DeMarcus Amir Cousins (born August 13, 1990) is an American professional basketball player for the Golden State Warriors of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Nicknamed "Boogie", he played college basketballfor the Kentucky Wildcats, where he was an All-American in 2010. He left Kentucky after one season, and was selected with the fifth overall pick in the 2010 NBA draft by the Sacramento Kings. In his first season with the Kings, Cousins was named to the NBA All-Rookie First Team, and from 2015 to 2018, he was named an NBA All-Star. He is also a two-time gold medal winner as a member of the United States national team, winning his first in 2014 at the FIBA Basketball World Cup and his second in 2016 at the Rio Olympics.
No. 0 – Golden State WarriorsPositionCenterLeagueNBAPersonal informationBornAugust 13, 1990 (age 28)
Mobile, AlabamaNationalityAmericanListed height6 ft 11 in (2.11 m)Listed weight270 lb (122 kg)Career informationHigh schoolLeFlore (Mobile, Alabama)CollegeKentucky (2009–2010)NBA draft2010 / Round: 1 / Pick: 5th overallSelected by the Sacramento KingsPlaying career2010–presentCareer history2010–2017Sacramento Kings2017–2018New Orleans Pelicans2018–presentGolden State WarriorsCareer highlights and awards
Rod calls him Boogie