DeMarcus Cousins had a priceless reaction to Tristan Thompson’s new deal
Without much of a warning, news broke on Wednesday that Tristan Thompson and the Cleveland Cavaliers had finally come to terms on a reported five-year, $82 million deal. And the NBA reacted as news spread. Among the most amusing reactions was that of DeMarcus Cousins, whose curiosity was seemingly piqued by the dollar figure:
How much??? 😳
— DeMarcus Cousins (@boogiecousins) October 21, 2015
Cousins signed his most recent contract in the fall of 2013, an extension of his rookie deal that lasts for three more seasons. He will reportedly earn just shy of $15 million in 2015-16.
And when one fan offered some rude advice to Cousins on how he can cash in with a massive payday, the Kings center played it off to perfection:
— DeMarcus Cousins (@boogiecousins) October 22, 2015
It’s a few years away, but Cousins’ next deal will undoubtedly be for a ton of money, too.