Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins (15) argues a call with a referee during the third quarter against the Utah Jazz at Sleep Train Arena. (PHOTO: US PRESSWIRE)
SACRAMENTO, CA - Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins was suspended for unprofessional behavior.
Basketball Operations President Geoff Petrie announced Cousins' suspension Saturday, the day after Cousins was benched during a game against the Los Angeles Clippers.
Petrie said Cousins was suspended indefinitely because his behavior is detrimental to the team.
This is Cousins' third NBA season; he averaged a team high of 16.6 points, 9.5 rebounds, 2.1 assists and 1.35 steals per game.