Sindarius Thornwell and TeMarcus Blanton both underwent surgery this offseason.
The University of Kentucky has released the following statement from coach John Calipari: “For the 100th time, I have the best basketball coaching position in the world. I am not looking for any other coaching position. Since he bought the team, Vivek Ranadive and I have talked on and off about DeMarcus Cousins. Vivek has […]
Jahlil Okafor is the favorite to win NBA Rookie of the Year, according to Bovada. Okafor is currently at 7-2 odds win the award, followed by D’Angelo Russell at 4-1, with Karl-Anthony Towns and Emmanuel Mudiay going off at 7-1. The Knicks pick at No. 4 overall, Kristaps Porzingis, is 25-1 odds to win the […]
The Kentucky coach said he has no interest in leaving for the NBA.
Pop quiz: At what age did John Wooden call it a career? Don’t feel bad — I had to look this up myself. Answer: 64 years of age. Bo Ryan will coach his last game at age 68 after announcing that the 2015-2016 college basketball season will be his last. Show More Summary
University of Kentucky head coach John Calipari was quick to refute a published report Tuesday morning, denying that he has any conversations with the Sacramento Kings about taking over for The post John Calipari Denies Having Discussed Coaching Job WIth Kings appeared first on SLAMonline.
Calipari denies Kings rumors, will remain at UK
John Calipari has cemented the University of Kentucky as a perennial national title contender due to his status as college basketball's top recruiter, but the Sacramento Kings are reportedly trying to lure the 56-year-old head coachShow More Summary
Harry Giles and Jayson Tatum led the way for the Americans.
New Bracket Projection Coming There's no link here, but it's just a reminder that my next bracket projection will be posted this week at some point. It will be my second of the season. My first one was posted here.Bo Ryan Will CoachShow More Summary
Italian guard Federico Mussini committed to St. John’s on Monday. Mussini visited St. John’s in April following the Nike Hoop Summit, where he had 9 points and 3 assists when the World team beat the U.S. team., 103-101, in Portland, Ore., thanks to 30 points from Jamal Murray. “Federico is a crafty guard who will be an […]
Barnes taking Texas cheating probe in stride
Cal's name seems to always pop up in the NBA.
By JOSH NEWMAN More than a week after reclassifying to the Class of 2015 and taking an official visit to St. John’s, four-star small forward Maverick Rowan is down to three schools and will decide his destination in August. Speaking to Scout’s Evan Daniels at the inaugural Nike Basketball Academy in Santa Monica, Calif, Rowan […]
Looking ahead: Xavier Musketeers
It will be expanded into a full-length movie.
Duke basketball has put out some very cool hype videos lately. The one released today is titled “X’s and O’s” and doesn’t have anything to do with basketball strategy or playcalling. Instead, it focuses on the basic tenets of Mike Krzyzewski’s...Show More Summary
Yeah, this was awkward
Kentucky’s sophomore point guard Tyler Ulis is incredibly gifted, but his short stature (he’s listed at 5-foot-9) leaves most people assuming he can’t dunk a basketball. Those people would be wrong, apparently. Ulis posted this video...Show More Summary
It's fun to watch Tacko Fall dominate high school competition.