DeMarcus Cousins of the Sacramento Kings has been suspended one game without pay for striking O.J. Mayo of the Dallas Mavericks in the groin area, it was announced today by Stu Jackson, NBA Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.
The incident occurred with 3:35 remaining in the second quarter of Sacramento’s 119-96 loss to the Dallas Mavericks on Monday, Dec. 10 at American Airlines Center.
Cousins will serve his suspension tonight when the Kings visit the Milwaukee Bucks at the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee.
You can watch the video here, and see comments from both players here and here.
via NBA PR