There could be trouble brewing for DeMarcus Cousins. A woman is claiming that the Kings center sent her a nude photo of himself via text message. Cousins and his agent have denied this, but he did not make himself available for the media before the Kings shoot around yesterday morning. It is yet unclear who this woman is, whether or not she is associated with the NBA or the Kings, which plays a big part in Cousins receiving any type of disciplinary action. More on this as it develops.
Morale is not high for opposing teams in New Orleans. Mississippi State head coach Rick Stansbury stated that, “Everybody else is playing for second place,” in the tournament, alluding to the fact that the Wildcats are pretty much unbeatable. While I agree with him, I think it’s a little lame that there isn’t much fight in the opposition. I guess they are just being honest. Read what Cuonzon Martin and Billy Donovan also have to say here.
Darius Miller is finally getting some props. He sat down with an interview with Slam magazine. He discusses his favorite shoes (LeBrons, KD’s or the Jordan XI Cool Greys), finishing undefeated in the SEC, Anthony Davis, preparing for March and losing in last years Final Four, among other topics. Do the right thing for Darius and give it a read.
Last but not least, don’t forget to sign up for the Wildcat Blue Nation Bracket Challenge. There are prizes involved, but be prepared to take second place behind me.