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Is DeMarcus Cousins worth $200 million?!

Published by Axel on 19th January - 19:31 (CET)
Last week, we heard lot of rumors suggesting that the Sacramento Kings will offer DeMarcus Cousins an estimated $207 million this summer to keep him in purple for the long haul.

I just don't get it. Why would you spend your whole piggy bank for another 5 years of misery? Like the first 7 wasn't enough. Cousins may be the most skilled center in the league, but he will never ever be a winner. He just doesn't have that mentality, which he proved ones again during the last play of the game against the Pacers yesterday.

Take a look at the play down below. Down by 3 points with about 26 seconds left on the clock.

When you're DeMarcus Cousins it's more important to argue about a call than get back on D

Perhaps he wouldn't have been able to make it back anyways, but we'll never know. It's the lack of trying that gets me. He's too old for this emotional shit, a winner does everything he can in a situation like that and this was far from the first time this happens. It's actually hurting the Kings to some extent when it's on a regular basis.

Cousins has played six full seasons in Sacramento. The Kings have failed to win more than 35 games in each one of them. With a 16-25 record, they're on pace to do the same thing this year as well. With such an awful front office you can't blame Cousins for all of it, but you would think that it's about time for a separation, not for a "another try".

Among the Kings-fans themselves the opinions seems to be split into two camps but it was fairly entertaining the other day when Cousins got asked he wants to remain in Sacramento and he flipped the question to the reporters. Clearly, not everyone wants him to stay.

DeMarcus Cousins asks reporters if they want him to stay in Sacramento


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