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Video: “Santa Cuz” Treats Kids to Holiday Shopping Spree

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Sacramento Kings big man DeMarcus Cousins traded his headband for a Santa hat Sunday to host more than 100 children to a holiday shopping spree. “Santa Cuz” provided $215 gift cards to children in need from various community organizations and area charities. Cousins has been sidelined with viral meningitis and while his energy at the event waned, his spirits were ...

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A Message from Santa Cuz

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Former Wildcat DeMarcus Cousins has been sidelined with viral meningitis forcing him to cancel a holiday charity event this week. The Kings big man with an even bigger heart wrote a letter to apologize for missing the special shopping trip benefiting over 100 kids: Cousins has participated in similar events in the past. He teamed up with Wells Fargo last ...

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DeMarcus Cousins Hospitalized


Former Kentucky star DeMarcus Cousins was admitted to the hospital Tuesday as he continues to battle a viral infection. Cousins has missed several games for the Sacramento Kings and is likely out of action until next week. He was released from the hospital yesterday:   Back home from hospital finally! Thank you for all the messages and prayers

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Highlights: DeMarcus Cousins, Anthony Davis are Unstoppable

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DeMarcus Cousins and Anthony Davis continued their all-star campaigns with both putting up huge numbers and turning in dominating performances on Saturday. Cousins finished with his tenth double-double of the season scoring 31 pts, 18 rebs, 2 asts, 2 blks and 1 stl. He was 11-15 and 9-10 at the line. Watch the highlights: Watch: @boogiecousins (31 pts, 18 rebs) ...

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Boogie Gets in the Holiday Spirit

Photo: @SacramentoKings

DeMarcus Cousins picked up his 9th double-double last night is a 103-88 win over the Bulls, finishing with 22 points, 14 rebounds & 4 assists. The game brought us this photo sure to put a smile on the face of every Kentucky fan: “@Aykis16: This picture of Boogie and Noah from last night could be the movie poster for the ...

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DeMarcus Cousins Thinks Kentucky Can Beat the Sixers, Too

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Eric Bledsoe isn’t the only former Cat who thinks this season’s team can beat the Philadelphia 76ers. Today on Doug Gottlieb’s radio show, DeMarcus Cousins said he agrees with Bledsoe. Take a listen:   For the record, a Las Vegas sportsbook says the 76ers would be heavily favored: On separate matter, Westgate Las Vegas Superbook tells ESPN that it would ...

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Davis, Cousins Rank High in USA Today Weekly MVP Poll

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USA Today’s panel of eight NBA experts votes every week on the NBA’s MVP and Rookie of the Year frontrunners. Anthony Davis tops out the second week’s poll, with Sacramento King DeMarcus Cousins sliding in at fourth. Davis is averaging 24.8 points, 13 rebounds and 4.2 blocks per game so far for the Pelicans this season. Cousins is averaging a ...

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Highlights: Former Cats Turn in Dominating Performances

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All 3 #LineOfTheNight winners are from Kentucky. Them Lexington boys can play. — Chris Palmer (@ChrisPalmerNBA) November 6, 2014 John Wall led the Wizards in a 96-94 OT win over the Pacers. Wall logged a double-double with 31 points, 10 assists, and 6 rebounds on 11-21 shooting. The Wizards move to 4-1. Your game MVP, the franchise player, arguably the ...

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Nineteen Former Wildcats on NBA Opening Day Rosters


UK players comprise 4.2 percent of the league LEXINGTON, Ky. – Nineteen former Kentucky Wildcats were on opening day NBA rosters, which were released league-wide Tuesday. Kentucky’s total former players in the league trump any other school in the country. UK’s longest tenured member in the NBA is Nazr Mohammed who enters his 17th season in 2014-15, and the third ...

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Cousins, Davis win FIBA World Cup Gold

*Photo: @BenGolliver

Team USA  won the gold medal game over Serbia 129-92 to take home the FIBA World Cup Championship. DeMarcus Cousins finished with 11 points, 9 rebounds and 2 blocks. Anthony Davis had 7 points, 1 rebound and 1 block. @boogiecousins con su medalla de oro. Enhorabuena campeón! @TeamCousins @SacramentoKings pic.twitter.com/4MS7zmJ23H — Sacramento Kings (@Kings_snba) September 14, 2014 #Spain2014 Gold Medalist @AntDavis23! ...

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Highlights: Team USA Routs Lithuania, Advances to Gold Medal Game


Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins both fouled out in one of the more physical games we’ve seen in World Cup action so far. Davis finished with 8 points, 6 rebounds and two blocks. Cousins scored 7 points and 6 rebounds in the 96-68 rout of Lithuania. Team USA moves on to the gold medal game and will face the winner ...

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Highlights and Boxscore: Team USA 119 SLOVENIA 76


Former Kentucky stars Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins along with former Morehead State standout Kenneth Faried help lead Team USA to a convincing 119-76 victory over Slovenia. Faried finished the game with 14 points and 10 rebounds. Anthony Davis had 13 points, 11 rebounds and 3 blocks while Cousins finished with 9 points, 5 rebounds, and 3 steals. Highlights courtesy ...

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Coach K gives Boogie an A after Team USA beat Mexico


Former Kentucky star DeMarcus Cousins receives an A from Team USA head coach Mike Krzyzewski after his performance against Mexico Saturday. TheScore.com is reporting this. “He’d get an A-plus form me today, let’s put it that way.” Cousins didn’t miss a single shot on Saturday, connecting on all five of his field-goal attempts en route to 11 points scored. He ...

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DeMarcus Cousins is My Hero


DeMarcus Cousins has had some memorable interactions over the years including this latest one with a reporter clearly trying to bait him into saying something less than scholarly. Boogie handles international relations as only Boogie can: Classic U.S. moment: European journalist to DeMarcus Cousins: “Do you know where Slovenia is?” Cousins: “No, do you know where Alabama is?” — Brian ...

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DeMarcus Cousins just had a haircut…


DeMarcus Cousins is in Spain for the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup and he announced on Twitter that he just had a haircut. Now why won’t he post a photo? Barber just F'd my head up! Got me looking like — DeMarcus Cousins (@boogiecousins) September 5, 2014 — DeMarcus Cousins (@boogiecousins) September 5, 2014 Can't even do it RT @DeeSoYRN: ...

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Video: Davis, Cousins Shine vs. Ukraine

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Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins helped lead Team USA to a 95-71 win over Ukraine to finish 5-0 in group play. Davis scored 12 points, 6 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal and 1 block in 21 min. Cousins added 11 points, 3 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal and 1 block in 15 min. Round of 16 begins Saturday. USA will ...

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DeMarcus Cousins, Kenneth Faried Lead Team USA in Win

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Kenneth Faried and DeMarcus Cousins led Team USA to a 106-71 win over Dominican Republic in today’s FIBA World Cup matchup. Faried finished with 16 points and 6 rebounds. Cousins added 13 points, 5 rebounds, 2 assists and 6 STEALS in 12 minutes. Anthony Davis continued to shine with 10 points, 7 rebounds and 5 blocks. Eloy Vargas recorded 4 points, ...

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