The center stunned the National Basketball Association in the summer when he chose the star-studded Warriors as the team he would rehab with, signing a one-year, $5.3 million deal. User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images Agreement. As they are finding out, maintaining a dynasty is not an easy challenge. He's always wanted to be on a title contender, and this is finally his chance to do so.
Golden State Warriors star DeMarcus Cousins is closing on a return to action after sitting out the entire season thus far with an Achilles injury he suffered nearly at the start of 2018 when he was still part of the New Orleans Pelicans. Initially, Kerr was aiming to incorporate Cousins within the next 20 games, but it appears those plans have changed. On the defensive end of the floor, Cousins is a BIG player compared to past Warriors' centers, holding his own on the low block, but tends to fall apart on switches.More news: Vermont publisher sues Netflix over 'Black Mirror: Bandersnatch'
While there has been no official word from the Warriors on the accuracy of the date, mid-January falls in line with Cousins projected recovery timetable.
Cousins' first game with the Warriors will come on the road against the Los Angeles Clippers. The Warriors already have a lineup with four all-stars, including Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, Draymond Green, and Kevin Durant.More news: Suspicious packages sent to Indian consulate, other missions in Australia
Of course, we will have to wait to see how everything plays out next Friday and beyond.
Cousins will be returning return from Achilles' surgery almost a year ago when he was still a member of the New Orleans Pelicans.More news: GoFundMe will refund donations for Trump's border wall
While discussing the big man, Golden State coach Steve Kerr said Cousins has made "big strides" in his rehab and conditioning over the past week. The Warriors rely on a fast-paced offense and with Cousins' decreased tempo of play, the Warriors may suffer a setback in their offensive schemes.