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September 3, 2013

John Wall hangs out with Ludacris

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 10:30am September 3, 2013 9/3/13

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While you were watching “Orange is the New Black” on Netflix hanging out with friends and family at a Labor Day cookout yesterday, John Wall was chilling at Ludacris’ pool party. Check out this picture Wall posted on Twitter of himself, Luda, and a random guy named Mark. Think they talked about this?

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August 26, 2013

John Wall makes it rain in Washington DC

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 10:59am August 26, 2013 8/26/13

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Saturday was a good night to be around John Wall. Watch Wall make it rain at Stadium, a nightclub in DC on Saturday night. (H/t to Anthony Wireman) The aftermath: It Was Real In Here! S/O @johnwall @werunhiphop @eviplist @drethemayor pic.twitter.com/moqyJDz9dr — Eric eVIPlist Taylor (@eVIPlist) August 25, 2013 That max contract seems to be…

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August 25, 2013

Marquis Teague Looking For Big Improvement In 2nd NBA Year

Jay Hochstetler 12:36pm August 25, 2013 8/25/13

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  Marquis Teague saw the bench a whole lot more than he saw the floor in his rookie season for the Chicago Bulls, but that does not mean he will be a benchwarmer for much longer. After an impressive Summer League where he averaged 18.3 points and 4.8 assists, Teague is looking to become a…

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August 20, 2013

Walter McCarty Gets the Gig

Matt Jones 10:56pm August 20, 2013 8/20/13

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Jeff Goodman is reporting tonight that Walter McCarty has accepted a job as Assistant Coach with the Boston Celtics. He was hired by their new Coach Brad Stevens and will join the staff this year. Congrats to Waltah!

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Jorts to The Motor City

Stuart Hammer 10:08pm August 20, 2013 8/20/13

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It had been rumored for a week or so, but tonight it became official. Josh Harrellson has signed with the Detroit Pistons. According to a report on Yahoo! Sports, the Pistons have reached a contract agreement with Harrellson who becomes the squad’s 15th man. Early this year Jorts played with Brujos de Guayama in Puerto Rico, but was released…

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August 19, 2013

Paul Pierce: Rondo is ready to be “the face of a franchise”

Andrew McCarthy 5:00pm August 19, 2013 8/19/13

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File this under: suck it, haters. Rajon Rondo is finally ready to be a leader and superstar in the NBA, according to former Celtics captain Paul Pierce. While discussing the trade that shipped him out of Boston, as well as what lies ahead for his former organization, Pierce spoke at length about Rondo with The…

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Jorts close to becoming a Piston?

Drew Franklin 11:54am August 19, 2013 8/19/13

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  Josh Harrellson may be close to signing a deal with the Detroit Pistons. A couple websites are reporting the deal is done, but Jorts tells us nothing is finalized, not yet at least. He worked out with Detroit on August 7 and said on our radio show that he’s confident he can return to the…

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February 16, 2020

BBNBA: Bam Adebayo Highlights Thrilling All-Star Saturday Night

Zack Geoghegan 12:00pm February 16, 2020 2/16/20

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Good afternoon, folks. That was a hell of a Saturday night at All-Star weekend. Let’s talk NBA. “There’s a big misconception where people thinking winning or success comes from everybody putting their arms around each other and singing kumbaya and patting them on the back when they mess up, and that’s just not reality. If…

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February 15, 2020

Devin Booker falls short in the NBA All-Star 3-Point Contest

Jack Pilgrim 9:30pm February 15, 2020 2/15/20

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Devin Booker’s chance to win his second 3-Point Contest at NBA All-Star Weekend in three years came short by a single shot on Saturday evening. After leading the event with 27 points after the first round, Booker took on Buddy Hield of the Sacramento Kings and Davis Bertans of the Washington Wizards in the event…

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Bam Adebayo Wins NBA All-Star Skills Challenge

Zack Geoghegan 8:45pm February 15, 2020 2/15/20

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The Kentucky effect is starting to take over the NBA All-Star Weekend. In the first of three events on Saturday night in Chicago, Miami Heat center Bam Adebayo won the Taco Bell Skills Challenge, beating Indiana Pacers’ big man Domantas Sabonis. CROWN [email protected] is the 2020 NBA All-Star Skills Challenge Champion! — Miami HEAT (@MiamiHEAT) February…

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Highlights from Shai Gilgeous-Alexander and P.J. Washington’s appearance in the Rising Stars game

Nick Roush 1:00pm February 15, 2020 2/15/20

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The best and brightest young stars in the NBA took center stage Friday night at the United Center for the Rising Stars game. P.J. Washington scored eight points on 4-of-5 shots, missing his only three-point attempt for Team USA. He also contributed five rebounds and a pair of assists. Washington took a backseat to his…

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Devin Booker All-Star Shirts have made it to the Erupption Zone

Nick Roush 11:15am February 15, 2020 2/15/20

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Devin Booker has arrived to Rupp Arena just in time for tip-off. Well, t-shirts featuring his likeness have made it to Lexington. Initially snubbed by voters, Damian Lillard’s late scratch opened up a roster spot for Booker on the Western Conference All-Stars. This weekend in Chicago he’ll also participate in the Three-Point Contest. The University…

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February 14, 2020

LOOK: Former Wildcats Ahead of the NBA Rising Stars Game

Zack Geoghegan 8:00pm February 14, 2020 2/14/20

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It’s going to be a busy weekend for several former Wildcats at the 2020 NBA All-Star weekend in Chicago and a few of them are already sharing the spotlight. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander (OKC), P.J. Washington Jr. (CHA) and even an injured Tyler Herro (MIA) were hanging out ahead of the Rising Stars Game that tips off later at…

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BBNBA: All-Star Weekend Has Arrived, Here’s What You Need to Know

Zack Geoghegan 10:00am February 14, 2020 2/14/20

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Good morning, folks. 2020 All-Star weekend in Chicago kicks off on Friday night with the Celebrity and Rising Stars games. Let’s talk NBA. “Pain doesn’t tell you when you ought to stop. Pain is the little voice in your head that tries to hold you back because it knows if you continue you will change.”…

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February 13, 2020

Malik Monk is Playing His Best Basketball Yet

Zack Geoghegan 9:30pm February 13, 2020 2/13/20

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It’s taken a bit longer than expected, but Charlotte Hornets guard Malik Monk is finally living up to his potential. Over the last 10 games, the former Kentucky one-and-done has been playing the best basketball of his life. And it took one of his worst individual stretches to reach that point. Leading up to his…

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Maxey, Hagans, and Richards all featured in latest NBA Mock Draft

Jack Pilgrim 5:30pm February 13, 2020 2/13/20

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Three Kentucky Wildcats are featured in the latest NBA Mock Draft over at The Athletic. In Sam Vecenie’s third edition of the 2020 NBA Mock Draft, Tyrese Maxey, Ashton Hagans, and Nick Richards all made the cut, with one Wildcat actually sliding in the top five. The first off the board? Maxey with the No. 5…

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LOOK: UK giving away “Kentucky Effect” NBA posters Saturday

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 12:30pm February 13, 2020 2/13/20

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Are you going to Saturday’s game vs. Ole Miss? You’re in luck because UK is giving away these “Kentucky Effect” posters to celebrate NBA All-Star Weekend. The posters highlight all 29 former Cats that were on NBA opening-day rosters this season. Since the trade deadline has passed, a few of the jerseys may have changed,…

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