DeMarcus Cousins PF/C SAC 7 Hrs
Cousins is listed as doubtful for Sunday's contest against the Blazers.
With left hip and ankle injuries in tow, Cousins hasn't fit in any activity since Wednesday's game versus the Grizzlies. If he takes a seat, as expected, Carl Landry could earn another start. However, Landry (18 minutes), Reggie Evans (21), and Ryan Hollins (12) split the available minutes in Cousins' absence Friday.
DeMarcus Cousins PF/C SAC 9 Hrs
Cousins (ankle) was unable to participate in Saturday's practice, The Sacramento Bee reports.
Cousins should be questionable for Sunday's game against Portland after being unable to practice Saturday. If he's ultimately confined to the bench yet again, expect Carl Landry to see another stint in the starting lineup.
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Cousins (ankle/hip) will miss Friday's game against the Spurs, James Ham of Cowbell Kingdom reports.
Cousins took a pounding during Wednesday's win over the Grizzlies and is now nursing minor injuries to both his left hip and ankle. As a result, the big man will rest for Friday's game versus the Spurs, which should allow some combination of Jason Thompson, Reggie Evans and Carl Landry to fill-in at center for Sacramento. At the moment, it's unclear whether Cousins will be back in action Sunday against the Blazers.
DeMarcus Cousins PF/C SAC 2 Days
Cousins (ankle/hip) is doubtful for Friday's game against the Spurs.
With Cousins likely to miss a game for the first time since Jan. 17, the Kings may need heavy minutes from the likes of Jason Thompson and Reggie Evans. Other candidates to benefit include Ryan Hollins and Carl Landry, the two of whom combined for just three minutes in Wednesday's surprising win over the Grizzlies. Rudy Gay will likely take a ton of shots in Friday's game, despite drawing a tough matchup with a team that has Kawhi Leonard and Danny Green on the wing. As for Cousins, the superstar big man is apparently dealing with a bruised hip, in addition to the sprained ankle that was previously reported.
DeMarcus Cousins PF/C SAC 2 Days
Cousins has a left ankle injury that kept him out of practice Thursday, and coach George Karl said it's unclear if Cousins will be available to play against the Spurs on Friday, News10 reports.
This is the first announcement of the injury, but it's likely just a sprain. Regardless of Cousins' ankle issue, there's an outside chance he could receive a suspension if the league decides to punish him for kicking a chair on the team's bench in Wednesday's game against the Grizzlies. More news should come out over the next day regarding both issues.
DeMarcus Cousins PF/C SAC 3 Days
Cousins finished with 16 points (6-13 FG, 4-6 FT), nine rebounds, six assists, one steal and one block in 24 minutes against the Grizzlies on Wednesday.
Cousins was in foul trouble which led to the low minutes total. He might've been looking at a triple-double had he been able to stay on the floor. Cousins and the Kings will take on the Spurs on Friday.
DeMarcus Cousins PF/C SAC 7 Days
Cousins scored 21 points (6-19 FG, 9-13 FT) with four rebounds, two assists, two steals and two blocks in the loss to the Clippers on SaturdayBoogie struggled with a bunch of misses early in the first half, and did not play in the fourth quarter while the Clippers took the game into blowout territory. Look for Cousins to bounce back on Wednesday at home against the Grizzlies.
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Cousins went off for 31 points on 12-of-18 shooting and 15 rebounds in Friday night's 109-101 win over the Celtics.For all the hay made over Cousins' opposition to hiring George Karl, he certainly saw enough usage to give confidence to owners that he'll still be the top option for the Kings.
DeMarcus Cousins PF/C SAC 17 Days
Cousins provided 28 points (9-20 FG, 10-12 FT), 19 rebounds, five assists, and four blocks in 37 minutes in the loss to Milwaukee on Wednesday.Cousins' double-double streak ended on Tuesday at six games. He dominated the smaller Buck frontcourt players and has 13 assists in his last two games. It may be interesting to see what potential coach George Karl could do with a player like Cousins.
DeMarcus Cousins PF/C SAC 18 Days
Cousins played 35 minutes during Tuesday's loss to the Bulls, finishing with 15 points (5-15 FG, 5-10 FT), eight rebounds, eight assists and a blocked shot.Cousins scored less than 20 points and recorded less than 10 rebounds for the first time in six games, so it was somewhat of a disappointing performance for him. He did make up for it with the eight assists though, as he's only had more than that once this season. Expect him to get much closer to his season averages of 23.6 points and 12.3 rebounds in Wednesday's game, as he'll have a much better matchup against the Bucks.