DeMarcus Cousins Sent Home But Kings Beat Hornets, 96-80

SACRAMENTO,CA – The Kings DeMarcus Cousins will not suit up for tonight's game against the New Orleans Hornets after he was told by Head Coach Paul Westphal to stay home. In a press release issued by the Kings and Westphal this afternoon the statement

The Sacramento Kings drafted Kentucky malcontent DeMarcus Cousins with the 5th pick in the 2010 draft. Everyone knew it was a risk at the time. The Kings' knew Cousins had potential to be a franchise center … or the kind

Playing without DeMarcus Cousins, who demanded a trade prior to the game and was told by coach Paul Westphal to stay home, the Kings ended a three game skid. Cousins was among several players who expressed frustration with the team's poor play after a

The Sacramento Kings say DeMarcus Cousins has demanded a trade and has been told to stay away from the team. Kings Coach Paul Westphal released a statement before Sunday's game against New Orleans, saying when Cousins "continually, aggressively,

[DeMarcus] Cousins replied when asked about the Kings' most obvious weakness. "I really don't want to say anything." When the TV cameras were on Cousins, he said that the team does and needs to do what the coach says to do about 20 times.