HoopsHype DeMarcus Cousins rumors

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Malone said there is no timetable for Cousins to return. The Kings were 2-5 without Cousins heading into Thursday’s game. “We’re going to take a cautious approach with him, not rush him at all,” Malone said. “The doctors want us to be cautious because if you rush him back, it kind of triggers things. He’s been in the gym the last couple days, but very, very limited right now.” Houston Chronicle

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Cousins’ symptoms are stable and a full recovery is expected, however the Kings medical staff recommends further rest before demands of an NBA schedule can be tolerated. He will continue to be monitored daily, with basketball-related activities expected to resume when his health allows. NBA.com

Cousins is not expected to be in uniform for this week’s contests. Further updates on his playing status will be issued when they become available. NBA.com

Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins has missed the past five games with a case of viral meningitis and continues to recover slowly, according to multiple people with knowledge of the situation. The people spoke to USA TODAY Sports on the condition of anonymity because the team had not detailed the initial diagnosis. USA Today Sports

The Kings announced on Wednesday that Cousins had been treated at a local hospital for a viral infection, and that he would miss this weekend's games against the Indiana Pacers and Orlando Magic. But while the possibility was left open that he could return on Monday against the Utah Jazz, it's now more likely that he would attempt to resume basketball activities later in the week is expected to miss at least another seven to 10 days. USA Today Sports

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