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24-33, 3rd in Pacific
ESPN Stats & Info

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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2hMarc Stein

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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Stephen A. calls Cousins trade 'a heist' (1:44)
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4hNBA Insiders

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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Jones on Kings' dismissal of Cousins rumors

ESPN's Bomani Jones weighs in on the Kings' dismissal of DeMarcus Cousins trade rumors, what Sacramento received for Cousins, his future, All-Star Weekend and the Darrelle Revis incident.

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Should Kings fans rejoice? (2:02)
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Can Cousins control emotional outbursts in New Orleans? (1:41)
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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)

Marc J. Spears The Undefeated 

Pelicans new center DeMarcus Cousins on private Kings plane back to Sacramento with his assistant and family, source said. Only Kings employee is PR guru Chris Clark.‬ Cousins is expected to return back to New Orleans on Tuesday.

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14hBrian Windhorst

FAQ on DeMarcus Cousins trade

The Kings have an agreement with the Pelicans to deal DeMarcus Cousins, Sacramento's supremely talented but temperamental center. Here are answers to some key questions surrounding the deal.

Chris Haynes ESPN Staff Writer 

New Orleans now seeking trade partner for forward Terrence Jones, league sources tell ESPN. Mutual decision on behalf of team, Jones' camp.

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How good can the Pelicans be with Cousins? (1:09)
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Cousins worth the risk for Pelicans (1:12)
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Pelicans gambling by acquiring Cousins (2:04)
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15hMarc Stein

Sources: Kings agree to deal Cousins to Pelicans

The Kings have agreed to trade DeMarcus Cousins to the Pelicans in exchange for a package highlighted by Buddy Hield, a 2017 first-round pick and a 2017 second-rounder, sources told ESPN.

Team Stats

Points Per Game103.022nd
Rebounds Per Game41.029th
Assists Per Game22.612th
Points Allowed105.717th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2016-172433.421
2015-163349.402
2014-152953.354
2013-142854.341
2012-132854.341

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