jazz and Phoenix Suns and put some daylight between them and the teams pounding on their third-place doorstep. But..." May 04

  • Clippers sign DeMarcus Cousins for rest of season

    SI "It looks like Boogie is in this until the end. According to Yahoo Sports' Chris Haynes, the LA Clippers will sign center DeMarcus Cousins for the rest of the season. This comes after Cousins signed his second 10-day contract with the Clippers on April 16, which is set to expire..." April 26

  • Clippers' DeMarcus Cousins on Paul George: 'We Gotta Stop the PG Slander'

    SI "DeMarcus Cousins showed a lot of love for Paul George on Tuesday night. After the LA Clippers’ nailbiter 113-112 win over the Portland Trail Blazers, Cousins made it clear that he’s a Paul George stan, and has appreciated being his teammate over the course of his 10-Day..." April 21

  • Tyronn Lue Indicates Clippers Have Already Decided on DeMarcus Cousins’ Future

    Heavy "It’s unknown if current Los Angeles Clipper DeMarcus “Boogie” Cousins is familiar with the song “Centerfield” by John Fogerty, but either way, it’s likely the big man has been quietly repeating the song’s chorus for at least the last week..." April 15

  • Paul George on DeMarcus Cousins' debut: 'Still got a lot left to give'

    ESPN "Less than a minute into his first game as a member of the LA Clippers, DeMarcus Cousins maneuvered his way around Enes Kanter, tapped an offensive rebound to himself and scored on a putback right in front of a delighted Clippers owner Steve Ballmer. Making his..." April 07

  • DeMarcus Cousins To Sign 10-Day Contract With Clippers

    ESPN "Free-agent center DeMarcus Cousins and the LA Clippers are discussing a 10-day contract, but no decision is expected until next week, sources tell ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. Cousins was released by the Rockets last month, with sources telling ESPN's Tim MacMahon the..." March 31

  • Golden State Warriors Could Sign DeMarcus Cousins

    Fadeaway World "The Golden State Warriors didn’t make big moves at the trade deadline and they couldn’t get a big addition in the buyout market but some players could help the team for the rest of the season. It seems like the Dubs could be interested in a known face that could give them a little..." March 29

  • Clippers players recruiting DeMarcus Cousins to team?

    Larry Brown Sports "The LA Clippers may be trying their best to become Kentucky West. Clippers big man Patrick Patterson took to Instagram on Sunday to post a picture of himself with DeMarcus Cousins from their time together at Kentucky. The two were teammates in the 2009-10 NCAA season, culminating in..." March 29

  • Miami Heat Emerges as Top Team to Acquire Rockets 4x All-Star DeMarcus Cousins

    Heavy "After acquiring Victor Oladipo from the Houston Rockets and Nemanja Bjelica from the Sacramento Kings on March 25, the Miami Heat is not done shaking up their roster, and their eyes are on DeMarcus “Boogie” Cousins. While the trade deadline has passed, the..." March 28

  • DeMarcus Cousins Sells Insane Vegas Mansion, Pockets $1 Million Profit

    TMZ "NBA star DeMarcus Cousins has sold the AMAZING Las Vegas estate where he's lived since 2017 ... and made a 7-figure profit to boot. The pad is unreal -- complete with a home theater, basketball court and a massive outdoor pool with waterfalls and a..." March 27

  • Evaluating DeMarcus Cousins’ possible fit on the Miami Heat in 2021

    Sportsnaut "DeMarcus Cousins was released from the Houston Rockets one week ago after his salary for the 2020-2021 season was guaranteed by the team. The Rockets decided to first guarantee his salary before releasing him because of his exceptional behavior while he was in..." March 03

  • DeMarcus Cousins clears waivers after release by Rockets

    Clutch Points "DeMarcus Cousins is now officially a free man. Days after being released by the Houston Rockets, the four-time All-Star can now sign with any team in the league he so chooses. NBA insider Shams Charania of The Athletic confirms Cousins’ current free agent..." February 25

  • Heat ‘internally has discussed’ DeMarcus Cousins, Blake Griffin and Rudy Gay, among others

    Heat Nation "The Miami Heat reportedly has discussed several players to potentially upgrade its roster before the March 25th trade deadline. The Heat has also discussed players like DeMarcus Cousins, who has already been released by Houston, and Blake Griffin who is a potential buyout..." February 25

  • DeMarcus Cousins 'Was Not Happy' Backing Up Christian Wood

    ESPN "The Houston Rockets are on the verge of releasing center DeMarcus Cousins on Tuesday after a mutual decision was made between the team and the big man to part ways, sources confirmed to ESPN. Cousins, whose veterans minimum salary of $2.3 million was guaranteed by..." February 23

  • Lakers not expected to bring back DeMarcus Cousins

    NBA Analysis "The Los Angeles Lakers were reportedly mentioned as having interest in DeMarcus Cousins after his time with the Houston Rockets were to come to an end. Now, the latest NBA rumors state otherwise. According to the LA Time’ Dan Woike and Broderick Turner, the Lakers are..." February 23

  • Houston Rockets are releasing DeMarcus Cousins

    TSN "The Houston Rockets are releasing centre DeMarcus Cousins, according Shams Charania of The Athletic. The 30-year-old is averaging 9.6 points and 7.6 rebounds in 25 games with the Rockets this season. " February 23

  • Lakers are favorites to land DeMarcus Cousins?

    Larry Brown Sports "DeMarcus Cousins never got a chance to take the court for the Los Angeles Lakers, but the opportunity may soon be presenting itself again.’s Brandon ‘Scoop B’ Robinson reported this week that the Lakers are believed to be the favorites for Cousins..." February 22

  • 5 ideal DeMarcus Cousins destinations

    Sportsnaut "The Houston Rockets decision to waive former All-Star center DeMarcus Cousins threw a lot of people for a loop. While the 30-year-old Cousins is no longer the player that dominated for the Sacramento Kings and New Orleans Pelicans earlier in his career, he’s still a darn good..." February 21

  • Rockets' Stephen Silas downplays reports of DeMarcus Cousins' departure

    The Score "Houston Rockets head coach Stephen Silas downplayed reports of DeMarcus Cousins' imminent departure from the team on Sunday. "He's here at practice. He's here for tomorrow's game and moving forward," Silas said, according to HoopsHype's..." February 21

  • Heat interested in DeMarcus Cousins and P.J. Tucker

    Heat Nation "The Miami Heat have struggled inexplicably so far this season, and it appears that they are interested in bolstering their frontcourt. According to reports, Miami is looking into acquiring DeMarcus Cousins and P.J. Tucker, both of whom currently play for the Houston..." February 21

  • Lakers reportedly interested in Cousins reunion but will have competition

    CBS Sports "DeMarcus Cousins was, at least early in his tenure with the Houston Rockets, one of the worst players in the NBA. Through 11 games, he averaged 6.1 points on 26.3 percent shooting. But in late January, glimpses of the former All-Star began to shine through. In his last 14 games,..." February 21

  • Latest On DeMarcus Cousins

    Hoops Rumors "DeMarcus Cousins‘ diminished mobility, brought on by back-to-back Achilles and ACL injuries, was behind the Rockets‘ decision to cut ties with him in the next few days, according to Kelly Iko of The Athletic. Cousins had been filling the role the team..." February 21

  • Could Brooklyn Nets Be Among Favorites to Land DeMarcus Cousins?

    Heavy "The Brookly Nets are surging with five straight wins, four of which came without Eastern Conference All-Star captain Kevin Durant. Their offense is firing on all cylinders, and they’re finally seeing their defense click as well. Still, with eyes on a deep playoff..." February 20

  • DeMarcus Cousins and Rockets are headed for a breakup

    Clutch Points "The Houston Rockets and veteran center DeMarcus Cousins are heading towards a divorce, according to The Athletic’s Shams Charania. Cousins, 30, recently had his partially guaranteed contract for 2020-21 season fully guaranteed by the Rockets before the..." February 20

  • DeMarcus Cousins’ contract guaranteed by Rockets

    Clutch Points "The Houston Rockets are guaranteeing DeMarcus Cousins’ $2.3 million contract for the remainder of the 2020-21 season, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. The Rockets had until Feb. 27 to make this season. Cousins signed with Houston mostly because,..." February 19

  • Can DeMarcus Cousins stay hot off the bench with return of Christian Wood?

    Houston Chronicle "Told that center Christian Wood declared himself to be back, his ankle “100 percent,” Rockets coach Stephen Silas grinned broadly under his mask. Of all the issues he has navigated in his first month as an NBA head coach, having more players than minutes was one he was happy to..." January 28

  • DeMarcus Cousins reacts to vintage performance after struggling to start season

    Clutch Points "Houston Rockets big man DeMarcus Cousins turned back the clock as he came out with a vintage performance against the Dallas Mavericks on Saturday night. After snagging their second-straight victory, Cousins shed light on the level of perseverance that he had to exhibit over the..." January 24

  • John Wall, DeMarcus Cousins confronted James Harden during Rockets meeting

    CBS Sports "The James Harden saga in Houston was so thoroughly covered that there really isn't much more for us to learn about the end of his time with the Rockets. Between videos on social media to reports from various media outlets we know everything, from what Harden was doing in his..." January 19

  • DeMarcus Cousins On Not Standing For James Harden’s Disrespect

    Black Sports Online "Stephen Silas did a smart thing having James Harden stay at home. Boogie was about to beat his ass. John Wall has already spoken on how it was hard for them to jell as a team with Harden acting like a child. " January 13

  • NBA fines Los Angeles Lakers' Markieff Morris, Houston Rockets' DeMarcus Cousins

    ESPN "Los Angeles Lakers forward Markieff Morris was fined $35,000 by the NBA on Tuesday for his "on-court altercation" with Houston Rockets center DeMarcus Cousins following Morris' flagrant 1 foul on Jae'Sean Tate during Sunday's..." January 12

  • Stephen Silas On DeMarcus Cousins Ejection: "Sticking Up For His Teammate"

    Fadeaway World "Rockets’ star DeMarcus Cousins is known for getting in trouble with the referees. Technical fouls have been a part of his career since his Sacramento Kings days. As Cousins tries to mentor Rockets’ center Christian Wood, one would hope that the referee trouble isn’t something..." January 11

  • Lakers' Markieff Morris ejected for shoving DeMarcus Cousins who was later tossed for foul on LeBron James

    SI "Leading by as many as 27, the Los Angeles Lakers quickly grabbed control of the game and held off a second-half rally to earn a 120-102 win over the Houston Rockets. The Lakers improved to 8-3 overall, and 5-0 on the road this season with the win. However, fireworks between..." January 11

  • Rockets’ DeMarcus Cousins gets two technical fouls in 3 minutes, tossed

    Clutch Points "Houston Rockets center DeMarcus Cousins apparently needed an early shower on Monday evening against the Dallas Mavericks, as the veteran NBA big man was quickly ejected from the Western Conference clash. Cousins actually pulled off quite the impressive feat en..." January 04

  • John Wall, DeMarcus Cousins to make Rockets' debut vs. Kings "The Houston Rockets welcomed back John Wall, DeMarcus Cousins, Eric Gordon and Mason Jones for Wednesday’s workout ahead of the team’s matchup Thursday against the Sacramento Kings. Wall, Cousins, Gordon and Jones missed Houston’s first two games as they advanced..." December 30

  • Rockets open to playing DeMarcus Cousins, Christian Wood together

    USA Today "Only months removed from when the small-ball Rockets played no centers, new Houston head coach Stephen Silas says he is open to potentially using two at the same time. Emerging big man Christian Wood was a revelation on offense during the recent road trip to Portland and Denver,..." December 30

  • Rockets Fans Freak Out After DeMarcus Cousins Posts Cryptic Tweets Amid Team Drama On Christmas Eve

    BroBible "Rockets big DeMarcus Cousins is upset but no one is sure why. Earlier in the week Cousins was one of many Rockets players who were forced to sit out due to being in contact with a player who tested positive for Coronavirus. " December 25

  • Rockets’ John Wall, DeMarcus Cousins to miss opener vs. Thunder due to COVID-19 contact tracing

    Clutch Points "John Wall, DeMarcus Cousins and possibly more players are set to miss the Houston Rockets’ season opener against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday night due to COVID-19 contact tracing, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic and..." December 23

  • Rockets' John Wall, DeMarcus Cousins sitting out preseason finale for rest

    Houston Chronicle "The Rockets will hold John Wall and DeMarcus Cousins out from their preseason finale on Thursday against Spurs, both for load management as they come back from injuries. " December 17

  • John Wall, DeMarcus Cousins to launch Rockets after James Harden trade?

    Sportsnaut "The NBA preseason is utterly meaningless for the most part, unless you’re a Houston Rockets fan just getting a first look at John Wall and DeMarcus Cousins. As current face of the franchise James Harden continues to make headlines with trade demands, Houston..." December 12

  • DeMarcus Cousins’ subtle message to James Harden amid Rockets drama

    Bleacher Report "The Houston Rockets torched the Chicago Bulls, 125-104, in their preseason opener Friday without the help of James Harden. While the superstar guard works through the league's COVID-19 protocols before he can rejoin his team, it was John Wall (13 points, nine assists, five..." December 12

  • Inside the Decade-Long John Wall-DeMarcus Cousins Bromance

    Bleacher Report "Rectangle after rectangle filled with a video from another player's webcam. There was Darius Miller and Patrick Patterson, Daniel Orton and Ramon Harris. Even John Wall and DeMarcus Cousins, now multi-time All-Stars and multi-multi-millionaires, took part. This was..." December 07

  • Rockets big man DeMarcus Cousins sees some Anthony Davis in Christian Wood

    Clutch Points "DeMarcus Cousins will be spending the next couple of weeks adjusting to his new teammates ahead of opening night. In such, he’s already had some impressive takes on one of his fellow Rockets newcomers in Christian Wood. Cousins spoke to Wood’s talents and..." December 03