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Tweet Beat: Nerlens wakes up in a new Bugatti

As part of the never-ending quest to bring you University of Kentucky news in the most ridiculous manner possible, I comb the Twitter-verse each week for the funniest, oddest, and sometimes, nearly illegible tweets from your favorite players and personalities. Basically, I read Twitter so you don’t have to. Without further ado, here are the best tweets of the week.

With the money he’s about to make, Nerlens Noel probably could wake up in a new Bugatti soon:

Jon Hood sees Tod Lanter and Papa Brooks’ fish and raises them 30 lbs.:

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Andrew and Aaron Harrison made things a little easier for their fellow students out by dressing in different colors for Prom:

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For the record, Andrew’s the one on the right with the longer hair. If they kept the different hair styles at UK, that would really help me out.

+1 for the Willie is a hipster argument:

Maybe Willie would like school more if he took art history classes?

Just in case you were wondering, DeMarcus Cousins has a UK basketball court in his backyard:

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McDonald’s advertising is clearly working on Tod Lanter:

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In fact, he’s pretty much an addict now.

I’m going to post this Vine, but I bet none of you all will read what I’m typing once it starts playing:

You got some drool…right there. Yep, got it.

Chuck Hayes starts a fun debate:

I love that he includes one of my favorites:

I’ll bite. Here are my Top 5 favorite sports movies:

Rocky IV (Like Chuck, I dig the Russian plot)
Major League
A League of Their Own
Rudy
Happy Gilmore

Honorable mention: Bend It Like Beckham

I trust you’ll blast me for my choices and leave your own in the comments section.

This exchange made me smile:

After he pushed LeBron James to the ground and got ejected on Friday night, Nazr Mohammad took to Twitter to apologize:

And here I thought I was a big Randall Cobb fan:

Patrick Towles sums up Andrew Wiggins’ decision quite nicely:

This may be the only time I’ve ever heard anyone praise a squirrel:

This week’s “Tweet that Makes You Go Aww” goes to Goose Givens, who made his mother a pecan pie cake from scratch for Mother’s Day:

I didn’t know such a thing existed. It looks delicious.

Papa Brooks may be all the way in Oregon, but he’s still got plenty of Wild Turkey to keep him busy:

TWEET OF THE WEEK: Willie Cauley-Stein Screen shot 2013-05-16 at 3.24.57 PM

Willie posted this picture of him skateboarding on Instagram earlier this week, but the comments it got were what made laugh. Check them out:

Orlando Antigua: You better be careful on that skateboard brother !

WCS: I will lol nothing crazy just cruising

Alex Poythress: Lol teach me

Kyle Wiltjer: you already know Alex would fall

Orlando Antigua: I going to need all of you @alexthegreat22 @kwiltj @squishywcs15 to not get any crazy ideas and quit playing with my emotions … Lol wish moms a happy Mother’s Day from me

I’m with Coach O, boys. Be careful…we’ve got a championship to win.

Until next time, RT plz?

Article written by Mrs. Tyler Thompson

No, I will not make you a sandwich, but you can follow me on Twitter @MrsTylerKSR or email me.

31 Comments for Tweet Beat: Nerlens wakes up in a new Bugatti



  1. JP
    9:36 pm May 16, 2013 Permalink

    I think the Harrisons could have found better looking dates.



  2. Joe Dennison
    9:41 pm May 16, 2013 Permalink

    Pretty cool Cuz. At first I thought it was Boise State. Then I saw the UK in the corner.



  3. Joe Dennison
    9:42 pm May 16, 2013 Permalink

    I agree JP. Or maybe with longer hair….



  4. Seven Eight Nine
    9:48 pm May 16, 2013 Permalink

    Goose has a really nice yard…



  5. JP
    9:56 pm May 16, 2013 Permalink

    Goose Givens taught the Dos Equis Man how to be interesting.



  6. pioneer
    10:16 pm May 16, 2013 Permalink

    I love that picture Papa Brooks! Gobble Gobble!



  7. payton51
    10:42 pm May 16, 2013 Permalink

    twins are stone cold killers,number9 coming soon people.



  8. Typical Cardinal Fan
    10:55 pm May 16, 2013 Permalink

    But one and done players don’t give a damn about UK!



  9. kentuckyjoe
    11:00 pm May 16, 2013 Permalink

    Those fish would have rather been back in the ocean.



  10. blueblue
    11:02 pm May 16, 2013 Permalink

    Aaron Harrison named Texas Mr. Basketball today!! Congrats Aaron!!



  11. James K
    11:17 pm May 16, 2013 Permalink

    I think I would label Willie as ‘Bohemian’ before I would call him a hipster. Just my opinion. The word hipster has sort of gotten muddy in the last couple years.



  12. TB2
    11:17 pm May 16, 2013 Permalink

    Top 5 sports movies in no particular order:
    Hoosiers (I don’t care that it’s Indiana – it’s one of the best basketball movies ever)
    Friday Night Lights
    He Got Game
    Above the Rim
    Rudy



  13. Chaz
    11:23 pm May 16, 2013 Permalink

    As always, the Goose is Golden. I followed him and James Lee throughout high school and college, those Bryan Station vs Henry Clay games were epic.
    My Mother made pecan pie from scratch, but I’ve never heard of pecan pie cake. Is that a family recipe? Looks tasty.

    Seems some fans have forgotten James Lee. He was the quiet guy, 6th man on the ’78 championship team, but when he came off the bench opponents ran and hid. He closed out the ’78 game against Duke the way I hope this years Stone Cold Killers finish their business. Watch, on youtube from WildcatWorld.com, this is safe for work, unless you watching in Durham, NC.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vby4IXrf_78



  14. Cuzisfamily
    11:55 pm May 16, 2013 Permalink

    Cuz is the best. He will always be a Wildcat!



  15. morgan
    12:01 am May 17, 2013 Permalink

    how can no one have remember the titans in the top 5 thats denzels best movie



  16. Twit
    1:34 am May 17, 2013 Permalink

    Could there be any more irony in Towles tweet? The kid is playing football at kentucky.



  17. henry earl
    1:38 am May 17, 2013 Permalink

    remember the titans

    sandlot

    happy gilmore

    goal!

    friday night lights



  18. HeHateUK
    1:57 am May 17, 2013 Permalink

    This might be the last year WCS will be able to ride a skateboard, when he gets to the NBA he will most likely be contractually banned from skateboarding.



  19. Derpy
    2:34 am May 17, 2013 Permalink

    Tin Cup and The Program are my additions to potential lists.



  20. BFM
    3:31 am May 17, 2013 Permalink

    CADDY SHACK!!!!!
    Karate Kid
    Hoosiers
    Tin Cup



  21. btowncatfan
    6:30 am May 17, 2013 Permalink

    Miracle
    Caddyshack
    Bull Durham
    Remember the Titans



  22. btowncatfan
    7:02 am May 17, 2013 Permalink

    Such an idiot, my fifth would be Rocky.



  23. AnthonyBBN
    7:08 am May 17, 2013 Permalink

    I dunno #1, I think the Harrisons did okay with their dates. I mean, don’t judge man.



  24. RahRah
    8:04 am May 17, 2013 Permalink

    I agree with #15, gotta go with Remember the Titans followed by Friday Night Lights (the tv show was even better), and Rudy.

    Congratulations to Aaron Harrison. Can’t wait till October!
    CATS 2014



  25. Buttermaker
    8:45 am May 17, 2013 Permalink

    Where is The Bad News Bears? Greatest moving ending ever.



  26. Aaron Craft's Rosacea
    8:47 am May 17, 2013 Permalink

    I’m a little shocked no one mentioned The Program. One of the best football movies ever made.
    The Program
    Field of Dreams
    Rudy
    The Longest Yard (original)
    Hoosiers
    Honorable mention: Iron Will



  27. KevinM
    9:55 am May 17, 2013 Permalink

    Ashley a bit out there having to tweet that from her rural road run.



  28. KevinM
    9:57 am May 17, 2013 Permalink

    So can we start a no-Wiggins site going forward? It’s bad enough I can’t get that song out of my head!



  29. @KYSupr3macy
    12:32 pm May 17, 2013 Permalink

    So you’re telling me that these one and done’s really care about the program?



  30. Morehead state
    12:50 pm May 17, 2013 Permalink

    Pride of the Yankees, remember the titans, the natural, rocky & miracle



  31. Cats in the NBA
    2:56 pm May 17, 2013 Permalink

    Top 5 (no order):
    Bad News Bears (1976)
    Seabiscuit (2003)
    Let It Ride (1989)
    White Men Can’t Jump (1992)
    Brian’s Song (1971)