DeMarcus Cousins
DEMARCUS
COUSINS
Denver Nuggets#15 Center
HT/WT6' 10", 270 lbs
DOB
COLLEGE  Kentucky
DRAFT2010: Rd 1, Pk 5 (SAC)
STATUSActive
2021-2022 SEASON STATS
PTS
9.0
19.6
RBS
5.6
10.2
AST
1.5
3.0
PER
18.2
22.0
CAREER
current Contract

YearAgeBase SalaryCap Hit

2021-22

Denver Nuggets

31

$683,196
$683.1K
$431,684
$431.6K
$0
dead Contract

YearBase SalaryCap HitDead Cap

2021-22

Milwaukee Bucks

$607,285
$607.2K
$607,285
$607.2K
$607,285
$607.2K
dead Contract

YearBase SalaryCap HitDead Cap

2020-21

Houston Rockets

$2,331,593
$2.3M
$1,620,564
$1.6M
$1,620,564
$1.6M
dead Contract

YearBase SalaryCap HitDead Cap

2019-20

Los Angeles Lakers

$3,500,000
$3.5M
$3,500,000
$3.5M
$3,500,000
$3.5M
Contract

$683.1K, 1 yrs

Signed Using
Minimum
Average
$683.1K
Free Agency
2022/UFA
Transactions

  • Fined $15,000 for kicking towels into the spectator stands during GSW-DEN game (playoff)

    April 26, 2022

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during GSW-DEN game (playoff)

    April 24, 2022

  • Fined $2,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) during DEN-GSW game (playoff)

    April 16, 2022

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during DEN-GSW game (playoff)

    April 16, 2022

  • Fined $4,000 for technical foul during MIN-DEN game

    April 01, 2022

  • Fined $4,000 for technical foul during LAC-DEN game

    March 22, 2022

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during DEN-PHI game

    March 14, 2022

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during GSW-DEN game

    March 10, 2022

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during NOP-DEN game

    March 06, 2022

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during SAC-DEN game

    February 26, 2022

  • Signed a Rest-of-Season contract with Denver (DEN)

    February 25, 2022

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during BKN-DEN game

    February 06, 2022

  • Denver (DEN) terminated 10-day contract

    January 28, 2022

  • Fined $2,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) from DEN-BKN game

    January 26, 2022

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during DEN-BKN game

    January 26, 2022

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during DEN-BKN game

    January 26, 2022

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during DET-DEN game

    January 23, 2022

  • Signed a 10-day contract with Denver (DEN)

    January 21, 2022

  • Waived by Milwaukee (MIL)

    January 06, 2022

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during MIL-ORL game

    December 30, 2021

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during MIL-NOP game

    December 17, 2021

  • Signed a Rest-of-Season contract with Milwaukee (MIL)

    November 30, 2021

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during PHX-LAC game (playoff)

    June 30, 2021

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-PHX post game (playoff)

    June 22, 2021

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-TOR game

    May 11, 2021

  • Signed a Rest-of-Season contract with Los Angeles (LAC)

    April 26, 2021

  • Signed a 10-day contract with Los Angeles (LAC)

    April 16, 2021

  • Waived by Houston (HOU)

    February 23, 2021

  • Houston (HOU) fully guaranteed salary for 2020-21 season

    February 19, 2021

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAS-HOU game

    February 06, 2021

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-HOU game

    January 12, 2021

  • Fined $4,000 for ejection from LAL-HOU game

    January 10, 2021

  • Fined $2,000 for ejection from DAL-HOU game

    January 04, 2021

  • Signed a contract with Houston (HOU) - training camp

    December 01, 2020

  • Waived by Los Angeles (LAL)

    February 23, 2020

  • Los Angeles (LAL) were granted $1.75 million Disabled Player Exception due to projected season-ending injury

    September 18, 2019

  • Los Angeles (LAL) has applied for $1.75 million Disabled Player Exception due to projected season-ending injury

    September 10, 2019

  • Signed a 1 year $3.5 million contract with Los Angeles (LAL)

    July 06, 2019

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul (game TBD)

    April 10, 2019

  • Fined $2,000 for ejection from CHA-GSW game

    March 31, 2019

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during PHX-GSW game

    March 10, 2019

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during BOS-GSW game

    March 05, 2019

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during GSW-PHX game

    February 08, 2019

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-GSW game

    February 02, 2019

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during GSW-WAS game

    January 24, 2019

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during GSW-NYK game

    October 26, 2018

  • Signed a 1 year $5.34 million contract with Golden State (GSW)

    July 06, 2018

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during NOP-CHA game

    January 24, 2018

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during DET-NOP game

    January 08, 2018

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during NOP-HOU game

    December 11, 2017

  • Fined $4,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) from GSW-NOP game

    December 04, 2017

  • Fined $6,000 for two technical fouls during GSW-NOP game

    December 04, 2017

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during NOP-GSW game

    November 25, 2017

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAS-NOP game

    November 22, 2017

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during OKC-NOP game

    November 20, 2017

  • Fined $2,000 for ejection from OKC-NOP game

    November 20, 2017

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during NOP-DAL game

    November 03, 2017

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-NOP game

    October 28, 2017

  • Fined $25,000 for using inappropriate language toward fan during NOP-MEM game

    October 21, 2017

  • Traded to New Orleans (NOP) from Sacramento (SAC) with Omri Casspi for Buddy Hield, Tyreke Evans, Langston Galloway, 2017 1st round pick [top-3 protected] and 2017 2nd round pick

    February 20, 2017

  • Fined $5,000 for technical foul during NOP-SAC game

    February 12, 2017

  • Suspended 1 game (forfeit $154,163) for 16th technical fouls during CHI-SAC game

    February 07, 2017

  • Fined $25,000 for making an inappropriate statement and gesture while leaving court after ejection from SAC-GSW game

    February 07, 2017

  • Fined $9,000 for two technical fouls during CHI-SAC game

    February 06, 2017

  • Fined $2,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) from PHX-NOP game

    February 06, 2017

  • Fined $4,000 for technical foul during SAC-CHA game

    January 28, 2017

  • Fined $4,000 for technical foul during SAC-MEM game

    January 20, 2017

  • Fined $4,000 for technical foul during OKC-SAC game

    January 15, 2017

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during GSW-SAC game

    January 08, 2017

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during LAC-SAC game

    January 06, 2017

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during MEM-SAC game

    December 31, 2016

  • Fined $50,000 for verbal tirad against reporter

    December 20, 2016

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during POR-SAC game

    December 20, 2016

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during LAL-SAC game

    December 12, 2016

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during NYK-SAC game

    December 09, 2016

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAC-NYK game

    December 04, 2016

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAC-BKN game

    November 27, 2016

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during HOU-SAC game

    November 25, 2016

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAC-POR game

    November 11, 2016

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAC-MIA game

    November 01, 2016

  • Fined $25,000 for throwing his mouth piece and entering the stands during SAC-MIN game

    October 31, 2016

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during MIN-SAC game

    October 29, 2016

  • Fined $5,000 for technical foul during POR-SAC game

    April 05, 2016

  • Suspended 1 game (forfeit $144,109) for 17th technical foul during POR-SAC game

    April 05, 2016

  • Suspended 1 game (forfeit $144,109) for 16th technical foul during WAS-SAC game

    March 31, 2016

  • Fined $5,000 for technical foul during WAS-SAC game

    March 30, 2016

  • Suspended 1 game ($114,109) by Sacramento (SAC) for conduct detrimental to the team

    March 10, 2016

  • Fined $4,000 for technical foul during CLE-SAC game

    March 09, 2016

  • Fined $4,000 for technical foul during LAC-SAC game

    February 26, 2016

  • Fined $4,000 for technical foul during SAS-SAC game

    February 24, 2016

  • Fined $4,000 for technical foul during SAC-BOS game

    February 07, 2016

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during CHA-SAC game

    January 25, 2016

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during IND-SAC game

    January 23, 2016

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during ATL-SAC game

    January 21, 2016

  • Fined $5,000 for two technical fouls during SAC-GSW game

    December 28, 2015

  • Fined $2,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) from SAC-GSW game

    December 28, 2015

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAC-TOR game

    December 20, 2015

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during TOR-SAC game

    November 15, 2015

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAS-SAC game

    November 09, 2015

  • Fined $4,000 for technical foul during UTH-SACgame

    April 05, 2015

  • Fined $4,000 for technical foul during NOP-SAC game

    April 03, 2015

  • Fined $4,000 for technical foul during SAC-NOP game

    March 27, 2015

  • Fined $4,000 for technical foul during ATL-SAC game

    March 16, 2015

  • Fined $4,000 for technical foul during SAC-WAS game

    March 14, 2015

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during SAC-ATL game

    March 09, 2015

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during SAC-LAC game

    February 21, 2015

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during BOS-SAC game

    February 20, 2015

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during PHX-SAC game

    February 08, 2015

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during SAC-CLE game

    January 30, 2015

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during OKC-SAC game

    January 07, 2015

  • Fined $2,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) from SAC-BOS game

    December 31, 2014

  • Fined $4,000 for two technical fouls during SAC-BOS game

    December 31, 2014

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAC-MEM game

    November 13, 2014

  • Fined $5,000 for technical foul during MIN-SAC game

    April 13, 2014

  • Suspended 1 game (forfeit $44,700) for receiving 16th technical foul during MIN-SAC game

    April 13, 2014

  • Suspended 1 game (forfeits $44,700) for 'punching' Rockets guard Patrick Beverley in the stomach during HOU-SAC game

    February 27, 2014

  • Fined $20,000 for verbal abuse of official during HOU-SAC game

    February 27, 2014

  • Fined $2,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) from HOU-SAC game

    February 25, 2014

  • Fined $8,000 for two technical fouls during HOU-SAC game

    February 25, 2014

  • Fined $4,000 for technical foul during BOS-SAC game

    February 22, 2014

  • Fined $4,000 for technical foul during CHI-SAC game

    February 03, 2014

  • Fined $4,000 for technical foul during SAC-NOLA game

    January 21, 2014

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during PHI-SAC game

    January 02, 2014

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during MIA-SAC game

    December 27, 2013

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during SAC-ORL game

    December 21, 2013

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during SAC-PHX game

    December 13, 2013

  • Fined $3,000 for technical foul during UTH-SAC game

    December 11, 2013

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during GSW-SAC game

    December 01, 2013

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAC-LAL game

    November 24, 2013

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAC-LAC game

    November 23, 2013

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during BKN-SAC game

    November 13, 2013

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-SAC game

    November 01, 2013

  • Signed a 4 year $65.6 million maximum rookie scale extension with Sacramento (SAC)

    September 30, 2013

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAC-DAL game

    December 10, 2012

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul durig ATL-SAC game

    November 16, 2012

  • Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAC-CHI game

    October 31, 2012

  • Sacramento (SAC) exercised $4.9 million option for 2013-2014

    October 17, 2012

  • Fined $25,000 for publicly criticizing the officials after SAC-LAC game

    April 06, 2012

  • Sacramento (SAC) exercised $3.88 million option for 2012-2013

    June 22, 2011

  • Signed a 2 year $7 million contract with Sacramento (SAC)

    July 07, 2010

  • Drafted 1st Round by Sacramento (SAC): Round 1 (#5overall)

    June 24, 2010

  • Drafted 1st Round by Sacramento (SAC): Round 1 (#5 overall)

    June 24, 2010