The Salt Lake City Stars announced today that they have acquired the returning player rights to guard Isaiah Cousins, along with the 33rd overall pick in the 2017 NBA G League Draft, in exchange for the Stars’ first-round pick (second overall) in Saturday’s draft.
Cousins (6-4, 191, Oklahoma) was originally selected by the Sacramento Kings (59th overall) in the 2016 NBA Draft and appeared in 50 games (all starts) for the Reno Bighorns, the Kings’ G League affiliate, during the 2016-17 season and averaged 17.0 points, 4.0 assists and 5.7 rebounds in 35.0 minutes of action.
The 23-year-old played four seasons at University of Oklahoma (2012-16), where he averaged 9.7 points, 2.7 assists and 3.9 rebounds.
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