DeMarcus Cousins might have subtly revealed the id of one of many stars he is been making an attempt to recruit.

The New Orleans Pelicans middle just lately admitted he is reached out to “a number of the largest names on the block” to hitch forces with him and fellow All-Star huge man Anthony Davis.

Cousins “appreciated” an Instagram photograph that floated the notion of him and Carmelo Anthony reuniting within the Massive Straightforward, and replied with the “eyes” emoji.

The 2 have been USA Basketball teammates and captured Olympic gold final summer time in Rio. Now Cousins, who was traded to the Pelicans following All-Star weekend, seems in favor of his new staff making a transfer for Melo.

The veteran ahead has been affected by commerce rumors for months, and reportedly knowledgeable the New York Knicks he does not need to return subsequent season. He wields a no-commerce clause, which it is believed he’d solely waive to hitch the Houston Rockets.

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It looks like Boogie hopes the ten-time All-Star will rethink, very similar to the Knicks, Oklahoma Metropolis Thunder, and Portland Path Blazers.

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Anthony averaged 22.four factors, 5.9 rebounds, and a couple of.9 assists in 2016-17 for his hometown membership, and has one assured yr remaining on his contract.