Category Archives: NBA

John Wall blossoming into an NBA “superstar!”

It’s safe to say that this is John Wall’s breakthrough season in the NBA.

Posted in NBA | Tagged | Comments

Anthony Davis on cover of Sports Illustrated

This week's national cover: @AntDavis23: It's time to really fear the brow! pic.twitter.com/c71mYDHqwL — Sports Illustrated (@SInow) December 2, 2014

Posted in NBA, UK basketball | Tagged | Comments

More on Julius Randle’s broken leg

More on the awful news that Julius Randle, the former Kentucky forward, suffered a fractured tibia in his right leg Tuesday night during his NBA regular-season debut with the Los Angeles Lakers. Here’s Mike Bresnahan of the Los Angeles Times: Rookie Julius Randle … Continue reading

Posted in NBA, UK basketball | Tagged | Comments

Jeff Goodman: DeMarcus Cousins “complete knucklehead”

In an interview with CelticsBlog, ESPN’s Jeff Goodman explains why he doesn’t care much for Rajon Rondo and why he doesn’t think that DeMarcus Cousins has helped Rondo’s cause. Many are not enamored with Rondo. Sure, there are some who … Continue reading

Posted in NBA | Tagged , | Comments

Will DeMarcus Cousins’ injury crush his dream?

With DeMarcus Cousins hurting his knee in a Team USA practice on Thursday night in Chicago, you have to wonder about his chances of making the final cut before the U.S. opens play June 30 against Spain in the FIBA … Continue reading

Posted in NBA, UK basketball | Tagged , , , | Comments

Eric Bledsoe hanging out with LeBron James

LeBron James posted this on his Instagram account last night.

Posted in NBA | Tagged , | Comments

Coach K taking Mason Plumlee over DeMarcus Cousins?

Lots of controversy on the interwebs since ESPN’s Brian Windhorst took time away from his wall-to-wall LeBron James coverage to tweet that Team USA coach Mike Krzyzewski is leaning toward picking Mason Plumlee over DeMarcus Cousins for the upcoming games … Continue reading

Posted in NBA | Tagged , , | Comments

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

Posted in NBA | Tagged , | Comments

LeBron James’ son and AAU team tour UK

The Miami City Ballers, which includes LeBron James, Jr., son of LeBron James, is in town for an AAU basketball tournament at Kentucky Basketball Academy this weekend. The team’s coach has been posting pictures on his Instagram account of the … Continue reading

Posted in NBA, UK basketball | Tagged | Comments

Big Blue Links for Wednesday

Big Blue Links for Wednesday: Karl Towns named Gatorade Athlete of the Year, reports Ben Roberts of Next Cats. Kentucky football coaches grateful for head start with summer’s work, writes Jennifer Smith of Herald-Leader. My notes column leads with that … Continue reading

Posted in NBA, U of L sports, UK basketball, UK football | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Comments