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Big Blue Links: Every minute counts

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: Former Kentucky soccer star Arin Gilliland wants a shot at national team. Every minute counts in Commonwealth Stadium renovation. Freshmen play prominent roles on Kentucky football depth chart. UK quarterback target commits to Penn State. … Continue reading

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Rajon Rondo’s fallen star

UPDATE: Jason Jones of the Sacramento Bee tweets: “Jason Jones ‏@mr_jasonjones Rajon Rondo’s meeting with the Kings is over. He hasn’t agreed to a deal with the team yet.” There in Sacramento’s middle ring, under the big top, wait for … Continue reading

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Another year and no NBA rings for former Cats

Another NBA season has passed without a former University of Kentucky basketball player getting a ring. There were no former Cats on the rosters of either the champion Golden State Warriors or the runner-up Cleveland Cavaliers. In fact, even with 19 … Continue reading

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Sampling reaction to the Rajon Rondo trade

Some reactions from the interweb concerning the Boston Celtics trade of former UK star  Rajon Rondo to the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday: Zach Lowe of Grantland: “We know Rondo has an extra gear when he gives a crap. The Mavs … Continue reading

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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

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Big Blue Links for Tuesday

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: Kentucky quarterback Maxwell Smith is still questionable going into fall camp, reports Jennifer Smith of the Herald-Leader. Miles Simpson forced to give up football, reports Smith. Kentucky hoops legends give theories as to why state’s … Continue reading

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BBL: John Calipari talks tour; ESPN ranks coaches

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: Calipari discusses “challenging” foreign tour for ESPN interview Analyst says new UK women’s assistant a top recruiter Kentucky football targeting defensive end Darius Fullwood ESPN ranks college basketball coaches 26-to-50 with more to come No … Continue reading

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Rajon Rondo honored Boston Marathon bombing victims

Rajon Rondo used his shoes Wednesday to honor Boston Marathon bombing victims. Rajon Rondo wearing shoes to honor victims of the Boston Marathon bombing. Will donate to the One Fund afterwards. pic.twitter.com/AbBAXkihu8 — Abby Chin (@tvabby) April 16, 2014

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Officiating leads Big Blue Links for Friday

Big Blue Links for Friday: NCAA national coordinator of officials John Adams says officials are doing a good job with the new emphasis on certain rules, reports Matt Norlander of CBS Sports. “I’m pretty honest about stuff like this,” Adams … Continue reading

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Brad Stevens has high praise for John Calipari, Rick Pitino

In an ESPN interview with Jeff Goodman, new Boston Celtics coach says that UK’s John Calipari and Louisville’s Rick Pitino are “two of the best coaches in our game, at any level.” Stevens also talks about Rajon Rondo and when … Continue reading

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