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              Kings players DeMarcus Cousins and Tyreke Evans in the first half of the Goon Squad Classic at The Pavilion at UC Davis, Davis, Calif, Nov.  21, 2011. (AP Photo/The Sacramento Bee, Jose Luis Villegas,)
              Kings players DeMarcus Cousins and Tyreke Evans in the first half of the Goon Squad Classic at The Pavilion at UC Davis, Davis, Calif, Nov. 21, 2011. (AP Photo/The Sacramento Bee, Jose Luis Villegas,)   

Sacramento Kings send DeMarcus Cousins home, say he demanded trade

During the 149-day lockout, when DeMarcus Cousins would score for his Washington D.C.-area pro-am team, the announcer would playfully call him “Bad Attitude.”

On Sunday, before a home game vs. the New Orleans Hornets, the Sacramento Kings released a statement saying that he wouldn’t play because of one and that the 6-11 center demanded a trade.

Cousins, 21, was not with the team for the Hornets game.

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