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Kings show no class in trading Cousins

With typical duplicity and lack of class, the honchos running the Sacramento Kings  decided to dump DeMarcus Cousins amid all the showcase glitter of the NBA All-Star Game. After years of proclaiming their loyalty to Cousins, team manipulators cut their franchise player loose … Continue reading

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DeMarcus Cousins shows his “leadership” qualities with technical fouls

I managed to find humor in the daily newspaper Wednesday when I read this quote from Sacramento Kings coach Dave Joerger about star malcontent DeMarcus Cousins: “I think he’s improved his leadership qualities.” Keep in mind that Cousins was slapped … Continue reading

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Kings coach plays the victim along with Cousins

“If you keep hanging out with that troublemaker, you’re going to start acting like him.” What child hasn’t received such a warning from concerned parents who know how easily one can be led astray by a bad companion? Well, perhaps … Continue reading

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Newspaper gets stung by ungrateful Kings

Like any other media outlet, the Bee needs clicks, and Cousins’ antics, regardless of how they feel about them, move the needle. As an entity covering a perennial loser  in one of the NBA’s small-market teams, the Bee has been helped … Continue reading

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Matt Barnes sets quite an example for Kings star DeMarcus Cousins

“I’ve been one of the leaders, one of the voices of reason, and I have, I think, an uncanny ability to be able to get through to everybody, and not so much by talking. I lead by example, so that … Continue reading

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