DeMarcus Cousins C  #15

Current Team: Sacramento Kings

Born: Aug 13, 1990 (26 years old)

Birthplace: Mobile, Alabama (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-11 (211cm)     Weight: 270 (122kg)

Hand: Right

Twitter: @boogiecousins



Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Sacramento Kings)

Free Agent: UFA-2018

Current Agent: Dan Fegan, Jarinn Akana

Draft Entry: 2010 NBA Draft

Early Entry Info: 2010 Early Entrant

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 5, Sacramento Kings

Pre-Draft Team: Kentucky (Fr)

High School: LeFlore Magnet High School [Mobile, Alabama]

DeMarcus Cousins News

DeMarcus Cousins Intends To Sign $207M Extension With Kings In Offseason
DeMarcus Cousins will be signed through the 22-23 season under the new extension.

James Ham/CSN

Kings Plan To Offer DeMarcus Cousins $200M+ Extension In Offseason
The NBA's new CBA made a trade involving DeMarcus Cousins even less likely due to the Kings' ability to pay him significantly more money than a rival team.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Blazers Not Interested In DeMarcus Cousins, Nerlens Noel
The Blazers could use a rim protector at center to anchor their defense.

Chris Haynes/ESPN

DeMarcus Cousins Receives Fine From Kings For Confrontation With Reporter
The column referenced the arrest of DeMarcus Cousins' brother.

Marc J. Spears/The Undefeated

Dave Joerger Calls For Truce Between DeMarcus Cousins, Sacramento Bee
The Kings are still reviewing the incident in question where DeMarcus Cousins confronted columnist Andy Furillo over an article that was published last weekend.


Mike Krzyzewski Defends DeMarcus Cousins
Mike Krzyzewski coached Cousins on the 2014 and 2016 United States' teams.

Andy Katz/ESPN

Kings Reviewing DeMarcus Cousins' Confrontation With Local Columnist
DeMarcus Cousins confronted The Sacramento Bee's Andy Furillo over a column that was published last weekend.


New CBA To Contain Designated Veteran Extension Provision
Teams will be able to choose a Designated Veteran to sign to a long-term extension.

Marc Stein/ESPN

DeMarcus Cousins Doesn't Expect Trade, 'On Same Page' With Management
Sources with knowledge of the Kings' thinking believe it is still too early to entertain the idea of trading away DeMarcus Cousins.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Rival Exec: I Don't Want DeMarcus Cousins' Attitude Around My Young Players
Executives around the NBA are wondering if the Kings may entertain trading away DeMarcus Cousins before the trade deadline.

Chris Mannix/Sports Illustrated

Matt Barnes, DeMarcus Cousins Named In Assault Lawsuit
According to the lawsuit, Matt Barnes allegedly grabbed one of the plantiffs by her neck and began choking her.


Dave Joerger: DeMarcus Cousins 'Has Grown In How He Handles His Business'
The player-coach partnership DeMarcus Cousins has forged with Dave Joerger could be the best of his career.

Paul Flannery/SBNation

DeMarcus Cousins Hopes John Wall Will 'One Day Be In A Sacramento Uniform'
DeMarcus Cousins was asked if he and John Wall ever discuss the situations they presently find themselves in where they're playing for teams not presently considered contenders.

Ben Standig/Locked On Wizards

Kings Could Be 'Starting To Get Sick Of DeMarcus Cousins'
The Kings have two more trade deadlines and an offseason to consider trading DeMarcus Cousins.

Zach Lowe/ESPN

Execs Believe DeMarcus Cousins Trade Talks Could Begin In December
The Kings aren't ready to give up on the current season and will evaluate the team following their five straight home games.

Sean Deveney/Sporting News

Shaq: Kings Could Consider Trading DeMarcus Cousins If Situation Doesn't Improve
Shaquille O'Neal is a minority owner with the Kings and spoke about the continued uncertain future of DeMarcus Cousins this week.

Matt Moore/CBS Sports

DeMarcus Cousins: I Like Dave Joerger And He Likes Me
Dave Joerger replaced George Karl, who had a tenuous relationship with DeMarcus Cousins.

Jason Jones/Sacramento Bee

Mavs Expected To Pursue DeMarcus Cousins In 2018
DeMarcus Cousins signed a four-year, $62 million contract extension in 2013 with the Kings.

Tim MacMahon/ESPN

George Karl's Attempts To Trade DeMarcus Cousins Confirmed
Vivek Ranadive confirmed that George Karl attempted to trade DeMarcus Cousins when he was head coach of the Kings.

Sam Amick/USA Today

DeMarcus Cousins 'Loves' Dave Joerger's Offense
Dave Joerger plans on using DeMarcus Cousins in the high post more this season as he implements his offense for the Kings.

Jason Jones/Sacramento Bee

DeMarcus Cousins Open To Playing In 2020 Olympics
DeMarcus Cousins won a gold medal in his first Olympics for the United States.

Gary Washburn/Boston Globe

Execs Don't Expect DeMarcus Cousins To Re-Sign With Kings In 2018
The Kings have two trade deadlines and one offseason to consider trading DeMarcus Cousins before he's free to leave on his own.

Zach Harper/CBS Sports

DeMarcus Cousins Calls Carmelo Anthony 'My Favorite Player Of All-Time'
DeMarcus Cousins sometimes resembles a wing player in the body of a big at 6'11, 270 pounds.

Jason Jones/Sacramento Bee

DeMarcus Cousins Selected For USA's Olympic Team
The United States also selected DeMarcus Cousins for their 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup.

Marc J. Spears/The Vertical

Kings Won't Trade DeMarcus Cousins 'This Year For Sure'
The Kings will have three more trade windows before DeMarcus Cousins becomes a free agent if he begins the 16-17 season with the team.

Sean Cunningham/ABC10

Vlade Divac Wants To Keep DeMarcus Cousins But Willing To Test Market For First Time
The sense within the organization is Vlade Divac has become increasingly frustrated by DeMarcus Cousins' ongoing issues and is willing to test the trade market for the first time.

Ailene Voisin/Sacramento Bee

Kings Unlikely To Make DeMarcus Cousins Available Until 2017 Deadline
DeMarcus Cousins still has two seasons remaining on his contract.

Sam Amick/USA Today

DeMarcus Cousins: Suspension Was From Head Coach
DeMarcus Cousins and George Karl have been at odds since the end of last season.

Marc J. Spears/Yahoo! Sports

Kings Make It Clear DeMarcus Cousins Not Available
The Kings considered trading DeMarcus Cousins last June amid a difference of personalities between he and George Karl.

Adam Himmelsbach/Boston Globe

DeMarcus Cousins, Kemba Walker Named Players Of The Week
DeMarcus Cousins and Kemba Walker have been named the NBA's Players of the Week.

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