He insists he will stay in Lexington for another season, but that won’t stop the Los Angeles Lakers from at least calling John Calipari to gauge his interest in the new head coaching vacancy in L.A. The Lakers will reportedly reach out to Calipari and UConn head coach Kevin Ollie as potential replacements for Mike D’Antoni.
Word spread a couple hours after Calipari sent out this tweet early Thursday morning:
Before it starts, I'm totally committed to helping this group of young men reach their dreams. I wouldn't & couldn't leave this group!
— John Calipari (@UKCoachCalipari) May 1, 2014
He’s totally committed, people.