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

by March 09, 2017

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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