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Cousins felt like he deserved better than to find out this way, as he told ESPN’s The Undefeated after his debut with the Pelicans. He was asked, “What would have been the correct way Cheap China Jerseys for the Kings to tell you about the trade?”
His response: “Like a man. Like a professional. The more those guys talk, the more things come out. It’s just crazy. This ain’t something that happened in a few days. It has been discussed with more than one team. I just don’t understand.”
He admitted he was “hurt” by the decision, and doesn’t plan on speaking with co-owner Vivek Ranadivé or vice president Vlade Divac.
“For what? It was a coward move, so I’m pretty sure I will get a coward response,” Cousins said. “For what? And I’ve seen this happen before. I’ve been there through all same types … I was there with [coach] Mike Malone’s [firing]. I’ve seen how they operate. I know what kind of answer I will get anyway. So, what is the point?”