Reporter: DeMarcus Cousins’ teammate texted to apologize on Kings’ behalf
While attention has focused on DeMarcus Cousins’ interaction with a Sacramento Bee columnist, the Bee’s video of DeMarcus Cousins feuding with reporters also highlighted his rift with Cowbell Kingdom.
After one game, Cousins refused to address a group of reporters until a Cowbell Kingdom writer left. Before another, Cousins jawed at Cowbell Kingdom managing editor Leo Beas.
There was apparently yet another incident between Cousins and Cowbell Kingdom not included in the video.
Last season, a report emerged Cousins’ teammate were growing tired of his moodiness and disrespectful attitude. This is just another indication that problem remains.
Cousins’ issues with the media have been somewhat overblown (though that doesn’t make Cousins right or wise or even close to either). But they appear to be part of a larger problem, one that includes Cousins alienating teammates – a much bigger deal.
As for the courtside incident with Cowbell Kingdom, Beas: