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BBL: UK football deep in celebrities, thin on receivers

Big Blue Links for Thursday: Kentucky is running low on wide receivers, which is not good when you run an Air Raid offense. There were several celebrity sightings¬†Wednesday at UK’s football practice. A determined Bud Dupree wants to have a … Continue reading

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Two down, many more NBA decisions to go

James Young to the NBA was almost a dead-solid certainty. Kentucky announced Thursday afternoon that the freshman guard will put his name in the draft. The Michigan native is the first Cat to make it official. Expect Julius Randle to … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links for April 17

Big Blue Links for Thursday: The big Kentucky football news from Wednesday concerned Jalen Whitlow’s transfer after the quarterback was asked to move to wide receiver.¬†”He’s talented and he does have the skill set to run the football, and throw … Continue reading

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Video: Alex Poythress says knee is fine

ARLINGTON, Tex. — In the open Kentucky locker room today, Alex Poythress said his knee will be fine for Monday night’s championship game against UConn. Poythress tweaked the knee at the bottom of the dogpile after UK beat Wisconsin 74-73 … Continue reading

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Some early thoughts on Kentucky-Georgia

ATLANTA — Some morning-after notes as Kentucky celebrates its impressive 85-67 win over LSU last night and prepares to play Georgia in today’s 3:30 p.m. semifinal. – Kentucky gets a Georgia team that beat Ole Miss 75-73 in the late … Continue reading

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Videos: Kentucky players talk about home loss

Kentucky players after tonight’s loss. Click here if you are unable to see the videos.

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BBL: And we’ll have fun, fun, fun

Big Blue Links for Thursday: Kentucky and Arkansas will fill Rupp Arena with positive energy tonight, says Jerry Tipton of the Herald-Leader. Arkansas confident it can win anywhere, reports Robbie Neiswanger of the Arkansas News. Kentucky players can picture a … Continue reading

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Three Cats who need to get back on track

As Kentucky tries to shake off Saturday’s loss to third-ranked Florida and heads to Oxford, Mississippi to meet the Fighting Marshall Hendersons at the Tad Pad, here are three Cats that need to get back on track. Willie Cauley-Stein: UK’s … Continue reading

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A three-spot from UK’s Ole Miss preview

Three quick notes from Monday’s UK basketball media opp previewing Tuesday’s game with Ole Miss. 1. Defense. After the five-point win at Missouri, Kentucky’s emphasis is on defense. Two straight opponents have shot better than 50 percent against the Cats, … Continue reading

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Video: Alex Poythress says Cats need more pride

Before practice today, UK sophomore Alex Poythress was asked about the team’s chronic case of slow starts. The answer? Poythress said the Cats need to take more pride in their defense. (Note: We media-types interviewed Poythress before we found out … Continue reading

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