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2017 Schedule
23-34, 4th in Southwest
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Cousins in midst of career year

In dealing away their franchise center, the Kings gave up a player who's currently posting career-best averages for points, assists, 3-point percentage and player efficiency rating. (ESPN Stats & Info)

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Trading Cousins is a 'culture change' (3:36)
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Cousins comes with a catch

DeMarcus Cousins has a league-high 17 technical fouls this season. He was already suspended one game after receiving his 16th technical, and would be suspended for another game if he picks up an 18th technical foul -- and one game each for every additional two technical fouls beyond that. (ESPN Stats & Info)

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Sources: Kings expected to waive F Barnes

The Kings plan to release Matt Barnes in order to create roster space for the three players they acquired in the blockbuster trade that sent DeMarcus Cousins to New Orleans.

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Boogie and Brow could make history

If they maintain their current production, Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins would be just the sixth tandem to average 20 points and 10 rebounds over the last 50 seasons. But in only one of the previous five instances, the 1968-69 Lakers, did the team make the NBA Finals. (Elias Sports Bureau)

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Pels get unparalleled production on glass

DeMarcus Cousins and Anthony Davis have combined for 17 games with 30 points and 15 rebounds this season, more than the rest of the NBA. Since Davis entered the league in 2012-13, he and Cousins have far and away led the NBA in that same category. (ESPN Stats & Info)

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Pelicans adding historic production

DeMarcus Cousins is averaging 27.8 points per game this season. Per the Elias Sports Bureau, that's the third-most of any player to be traded more than five games into a season.

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Stephen A. calls Cousins trade 'a heist' (1:44)
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5-on-5: Pelicans a new West power? What now for Kings?

How did the Kings and Pelicans do in the blockbuster DeMarcus Cousins trade? How will Boogie fit with Anthony Davis? What does the future look like for both teams? Our NBA Insiders debate.

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Should Cousins trade concern Warriors? (1:37)
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Smith on DeMarcus Cousins' fit with Pelicans

ESPN's Stephen A. Smith discusses DeMarcus Cousins' fit with the Pelicans, what the Kings got for Cousins, New Orleans' outlook, All-Star festivities and Carmelo Anthony's desire to stay with the Knicks.

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Stein: Pelicans are winners in Cousins trade

ESPN NBA Insider Marc Stein covers the Pelicans' acquisition of DeMarcus Cousins, New Orleans' prior interest in Paul George, Cousins' future, where Jahlil Okafor could land and other potential trades.

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Pierre the Pelican meets Blue Ivy Carter (0:27)
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Can Cousins control emotional outbursts in New Orleans? (1:41)
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Davis wins MVP (0:56)
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Cousins and Davis show off the Pelicans' new frontcourt (0:20)
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Davis and Cousins form a rare combination (0:49)

Team Stats

Points Per Game103.421st
Rebounds Per Game43.913th
Assists Per Game22.5Tied-13th
Points Allowed106.522nd

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2016-172334.404
2015-163052.366
2014-154537.549
2013-143448.415
2012-132755.329

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