The NBA has fined DeMarcus Cousins $50,000 for cussing at heckling fans.
Cousins was caught on camera twice in the last week shouting obscenities back at fans.
Here’s a release from the NBA:
NEW YORK — New Orleans Pelicans forward/center DeMarcus Cousins has been fined $50,000 for directing inappropriate language towards fans on separate occasions, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.
The incidents occurred during the Pelicans’ 105-97 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday, March 5 at Staples Center and at the conclusion of the Pelicans’ 88-83 loss to the Utah Jazz on Monday, March 6 at Vivint Smart Home Arena.