Nerlens Noel earned the admiration of Kentucky fans for numerous reasons. Everything from his shot swatting ability to his trademark hairstyle caused fans to adore the 6-foot-11 center, but one trait in particular stood out above the others; his hustle. As Philadelphia fans are now finding out, Noel will never stop giving the maximum effort.
Given that Eric Bledsoe now finds himself on the Phoenix Suns, one would expect him to become a more featured player. Things were just about perfect for Eric as a Clipper, but now that he’ll be starring rather than coming off the bench, doubt has crept in to whether or not he can remain as efficient. Valley of the Suns, an ESPN affiliate, examined his numbers to determine whether or not his play can remain the same with more minutes.
Mark Stoops and his staff have been attracting tons of attention as of late. Their recruiting is top notch, they packed 50,000 people in for the spring game, and they’ve even sent recruiting letters to a popular ESPN Radio personality. However, you know people are starting to take notice when the San Francisco Chronicle writes a feature length article. Gary Graves of the AP tells the story on how Kentucky plans to rebuild.
Former Wildcat football star, Randall Cobb, is poised to have a breakout season with the Green Bay Packers this year. However, Cobb has been diagnosed with a case of the butterfingers early in team practice.