Tag Archives: Shabazz Muhammad

Shabazz Muhammad gets the boot

In case you missed it, Shabazz Muhammad was booted from the NBA’s Rookie Transition Program for reportedly having a female in his room. Make up your own “scoring” joke. Ah, but if you remember, a similar expulsion happened to Kansas’ … Continue reading

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UCLA looking into Shabazz’s Gucci backpack

Update: UCLA says backpack-gate now closed. News out of Los Angeles is that UCLA officials are looking into the Gucci backpack that Shabazz Muhammad was sporting during post-game interviews after the Bruins beat host Arizona on Thursday night. ESPN Los … Continue reading

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Shabazz doesn’t sizzle in debut, but that was expected

For his much-hyped and delayed college debut, surely Shabazz Muhammad would soar above the floor and throw down 30 or 40 points, give or take a bucket or few, leading the revived UCLA Bruins to a brutal beatdown of the … Continue reading

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Shabazz Muhammad awaiting word on injured shoulder

UCLA freshman Shabazz Muhammad injured his shoulder in practice on Wednesday and should receive results from an MRI this morning. The No. 1 prospect in the Class of 2012 is still being investigated by the NCAA and has not yet … Continue reading

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Heralded UCLA basketball signees still in limbo

John Calipari said last week, and the NCAA confirmed (sort of), that Kentucky’s prize signee Nerlens Noel was cleared to practice and compete, but UCLA is still waiting on those words with regards to its prized recruits. Shabazz Muhammad and … Continue reading

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Timing has changed for Shabazz Muhammad, John Wall

In many ways, the Shabazz Muhammad eligibility situation at UCLA is much like the eligibility situation John Wall faced when he enrolled at Kentucky in 2009. Both were highly-touted prospects at the top of their prep class. Both were investigated … Continue reading

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Report: Shabazz Muhammad suffers high-ankle sprain

Gary Parrish of CBS Sports reports that UCLA freshman Shabazz Muhammad, considered the nation’s top prep player last year, suffered a high-ankle sprain in his very first workout with the Bruins. UCLA coach Ben Howland told Parrish he expects both … Continue reading

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BBL: Noel gives Kentucky a shot at going back-to-back

I’ll admit I was a bit surprised when Nerlens Noel turned around on the set of ESPNU last night and there was a UK logo cut into the back of his now famous mane. The buzz leading up to the … Continue reading

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Liveblog: Muhammad and Noel announcements

We will be liveblogging the Shabazz Muhammad and Nerlens Noel announcements tonight. ESPNU is televising, starting at 7:30 p.m.

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Shabazz Muhammad: “Decision making time!!!”

Shabazz Muhammad tweeted out this picture via Instagram last night. You can watch Muhammad and Nerlens Noel announce their college picks tonight during a 7:30 recruiting special on ESPNU. Follow Shabazz on twitter.

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