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Kings All-Star center DeMarcus Cousins (left ankle sprain) is listed as probable for Monday’s game against the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden.
Cousins has missed two consecutive games and Sacramento is 2-12 this season without Cousins in the lineup.
The 6-foot-11 center sustained the injury while securing 16 points, nine rebounds and six assists in just under 25 minutes in Wednesday’s 102-90 win over Memphis.
Cousins appeared to sustain the injury at the 8:29 mark of the fourth quarter when operating in the post against Kosta Koufos.
He hobbled to halfcourt and sat on the Sleep Train Arena floor before making his way to the free throw line.
Cousins stayed in the game before fouling out with 46.3 seconds remaining with the Kings leading 101-90.
Cousins is averaging 23.7 points and 12.2 rebounds per game, ranking sixth and fourth in the NBA respectively, and is third in the league with 34 double doubles, trailing Pau Gasol of Chicago (38) and Orlando’s Nikola Vucevic (35).