| Jun 28, 2012
| 4:32 PM
The 2012 NBA Draft takes place tonight at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J., as teams stock up with young talent. ESPN has live coverage of the Draft beginning at 7pm ET. NBA TV has pre-Draft coverage beginning at 5:30pm ET, as well as analysis...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Say what you will about John Calipari. Call him a sleaze-bag (he's been called worse) for his recruiting methods. Rip him for the vacated seasons and Final Four appearances at Massachusetts and Memphis when players and agents did questionable things on...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 6:29 PM
NEW ORLEANS — It’s hard to pick out exactly what was the best part of Kentucky’s postgame celebration Monday after the Wildcats won the national championship.
Perhaps it was just watching the way the players interacted on the court from...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 6:27 AM
John Calipari did everything he could at the Final Four to make it clear he was happy at Kentucky and not interested in going to the NBA.
“The biggest takeaway (from the NBA) is they fired me. What I learned there was, in college it was always...
| Apr 7, 2012
| 9:03 PM
A game-by-game look at Kentucky’s 2011-12 national championship season, compiled by sports writer Mike Marsee:
Kentucky 108, Marist 58
Nov. 11 at Lexington
After winning two exhibitions by a combined 124 points, Kentucky kicked off the regular...
| 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....
| 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...
| Dec 24, 2011
| 1:51 PM
Maybe it’s the Christmas spirit that made my stop and ponder what it must be like to face the pressure that Kentucky basketball players face daily.
Granted, the Wildcats enjoy a lot of terrific fringe benefits, and being adored by the Big Blue...
| Dec 24, 2011
| 8:05 PM
Maybe it's the Christmas spirit that made my stop and ponder what it must be like to face the pressure that Kentucky basketball players face daily.
Granted, the Wildcats enjoy a lot of terrific fringe benefits, and being adored by the Big Blue Nation...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 8:27 AM
LEXINGTON — Eloy Vargas is realistic about what his role for No. 3 Kentucky has to be.
“I just try to go as hard as I can for as long as I can when I do get into a game,” said the senior backup center. “That is what I¿do. When...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 7:14 AM
LEXINGTON — No. 3 Kentucky faces No. 4 Louisville in a Bluegrass showdown Saturday, but UK coach John Calipari stressed Tuesday that his team is not overlooking tonight’s home game with Lamar.
“We haven’t talked about this...