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John Calipari references Rick Pitino on post-game show

On his post-game radio show, John Calipari apparently talked about fan criticism, even joking that some Kentucky fans want Rick Pitino back.

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Rick Pitino on Kentucky one-and-done and platoons

ESPN’s Andy Katz talked to Louisville coach Rick Pitino about Kentucky’s one-and-done culture and John Calipari’s plan to use a platoon system.

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Louisville basketball freshman Shaqquan Aaron not yet eligible

The Courier-Journal reports that Louisville basketball freshman Shaqquan Aaron has not yet been cleared by the NCAA. Coach Rick Pitino acknowledged that during his radio show on Tuesday, and U of L sports information director Kenny Klein confirmed to the … Continue reading

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BBL: Televised practice and shoe companies

Big Blue Links for Friday: ESPN jumped at opportunity to televise Kentucky basketball practice, reports Jerry Tipton of Herald-Leader. Calipari makes sure recruits are watching, reports Tipton. Dominique Hawkins confident he fits, reports Tipton. Kentucky football now boasting one of … Continue reading

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BBL: Ohio State zeroes in on Damien Harris

Big Blue Links for Saturday: UK, Ohio State among finalists for Damien Harris, reports H-L’s Ben Roberts. Harris is Ohio State’s top 2015 target, says Al Wasserman of Plain-Dealer. Alex Montgomery, Jeff Badet battling injuries, reports Jennifer Smith of H-L. Mark … Continue reading

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BBL: John Calipari returns to find a happy sight

Got off the road, go to my office & find out I’ve got a full team doing what it does just about every night: playing pic.twitter.com/bQhunTKe4C — John Calipari (@UKCoachCalipari) July 20, 2014 Big Blue Links for Sunday: Sidelined by … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links for Thursday

Big Blue Links for Thursday: Inexperience a major hurdle for Kentucky football, reports Jennifer Smith of the Herald-Leader. Kemp, Timmons and Blue looking for a big Year 2, writes Kyle Tucker of the Courier-Journal. Banged-up Kentucky Travelers hope to outwork … 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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Big Blue Links for Sunday

Big Blue Links for Sunday: UK shoulders heavy load for promise of SEC Network riches, reports Jennifer Smith of Herald-Leader. Smith also reports that a month before launch major Kentucky providers are not on board with SEC Network. Brandon Ingram, … Continue reading

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BBL: John Calipari’s Breakout; Florida loves Mike Summers

Big Blue Links for Thursday: Florida praises former Kentucky offensive line coach Mike Summers, reports Zach Alboverdi of the Gainesville Sun. Kentucky football signee Mike Edwards injures shoulder, reports Ben Roberts of H-L. A class of 2016 Ohio standout has … Continue reading

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