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John Calipari’s not going anywhere (not yet)

Here’s my take to this report that John Calipari might leave Kentucky to run the show in Sacramento. It’s not going to happen. Not this time. In fact, I’d totally dismiss Adrian Wojnarowski’s report for Yahoo Sports that the Kings … Continue reading

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John Calipari’s Facebook page is debating Confederate flag

There is quite the discussion taking place on John Calipari’s Facebook page. You may have heard that on the SEC summer basketball teleconference Monday morning, the Kentucky basketball coach was asked about the controversy over the Confederate flag. Caught off … 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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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: Camp and workout news

Big Blue Links for Thursday:

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Big Blue Links for June 3

Big Blue Links for Wednesday: Kentucky 2016 commitment¬†Tai Wynard might be ready to join the Cats a year early, reports Ben Roberts of the Herald-Leader.¬†“It’s become more of a possibility for me now,” Wynyard said of a possible December enrollment. … Continue reading

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Kentucky close to new deal with John Calipari

Word Tuesday night is that UK and John Calipari are close to extending the basketball coach’s current contract another year at $8 million through 2022. Calipari is scheduled to earn a $1.6 million longevity bonus on July 1. The new … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links: UK baseball faces No. 2 Louisville

Big Blue Links for Wednesday: Kentucky baseball hosts No. 2 Louisville on Wednesday night at Cliff Hagan Stadium. The Cats lost a 2-1 heartbreaker in 10 innings at U of L last week. A win over the Cardinals would certainly … Continue reading

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John Calipari: ‘We may never platoon again’

With Kentucky unexpectedly losing out on some top previously undecided recruits of late, one of the most discussed topics is whether the platoon system used last season hurt the Cats in recruiting. John Calipari doesn’t address that subject directly, but … Continue reading

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Reports: John Calipari makes Hall of Fame

INDIANAPOLIS — Several news outlets are reporting that Kentucky coach John Calipari has received enough votes to be inducted into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame. ESPN reported that Calipari received the necessary votes and will be among those announced … Continue reading

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