The Milwaukee Bucks added journeyman middle DeMarcus Cousins to their roster Sunday. Final season, Cousins frolicked with the Houston Rockets and the Los Angeles Clippers, together with their historic postseason run to the Western Convention Finals.
With Milwaukee missing measurement due to Brook Lopez’s continued absence as a result of decrease again points, the staff took a flier on Cousins, 31, with a non-guaranteed that might change into assured if he can final till January 7.
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The Clippers hope signing Cousins will assist stabilize the bench whereas offering extra expertise within the locker room. On the ground, his 3 level means and submit strikes can present extra frontcourt assist for Giannis Antetokounmpo. In restricted minutes with the Clippers, Cousins averaged 7.8 factors per recreation on 53.7 % capturing from the sphere, together with 42.1 % from behind the arc.
DeMarcus Cousins has profession averages of 20.4 factors and 10.6 rebounds over ten years. He was as soon as thought-about one of many high facilities within the NBA earlier than he tore his Achilles tendon and ACL that appear to have robbed him of his bodily items. Earlier than his accidents, Cousins was a four-time All-Star and a two-time All-NBA second-team choice.
After spending the majority of his profession with the Sacramento Kings earlier than his commerce to New Orleans in 2017, Boogie has bounced across the NBA, signing free-agent offers with the Golden State Warriors, the Los Angeles Lakers, Houston, the Clippers, and now the Bucks.