Good morning everyone! The sport’s world is patiently waiting for the NBA Finals to start and with both UK baseball and softball done for the season we are left without a ton of day-to-day news. Let’s just go ahead and jump in the Saturday Morning Links.
The Chicago Bulls parted ways with Tom Thibodeau after 5 years as their head coach. No, John Calipari is not going to the Windy City, but Iowa State coach Fred Hoiberg seems to be the most likely candidate to take over for Thibs.
Despite recent controversy regarding corruption in FIFA, Sepp Blatter was named President for a 5th term. Surely you have already seen the viral video of his acceptance speech, but if not please go watch it and make your day. “I am now the President of everybody.”
Check out this Q&A with new UK Assistant Tony Barbee in the Courier-Journal. Lots of interesting conversation in there.
The Orlando Magic introduced Scott Skiles as their new Head Coach. Skiles spent half of his playing career in Orlando and is making his 5th stop in the NBA. He holds a 443-433 record in 10 seasons on the sidelines.
That is it for now. I will be here bringing you UK news all morning and afternoon. Have a great Saturday!