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Saturday Morning Links


Raise your hand if you remember this song from The OC. 
-In memory of Kyle Wiltjer: a look back at his Kentucky career (from the Herald-Leader) and why you shouldn’t rush to call him the new Kelly Olynyk (thank gawd) (from College Basketball Talk).

More on Kentucky’s latest 2014 offer, Justise Winslow, from Adam Zagoria.

Linnae Harper, Kentucky’s much-heralded UK Hoops signee, had a impressive game against China in the U19 World Basketball Championship (from the Herald-Leader).

CBS Sports names Louisville the best in college sports this year. Bleagh.

-A recap of What We Learned at SEC Media Days from Chris Low at ESPN.

-Imagine how difficult it must be to play multiple AAU games leading up to your senior year of basketball and trying to impress college coaches. Now imagine doing that- while fasting during the day- and still kicking ass on the court. That’s what 2014 forward Abdul Malik-Abu is doing right now (from College Basketball Talk).



Article written by Kristen Geil

2 Comments for Saturday Morning Links

  1. MustangCat
    10:14 am July 20, 2013 Permalink

    I like Kyle, and in a few aspects, i hate to see him go. But, having said that, he epitomizes everything that’s wrong with sports period, and our world in general. Which is explained in a single word. SELF. I wish him well, and i hope he does good, cause he seems like a good kid. But, if he thinks Gonzaga is going to build their team around him, or focus their offense on him, or run everything through him??? I don’t ever see that happening. He isn’t that talented, and you can’t make up for what you weren’t born with. He is a role player that offers ONE high level skill. He is leaving a team that is poised for a championship run. That has a great shot at a title. And he wants to bolt for what he thinks is best for him? Oh well. Why not? Everybody else does it nowadays. Except Anthony Davis. And MKG. And TJones. And they won a title. Wiltjer will never average more then 13-14 a game, and won’t make it in the NBA. He can’t get himself a shot, and he can’t hit against tight D. WOn’t even shoot much if he’s locked down on. He can make himself a ton of money overseas someday. I wish him luck.

  2. Sgt. jimmy
    11:39 am July 20, 2013 Permalink

    Got to give the devil its due, louisville had a great year in all sports esspically football and basketball. Hate to see Wiltjer go.