Washington Wizards: One Player the Wizards Should Acquire- DeMarcus Cousins
By Brandon Hartman: VP of Content and Senior Writer at HoopStuff
Washington Receives: DeMarcus Cousins, Jason Thompson
Washington Trades: Kevin Seraphin, Otto Porter, Emeka Okafor, 2014 First Round Pick
- A trade rumor regarding DeMarcus Cousins is nothing new, so add this speculative deal to the list. The 23 year old big man has had a rather rough time in Sacramento during his three years in the league, with his desire to be great and the Kings perennial losing history not mixing well. There has not been a lack of instances of obvious friction. In the 2011 season, Cousins was sent home during a home game against the New Orleans Hornets due to “an unwillingness to embrace the direction the franchise was heading in.” He reportedly asked for a trade the next day. Last season he was suspended from the Kings on December 22 for unprofessional behavior and conduct detrimental to the team. Despite the Kings owners ...