DeMarcus Cousins Fined $50K for Swearing at Lakers and Jazz Fans

by March 09, 2017
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DeMarcus Cousins allowed fans in Los Angeles and Utah to get under his skin, and it cost the big fella $50,000.

Boogie told off hecklers in a win against the Lakers.

The All-Star then responded colorfully to a rowdy Jazz supporter.

From the press release:

New Orleans Pelicans forward/center DeMarcus Cousins has been fined $50,000 for directing inappropriate language towards fans on separate occasions, it was announced today by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations.

 

The incidents occurred during the Pelicans’ 105-97 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday, March 5 at Staples Center and at the conclusion of the Pelicans’ 88-83 loss to the Utah Jazz on Monday, March 6 at Vivint Smart Home Arena.

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