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DeMarcus Cousins got paid, got a real head coach, and came back this season with a dominating ball game that should big men around the NBA on high alert.
Cousins was more than formidable against the Nuggets, dropping 30 points and 14 rebounds like it was nothing. Cousins moved well, was engaged, and helped lead the Kings to a 90-88 opening night win over Denver on opening night.
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The Sacramento Kings have elected not to pick up their 14-15 option on Jimmer Fredette. Fredette would have been due $3.1 million if the Kings exercised the option. Fredette was the No. 10 overall pick in the 2011 NBA Draft ahead of Klay Thompson, Kawhi Leonard and Iman Shumpert. Fredette will become an unrestricted free agent in July.
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The Utah Jazz are not known to be among the group of teams interested in Fredette.
The Kings declined their $3.1 million option on Fredette's contract for the 14-15 season on Thursday.
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Jimmer Fredette will reportedly become an unrestricted free agent at the end of the 2013-14 season as the Kings decided Thursday they will not pick up the 2014-15 option on the guard’s contract.
According to Sam Amick of USA Today:
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