While the Kings are off to another rocky start to the season, at least one thing is working well for them: the relationship between Rajon Rondo and DeMarcus Cousins.

Before Thursday’s game against New York, Rondo was asked about why the two have gotten along so well.

In the words of Kobe, [DeMarcus and I] are both assholes,” he said. “I think that’s what makes us great.”