Well, its that time of year again in the NBA.
Players are being waived. Ten-day contracts are being pulled from filing cabinets. Twitter is buzzing, with the trade deadline just a little more than a month away.
These are the moments for which many pro basketball fans decide to exist.
And the hot rumor of the moment involves none other than Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins, who may be the best all-around big man in the game at the tender age of 22.
Kings GM Geoff Petrie said last week the Kings arent looking to trade Cousins. Kings coach Keith Smart played along, saying Cousins is too young, large and talented to simply put on the curbside.
Now NBC Radio in Boston is reporting the Celtics may be nearing a deal for that very man.
According to the report, Celtics such as forwards Jeff Green and Jared Sullinger, and guard Courtney Lee, are among the players who could be packaged in an offer for Cousins.
Sullinger, by the way, is the rookie from Ohio State who the Celtics ...