Jeff Sheppard is the greatest basketball player to ever wear a Kentucky uniform – and if you say otherwise, you’re wrong. I might be a little biased because he was my coach at Rick Pitino’s basketball camp and bought me a pizza for my birthday, but I stand by that claim. I’ll even say it again. Jeff Sheppard is the greatest basketball player to ever wear a Kentucky uniform. There. I’m glad we agree.
So, yesterday, the Atlanta-Journal Constitution stepped away from its hard-hitting coverage of dog fighting, strip clubs and T.I.’s incarceration for a a brief interview with Jeff Sheppard. The AJC asked our favorite basketball player about Kentucky, his time in the NBA, his business, and his attempted assassination of President Clinton. It’s a pretty good read while you sit at your computer hitting refresh every 20 seconds, waiting on UK roster updates. Check it out.