Demarcus Cousins attacks the basket

Kings Rank Higher Than Lakers in Watchability


Jan 21, 2013; New Orleans, LA, USA; Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins (15) during the second half of a game against the New Orleans Hornets at the New Orleans Arena. The Hornets defeated the Kings 114-105. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports

Jan 21, 2013; New Orleans, LA, USA; Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins (15) during the second half of a game against the New Orleans Hornets at the New Orleans Arena. The Hornets defeated the Kings 114-105. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports

In an interesting read, USA TODAY sports explains their ranking of the Sacramento Kings at 23rd out of 30 NBA teams. Most notably, they come in one spot ahead of the Los Angeles Lakers, who sit at 24.

NBA watchability rankings:

In a quote from the article, Adi Joseph of USA TODAY Sports emphasizes the importance of volatile center DeMarcus Cousins:

Run-DMC: Cousins defines the concept of watchability. Without him, the Kings would be dead last in these rankings. With him, any moment could go viral.

CLICK LINK to read Sacramento Kings Watchability Ranking:

http://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/nba/2013/09/12/watchability-rankings-sacramento-kings-demarcus-cousins/2796745/

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