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NBA roundup: Cousins returns to Kings


Five former UK basketball players saw action in the NBA Tuesday. You can see a roundup of their performances below.

 

Former UK forward DeMarcus Cousins returned to action for the Sacramento Kings after reportedly demanding a trade over the weekend. Cousins scored four points on 1-5 shooting and grabbed eight rebounds in 22 minutes of action.

 

Former UK forward Chuck Hayes scored eight points on 3-4 shooting and grabbed three rebounds in just less than 20 minutes of action for the Kings.

 

Former UK center Nazr Mohammed scored two points on 1-4 shooting and grabbed three rebounds in just less than 14 minutes of action for the Oklahoma City Thunder.

 

Former UK student Enes Kanter, who was declared ineligible to play basketball at UK by the NCAA, scored five points on 2-2 shooting and grabbed five rebounds in 12 minutes of action for the Utah Jazz.

 

Former UK forward Patrick Patterson did not score and was 0-4 from the field while grabbing one rebound in 15 minutes of action for the Houston Rockets.

 

KyForward file photo of Cousins by Mark Boxley.


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