1. Russell Westbrook Posterizes DeMarcus Cousins with Wild Dunk vs. Pelicans

    Ouch, Boogie. Even we felt that one. Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook jammed on New Orleans Pelicans center DeMarcus Cousins during the fourth quarter ...

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  2. Vlade Divac Says He'll Step Down If DeMarcus Cousins Trade Isn't a Success

    Sacramento Kings general manager Vlade Divac made a bold move in trading DeMarcus Cousins , and he is ready to put his career on the line to defend it...

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  3. Can Pelicans' Big Duo of Boogie and 'The Brow' Thrive Together in New Orleans?

    Looking for the best NBA coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination for basketball fans everywhere. B/R's NBA coverage delivers must-see on-court analysis on a daily basis...

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  4. DeMarcus Cousins Says Trade from Kings Was a 'Coward Move'

    In an interview released Friday, New Orleans Pelicans big man DeMarcus Cousins was critical of the Sacramento Kings and the manner in which they handled his trade. When asked by Marc J...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 days ago 25,862 reads 0 comments

  5. NBA Trade Deadline 2017: Ranking Every Team's Starting 5, Post-Deadline

    The NBA 's Feb. 23 trade deadline came and went with the usual mix of bluster and bust. Breathless tweets of Jimmy Butler and Paul George getting measured for new jerseys with the league's coastal elites gave way to the likes of P...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 3 days ago 231,621 reads 0 comments

  6. Grading the Golden State Warriors' Trade Deadline Performance

    The Golden State Warriors decided to stay pat at the trade deadline, a decision which shocked no one. When you're on pace for your second straight 70-win season, you're not feeling the pressure to make a change...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 3 days ago 7,228 reads 0 comments

  7. Grading the Los Angeles Lakers' Trade Deadline Performance

    The Los Angeles Lakers were arguably the most active team at the trade deadline, but some of their biggest moves didn’t involve trades. Primarily, they overhauled their front office...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 3 days ago 20,405 reads 0 comments

  8. DeMarcus Cousins Comments on Pelicans Debut, Omri Casspi Injury

    It took all of one game for the newfound enthusiasm surrounding the New Orleans Pelicans to fade. As if a 129-99 loss at the hands of the Houston Rockets wasn't bad enough, ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 days ago 9,538 reads 0 comments

  9. 2017 NBA Power Rankings: Post-Trade Deadline Standings for All 30 Teams

    This week's NBA power rankings are going to be a little different. Instead of the usual week's worth of games to judge, we've got one night of competition and a whole mess of trades...

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  10. 2017 NBA Trade Deadline Deals That Should Have Happened

    This year's NBA trade season got busy, even if only one true star ( DeMarcus Cousins ) wound up changing locations...

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  11. DeMarcus Cousins Swats James Harden with Emphatic Block

    New Orleans Pelicans center DeMarcus Cousins wasted little time reintroducing himself to Houston Rockets guard James Harden following this past Monday's trade ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 3 days ago 971 reads 0 comments

  12. DeMarcus Cousins and Anthony Davis Star in 'Blades of Glory' Sequel

    After the Sacramento Kings dealt DeMarcus Cousins to the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday , the big man referred to the duo of himself and teammate Anthony Davis as "a little fire and a little ice" in his post-trade press conference...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 3 days ago 2,940 reads 0 comments

  13. DeMarcus Cousins Talks Playing with Anthony Davis, Trade to Pelicans, More

    DeMarcus Cousins , in his first press conference as a member of the New Orleans Pelicans , opened up on playing with another superstar in Anthony Davis, being traded and his former team , the Sacramento Kings , Wednesday...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 days ago 21,334 reads 0 comments

  14. Lakers Trade Rumors: Examining Top Buzz After NBA All-Star Weekend 2017

    As NBA trade deadline rumors continue to circulate, the Los Angeles Lakers front office went through significant changes on Tuesday. According to NBA...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 6 days ago 6,800 reads 0 comments

  15. DeMarcus Cousins Comments on Kings Tenure, Connection with City of Sacramento

    Pelicans center DeMarcus Cousins spoke to the media Tuesday prior to his exodus to New Orleans to further discuss the events that led to his departure from the Sacramento Kings ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 days ago 18,624 reads 0 comments

  16. DeMarcus Cousins Is 6th Player Traded 10+ Games into Season Averaging 25+ Points

    When the Sacramento Kings officially dealt superstar center DeMarcus Cousins on Monday, he became just the sixth player in NBA history averaging 25-plus points to be traded ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 6 days ago 167 reads 0 comments

  17. Sacramento Kings Reddit Becomes 'Lion King' Page After DeMarcus Cousins Trade

    The Sacramento Kings stunned NBA observers by trading star center DeMarcus Cousins to the New Orleans Pelicans shortly after Sunday's All-Star Game...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 6 days ago 18,399 reads 0 comments

  18. Lakers Rumors: Top Trade Gossip from 2017 NBA All-Star Break

    The Sacramento Kings pulled off one of the more baffling deals in recent memory during the All-Star break, sending DeMarcus Cousins (26 years old, 27.8 points, 10.7 rebounds and 1...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 6 days ago 4,626 reads 0 comments

  19. DeMarcus Cousins, Anthony Davis Only Big Men Averaging 25+ Points and 10+ Reb

    Fact: DeMarcus Cousins was officially traded to the Pelicans on Monday. He and Anthony Davis are the only two frontcourt players in the NBA to average 25 or more points and 10 or more rebounds per game this season...

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  20. NBA All-Star Weekend Buzz: Will Boston Celtics Finally Pounce on Jimmy Butler?

    NEW ORLEANS — Five items heard, seen or clarified from an All-Star Weekend of all things NBA … Boston Celtics Are on the Clock A common question ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 6 days ago 129,273 reads 0 comments

  21. Metrics 101: Biggest NBA Trade-Deadline Heists in History

    The New Orleans Pelicans fleeced the Sacramento Kings, trading a pair of mediocre players (Langston Galloway and Tyreke Evans), semi-promising rookie Buddy Hield and a pair of draft picks for DeMarcus Cousins in a move made official Monday ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 6 days ago 151,092 reads 0 comments

  22. Pelicans Reportedly to Work Out Mario Chalmers and More After Buddy Hield Trade

    The New Orleans Pelicans will hold workouts this week in an effort to bolster their backcourt depth. Marc Stein of ESPN reported Tuesday the Pelicans, who acquired center ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 6 days ago 9,082 reads 0 comments

  23. DeMarcus Cousins Gets Emotional Saying Goodbye to Kings Fans, Sacramento

    It is sometimes easy to forget the human side of a sports trade. New Orleans Pelicans big man DeMarcus Cousins reminded fans of that on Monday when speaking to a crowd about Sacramento, California...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 15,332 reads 0 comments

  24. Multiple Reasons DeMarcus Cousins Was Traded to Pelicans Reportedly Revealed

    For the Sacramento Kings , a bad attitude is apparently worth trading away one of the best players in the NBA ...

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  25. Matt Barnes Waived by Kings Following DeMarcus Cousins' Trade to Pelicans

    The Sacramento Kings waived forward Matt Barnes on Monday to make room for players acquired from the New Orleans Pelicans in exchange for DeMarcus Cousins . Barnes, 36, signed a two-year, $12 million contract with Sacramento in July...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 days ago 25,902 reads 0 comments