Tip-Off for 12/31/12 (featuring Kool and the Gang): DeMarcus Cousins puts troubles aside to grab an Oscar; Clippers win streak hits 17

(NBA.com)

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DeMarcus Cousins slams home two of his twelve points on the way to a triple-double.

Life in the NBA has not been the greatest of adjustments for Sacramento Kings big man DeMarcus Cousins. While his talent has no ceiling, his maturity has kept him from reaching higher heights. Last night Cousins posted his first career triple-double as the Kings stunned the Boston Celtics 118-96.

The LA Clippers pushed the season-high winning streak to 17 games with a 107-96 victory over the Utah Jazz.

 

Pistons 96 – Bucks 94 (no video) – Tayshaun Prince led the Pistons with 20 points. Detroit outrebounded Milwaukee 48-33. Monta Ellis led the Bucks with 30 points and 9 assists.

Spurs 111 – Mavericks 86 – The Mavericks shot six percent from three-point range. Nick Collison led the Mavs with 18 points and 8 dimes. Tony Parker paced the Spurs with 21 points and 9 assists.

Kings 118 – Celtics 96 - Isaiah Thomas led all scorers with 27 points. DeMarcus Cousins finished with 12 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists. Kevin Garnett grabbed 12 rebounds for the Celtics.

Clippers 107 – Jazz 96 - Caron Butler led the Clippers with 29 points and Chris Paul finished with 9 assists. Utah’s Al Jefferson led all scorers with 30 points.

The Lineup:

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are expecting (Action News 5).

Django used the N-word how many times (In Flex We Trust).

Here’s where to go for an STD (In Flex We Trust).

Mike Dunlevy throws his hat into Nets coaching ring (Ball Don’t Lie).

Primer on wild card games (Fox Sports).

Durant and Westbrook reunite with James Harden (In Flex We Trust).

Trey Songz kissing a man (Funk Flex).

Barkley and Shaq diss Deron Williams (SB Nation).

Check out the Jay Graves Report (Jay Graves).

The Bills are reportedly cleaning house (In Flex We Trust).

 

Celebrate! Drive safely! Don’t drink and drive and HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!

One Response to “Tip-Off for 12/31/12 (featuring Kool and the Gang): DeMarcus Cousins puts troubles aside to grab an Oscar; Clippers win streak hits 17”

  1. D. N. says:

    I am so glad you do this! First thing I want to read early every day.

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