Former All-Star center DeMarcus Cousins has agreed to a one-year deal with the Cheap Houston Rockets Jerseys, he told Marc Spears of ESPN’s The Undefeated.
The Rockets were limited to offering the veteran’s minimum to Cousins, who missed all of last season with a torn ACL in his left knee suffered after he signed with the Cheap Los Angeles Lakers Jerseys.
“Grateful for the opportunity and excited for what’s ahead,” he told Spears.
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Cousins, 30, was a four-time All-Star with the Cheap Sacramento Kings Jerseys and Cheap New Orleans Pelicans Jerseys and has career averages of 21.2 points, 10.9 rebounds and 3.2 assists per game.
However, Cousins’ career has been interrupted by a series of serious injuries over the past three years.
Cousins ruptured an Achilles tendon in February 2018 while playing for the Pelicans in a win over the Rockets. That injury caused his value in free agency to plummet, and Cousins signed with the Cheap Golden State Warriors Jerseys for $5.3 million that summer.
The Rockets hope Cheap DeMarcus Cousins Jersey can return to his 2017-18 form before his Achilles injury. He is one of seven players in NBA history to average 25 points, 12 rebounds and 5 assists in a season.
Cousins missed much of his season with the Warriors while in rehab for his Achilles injury and was sidelined for much of Golden State’s playoff run with a torn quadriceps. He averaged 16.3 points, 8.2 rebounds and 3.6 assists in 30 games with the Warriors.
After committing to full-time small ball in the middle of last season, starting 6-foot-5 Cheap P.J. Tucker Jersey at center, the Rockets have agreed to deals this offseason with a pair of centers who have been prolific scorers.
Houston agreed with former Cheap Detroit Pistons Jerseys center Cheap Christian Wood Jersey on a three-year, $41 million contract in the opening hours of free agency Friday, sources said. Wood, 25, averaged 13.1 points per game last season, including 21.9 points during a 12-game stint as a starter after Detroit traded Cheap Andre Drummond Jersey.
They should help play a role in aiding the Rockets’ rebounding woes. Since Jan. 31, Houston had a 44.6 rebounding percentage, which was last in the NBA over that span and would have ranked last by any team in a full season since 1996-97.