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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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BBL: How they come up with Rupp Arena crowd numbers

Leading today’s Big Blue Links, Cat Scratches, the UK-produced sports blog, has an interesting post about how they come to the attendance number for basketball home games at Rupp Arena. It’s not counting people as they come through the turnstiles. … Continue reading

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BBL: Kentucky football makes “statement” in Ohio

Big Blue Links for Wednesday: – Mike Dyer of the Cincinnati Enquirer writes about Kentucky football’s impressive recruiting push into Ohio. He quotes Mike Porter of ScoutingOhio.com as saying “Kentucky has made a ‘statement’ this year recruiting Ohio. There is no … Continue reading

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BBL: UK football personnel moves continue

Big Blue Links for Thursday: – Another in the UK video profiles of the new football coaching staff. Above, Derrick Ansley follows Neal Brown, Bradley Dale Peveto and Jimmy Brumbaugh. – Alysee Shelton of the Herald-Leader reports that UK has … Continue reading

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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist’s huge night

In case you missed it, ex-UK star Michael Kidd-Gilchrist had a monster night on Saturday as the Charlotte Bobcats knocked off the visiting Dallas Mavericks 101-97 in overtime. MKG scored 25 points, grabbed 12 rebounds, blocked two shots and made … Continue reading

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After signings, a look at the NBA’s new rookie pay scale

With Anthony Davis and Terrence Jones signing their first pro contracts in the past couple of days, and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist having signed earlier this month, the question has arisen about the NBA’s new rookie pay scale. Here’s a chart outlining … Continue reading

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Pictures from Thursday night’s 2012 NBA Draft

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Draft analyst says Cavaliers should take Kidd-Gilchrist

Joe Kotch of probasketballdraft.com tells the Cleveland Plain-Dealer that the best fit for the Cleveland Cavaliers at No. 4 is one Michael Kidd-Gilchrist. That would unite the former Wildcat with Cleveland point guard Kyrie Irving. The two are former high … Continue reading

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Video: Kidd-Gilchrist, Bradley Beal talk John Wall

At their workouts for the Washington Wizards recently, Bradley Beal and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist were asked about John Wall. Hat tip All Ky Hoops.

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Vitale thinks Bobcats should take Thomas Robinson

Apparently, our friend Dick Vitale thinks that Charlotte should take Kansas’ Thomas Robinson over UK’s Michael Kidd-Gilchrist with that No. 2 pick in the NBA Draft.

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