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June 12, 2021

LOOK: Julius Randle’s wife is expecting a second child

Jack Pilgrim 6:00pm June 12, 2021 6/12/21

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Former Kentucky star Julius Randle and his wife, Kendra, are expecting their second child later this year, the couple announced this afternoon. “This year has been full of blessings but this is by far our biggest,” Kendra Randle posted on social media, adding the hashtag #RandlePartyOf4. This year has been full of blessings but this…

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BBNBA: Booker and Maxey pick up Game 3 victories

Alex Weber 3:00pm June 12, 2021 6/12/21 Comments Disabled

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Tyrese Maxey and Devin Booker were the only ‘Cats to play in the NBA Playoffs last night as both picked up crucial Game 3 wins in the Conference Semifinals. RECAP Booker and Paul shine as Phoenix takes 3-0 lead over Denver Any hope Denver had at winning this series went down the drain last night.…

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June 11, 2021

Bam Adebayo finishes 4th in NBA Defensive Player of the Year voting

Zack Geoghegan 6:00pm June 11, 2021 6/11/21

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It’s only a matter of time before Bam Adebayo wins this thing. A year after receiving the fifth-most points for the 2019-20 NBA Defensive Player of the Year Award, Adebayo finished the 2020-21 season with the fourth-most points at 31, coming in ahead of the likes of Giannis Anteotkounmpo, Clint Capela, and Joel Embiid. Utah…

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June 10, 2021

BBNBA: Booker and the Suns go up 2-0 on Nuggets

Alex Weber 4:00pm June 10, 2021 6/10/21 Comments Disabled

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Once again, Devin Booker was the only Kentucky alum participating in playoff action last night as his Phoenix Suns stormed to a Game 2 blowout over Denver. Booker followed up his 21 from Tuesday with 18 points, 10 rebounds, 2 assists, and a steal in the series sequel. Neither he, Chris Paul, or any other…

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June 9, 2021

New York Knicks forward Julius Randle finishes 8th in NBA MVP voting

Zack Geoghegan 10:00pm June 9, 2021 6/9/21 Comments Disabled

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The postseason didn’t go as planned for Julius Randle and the New York “Kentucky” Knicks, but his seventh year in the NBA was hardly a failure. In fact, it was quite the opposite. The NBA recently announced that Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic was named the 2020-21 Most Valuable Player after posting absolutely bonkers figures…

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BBNBA: The Boogie Game

Wynn McDonald 3:00pm June 9, 2021 6/9/21

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The top two seeds in the playoffs were both in action on Tuesday, and both took care of business — but not before a little drama. Plus, for a glorious five minutes, the whole internet was talking about Boogie Cousins. What is this, 2016? RECAP Boogie makes an impression in Clips’ Game 1 loss Expectations…

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June 8, 2021

BBNBA: Booker and CP3 lead Suns over Nuggets in Game 1

Alex Weber 3:00pm June 8, 2021 6/8/21 Comments Disabled

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Welcome to a Tuesday recap of ‘Cats in the NBA action, let’s get to it. RECAP The only Wildcat who played last night was Devin Booker. A few days after lighting up LeBron’s Lakers for 47 and a series-clinching victory, D-Book and the Suns handily defeated the Nuggets in Game 1 of the West Conference…

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June 7, 2021

BBNBA: Maxey, Sixers drop Game 1 to Hawks, Clippers advance

Wynn McDonald 4:30pm June 7, 2021 6/7/21 Comments Disabled

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The final game of the first round has ended, and with it, the conference semifinals are set. Also on Sunday, the Sixers and Hawks battled to an exciting finish that ended in a Game 1 upset. Let’s talk about it. RECAP Clippers run away late, eliminate Mavs with Game 7 win The most back-and-forth series…

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WATCH: Tyler Herro gets a much-needed golf lesson

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 12:00pm June 7, 2021 6/7/21

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Now that he’s got a baby on the way, Tyler Herro is getting ready for Dad Life. The Players’ Tribune hooked the former Cat with professional golf coach Sean Foley for a much-needed golf lesson. Herro took a liking to the sport after being cooped up inside the NBA Bubble last summer at Walt Disney…

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June 6, 2021

The intertwined fates of Devin Booker and Chris Paul

Pranavdeep Singh 5:00pm June 6, 2021 6/6/21

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Dropping 47 in game-six elimination, Devin Booker came out firing against LeBron James and the reigning champion Los Angeles Lakers. In his first playoff appearance since being drafted by the Phoenix Suns in 2015, the two-time All-Star looks determined to prove he belongs in the conversation of the NBA’s best players. If you told me…

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June 17, 2021

Devin Booker finds and rewards “Suns in 4” fan who got into fight with Nuggets fan

Zack Geoghegan 10:30pm June 17, 2021 6/17/21

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The man’s info has been found. For those of you who have not seen the video that we are about to show you, get ready to enjoy a good ole fashioned tail whippin’. During last Friday’s Game 3 matchup between the Suns and Nuggets in Denver, two fans got into an altercation that resulted in…

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Immanuel Quickley named to NBA All-Rookie Second Team

Zack Geoghegan 8:45pm June 17, 2021 6/17/21

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After not making the Rookie of the Year ballot, IQ was still honored for his excellent first season in the NBA. According to The Athletic’s Shams Charania, New York “Kentucky” Knicks rookie, Immanuel Quickley, has been named to the 2020-21 NBA All-Rookie Second Team. 2020-21 NBA All-Rookie teams: First team: LaMelo Ball, Anthony Edwards, Tyrese…

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Immanuel Quickley does not show up on NBA’s Rookie of the Year voting ballot

Zack Geoghegan 4:30pm June 17, 2021 6/17/21

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The voters clearly did not see what the Kentucky Knicks fans saw all season long… On Wednesday–amidst a non-stop avalanche of random NBA news–the league quietly let it slip that Charlotte Hornets point guard LaMelo Ball had won the 2020-21 Rookie of the Year Award. Not big news, considering he was the favorite for the…

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BBNBA: Sixers blow it, Clippers take 3-2 advantage

Alex Weber 2:00pm June 17, 2021 6/17/21

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Last night was a tremendously fun night of NBA basketball. Let’s talk about it. RECAP Well, only two Wildcats saw action last night and neither scored a single point. Exciting stuff, right? In the first game of the night, Tyrese Maxey played one minute and didn’t record a consequential stat as he watched his team…

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Belgian star Vrenz Bleijenbergh says he would’ve committed to Kentucky before turning pro

Jack Pilgrim 1:00pm June 17, 2021 6/17/21

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After three years of success with the Telenet Giants Antwerp, Belgian basketball star Vrenz Bleijenbergh is currently in the process of preparing for the 2021 NBA Draft. Before turning pro in 2018, though, the 6-foot-10 point forward strongly considered signing with the Kentucky Wildcats. In a pre-draft interview with Zach Schumaker, Bleijenbergh said he held…

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June 16, 2021

Yahoo Sports reports John Calipari is “open” to a return to the NBA

Jack Pilgrim 12:00pm June 16, 2021 6/16/21

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We have our first Calipari-to-NBA report of the offseason. With six head coach openings in the NBA now – the Boston Celtics, Indiana Pacers, New Orleans Pelicans, Orlando Magic, Portland Trail Blazers and Washington Wizards all have vacancies – Kentucky coach John Calipari is reportedly open to a return to the league. Yahoo Sports is…

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June 15, 2021

Julius Randle named to All-NBA team

Adam Luckett 9:30pm June 15, 2021 6/15/21

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Julius Randle has been named second-team All-NBA for the 2020-21 season. The seventh-year veteran posted career highs this past season in minutes (37.6), points (24.1), rebounds (10.2), assists (6.0), three-point percentage (41.1%), and free throw percentage (81.1%). The former No. 7 overall pick by the Los Angeles Lakers in the 2014 NBA Draft led the…

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BBNBA: Hawks and Clippers win to even their series

Alex Weber 4:00pm June 15, 2021 6/15/21

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Welcome to another edition of BBNBA recap. The only Wildcat who saw the court in the NBA Playoffs last night was Tyrese Maxey for the Philadelphia 76ers. Maxey’s playing time has fluctuated game-to-game in the postseason and last night he only played for seven minutes; although he did nail his only shot from the field…

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June 14, 2021

Devin Booker, Suns sweep way to Western Conference Finals

Wynn McDonald 1:30pm June 14, 2021 6/14/21

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Devin Booker and the Suns are four wins away from the NBA Finals. With Sunday night’s 125-118 win over the Nuggets, Phoenix completed their four-game sweep of Denver and advanced to the Western Conference Finals for the first time in 11 years. Booker had 34 points and 11 rebounds in the clinching win, a testy…

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June 13, 2021

BBNBA Season in Review: Tyler Herro

Alex Weber 5:00pm June 13, 2021 6/13/21

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I’m here to say one thing: the Tyler Herro slander is overblown. The second-year Wildcat arrived like a comet to the national stage last fall when he served a starting role on the Eastern Conference Champion Miami Heat and scored 37 points in one game to give his squad a 3-1 lead in the Conference…

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