DeMarcus Cousins
Center
Drafted: Round 1 (#5 overall), 2010
Experience: 9 Years
College: Kentucky
Contract: 1 yr(s) / $335,366 Signing Bonus - Average Salary$335,366 Free Agent:2021 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Total Salary
2020 Contract details by year 29 $335,366 $233,095
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2010-2011 Player Cash Earnings $3,374,640 - - $3,374,640
2011-2012 Player Cash Earnings $2,919,872 - - $2,919,872
2012-2013 Player Cash Earnings $3,880,800 - - $3,880,800
2013-2014 Player Cash Earnings $4,916,974 - - $4,916,974
2014-2015 Player Cash Earnings $14,746,000 - - $14,746,000
2015-2016 Player Cash Earnings $15,851,950 - - $15,851,950
2016-2017 Player Cash Earnings $5,785,636 - - $5,785,636
2016-2017 Player Cash Earnings $11,172,264 - - $11,172,264
2017-2018 Player Cash Earnings $18,063,850 - - $18,063,850
2018-2019 Player Cash Earnings $5,337,000 - - $5,337,000
2019-2020 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 - - $3,500,000
2020-2021 Player Cash Earnings $2,331,593 - - $2,331,593
2020-2021 Player Cash Earnings $159,698 - - $159,698
2020-2021 Player Cash Earnings $159,698 - - $159,698
2020-2021 Player Cash Earnings $335,366 - - $335,366
14 seasons $92,535,341 - - $92,535,341

Cap Hit

#74
Center
#17
Los Angeles Clippers
#442
NBA

AAV

#80
Center
#513
NBA

Cash

#80
Center
#509
NBA
  • Apr 26 2021

    Signed a Rest-of-Season contract with Los Angeles (LAC)

  • Apr 16 2021

    Signed a 10-day contract with Los Angeles (LAC)

  • Apr 5 2021

    Signed a 10-day contract with Los Angeles (LAC)

  • Feb 23 2021

    Waived by Houston (HOU)

  • Feb 19 2021

    Houston (HOU) fully guaranteed salary for 2020-21 season

  • Feb 6 2021

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during SAS-HOU game

  • Jan 12 2021

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-HOU game

  • Jan 10 2021

    Fined $4,000 for ejection from LAL-HOU game

  • Jan 10 2021

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-HOU game

  • Jan 4 2021

    Fined $2,000 for ejection from DAL-HOU game

  • Dec 1 2020

    Signed a contract with Houston (HOU) - training camp

  • Feb 23 2020

    Waived by Los Angeles (LAL)

  • Sep 18 2019

    Los Angeles (LAL) were granted $1.75 million Disabled Player Exception due to projected season-ending injury

  • Sep 10 2019

    Los Angeles (LAL) has applied for $1.75 million Disabled Player Exception due to projected season-ending injury

  • Jul 6 2019

    Signed a 1 year $3.5 million contract with Los Angeles (LAL)

  • Apr 10 2019

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul (game TBD)

  • Mar 31 2019

    Fined $2,000 for ejection from CHA-GSW game

  • Mar 10 2019

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during PHX-GSW game

  • Mar 5 2019

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during BOS-GSW game

  • Feb 8 2019

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during GSW-PHX game

  • Feb 2 2019

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during LAL-GSW game

  • Jan 24 2019

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during GSW-WAS game

  • Oct 26 2018

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during GSW-NYK game

  • Jul 6 2018

    Signed a 1 year $5.34 million contract with Golden State (GSW)

  • Jan 24 2018

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during NOP-CHA game

  • Jan 8 2018

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during DET-NOP game

  • Dec 11 2017

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during NOP-HOU game

  • Dec 4 2017

    Fined $6,000 for two technical fouls during GSW-NOP game

  • Dec 4 2017

    Fined $4,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) from GSW-NOP game

  • Nov 25 2017

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during NOP-GSW game

  • Nov 22 2017

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAS-NOP game

  • Nov 20 2017

    Fined $2,000 for ejection from OKC-NOP game

  • Nov 20 2017

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during OKC-NOP game

  • Nov 3 2017

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during NOP-DAL game

  • Oct 28 2017

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during CLE-NOP game

  • Oct 21 2017

    Fined $25,000 for using inappropriate language toward fan during NOP-MEM game

  • Feb 20 2017

    Traded to New Orleans (NOP) from Sacramento (SAC) with Omri Casspi for Buddy Hield, Tyreke Evans, Langston Galloway, 2017 1st round pick [top-3 protected] and 2017 2nd round pick

  • Feb 12 2017

    Fined $5,000 for technical foul during NOP-SAC game

  • Feb 7 2017

    Fined $25,000 for making an inappropriate statement and gesture while leaving court after ejection from SAC-GSW game

  • Feb 7 2017

    Suspended 1 game (forfeit $154,163) for 16th technical fouls during CHI-SAC game

  • Feb 6 2017

    Fined $2,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) from PHX-NOP game

  • Feb 6 2017

    Fined $9,000 for two technical fouls during CHI-SAC game

  • Jan 28 2017

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during SAC-CHA game

  • Jan 20 2017

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during SAC-MEM game

  • Jan 15 2017

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during OKC-SAC game

  • Jan 8 2017

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during GSW-SAC game

  • Jan 6 2017

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during LAC-SAC game

  • Dec 31 2016

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during MEM-SAC game

  • Dec 20 2016

    Fined $50,000 for verbal tirad against reporter

  • Dec 20 2016

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during POR-SAC game

  • Dec 12 2016

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during LAL-SAC game

  • Dec 9 2016

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during NYK-SAC game

  • Dec 4 2016

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAC-NYK game

  • Nov 27 2016

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAC-BKN game

  • Nov 25 2016

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during HOU-SAC game

  • Nov 11 2016

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAC-POR game

  • Nov 1 2016

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAC-MIA game

  • Oct 31 2016

    Fined $25,000 for throwing his mouth piece and entering the stands during SAC-MIN game

  • Oct 29 2016

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during MIN-SAC game

  • Apr 5 2016

    Fined $5,000 for technical foul during POR-SAC game

  • Apr 5 2016

    Suspended 1 game (forfeit $144,109) for 17th technical foul during POR-SAC game

  • Mar 31 2016

    Suspended 1 game (forfeit $144,109) for 16th technical foul during WAS-SAC game

  • Mar 30 2016

    Fined $5,000 for technical foul during WAS-SAC game

  • Mar 10 2016

    Suspended 1 game ($114,109) by Sacramento (SAC) for conduct detrimental to the team

  • Mar 9 2016

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during CLE-SAC game

  • Feb 29 2016

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during OKC-SAC game

  • Feb 26 2016

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during LAC-SAC game

  • Feb 24 2016

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during SAS-SAC game

  • Feb 7 2016

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during SAC-BOS game

  • Jan 25 2016

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during CHA-SAC game

  • Jan 23 2016

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during IND-SAC game

  • Jan 21 2016

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during ATL-SAC game

  • Jan 9 2016

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during GSW-SAC game

  • Dec 28 2015

    Fined $5,000 for two technical fouls during SAC-GSW game

  • Dec 28 2015

    Fined $2,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) from SAC-GSW game

  • Dec 20 2015

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAC-TOR game

  • Dec 15 2015

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during HOU-SAC game

  • Nov 15 2015

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during TOR-SAC game

  • Nov 9 2015

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAS-SAC game

  • Apr 5 2015

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during UTH-SACgame

  • Apr 3 2015

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during NOP-SAC game

  • Mar 27 2015

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during SAC-NOP game

  • Mar 16 2015

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during ATL-SAC game

  • Mar 14 2015

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during SAC-WAS game

  • Mar 9 2015

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during SAC-ATL game

  • Feb 21 2015

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during SAC-LAC game

  • Feb 20 2015

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during BOS-SAC game

  • Feb 8 2015

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during PHX-SAC game

  • Jan 30 2015

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during SAC-CLE game

  • Jan 7 2015

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during OKC-SAC game

  • Dec 31 2014

    Fined $4,000 for two technical fouls during SAC-BOS game

  • Dec 31 2014

    Fined $2,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) from SAC-BOS game

  • Nov 15 2014

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAS-SAC game

  • Nov 13 2014

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAC-MEM game

  • Apr 13 2014

    Suspended 1 game (forfeit $44,700) for receiving 16th technical foul during MIN-SAC game

  • Apr 13 2014

    Fined $5,000 for technical foul during MIN-SAC game

  • Feb 27 2014

    Fined $20,000 for verbal abuse of official during HOU-SAC game

  • Feb 27 2014

    Suspended 1 game (forfeits $44,700) for 'punching' Rockets guard Patrick Beverley in the stomach during HOU-SAC game

  • Feb 25 2014

    Fined $8,000 for two technical fouls during HOU-SAC game

  • Feb 25 2014

    Fined $2,000 for ejection (two technical fouls) from HOU-SAC game

  • Feb 22 2014

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during BOS-SAC game

  • Feb 3 2014

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during CHI-SAC game

  • Jan 21 2014

    Fined $4,000 for technical foul during SAC-NOLA game

  • Jan 2 2014

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during PHI-SAC game

  • Dec 27 2013

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during MIA-SAC game

  • Dec 21 2013

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during SAC-ORL game

  • Dec 13 2013

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during SAC-PHX game

  • Dec 11 2013

    Fined $3,000 for technical foul during UTH-SAC game

  • Dec 1 2013

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during GSW-SAC game

  • Nov 24 2013

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAC-LAL game

  • Nov 23 2013

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAC-LAC game

  • Nov 13 2013

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during BKN-SAC game

  • Nov 1 2013

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during LAC-SAC game

  • Sep 30 2013

    Signed a 4 year $65.6 million maximum rookie scale extension with Sacramento (SAC)

  • Dec 10 2012

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAC-DAL game

  • Nov 16 2012

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul durig ATL-SAC game

  • Nov 5 2012

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during GSW-SAC game

  • Oct 31 2012

    Fined $2,000 for technical foul during SAC-CHI game

  • Oct 17 2012

    Sacramento (SAC) exercised $4.9 million option for 2013-2014

  • Apr 6 2012

    Fined $25,000 for publicly criticizing the officials after SAC-LAC game

  • Jun 22 2011

    Sacramento (SAC) exercised $3.88 million option for 2012-2013

  • Jul 7 2010

    Signed a 2 year $7 million contract with Sacramento (SAC)

  • Jun 24 2010

    Drafted 1st Round by Sacramento (SAC): Round 1 (#5 overall)