Dec 5, 2012; Sacramento, CA, USA; Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins (15) motions after scoring a basket against the Toronto Raptors during the first quarter at Sleep Train Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports

NBA Suspends DeMarcus Cousins For Hit On Dallas Mavericks' OJ Mayo


The Sacramento Kings will be without DeMarcus Cousins this evening as the big man was suspended by the NBA today for one game. The suspension stems from the below video in which Cousins struck O.J. Mayo of the Dallas Mavericks below the belt:

It’s the second suspension for Cousins this month and it will be his third missed game due to those suspensions. Chuck Hayes will reportedly start in Cousins’ spot.

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