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W 131-124
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L 123-130
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vs. Mil 
W 115-108
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Cousins powers Pelicans past Bucks

(TSX / STATS) -- NEW ORLEANS -- DeMarcus Cousins plays basketball in bold, broad strokes, perhaps because subtlety in the NBA usually is reserved for chumps.

The maddeningly talented New Orleans Pelicans center showed his entire yin-and-yang arsenal Wednesday night in a 115-108 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks at the Smoothie King Center.

He scored a team-high 26 points -- including a 3-pointer from the left wing that sealed the game with 22 seconds left -- grabbed 13 rebounds, dished out seven assists and, not surprisingly, committed nine turnovers.

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Leaders
Points: DeMarcus Cousins26.1
Rebounds: DeMarcus Cousins12.5
Assists: Rajon Rondo8.0
FG%: Anthony Davis57.0%
Steals: DeMarcus Cousins1.55
Blocks: Anthony Davis1.88
Defense (Rank)
Points: 111.5 (29)
Rebounds: 43.4 (17)
Assists: 24.0 (21)
FG%: 46.5% (22)
FT%: 77.8% (24)
3P%: 36.8% (20)
Offense (Rank)
Points: 110.8 (4)
Rebounds: 43.1 (16)
Assists: 26.7 (2)
FG%: 49.0% (2)
FT%: 74.7% (21)
3P%: 38.0% (6)
Standings
Southwest Division
  W L Pct GB
Houston 22 4 .846 --
San Antonio 19 9 .679 4.0
New Orleans 15 14 .517 8.5
Dallas 8 20 .286 15.0
Memphis 8 20 .286 15.0
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Transactions
Date Player Transactions
11/12/2017 Josh Smith Waived
10/28/2017 Josh Smith Signed as Free Agent
10/22/2017 Jordan Crawford Waived
10/22/2017 Jameer Nelson Signed as Free Agent
10/16/2017 Cliff Alexander Waived
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Injuries
Date Player Status
12/11/2017 Tony Allen Sore left knee
10/17/2017 Alexis Ajinca Sore knee
9/1/2017 Frank Jackson Right foot fracture
8/28/2017 Solomon Hill Hamstring surgery
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