Category Archives: UK basketball

Big Blue Links: Settling into their new homes

Big Blue Links for Saturday: Karl-Anthony Towns wants to give Minnesota his best, reports AP. “Towns and (Tyus) Jones join a roster that is suddenly smitten with Minnesota. Andrew Wiggins won rookie of the year honors last season and told … Continue reading

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Updating the John Calipari draft pick chart

Since John Calipari said that Thursday night’s NBA Draft was the official end of the season, let’s tally up the results over six years: A total of 25 draft picks, 19 first-round draft picks, four Final Fours, one national title.

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Aaron Harrison wasn’t alone

Here is a list of early entrants with college eligibility remaining who were not selected in the NBA Draft on Thursday night: Cliff Alexander, Kansas Brandon Ashley, Arizona Michael Frazier, Florida Aaron Harrison, Kentucky Jerome Hill, Gardner-Webb Vince Hunter, UTEP … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links: NBA Draft roundup

Big Blue Links for Friday: Karl-Anthony Towns is the overall No. 1 pick and four former Cats are taken in the top 13 of the 2015 NBA Draft, reports Jerry Tipton of the Herald-Leader from Brooklyn. Mark Story of the … Continue reading

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Reviewing John Calipari’s draft record at Kentucky

Heading into Thursday night’s NBA Draft, it seems a good time to review the record of the supreme ruler of the past five drafts.

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Big Blue Links: Jamal Murray saves the day

Just when you might have thought John Calipari had lost his magic touch and a certain someone was going to be an Oregon Duck, we bring you Big Blue Links for Thursday:

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Big Blue Links on eve of NBA Draft 2015

Big Blue Links for Wednesday:

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BBL: NBA Draft craziness; Joe Blanton, Trevor Gott shine

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: Just a couple of days away from the NBA Draft, we’ve now entered the crazy rumors and wild trades zone. Example, there are reports the Los Angeles Lakers are trying to put together a deal … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links for Monday

Big Blue Links for Monday: Vanderbilt and Virginia revved up for rare rematch, reports Adam Sparks of the Tennessean. The two teams start the championship series of the College World Series on Monday night in Omaha. Vanderbilt beat the Cavaliers … Continue reading

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BBL: J.B. Holmes three shots back at U.S. Open

Big Blue Links for Sunday: Eagle on 16 keeps J.B. Holmes in U.S. Open contention. [Herald-Leader] Analyst thinks Booker will be better shooter in NBA. [Jerry Tipton] Master Marketer Calipari tries another catch-phrase. [John Clay] Karl-Anthony Towns works out for … Continue reading

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