Kentucky and Mark Stoops have done it! They managed to land transfer Xavier Peters, from Florida State. Peters originally committed to Kentucky on July 4th, 2017. He then had an official visit in December of the same year. After an official visit with Florida State in January of 2018, Peters decided to decommit two days… Continue reading Kentucky Has Landed Former Four-Star Xavier Peters
The Jaden McDaniels recruitment has been up and down for Big Blue Nation. This looks to be a sign that we will all have an answer very soon. McDaniels’ trainer, Cartiea French-Toney, tweeted this hint that a decision could come soon: https://twitter.com/MrYeahIKnow/status/1128685289302396928?s=20 Will it be the Kentucky fans or Washington fans that unfollow McDaniels' trainer?… Continue reading Does This Mean Jaden McDaniels Will Announce Today?
Kentucky Athletics is putting together a bracket that consist of the best dunks in the Calipari era. https://twitter.com/kentuckymbb/status/1128705106772484096?s=21 Big Blue Nation will pick the field. To submit a dunk, tweet it out with the hashtag #CalDunks. I'm excited to see the field for this bracket. Willie Cauley-Stein will definitely have a couple entries in the… Continue reading Kentucky Basketball Best Dunks Bracket
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Sean Miller and the Arizona Wildcats will be adding Jemarl Baker to their roster. Evan Daniels has reported that Baker committed to Arizona this afternoon. Baker himself has confirmed it. https://twitter.com/jemarlbakerjr/status/1128449963489280000?s=21 Sean Miller has already managed to bring in the #2 recruiting class in the country, behind #1 Kentucky, plus now adds a quality transfer.… Continue reading Jemarl Baker Is Headed To Arizona
The odds for Michigan's next head coach have been set. Chris Beard is the favorite at +275. Rick Pitino follows at +475. As we learned with Brad Calipari's wardrobe this past season, Bovada will set odds on anything. Here's the top 15 odds: Chris Beard +275 Rick Pitino +475 Juwan Howard +500 Lavell Jordan +800… Continue reading Odds Have Been Set For Michigan’s Next Coach. Rick Pitino Is The Second Favorite
Kerry Blackshear is the highest ranked possible transfer on the market. However, it's being reported that he may leave his name in the NBA Draft. “Sources have told Rivals.com that Blackshear seems to be leaning toward keeping his name in the NBA Draft. While he may go undrafted, the feeling is that he would be… Continue reading REPORT: Kerry Blackshear Is Leaning Toward Remaining In The NBA Draft
The Jaden McDaniels updates keep coming in and it looks more and more like he will be choosing Washington over Kentucky. Recruiting guru, Evan Daniels, was on KSR today and said "If Jaden McDaniels had to pick today, I think he would pick Washington, but he's changed his mind before." Last night, recruiting expert Evan… Continue reading Jaden McDaniels Is Looking More Unlikely
If you've followed the Jaden McDaniels recruitment, then you've heard the numerous rumors that he has already signed his Letter of Intent. Jaden McDaniels says that the rumors are not true and he has not signed. Last night, recruiting expert Evan Daniels changed his pick for McDaniels from Kentucky to "undecided". Daniels said the battle… Continue reading Jaden McDaniels Answers The Rumors About His Signing
247 Sports recruiting expert, Evan Daniels, has changed his pick for Jaden McDaniels. Evan Daniels had picked Kentucky to land the top 10 prospect, but just changed his pick to "undecided". McDaniels ranks as the 8th overall prospect in the 2019 class. The forward is 6-foot-9 and 185lbs. McDaniels and Hampton are the only remaining… Continue reading Evan Daniels Changes His Pick For Jaden McDaniels
Evan Daniels is the most reliable source there is for recruiting information. I hate it but I have to believe him when he says this: https://twitter.com/evandaniels/status/1128085327028084737?s=21 Last Tuesday, Evan Daniels submitted his pick for Kansas as the destination for Hampton. Daniels said that Memphis was knocked out of contention after landing Boogie Ellis. On the… Continue reading Recruiting Guru, Evan Daniels, Doesn’t Think RJ Hampton Is Coming To Kentucky
Dan Issel, president of NBA2LOU, brought together a pretty impressive crowd to support his groups push to bring the NBA to Louisville. Rick Bozich reported that the attendance included: Rodney McCray, Tubby Smith, Art and Valerie Still, Joe Jacoby, Mark Clayton, Tim Couch, Chris McCarron, Will Perdue, Artis Gilmore, Louie Dampier, Paul Hornung, Kym Hampton,… Continue reading Some Big Names Support Bringing The NBA To Louisville
Is the official Kentucky Basketball Twitter account confirming all of the rumors? Everyone and their uncle on Twitter are tweeting that their uncle's-cousin's-grandpa's-baby momma told them Jaden McDaniels has already signed his Letter of Intent with Kentucky. Then the Kentucky Basketball account posted this: https://twitter.com/kentuckymbb/status/1127964097537085440?s=21 The recruiting experts are picking Kentucky. I think this is… Continue reading Is Kentucky Hinting That We Landed A Top 10 Recruit?
After playing just one game with the Florida State Seminoles, Xavier Peters has entered the transfer portal. https://twitter.com/cfbtalkdaily/status/1128030768473702405?s=21 Peters committed to Kentucky on July 4th, 2017. He then had an official visit in December of the same year. After an official visit with Florida State in January of 2018, Peters decided to decommit two days… Continue reading Former Four-Star Kentucky Commit Is Transferring From Florida State
Kentucky has filled the void left by Gunnar Hoak. Kentucky has landed graduate transfer Sawyer Smith. Sawyer Smith played for Neal Brown's Troy team last year, leading them to 10 wins. Smith completed 62.9 percent of his passes for 1,669 yards and 14 touchdowns. https://twitter.com/smittyyy22/status/1127969474555076608?s=21 Smith will be competing with Terry Wilson for the starting job.… Continue reading Kentucky Gets Graduate-Transfer QB
The NBA Draft is approaching and the mock drafts continue to be updated. The NBA Draft Combine begins Wednesday. Tyler Herro, Keldon Johnson, and PJ Washington were among the 66 draft prospect invited. ESPN's Jonathon Givony has published his latest mock draft. Here's where he has the three Wildcats predicted: • 12. Charlotte: PJ Washington… Continue reading ESPN’s Latest Mock Draft And Where Kentucky’s Players Are Predicted
The NBA is full of former Kentucky Wildcats. We have had the chance to watch them shine throughout the playoffs. Jamal Murray's playoff run ended as Denver lost to Portland, but he had some big games along the way. Every team remaining in the NBA Conference Finals, have at least one Kentucky Wildcat on the… Continue reading All Four NBA Conference Final Teams Have At Least One Former Kentucky Wildcat
In the latest episode of the Joined Rivals podcast, we discuss the latest recruiting news, who Kentucky football can land, the proposed NCAA rule changes, recruiting rankings, and more! You can listen here on the website, subscribe on iTunes HERE, or subscribe on Google Play HERE.
This isn't what I expected, ever. John Beilein is Michigan and Michigan is John Beilein. According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, Michigan’s John Beilein has agreed to a five-year deal to become coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers. Beilein has spent the last twelve seasons at Michigan. He has been to two Final Fours (2013,2018). I like… Continue reading Apparently Michigan Needs A Coach
No team was brought up more in the FBI trial than Arizona, but that doesn't seem to have impacted their ability to recruit. Jemarl Baker is looking at the Arizona Wildcats as his transfer destination. It makes sense, being that Baker is from California. https://twitter.com/mattgoazcats/status/1127624294467391488?s=21 Sean Miller for Arizona currently has the 2nd ranked recruiting… Continue reading Jemarl Baker Is Visiting Arizona