| May 2, 2012
| 6:48 AM
One reason that it was easy to project that Kentucky might have a special team last season was the way the incoming freshmen players seemed to bond during the all-star circuit months before they got to Kentucky.
Anthony Davis, Marquis Teague and Michael...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 10:34 AM
The NBA Playoffs got off to an unfortunate start this weekend with major injuries to key players, including a torn ACL for last year’s MVP. Bulls superstar point guard Derrick Rose suffered a season-ending injury with 1:10 left in the fourth quarter...
| Apr 28, 2012
| 2:41 PM
John Gabriel was reading a magazine article when he noticed his ring finger quivering again.
The former general manager of the Magic can look back now with more whimsy than fear, recalling the moment when his life changed forever.
"Of all things,"...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 7:38 AM
When Kentucky landed Nerlens Noel to give it a dominating inside presence in its 2012 recruiting class to go with three November signees, it gave coach John Calipari another terrific recruiting class.
However, Calipari needs and wants more players after...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 8:27 AM
LEXINGTON — Considering the way Kentucky played during its national championship season, it was only fitting that the five starters all appeared together Tuesday to confirm the news everyone expected — they were all leaving UK¿early for the...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 8:23 AM
As he got ready to leave the podium after announcing he was leaving Kentucky after his freshman year to play in the NBA, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist stopped to give Kentucky coach John Calipari one more hug.
“I wanted to win this (national) title so much...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 5:31 AM
NBA draft analysts Matt Kamalsky and Ed Isaacson both agree on one thing — there’s no way Kentucky freshman Anthony Davis won’t be the first pick in the June draft.
"I have tried to come up with any scenario where Anthony Davis won't...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 7:43 AM
Former University of Kentucky coach Joe Hall led the Wildcats to the 1978 national championship and has watched many talented teams play during his time as a player, coach and fan. He thinks John Calipari’s team that just won the national title is...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 7:50 AM
If there’s one thing that coach John Calipari — and Kentucky fans — have to already know about Nerlens Noel is that he is fearless. Has to be. How else could he not be afraid to follow in the footsteps of Anthony Davis?
The 6-11 Noel,...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 8:10 AM
Nerlens Noel has been touted as a better high school shot-blocker than Anthony Davis, who led the nation in blocked shots as a freshman on Kentucky’s national championship team.
However, the 6-foot-11 Noel has already scored his first points with...
| Apr 7, 2012
| 9:21 PM
ESPN recruiting director Paul Biancardi says he’ll know where top recruits Nerlens Noel and Shabazz Muhammad are going to play college basketball at the same time everyone else does — when they announce their choice Wednesday night on ESPNU....