DeMarcus Cousins made his debut for the New Orleans Pelicans on Thursday night. The Kings dealt Cousins, along with Omri Casspi, to New Orleans after the All-Star Game on Sunday. Unfortunately, the early returns were rough for the Pelicans, who lost 129-99 to the visiting Houston Rockets. To top it off, Casspi suffered a broken right thumb and is expected to miss four weeks.
Cousins and teammate Anthony Davis combined for 56 of the Pelicans’ 99 points. Here is a look at Thursday’s numbers for Cousins and Casspi: