Originally posted on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 12/29/12
The club-imposed suspension that Sacramento Kings’ center DeMarcus Cousins received just before Christmas didn’t last very long. The NBA team announced on Dec. 24 that Cousins had been reinstated to the squad immediately after he apologized for his actions. He was originally banned from the team indefinitely on Dec 22 after a game with the Los Angeles Clippers the night before and was back on the court practicing with his teammates just two days later. Cousins and head coach Keith Smart got involved in a shouting match during half time of the game against the Clippers. The coach then told him to stay in the dressing room as the rest of the team headed to the court for the second half of the contest. The 22-year-old player has had previous incidents with the club in his three seasons with them, but has made it clear to the press that he doesn’t want to leave Sacramento. Two days after the game with the Clippers Cousins spoke with Smart and admitted that he was in the wrong. He then a...
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