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Chef creates DeMarcus Cousins…in sushi


Have you ever been out for sushi and said, “Man, I wish there was a rice ball in the shape of DeMarcus Cousins’ face”? Well, if you live in Milan, Italy, you’re in luck. Italian sushi chef Yujia Hu from Sakana Sushi Milano created sushi dishes in the shapes of famous NBA players, including our own Boogie Cousins:

Among his other rice NBA creations: Tim Duncan…


Andrea Bargnani (Toronto Raptors):


LeBron James:


And my personal favorite (aside from Boogie), former USC star Daniel Hackett, who now plays for a pro team in Milan:


While I make plans to go get sushi tonight, check out some of Chef Hu’s other creations on his Instagram page.

Article written by Mrs. Tyler Thompson

No, I will not make you a sandwich, but you can follow me on Twitter @MrsTylerKSR or email me.

2 Comments for Chef creates DeMarcus Cousins…in sushi

  1. Stephen
    4:49 pm August 3, 2016 Permalink

    The Lebron James rice ball looks a little more like Carmelo Anthony to me.

  2. satcheluk
    1:41 pm August 4, 2016 Permalink

    It’s actually called onigiri. The rice is not actually sushi as there is no vinegar as is used in sushi. Yes I’m a Japanophile.