Author Archives: John Clay

SEC: Bo Pelini calls out Ole Miss recruiting

SEC links for Wednesday: Nebraska not happy with recruit’s flip to Ole Miss, reports Hugh Kellenberger of Clarion-Ledger. Clemson coach Dabo Swinney makes peace with Steve Spurrier, reports The State. Ron Higgins of NOLA.com says SEC ticket masters need to … Continue reading

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Pauley Pavilion is flooding

A water main break at UCLA has caused flooding at Pauley Pavilion. It's an ugly scene at UCLA, as a water main break has placed parts of the campus under water. http://t.co/3ML6qtkdLN pic.twitter.com/ov9bK8bfcl — NBC Sports (@NBCSports) July 30, 2014 … Continue reading

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Kevin Durant says Anthony Davis is “next in line”

The NBA’s current MVP said he knows the identity of a future MVP. When Anthony Davis sent Kevin Durant a congratulatory text message for winning the league’s highest individual honor, Durant replied with, “You on your way to get it.” … Continue reading

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John Calipari and his “non-negotiables”

CBS Sports Jon Rothstein wasn’t the only national media member to get some semi-exclusive access to the Kentucky basketball team on Monday. John Calipari’s old friend Mike DeCourcy of the Sporting News also got some face time with the UK … Continue reading

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Buy 3 Tom Jurich when you buy 1 Tim Couch

ESPN’s Brett McMurphy of ESPN tweeted this picture. No info on whereabouts of store. Store w/unique marketing plan, tries to get UL fans to buy UK Maker’s Mark bottle pic.twitter.com/KkDgP3LM9q — Brett McMurphy (@McMurphyESPN) July 29, 2014 Related: SEC East … Continue reading

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Video: James Young talks at Pro Camp

Former UK star James Young was at John Calipari’s Pro Camp and talked to the media this morning about the Boston Celtics, about the 2014-15 Cats and other subjects. Julius Randle was at the Pro Camp in Florence and unavailable … Continue reading

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BBL: Cordia slammed; Wah Wah Jones; Antonio Blakeney

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: KHSAA suspends Cordia’s boys basketball, coached by former UK player Rodrick Rhodes, for 2014-15 season, reports Mike Fields of Herald-Leader. Mark Story of the H-L on the mystique of Wah Wah Jones. Homegrown UK star … Continue reading

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SEC: Georgia making news off the field

SEC links for Tuesday: Georgia makes late 2014 addition, who just happens to be older brother of top Alabama recruit, reports Michael Carvell of the AJC. Georgia linebacker charged with DUI, reports Marc Weiszer of Athens Banner-Herald. Seth Emerson of … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Marty Brennaman!

The Reds may be struggling but they’re celebrating at GABP because Franchester Martin Brennaman turned 72 today.

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Coach K says Anthony Davis is his “main guy”

After Team USA camp practice today, coach Mike Krzyzewski had high praise for former UK center Anthony Davis. Coach K on USA's big-man rotation after Griffin & Love withdrew: "“Our main guy is Anthony Davis. (We will) see who else … Continue reading

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