Category Archives: NBA

Adam Silver says raising age limit a top priority

New NBA Commissioner Adam Silver tells Brian Windhorst of that he is not only in favor of increasing the league age limit from 19 to 20, he wants to make a top priority. Silver said the NBA’s Board of … Continue reading

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Rajon Rondo honored Boston Marathon bombing victims

Rajon Rondo used his shoes Wednesday to honor Boston Marathon bombing victims. Rajon Rondo wearing shoes to honor victims of the Boston Marathon bombing. Will donate to the One Fund afterwards. — Abby Chin (@tvabby) April 16, 2014

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Anthony Davis’ Kids Foot Locker commercial

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Officiating leads Big Blue Links for Friday

Big Blue Links for Friday: NCAA national coordinator of officials John Adams says officials are doing a good job with the new emphasis on certain rules, reports Matt Norlander of CBS Sports. “I’m pretty honest about stuff like this,” Adams … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links for UK versus U of L eve

Big Blue Links and notes for Friday: – Jerry Tipton writes on Julius Randle, saying the UK forward is well-armed for double duty vs. Louisville. Kenny Walker compares Randle to Tim Duncan. The mentioning of Duncan should evoke vivid memories … Continue reading

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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist thrilled to have hero now with Bobcats

Rick Bonnell of the Charlotte Observer reports that Michael Kidd-Gilchrist is thrilled to have his favorite player, another John Calipari alum, Memphis’ Chris Dougals-Roberts on the Charlotte Bobcats. In fact, Kidd-Gilchrist says he wore No. 14 at Kentucky for Calipari … Continue reading

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Some post-lunch links for Monday

Five post-lunch links: – Raymond Sanders has been suspended and will not play in UK’s season finale, reports Jennifer Smith of the H-L. Sanders has not been kicked off the team, however. -┬áKentucky moves to No. 3 in the latest … Continue reading

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Anthony Davis is off to a red-hot start

Former Kentucky center Anthony Davis, a second-year pro for the NBA’s New Orleans Pelicans, has rocketed out of the starting gate this 2013-14 season. Through three games, Davis is averaging 23.7 points and 12.3 rebounds. The 6-foot-10 power forward had … Continue reading

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BBL: DeMarcus Cousins helps Kings celebrate

A Big Blue Links this morning: DeMarcus Cousins and Kings get off to roaring start Missouri has its fingers crossed with regards to Devin Booker Alabama State wants to show it can play with the big boys Kentucky quarterback Jalen … Continue reading

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Brad Stevens has high praise for John Calipari, Rick Pitino

In an ESPN interview with Jeff Goodman, new Boston Celtics coach says that UK’s John Calipari and Louisville’s Rick Pitino are “two of the best coaches in our game, at any level.” Stevens also talks about Rajon Rondo and when … Continue reading

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