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Sacramento Kings’ Disappointing Offseason Might Only Get Worse

The Sacramento Kings have become the antithesis of a team making smart moves during free agency. From George Karl’s reported desire to trade superstar center DeMarcus Cousins, to the Kings shedding $14 million in salary with no obvious replacement plan, to extending an absurd offer to a player recovering from a torn Achilles, the franchise is a mess. But unfortunately for the...
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DeMarcus Cousins Reached Out To Nik Stauskas After He Was Traded

NBA free agency has been wild, and DeMarcus Cousins reached out to now former Sacramento Kings teammate Nik Stauskas after he was traded.
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DeMarcus Cousins shares text convo with Nik Stauskas

Sacramento Kings center and former Kentucky Wildcat DeMarcus Cousins shared (and then deleted) a conversation he had with former teammate Nik Stauskas after the former Michigan Wolverine was traded to the Philadelphia 76ers last night. Stauskas was moved in a deal with Jason Thompson and Carl Landry so that Sacramento could clear cap space. In the conversation, Cousins simply wishes...
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Kings reportedly looking into viability of firing Karl

One of the things potentially standing in the way of the Sacramento Kings firing George Karl after just months on the job is the $10 million he’s owed over the final three years of his contract. According to Yahoo Sports NBA insider Adrian Wojnarowski, Kings’ brass is now looking into the viability of being able to fire Karl with cause: Per Wojo’s report: “Sacramento...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Should the Sacramento Kings trade DeMarcus Cousins?

Former Sacramento Kings guard Isaiah Thomas A couple of days ago news leaked that Sacramento Kings’ owner Vivek Ranadive did not want to trade DeMarcus Cousins. In fact he has been contemplating firing Head Coach George Karl because he was so adamant on trading Cousins. But recently news has come out that Ranadive gave Cousins’ agent the okay to seek a trade with the Lakers...
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Cousins’ agent given permission to pursue trade

The seemingly never-ending soap opera that is the Sacramento Kings took another turn on Thursday night when the team did not trade All-Star center DeMarcus Cousins to the Los Angeles Lakers for a package that reportedly included the second overall pick in the draft. Prior to the draft kicking off on Thursday, reports surfaced that Kings head coach George Karl was pushing for the...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Kings considering firing George Karl over Cousins spat

Coach-player unrest in Sacramento might result in DeMarcus Cousins being traded. It also might lead to George Karl losing his job. The Kings are considering firing Karl as their head coach over his inability to get along with and desire to trade his All-Star center, a source told ESPN’s Chris Broussard on Thursday. Broussard’s source did point out, however, that canning Karl...
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Lakers, Kings discussing framework for Cousins deal

It sure looks like one of the biggest trades of the past few years may go down either during or before the NBA draft on Thursday. Following up on previous reports that the Sacramento Kings have had basic discussions with the Los Angeles Lakers regarding All-Star center DeMarcus Cousins, Yahoo Sports NBA insider Adrian Wojnarowski is now indicating that the two sides have talked about...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Lakers reportedly pursuing trade for DeMarcus Cousins

Chamberlain. Abdul-Jabbar. O’Neal. Cousins? The Los Angeles Lakers may have their sights set on Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins as the franchise’s next great big man. ESPN insider Marc Stein reported on Monday afternoon that the Lakers are actively pursuing a trade for the polarizing big man. While the details of a potential Cousins-to-LA deal...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Camper dribbles ball through DeMarcus Cousins' legs for layup

Former Kentucky basketball star DeMarcus “Boogie” Cousin has a bit of a mixed reputation on the court, but he does seem like a pretty good guy off of it. During his DeMarcus Cousins Elite Skills Camp, the Sacramento King forward played some half-hearted defense against a young camper, who made him pay for it with a slick dribble through his legs, followed by a layup.  You...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

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