DeMarcus Cousins, John Wall to make Rockets Debut Thursday
December 30Adam SardinhaSportsGrid
DeMarcus Cousins and John Wall have completed their quarantine requirements, making them eligible to play Thursday for the Houston Rockets in a matchup with the Sacramento Kings.
Cousins, priced at $6,500 on FanDuel, last played in the 2018-19 season with the Golden State Warriors, appearing in 30 games. He suffered an ACL injury and missed the 2019-20 season. In his last season, playing 30 games, Cousins averaged 25 minutes, 16 points, eight rebounds and three assists.
Wall, priced at $7,000 on FanDuel, also missed the 2019-20 season after suffering an Achilles injury and joins the Rockets after spending nine seasons with the Washington Wizards. Starting in 32 games for the Wizards during the 2018-19 season, Wall averaged 24 minutes, 20 points, three rebounds and eight assists.
Alongside James Harden, Wall and Cousins will look to keep the Rockets as one of the top-scoring teams. Last season the Rockets ranked second, scoring on average 117.8 points per game.
The Rockets are a 4.5-point home favorite against the Sacramento Kingson FanDuel Sportsbook, in a game with a 228.5 total.
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