TAG: demarcus cousins

GIFs / Dec 31, 2014 / 2:00 pm

Watch DeMarcus Cousins Spin For A Powerful Jam Over Tyler Zeller

DeMarcus Cousins, Tyler Zeller

Tyler Zeller has become a solid player in his third NBA season – that hardly means he’s a match for DeMarcus Cousins. Watch Boogie abuse Zeller from the elbow with a spinning up-and-under followed by a powerful tomahawk jam in today’s game between the Sacramento Kings and Boston Celtics. Read More »

GIFs / Dec 30, 2014 / 3:45 pm

GIF: DeMarcus Cousins Smash On Mason Plumlee

Mason Plumlee, DeMarcus Cousins

DeMarcus Cousins should be an All-Star this season. Mason Plumlee should probably not, but Plumlee more than held his own against the scowling Kings center in Monday night’s 107-99 win in Brooklyn. Then again, Boogie dropped 24 including two that came right in Plumlee’s mug. Read More »

NBA / Dec 28, 2014 / 3:00 pm

Video: DeMarcus Cousins Drops Season-High 39 Including Big Jam In OT Win

Jason Smith, DeMarcus Cousins

Viral meningitis, and a swift, head-scratching coaching termination, can’t keep DeMarcus Cousins waylaid. The Kings center scored a season-high 39 points in a 135-128 overtime win over the Knicks on Saturday. Read More »

GIFs / Dec 19, 2014 / 10:00 am

GIF: DeMarcus Cousins Threads The Needle

DeMarcus Cousins

Boogie was back last night against the visiting Bucks, but without his homie, Mike Malone, on the sideline. Regardless, DeMarcus Cousins was back to his old self after battling meningitis for a few weeks, and he put up 27 and 11 last night against the Bucks including a gorgeous bounce pass through traffic for the Ramon Sessions layup. Read More »

NBA / Dec 18, 2014 / 8:45 pm

DeMarcus Cousins Will Play Versus Bucks Tonight

DeMarcus Cousins

Things have changed just a bit for the Sacramento Kings since DeMarcus Cousins was sidelined with viral meningitis. Let’s hope his game hasn’t; we’ll find out tonight. Boogie is starting on Thursday in his team’s matchup with the Milwaukee Bucks. Read More »

NBA / Dec 15, 2014 / 2:15 pm

Report: Kings To Play Semblance Of 4-On-5 Strategy Wanted By Owner

Vivek Ranadive

Canning a coach 24 games into the season whose team’s recent struggles were the direct result of a franchise player’s absence is bad. Replacing him with an assistant whose last go-round as head man was close to a disaster is worse. But the latest wrinkles concerning Mike Malone’s sudden firing from the Sacramento Kings are still the strongest indication yet that zealous owner Vivek Ranadive is completely in over his head. According to Yahoo Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski, Sacramento will play a “semblance” of the laughable 4-on-5 strategy championed by Ranadive under interim coach Ty Corbin. Read More »

Latest News / Dec 15, 2014 / 12:15 pm

Report: Kings Can Malone & May Hire Del Negro, Which Compounds The Mistake

Mike Malone, DeMarcus Cousins

The Sacramento Kings fired coach Mike Malone on Sunday night, as Yahoo Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski first reported, and USA Today‘s Sam Amick confirmed. He’ll be replaced by assistant coach Tyrone Corbin on an interim basis. There was a clash over playing style between GM Pete D’Alessandro and Malone, who were hired in the reverse order by headstrong owner Vivek Ranadive. The news has surprised most NBA watchers, who were impressed by the way the Kings were playing with DeMarcus Cousins before he went down with viral meningitis. Read More »

Latest News / Dec 9, 2014 / 2:30 pm

Rumor: DeMarcus Cousins Could Be Out Until January

DeMarcus Cousins

The Sacramento Kings were in trouble when it was reported on Sunday that DeMarcus Cousinss would be sidelined another 7-10 days with viral meningitis. If the latest chatter regarding the length of Boogie’s absence proves accurate, they might as well kiss their playoff hopes goodbye. According to Dave Carmichael of KHTK Sports in Sacramento, the Kings’ franchise player could be out until January. Read More »

Latest News / Dec 7, 2014 / 4:45 pm

Report: DeMarcus Cousins Has Viral Meningitis, Out At Least 7-10 More Days

DeMarcus Cousins

So much for harebrained theories that DeMarcus Cousins is exaggerating his illness. According to a report from USA Today, the Sacramento Kings superstar is suffering from viral meningitis and will be sidelined at least another seven to 10 days. Read More »

GIFs, Smack / Nov 27, 2014 / 11:45 am

GIFs: James Harden Actually Plays Defense! Blocks Boogie & Intercepts Pass

DeMarcus Cousins, James Harden

Man, James Harden, perhaps one of the top five or 10 players in the NBA, never hears the end of his various defensive struggles. After barely moving an inch during a Knicks fast-break earlier this week, Harden showed why he could overcome the perception he’s only capable of playing one end of the court. Read More »