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 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.

RealGM Staff Report

Cousins: Rondo's Intentions Are Same As Mine
Rajon Rondo has become the veteran mentor for DeMarcus Cousins the way Kevin Garnett was earlier in his career with the Celtics.

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Kings Expect Suspension For DeMarcus Cousins
DeMarcus Cousins had to be restrained by teammates before being escorted off the court.


Rajon Rondo 'Gravitates' Toward DeMarcus Cousins
Rajon Rondo is the first player who can relate to the pressure and perceptions DeMarcus Cousins deals with.

Jason Jones/Sacramento Bee

Rondo, Cousins Pulled George Karl In For 'Powerful' Two-Hour Meeting
Rajon Rondo and DeMarcus Cousins were also able to get some lingering frustrations off their chest, and Karl offered back his thoughts.

Marc J. Spears/Yahoo! Sports

DeMarcus Cousins Receives One-Game Suspension For Forearm To Horford
DeMarcus Cousins will serve his suspension when the Kings play at the Heat.

RealGM Staff Report

DeMarcus Cousins, Nicolas Batum Named Players Of The Week
DeMarcus Cousins led the Kings to a 3-1 week behind averages of 32.5 points (tied-first in the conference) and 11.0 rebounds (third in the conference).

RealGM Staff Report

DeMarcus Cousins Doesn't Want George Karl Fired
Both sides believe the relationship between DeMarcus Cousins and George Karl is "salvageable."

Chris Mannix/Sports Illustrated

DeMarcus Cousins Ready To Be 'Scapegoat' If It Results In Wins
DeMarcus Cousins had 33 points and nine rebounds as the Kings ended their losing streak.

Jason Jones/Sacramento Bee

DeMarcus Cousins Went On Profane Tirade Against George Karl
Vlade Divac said George Karl did not have authority to suspend DeMarcus Cousins nor would he grant permission.

Jason Jones/Sacramento Bee

DeMarcus Cousins Wants Kings To Have Players-Only Meeting
The Kings have used seven different starting lineups this season.

Jason Jones/Sacramento Bee

DeMarcus Cousins: MVP Is Mine To Grab
DeMarcus Cousins has become one of the NBA's best bigs and is the best player in the league to have never appeared in a playoff game.

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George Karl Apologized To DeMarcus Cousins In Offseason
George Karl had suggested every player on the Kings was tradeable.

Ailene Voisin/Sacramento Bee

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