Tag: DeMarcus Cousins

Lakers Sign Markieff Morris, Hoping He’ll Switch Out with Brother Marcus During Games

by Alex Poletti
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Gearing up for the postseason, the Los Angeles Lakers waived former All-Star big man DeMarcus Cousins to make room for Markieff Morris, meaning that Morris will play in the same city as his twin brother Marcus, who came to the Clippers in a trade deadline deal with the Knicks. The Lakers tell The Second String that this move is meant to help the team beat their crosstown rivals in the playoffs, as they hope Markieff and Marcus will switch teams during the games.

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Police Catch DeMarcus Cousins in Low-Speed, Injury-Prone Chase

by Alex Poletti

Police in Mobile, Alabama, announced that they have officially caught and detained Lakers center DeMarcus Cousins pursuant to an arrest warrant for a misdemeanor domestic violence charge for harassing communications. The arrest was preceded by a chase on foot, conducted at a low speed to avoid any further injuries to Cousins.

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World Somehow Still Surprised by DeMarcus Cousins Injury

by Alex Poletti

Despite a lengthy injury history that has limited DeMarcus Cousins to less than 55 games in each of the last four seasons, the basketball world was somehow still surprised by an injury to the Lakers center during preseason workouts.

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