“Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.” – John Wooden.
John Wooden knows a thing or two about talented basketball players, his time spent winning titles at UCLA as head coach is testament to that. There’s also no doubting that Sacramento Kings big man DeMarcus Cousins is supremely talented but it’s the latter half of the opening quote that seems to ring most true for Cousins, at least its portrayed that way amongst the NBA media.