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September 28, 2020

Tyler Herro claps back at Paul Pierce for saying he doesn’t deserve “Bucket” nickname

Jack Pilgrim 10:00pm September 28, 2020 9/28/20

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Paul Pierce is known for many good things over the course of his 19-year career in the NBA, earning ten All-Star appearances and winning a championship with the Boston Celtics in 2008. Following his playing career, though, Pierce has become known for horrible takes as a member of the media. That streak continued recently when…

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BBNBA: 4 former Wildcats set to play in NBA Finals after Heat move past Celtics

Zack Geoghegan 11:00am September 28, 2020 9/28/20

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Good morning, folks. Anthony Davis, Rajon Rondo, Tyler Herro, and Bam Adebayo. Let’s talk NBA Bubble. RECAP Bam Adebayo blamed himself for the Miami Heat’s poor performance in Game 5, where the Boston Celtics were able to keep themselves alive in the series, down just 3-2 heading into Sunday night. In Game 6, Adebayo righted…

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September 27, 2020

Four former Wildcats to participate in virtual NBA Draft Combine

Maggie Davis 9:30pm September 27, 2020 9/27/20

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Four former Wildcats will be participating in this year’s NBA Draft Combine, which will be virtual this year due to the coronavirus, but it’s not the four you may be thinking. Nick Richards, Immanuel Quickley, Ashton Hagans and Khalil Whitney will be participating. Neither Tyrese Maxey nor EJ Montgomery are currently listed as participants. A…

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WATCH: Anthony Davis stars in first episode of new Disney+ series “Becoming”

Zack Geoghegan 5:30pm September 27, 2020 9/27/20

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Disney’s newest streaming service is telling Anthony Davis‘ story like never before. Over at Disney+, a brand new docuseries executive produced by LeBron James and Maverick Carter titled Becoming, was recently released to the platform, detailing the backgrounds and childhoods of several celebrities, not just limited to sports. Davis, the Los Angeles Lakers superstar and…

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Former Duke star, NBA Veteran, calls Kentucky a basketball ‘factory’

Sam Gormley 4:00pm September 27, 2020 9/27/20

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Former Duke star and current NBA veteran JJ Redick is speaking positively about Kentucky head coach John Calipari and the UK program as a whole. On his podcast, “The Old Man and the Three,” Redick had former Wildcat De’Aaron Fox on to discuss a wide range of topics including how Fox ended up in Lexington,…

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BBNBA: Anthony Davis is Finals bound after Lakers beat Nuggets in WCF

Zack Geoghegan 1:00pm September 27, 2020 9/27/20

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Good morning, folks. Anthony Davis is going to the NBA Finals. Let’s talk NBA Bubble. RECAP WESTERN CONFERENCE FINALS – GAME 5 For the first time in the John Calipari-era at Kentucky, a former Wildcat will play a prominent role for an NBA Finals team; Anthony Davis and the Los Angeles Lakers are heading back…

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September 26, 2020

BBNBA: Adebayo, Herro struggle as Celtics take Game 5 of ECF

Zack Geoghegan 11:00am September 26, 2020 9/26/20

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Good afternoon, folks. Game 5 was the Enes Kanter Game. Let’s talk NBA Bubble. RECAP EASTERN CONFERENCE FINALS – MIA leads 3-2 Tyler Herro didn’t score 37 points again nor did Bam Adebayo record a triple-double, but we can’t go a single playoff game now without at least one former Kentucky Wildcat putting on a…

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September 25, 2020

Anthony Davis now listed as “questionable” for Saturday’s Game 5

Zack Geoghegan 9:00pm September 25, 2020 9/25/20 Comments Disabled

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Midway through the fourth quarter of Game 4 on Thursday night, Anthony Davis landed awkwardly on Paul Millsap’s foot and immediately clutched at his own, writhing in obvious pain. While he didn’t leave the game, the lingering effects from spraining his left ankle on that play now have his status for Game 5 in doubt.…

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Malik Monk met with the media on Friday for the first time since being reinstated

Zack Geoghegan 7:00pm September 25, 2020 9/25/20

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Malik Monk was playing the best basketball of his NBA career–and then he got suspended. On Friday, the Charlotte Hornets third-year guard met with the media–virtually–for the first time since he was reinstated from his suspension earlier this year. Back in February, Monk was suspended indefinitely and without pay for violating the NBA’s anti-drug policy,…

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BBNBA: Murray, Davis shine in Game 4 as Nuggets go down 3-1 once again

Zack Geoghegan 12:00pm September 25, 2020 9/25/20 Comments Disabled

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Good afternoon, folks. The Nuggets have the Lakers exactly where they want them… Let’s talk NBA Bubble. RECAP WESTERN CONFERENCE FINALS GAME 4 – LAL leads 3-1 Well, we called it: the Denver Nuggets are down 3-1 for the third series in a row these playoffs. The Nuggets had an opportunity to leave with a…

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December 19, 2013

Anthony Davis returned last night

Drew Franklin 11:30am December 19, 2013 12/19/13

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It’s impressive enough to return from a broken hand having missed only seven games, but it’s pretty amazing to return from a broken hand and put up the numbers Anthony Davis did last night. The former Kentucky big man rejoined his Pelican teammates in Los Angeles for a game against the Clippers, where he came…

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Anthony Davis Records Double-Double in Early Return to Pelicans Lineup

Connor Link 10:00am December 19, 2013 12/19/13 Comments Disabled

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  Krypton Chicago native Anthony Davis made a surprise return to the New Orleans Pelicans late last night in a 95-108 road loss to the Los Angeles Clippers.   Davis, who suffered a fractured metacarpal in his left hand during a December 1 road win over the New York Knicks, was originally pegged to miss 4-6…

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December 17, 2013

MKG on the move?

Drew Franklin 12:41pm December 17, 2013 12/17/13

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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist could be on the move, according to Chad Forde. In Forde’s “NBA: Tank Rank,” his list of teams eyeing the No. 1 pick in next summer’s draft, the ESPN NBA expert writes: Charlotte got its first solid win of the season last Monday against Golden State and is on target to reach its…

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Nerlens Noel eyeing a possible return this season

Drew Franklin 12:00pm December 17, 2013 12/17/13

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Nerlens Noel was spotted going through drills on the Barclays Center court prior to the Sixers’ game against the Brooklyn Nets Monday night. Earlier in the day, Noel told NBA Radio there is a possibility he will return this season.  The former Kentucky big man said, “I’m definitely worried about my health, but regards to…

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December 16, 2013

NBA ‘Cats Weekend Recap (December 13-15)

Connor Link 10:30am December 16, 2013 12/16/13

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  15 of the 22 former Kentucky Wildcats on NBA rosters logged in-game minutes this past weekend, though it was the stars of the 2009-10 Southeastern Conference champions who once again shone the brightest.   Washington Wizards PG John Wall posted back-to-back double-doubles on Friday and Saturday evening, though neither effort was enough to halt…

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December 15, 2013

Eric Bledsoe Says No to Cousins

Wilder Treadway 12:00pm December 15, 2013 12/15/13

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It’s Wildcat on Wildcat crime. Former teammates Eric Bledsoe and Demarcus Cousins squared Friday night as the Suns beat the Kings, but how about 6’1 Eric Bledsoe soaring to block a shot from 6’11 Cousins. Gotta love these guys. @WilderTreadKSR

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December 13, 2013

ESPN names Anthony Davis the best NBA player under 25

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 10:30am December 13, 2013 12/13/13

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We all knew Anthony Davis was good, but I think it’s safe to say that his first few years in the NBA have surpassed even our high expectations. The folks over at ESPN Insider ranked the top NBA players under 25, and Davis came in at #1. David Thorpe, Kevin Pelton and Amin Elhassan broke…

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December 12, 2013

John Wall stops by the NBA on TNT set

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 9:04pm December 12, 2013 12/12/13

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John Wall stopped by the NBA on TNT set to hang out with the guys and give his take on tonight’s game. Check out this candid and marvel at Shaq’s shiny suit. Even John Wall has to put on makeup:

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Rondo No. 6 in NBA Eastern Conference backcourt All-Star voting without playing a game

Connor Link 4:00pm December 12, 2013 12/12/13 Comments Disabled

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  First return results of the 2014 NBA All-Star game ballot are in, revealing former Kentucky Wildcat and current Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo currently sits at No. 6 in All-Star fan votes among Eastern Conference backcourt players. Normally, this wouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone who has seen the Louisville native slice…

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Your NBA All-Star Voting Update

Drew Franklin 2:00pm December 12, 2013 12/12/13

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The first returns from the 2014 NBA All-Star voting are out and Anthony Davis leads all former UK players in votes with 149,579, good enough for sixth place in the West frontcourt. Davis trails Kevin Durant, Dwight Howard, Blake Griffin, Kevin Love and Tim Duncan; DeMarcus Cousins is way down in 12th with 60,923 votes.…

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