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The return of DeMarcus Cousins wasn't enough to lift the Sacramento Kings out of their slump, which now consists of a season-high five consecutive defeats. That slide began when Kobe Bryant pushed the Los Angeles Lakers past a Cousins-less Kings team earlier this month, and the superstar will be seeking to bounce back from one of the worst offensive performances of his career in...
Via AP on Fox
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DeMarcus Cousins found out Kings fired Mike Malone via Twitter

Another day, another life changing event discovered via Twitter. This time, the life changing event was the Sacramento Kings’ firing of Mike Malone, and DeMarcus Cousins finding out via Twitter. The news first broke via Adrian Wojnarowski: Sacramento has fired coach Mike Malone, league sources told Yahoo Sports. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) December 15, 2014 And then...
Via Awful Announcing
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DeMarcus Cousins found out about Mike Malone firing on Twitter

Mike Malone wasn’t given much of a chance to turn the misfortunes of the struggling Sacramento Kings around. After a disappointing 28-54 season last year, Malone had the Kings off to an 11-13 start this season. He was fired on Sunday — one day after the team lost its third consecutive game. Many of us...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

DeMarcus Cousins learned of Mike Malone's firing on Twitter

You can just tell when an organization isn’t run the right way. One indicator of this is a lack of communication from the front office as it relates to star players on the team. Shortly after it was announced that the Sacramento Kings had fired head coach Mike Malone on Sunday evening, the response from a undoubtedly skeptical fan base took over the social media world. Why fire...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Kings fire Mike Malone, and why that might matter for the Celtics

Sunday night, the Sacramento Kings shocked the NBA community - well, the ones who weren't listening to the new D'Angelo record - by dismissing their head coach, Mike Malone.via ESPNThe Sacramento Kings have fired coach Mike Malone, sources told Sunday night.The Kings got off to a surprising 5-1 start to the season but have lost eight of their past 10 -- a swoon that has...
Via Celtics Life
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Kings Injury Update: DeMarcus Cousins' viral infection will likely keep him out of Monday's game vs. the Jazz

The Sacramento Kings fell to the Orlando Magic last night by the score of 105-96. Darren Collison lead the Kings with 22 points on 6-of-14 shooting from the floor in the losing effort. The Kings continue to play without DeMarcus Cousins, who hasn't appeared in a game since November 26 due to a viral infection.  Mike via Wikimedia CommonsI reported on December 4 that Cousins,...
Via Sports Injury Alert
13 days ago  |  Discuss

DeMarcus Cousins Admitted To Hospital With Viral Infection

  Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins won’t be able to suit up until sometime next week due to a viral infection that hospitalized him earlier this week. Here is a full statement from the Sacramento Kings. Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins underwent additional evaluation on Tuesday evening as he continues to recover from a viral infection. Team physicians, led...
Via Geeks and Cleats
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Alabama Native DeMarcus Cousins Posts #FreeUAB Message On Instagram

DeMarcus “Boogie” Cousins is not a football player, and he went to Kentucky, not UAB, but he still wants to see the Blazers’ football program receive a new lease on life. Cousins, a native of Mobile, Alabama, posted a #FreeUAB message on his Instagram account, using a photo originally posted by inspirational Blazers football figure Timothy Alexander. #FREEUAB @kingdom_citizen...
Via College Spun
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Kings Injury Update: DeMarcus Cousins out until Monday

The Sacramento Kings fell to the Toronto Raptors on Tuesday night by the score of 117-109. Ben McLemore lead the Kings with 21 points on 8-of-17 shooting. The loss dropped the Kings back to the .500 mark at 9-9. At fourth in the Pacific Division, the Kings were again without the services of DeMarcus Cousins, who is battling a viral infection. The good news is that he should be...
Via NBA Injury News
16 days ago  |  Discuss

DeMarcus Cousins Hospitalized, Expected To Return Next Week

Due to a viral infection Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins has been hospitalized for treatment, according to DeMarcus Cousins who has already missed three games will not be joining his team when they host the Indiana Pacers on Friday and Magic Orlando on Saturday. On Tuesday the 24-year-old underwent additional evaluation. According to the Sacramento Kings he...
Via Basketball Bicker
17 days ago  |  Discuss

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