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June 3, 2020

SI.com predicts all 60 picks in new NBA mock draft

Drew Franklin 6:00pm June 3, 2020 6/3/20

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Jeremy Woo over at SI.com released a new NBA mock draft Wednesday afternoon with predictions for all 60 picks in this year’s NBA draft, whenever that is. The website waited almost two whole months before releasing a new mock draft, and today we now know what Woo sees for the NBA hopefuls in this year’s…

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May 19, 2020

The Ringer’s NBA mock draft is out and Maxey is in the top 10

Drew Franklin 12:00pm May 19, 2020 5/19/20 Comments Disabled

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Tyrese Maxey’s stock has slipped in some NBA draft projections, but the Ringer still thinks highly of the former Kentucky guard. In the Ringer’s new mock draft, draft analyst Kevin O’Connor lists Maxey as the eighth overall pick to the Charlotte Hornets. “Shot maker with a knack for making clutch plays on offense and defense;…

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May 17, 2020

Bleacher Report’s NBA Fantasy Draft had three Wildcats selected

Zack Geoghegan 8:15pm May 17, 2020 5/17/20 Comments Disabled

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If media members were allowed to run the NBA for one week, it would look a lot like this madness. Over at Bleacher Report, their NBA department dove deep into their bag of quarantine ideas and came away with a full-blown fantasy league. 30 B/R employees chose 30 different NBA franchises with one week leading up…

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May 16, 2020

Tyrese Maxey: “Going to Kentucky, I feel like it’s a brotherhood. … I loved every bit of it.”

Jack Pilgrim 11:30pm May 16, 2020 5/16/20

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Former Kentucky guards Tyrese Maxey and Immanuel Quickley may be preparing for the NBA Draft and looking ahead to the next chapter of their lives, but that’s not stopping them from reminiscing about their time in Lexington. In a one-on-one interview between the dynamic guard duo on Instagram Live this week, Maxey and Quickley discussed…

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Maxey and Quickley discuss Kentucky brotherhood, preparing for the NBA Draft

Jack Pilgrim 10:00pm May 16, 2020 5/16/20 Comments Disabled

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In his time at Kentucky, former guard Tyrese Maxey was a media favorite thanks to his bright personality and insightful responses following games and during mid-week media opportunities. Quarantined at his home during the coronavirus pandemic, Maxey switched roles for a change, taking a shot at conducting his own interview with his former teammate and…

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May 15, 2020

Immanuel Quickley will sign with Roc Nation Sports

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 9:30am May 15, 2020 5/15/20

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Immanuel Quickley is now part of the Roc family. This morning, Quickley announced he will be signing with Roc Nation Sports, Jay-Z’s agency, which also represents fellow former Cats PJ Washington, Willie Cauley-Stein, and James Young, along with NBA stars like Kevin Durant, Rudy Gay, and Kyrie Irving. Proud to say I will be signing…

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April 29, 2020

Only three of Kentucky’s five NBA Draft prospects included in new mock draft

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 11:30am April 29, 2020 4/29/20

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This morning, Sam Vecenie released his latest mock draft for The Athletic, and only three of the five Kentucky Wildcats who declared for the draft are included. Vecenie projects Tyrese Maxey to the Portland Trail Blazers at No. 14, Immanuel Quickley to the Sacramento Kings at No. 43, and Nick Richards to the New Orleans…

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April 26, 2020

What a Keion Brooks Sophomore Leap Will Look Like

Brandon Ramsey 6:00pm April 26, 2020 4/26/20

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It is no secret that Kentucky will be a young team next season.  With five players deciding to take their talents to professional basketball, along with Nate Sestina obviously moving on, the lack of veteran leadership is inevitable.  Creighton graduate transfer Davion Mintz will provide some experience in the backcourt, but after missing out on…

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April 21, 2020

BBN Jam Sweet 16: (1996) Anderson & Walker vs. (2020) Quickley & Richards

Nick Roush 10:30am April 21, 2020 4/21/20 Comments Disabled

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It’s going to take a lot of Big Nick Energy for the 2020 Kentucky Wildcats to take down the 1996 team and advance to the finals of the Untouchables region. Nick Richards will have the help of SEC Player of the Year Immanuel Quickley when they go toe-to-toe with two underclassmen from Rick Pitino’s National…

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April 15, 2020

Immanuel Quickley wins UK’s NBA2K Tournament, challenges Devin Booker

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 10:00am April 15, 2020 4/15/20 Comments Disabled

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It’s not the championship Immanuel Quickley imagined winning this month, but it’s a title all the same. Last night, Quickley won UK’s Hoops at Home NBA2K Tournament, beating UK fan Scott Overbay in three games. Here are some “highlights”: [email protected]_GodSon sent him to the settings and won Game One of the #UKYHoopsAtHome @NBA2K Tournament Finals.…

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