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DeMarcus Cousins
22.7 11.7 2.9
Team: SacramentoHeight: 6-11 Born: 8/13/1990
Position: F-CWeight: 270 Birthplace: Mobile, Alabama
College: KentuckyDraft: 1st Round 5th pick by Kings (2010)

Latest News
Apr. 15 10:56 PM PT11:56 PM MT12:56 AM CT1:56 AM ET5:56 GMT13:56 10:56 PM MST12:56 AM EST9:56 UAE07:561:56 ET12:56 AM CT4:56 - Cousins has been suspended for the season finale after picking up his 16th technical.
Analysis: It's a mandatory suspension without pay, something he's grown used to.
Apr. 14 9:41 PM PT10:41 PM MT11:41 PM CT12:41 AM ET4:41 GMT12:41 9:41 PM MST11:41 PM EST8:41 UAE06:410:41 ET11:41 PM CT3:41 - Cousins keeps rolling, and he had another monster game on Sunday night, putting up 35 points and 15 rebounds in Sacramento's 106-103 win against Minnesota.
Analysis: The center, making a push for All-NBA honors, has recorded a double-double in eight straight games.
Apr. 12 8:14 PM PT9:14 PM MT10:14 PM CT11:14 PM ET3:14 GMT11:14 8:14 PM MST10:14 PM EST7:14 UAE (+1)05:1423:14 ET10:14 PM CT2:14 - DeMarcus Cousins had his seventh straight double-double with 32 points and 12 rebounds, but it wasn't enough as Sacramento lost on Saturday to the Los Angeles Clippers, 117-101.
Analysis: Since March 31, Cousins has averaged 26.9 points and 11.9 rebounds per game.
Apr. 10 9:52 PM PT10:52 PM MT11:52 PM CT12:52 AM ET4:52 GMT12:52 9:52 PM MST11:52 PM EST8:52 UAE06:520:52 ET11:52 PM CT3:52 - Cousins had 30 points and 12 rebounds for the Kings on Wednesday.
Analysis: It's really not his fault that Sacramento has lost four straight and sits near the bottom of the West in front of the Los Angeles Lakers and Utah.
Mar. 27 9:12 PM PT10:12 PM MT11:12 PM CT12:12 AM ET4:12 GMT12:12 9:12 PM MST11:12 PM EST8:12 UAE05:120:12 ET10:12 PM CT3:12 - Cousins nearly had a triple-double in a 107-99 loss to the Knicks on Wednesday night.
Analysis: Cousins had 32 points, 15 rebounds and eight assists to carry the Kings. The volatile forward seems to be maturing.
Mar. 24 10:40 PM PT11:40 PM MT12:40 AM CT1:40 AM ET5:40 GMT13:40 10:40 PM MST12:40 AM EST9:40 UAE06:401:40 ET11:40 PM CT4:40 - Cousins had 32 points and 12 rebounds in the Sacramento Kings' 124-107 victory Sunday that sent the Milwaukee Bucks to their seventh straight loss.
Analysis: Cousins has seven of his career-best 44 double-doubles in the last seven games.
Mar. 22 10:09 PM PT11:09 PM MT12:09 AM CT1:09 AM ET5:09 GMT13:09 10:09 PM MST12:09 AM EST9:09 UAE06:091:09 ET11:09 PM CT4:09 - Cousins had 15 points and 13 rebounds for his sixth straight double-double and 43rd of the season in Friday's loss to San Antonio.
Analysis: Though Cousins can sometimes be maddening on the court, he's quietly one of the most consistent producers in fantasy. His 43 double-doubles trail only Kevin Love (54), Andre Drummond (46) and Dwight Howard (44).
Mar. 19 10:01 PM PT11:01 PM MT12:01 AM CT1:01 AM ET5:01 GMT13:01 10:01 PM MST12:01 AM EST9:01 UAE06:011:01 ET11:01 PM CT4:01 - Cousins had 24 points and 14 rebounds in Tuesday's win over Washington, his eighth double-double in nine games.
Analysis: Cousins, averaging 13.3 rebounds over his last nine contests, was 9 of 17 from the field and is shooting a career-best 48.7 percent on the season.
Mar. 16 11:06 PM PT12:06 AM MT1:06 AM CT2:06 AM ET6:06 GMT14:06 11:06 PM MST1:06 AM EST10:06 UAE07:062:06 ET12:06 AM CT5:06 - Cousins had 25 points and 14 rebounds in Saturday's loss to Chicago, notching his seventh double-double in eight games.
Analysis: Cousins is averaging 13.3 rebounds over his last eight games.
Mar. 13 9:53 PM PT10:53 PM MT11:53 PM CT12:53 AM ET4:53 GMT12:53 9:53 PM MST11:53 PM EST8:53 UAE05:530:53 ET10:53 PM CT3:53 - Cousins put together his 40th double-double with 19 points and 12 rebounds in Wednesday's win over Philadelphia.
Analysis: Cousins is averaging 21.3 points and 13.1 rebounds over his last seven contests since serving a one-game suspension.
Mar. 10 9:36 PM PT10:36 PM MT11:36 PM CT12:36 AM ET4:36 GMT12:36 9:36 PM MST11:36 PM EST8:36 UAE05:360:36 ET10:36 PM CT3:36 - Cousins recorded his career-high 38th double-double with 28 points and a season-high 20 rebounds in Sunday's loss to the Nets.
Analysis: Cousins is averaging 23.4 points and 13.2 rebounds while shooting 56.8 percent during his last five games.
Mar. 8 9:57 PM PT10:57 PM MT11:57 PM CT12:57 AM ET5:57 GMT13:57 10:57 PM MST12:57 AM EST9:57 UAE06:570:57 ET11:57 PM CT4:57 - Cousins scored 24 points in Friday's 99-87 loss at Toronto.
Analysis: While Cousins shot 8 of 12 from the floor, the rest of the team was 22 of 60 (36.6 percent).
Mar. 6 9:58 PM PT10:58 PM MT11:58 PM CT12:58 AM ET5:58 GMT13:58 10:58 PM MST12:58 AM EST9:58 UAE06:580:58 ET11:58 PM CT4:58 - Cousins had 21 points and 10 rebounds in Wednesday's win at Milwaukee.
Analysis: Fantasy owners can pretty much count on 20 and 10 from Cousins on a nightly basis. He's averaging career highs of 22.3 points and 11.6 boards.
Mar. 4 9:00 PM PT10:00 PM MT11:00 PM CT12:00 AM ET5:00 GMT13:00 10:00 PM MST12:00 AM EST9:00 UAE06:000:00 ET11:00 PM CT4:00 - Cousins had 23 points and 12 rebounds as the Sacramento Kings beat the New Orleans Pelicans 96-89 on Monday night.
Analysis: Cousins has matched a career high with 36 double-doubles. He's a major fantasy star this season although his propensity for technical fouls can hurt fantasy owners.
Mar. 1 8:45 PM PT9:45 PM MT10:45 PM CT11:45 PM ET4:45 GMT12:45 9:45 PM MST11:45 PM EST8:45 UAE05:4523:45 ET10:45 PM CT3:45 - Cousins had 21 points and 17 rebounds in Saturday's 108-97 loss to Minnesota.
Analysis: While Cousins' behavior continues to get called into question, it's hard to argue with his performance on the court. He remains one of the best big men in the game.
Feb. 27 12:13 PM PT1:13 PM MT2:13 PM CT3:13 PM ET20:13 GMT4:13 1:13 PM MST3:13 PM EST0:13 UAE (+1)21:1315:13 ET2:13 PM CT19:13 - The NBA has suspended Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins for one game and fined him $20,000 for punching an opposing player and verbally abusing an official in a game earlier this week.
Analysis: Cousins has been suspended for punching Houston Rockets guard Patrick Beverley in the stomach with 9:44 remaining in the first quarter of the Kings' 129-103 loss on Tuesday night in Sacramento.
Feb. 18 8:33 PM PT9:33 PM MT10:33 PM CT11:33 PM ET4:33 GMT12:33 9:33 PM MST11:33 PM EST8:33 UAE05:3323:33 ET10:33 PM CT3:33 - Cousins is coping with a strained hip flexor that is expected to sideline him when the Kings host the Warriors on Wednesday night in the first game following the break for both teams.
Analysis: Cousins' status is in doubt after he got injured in New York in Sacramento's final game before the break. First-year Kings coach Michael Malone said Cousins is "very questionable" for Wednesday's game.
Feb. 8 9:37 PM PT10:37 PM MT11:37 PM CT12:37 AM ET5:37 GMT13:37 10:37 PM MST12:37 AM EST9:37 UAE06:370:37 ET11:37 PM CT3:37 - Cousins had another big game with 31 points and 16 rebounds in a 99-89 loss at Boston on Friday.
Analysis: Since returning from an ankle injury, Cousins has averaged 27.0 points and 14.0 rebounds in three games.
Feb. 6 9:59 PM PT10:59 PM MT11:59 PM CT12:59 AM ET5:59 GMT13:59 10:59 PM MST12:59 AM EST9:59 UAE06:590:59 ET11:59 PM CT3:59 - Cousins had 25 points and 10 rebounds Wednesday in a win over Toronto.
Analysis: In two games back from injury, he's averaging 25.0 points and 13.0 rebounds.
Feb. 4 9:07 PM PT10:07 PM MT11:07 PM CT12:07 AM ET5:07 GMT13:07 10:07 PM MST12:07 AM EST9:07 UAE06:070:07 ET11:07 PM CT3:07 - Cousins returned from a sprained ankle and finished with 25 points and 16 rebounds in a 99-70 win over Chicago on Monday.
Analysis: He had missed the previous six games.
Jan. 22 6:23 PM PT7:23 PM MT8:23 PM CT9:23 PM ET2:23 GMT10:23 7:23 PM MST9:23 PM EST6:23 UAE (+1)03:2321:23 ET8:23 PM CT0:23 - Cousins is day-to-day with a sprained left ankle.
Analysis: Cousins was injured on a hard foul by Patrick Beverley that drew a technical in the second quarter of Wednesday's loss at Houston.
Jan. 14 8:19 PM PT9:19 PM MT10:19 PM CT11:19 PM ET4:19 GMT12:19 9:19 PM MST11:19 PM EST8:19 UAE05:1923:19 ET10:19 PM CT2:19 - DeMarcus Cousins finished with 31 points and 13 rebounds in Tuesday's 116-92 loss to the Pacers.
Analysis: Cousins went 12 of 21 from the field, but he was one of the only Kings to make much of an impact on the offensive end. Only one other player (Rudy Gay) finished in double figures scoring.
Jan. 11 9:27 PM PT10:27 PM MT11:27 PM CT12:27 AM ET5:27 GMT13:27 10:27 PM MST12:27 AM EST9:27 UAE06:270:27 ET11:27 PM CT3:27 - Cousins had 24 points and 14 rebounds Friday in a win over Orlando.
Analysis: He's averaging 29.5 points and 13.0 rebounds in his last four games.
Jan. 5 9:42 PM PT10:42 PM MT11:42 PM CT12:42 AM ET5:42 GMT13:42 10:42 PM MST12:42 AM EST9:42 UAE06:420:42 ET11:42 PM CT3:42 - Cousins was tremendous yet again Saturday in a 113-103 loss to Charlotte.
Analysis: Cousins had 26 points, 11 rebounds and even threw in a fantasy bonus with four steals. He has five games with at least that many steals and that's why he's such a fantasy bargain.
Jan. 3 11:30 PM PT12:30 AM MT1:30 AM CT2:30 AM ET7:30 GMT15:30 12:30 AM MST2:30 AM EST11:30 UAE08:302:30 ET1:30 AM CT5:30 - Cousins had 33 points and 14 rebounds in a 113-104 loss to Philadelphia on Thursday night.
Analysis: The Sacramento Kings center has registered six consecutive double-doubles and is averaging 26.0 points in his last five games. He has 14.3 rebounds per contest in his past six.
Jan. 1 9:23 PM PT10:23 PM MT11:23 PM CT12:23 AM ET5:23 GMT13:23 10:23 PM MST12:23 AM EST9:23 UAE06:230:23 ET11:23 PM CT3:23 - Cousins was able to shake off the early foul trouble and took over late in the fourth quarter to lift the Kings to a 110-106 victory over the Rockets on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Cousins had 17 points and 16 boards as he won a marquee matchup with Dwight Howard - again. Cousins admitted that he gets a little too excited to face marquee players like D12. "I was so antsy, I was so pumped to play well," he said. "I guess you could say that got me in foul trouble." Fantasy owners continue to rack up points thanks to the talented big man.
Dec. 29 6:43 PM PT7:43 PM MT8:43 PM CT9:43 PM ET2:43 GMT10:43 7:43 PM MST9:43 PM EST6:43 UAE (+1)03:4321:43 ET8:43 PM CT0:43 - Cousins had 29 points and 14 rebounds in a 112-104 loss to the Spurs on Sunday.
Analysis: Credit Cousins with his fourth straight double-double as he is blossoming into one of the best fantasy power forwards in the business. He leads the NBA in usage percentage so you know you are getting quality from him if you use him.
Dec. 17 6:57 PM PT7:57 PM MT8:57 PM CT9:57 PM ET2:57 GMT10:57 7:57 PM MST9:57 PM EST6:57 UAE (+1)03:5721:57 ET8:57 PM CT0:57 - Cousins once again feasted in the paint in a 95-87 loss at Charlotte on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Cousins had 30 points and 17 rebounds and continues to emerge as a bonafide candidate for all-NBA fantasy league honors. He's got five straight double-doubles and 13 on the season.
Dec. 15 6:59 PM PT7:59 PM MT8:59 PM CT9:59 PM ET2:59 GMT10:59 7:59 PM MST9:59 PM EST6:59 UAE (+1)03:5921:59 ET8:59 PM CT0:59 - Cousins embarrassed the hyped-up Dwight Howard, helping the Kings past the Houston Rockets 106-91 on Sunday night.
Analysis: Cousins collected 21 points and 10 rebounds for his 12th double-double and fourth in a row as he made Howard look puny in comparison. The Houston center had 13 and 10.
Dec. 11 8:26 PM PT9:26 PM MT10:26 PM CT11:26 PM ET4:26 GMT12:26 9:26 PM MST11:26 PM EST8:26 UAE05:2623:26 ET10:26 PM CT2:26 - Cousins had 21 points and 11 rebounds in Wednesday's 122-101 loss to Utah.
Analysis: Cousins is averaging 25.0 points and 10.5 rebounds in the last six games.
Dec. 8 10:55 PM PT11:55 PM MT12:55 AM CT1:55 AM ET6:55 GMT14:55 11:55 PM MST1:55 AM EST10:55 UAE07:551:55 ET12:55 AM CT4:55 - Cousins had 28 points to help the Sacramento Kings snap a six-game skid with a 112-102 overtime victory against the Utah Jazz on Saturday night.
Analysis: Cousins has scored 20 or more points in four consecutive games - while shooting 57.8 percent - and has boosted his career-best average to 22.0.
Dec. 7 10:44 PM PT11:44 PM MT12:44 AM CT1:44 AM ET6:44 GMT14:44 11:44 PM MST1:44 AM EST10:44 UAE07:441:44 ET12:44 AM CT4:44 - Cousins had 20 points and 11 rebounds in his return from an ankle injury, a 106-100 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday.
Analysis: Cousins has scored 20 or more points in a season-high three straight games.
Dec. 4 9:25 PM PT10:25 PM MT11:25 PM CT12:25 AM ET5:25 GMT13:25 10:25 PM MST12:25 AM EST9:25 UAE06:250:25 ET11:25 PM CT3:25 - Cousins, who sprained an ankle against Golden State on Sunday, watched Tuesday's game against Oklahoma City in street clothes
Analysis: Cousins, the Kings' leading scorer (21.7) and rebounder (10.1), should be considered day to day.
Nov. 30 9:33 PM PT10:33 PM MT11:33 PM CT12:33 AM ET5:33 GMT13:33 10:33 PM MST12:33 AM EST9:33 UAE06:330:33 ET11:33 PM CT3:33 - Cousins had 25 points, nine rebounds and six assists in a 104-98 overtime loss to the Clippers on Friday night.
Analysis: His matchups with Blake Griffin have become legendary West Coast affairs and this one didn't disappoint. It's always great to see these big men do battle in the paint.
Nov. 23 3:25 PM PT4:25 PM MT5:25 PM CT6:25 PM ET23:25 GMT7:25 4:25 PM MST6:25 PM EST3:25 UAE (+1)00:2518:25 ET5:25 PM CT21:25 - Cousins nearly had a triple-double in a 103-102 loss to the Clippers on Saturday.
Analysis: Cousins had 23 points and 19 rebounds and seven assists as he showcased his all-around greatness.
Nov. 10 10:43 PM PT11:43 PM MT12:43 AM CT1:43 AM ET6:43 GMT14:43 11:43 PM MST1:43 AM EST10:43 UAE07:431:43 ET12:43 AM CT4:43 - Cousins scored 33 points and grabbed 12 rebounds in the Kings' 96-85 loss to Portland on Saturday.
Analysis: Cousins has topped 30 points in back-to-back games, and is off to an impressive start to 2013-14. He's averaging 23.5 points and 9.7 boards through six games.
Nov. 9 10:15 PM PT11:15 PM MT12:15 AM CT1:15 AM ET6:15 GMT14:15 11:15 PM MST1:15 AM EST10:15 UAE07:151:15 ET12:15 AM CT4:15 - Cousins broke out with 35 points, nine rebounds and four steals in a 104-91 loss at Portland on Friday.
Analysis: Cousins had totaled 19 points in his previous two games.
Oct. 31 9:26 PM PT10:26 PM MT11:26 PM CT12:26 AM ET4:26 GMT12:26 9:26 PM MST11:26 PM EST8:26 UAE05:260:26 ET10:26 PM CT2:26 - Cousins had 30 points and 14 rebounds in Wednesday's win over Denver.
Analysis: Cousins will be watched closely all season as he tries to improve his reputation as a trouble maker.
Sep. 27 9:27 PM PT10:27 PM MT11:27 PM CT12:27 AM ET4:27 GMT12:27 9:27 PM MST11:27 PM EST8:27 UAE06:270:27 ET11:27 PM CT3:27 - The Kings signed Cousins to a four-year maximum contract extension worth a reported $62 million Monday, saying the 23-year-old center is the foundation the franchise will build on to lead a struggling team into a new era.
Analysis: Sacramento hasn't had a winning season since 2006, but the new Kings management is comfortable investing in a player considered one of the NBA's best young big men but who also has drawn multiple suspensions from both the team and the league for his behavior.
July 23 11:34 AM PT12:34 PM MT1:34 PM CT2:34 PM ET18:34 GMT2:34 11:34 AM MST1:34 PM EST22:34 UAE20:3414:34 ET1:34 PM CT17:34 - Cousins is back at USA Basketball camp this summer. He says he's happy and eager to show that he's ready to take on the challenge and the responsibility that come with representing his country.
Analysis: Cousins was part of the U.S. select team of young players that practiced against the Olympic team last summer. But things ended on a sour note after a disagreement with managing director Jerry Colangelo. Cousins said that was blown out of proportion and Colangelo agrees. He invited Cousins back for another look, and the Sacramento Kings forward could be just what Team USA needs.

Regular Season Stats

Per Game
10-11 Sac 81 28.5 14.1 8.6 2.5 1.0 0.8 3.3 .430 .167 .687
11-12 Sac 64 30.5 18.1 11.0 1.6 1.5 1.2 2.7 .448 .143 .702
12-13 Sac 75 30.5 17.1 9.9 2.7 1.4 0.7 3.0 .465 .182 .738
13-14 Sac 71 32.4 22.7 11.7 2.9 1.5 1.3 3.5 .496 .000 .726
Career 291 30.4 17.9 10.2 2.4 1.4 1.0 3.1 .462 .148 .715

Year Team G Min FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA OR TR A Stl Blk TO Pts
10-11 Sac  81 2309 432 1004 3 18 276 402 217 699 204 85 68 268 1143
11-12 Sac  64 1950 448 999 2 14 262 373 265 703 102 93 75 170 1160
12-13 Sac  75 2289 482 1036 4 22 312 423 222 746 199 108 55 225 1280
13-14 Sac  71 2298 591 1191 0 7 432 595 218 831 207 109 91 251 1614
Career 291 8846 1953 4230 9 61 1282 1793 922 2979 712 395 289 914 5197

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