The Las Vegas NBA Summer League has ended for Tyler Herro and the Miami Heat. The Pelicans defeated the Heat 101-100 last night to move on to the semifinals. Tyler Herro held true to his nickname and was a 'bucket' throughout the NBA Summer League. In Las Vegas, Herro averaged 19.8 points, 4.5 rebounds, and… Continue reading VIDEO: Tyler Herro Averaged Over 19 Points Per Game In The Summer League
Anthony Davis will not wear No. 23 as originally expected. LeBron James gave up his number when Davis joined the Lakers. But now Nike is blocking that from happening. Nike says they have printed too many Lakers jerseys with James and No. 23 on them. Davis will instead wear No. 3.
DeMarcus Cousins' goal is to play all 82 games this season. "I'm working my tail off every single day. My quad is 100% healed. I'm building it up every day...I'm getting stronger. Getting in better shape. My plan is to come into camp in tiptop shape. My goal is to play 82 games this season."… Continue reading DeMarcus Cousins Says His Quad Is 100% Healed
Former Kentucky Wildcat, Trey Lyles, will become a San Antonio Spur. https://twitter.com/wojespn/status/1149462178052759554?s=21 Lyles has spent the last two NBA seasons with the Denver Nuggets, averaging 8.6 points per game last season in 17.5 minutes per game.
The Kentucky Wildcats chose the best way to make a Throwback Thursday post, fill it with Jared Lorenzen highlights. Check out the best 3 minute video you will see today: https://twitter.com/ukfootball/status/1149326886155145216?s=21 Photo via AOL
Tyler Herro has high praise for his former Kentucky Wildcats and coach Calipari. Today, Tyler Herro officially signed with the Miami Heat. Herro went from a four-star prospect to becoming a NBA Lottery pick, after just one season with Kentucky. Herro was projected to be a four-year player by the national media. He proved them… Continue reading Tyler Herro Says He “Made The Best Decision Ever” Going To Kentucky
Tyler Herro has now officially signed with the Miami Heat. https://twitter.com/raf_tyler/status/1149072803540262912?s=21 https://twitter.com/miamiheat/status/1149074703027527681?s=21 Herro signed a four-year deal worth $17.2 million. He’s scheduled to make: 2019-20 $3.64 million 2020-21 $3.82 million 2021-22 $4 million 2022-23 $5.7 million This could mean that Miami is less likely to trade Herro in a package for Russell Westbrook.
The former Kentucky Wildcat has been on fire in the NBA Summer League. https://twitter.com/nbatv/status/1148711562342834176?s=21 Herro scored 25 points, grabbed 7 rebounds, and dished out 5 assists in the 96-92 win over Orlando. The Heat have went 3-0 in the Las Vegas portion of the NBA Summer League. The Heat will play again tomorrow at 7… Continue reading Tyler Herro Drops Another 25 Points
As a Los Angeles Laker, DeMarcus Cousins, will return to No. 15, as he wore at Kentucky. Cousins wore No. 15 in high school, at Kentucky, and in his early years in the NBA with the Kings. With the Pelicans and Golden State Warriors, Cousins wore No. 0. The Los Angeles Lakers have become BBNBA.… Continue reading DeMarcus Cousins Will Wear His Kentucky Number Again
Former Kentucky Wildcat Doron Lamb is going to the Middle East to play for Darussafaka Istanbul. Last season, Lamb played in Greece, averaging 14.2 points, 2.8 rebounds and 2.5 assists. Lamb spent three seasons in the NBA. Two with Orlando and one with Milwaukee. He was selected in the second round of the 2012 NBA… Continue reading Doron Lamb Is Headed To Istanbul
The Basketball Tournament is set to begin on July 19. The teams began releasing their jersey designs today. Puma made the jerseys for the Bluegrass Boys: The Bluegrass boys have filled their roster for The Tournament with fan favorites. Mark Krebs- GM Wayne Turner- Coach Derek Willis Dominique Hawkins Josh Harrellson Kevin Galloway Marcus Lee… Continue reading Check Out The Bluegrass Boys Jersey
The former Kentucky Wildcat, Hamidou Diallo, reminded us last night why he is the NBA Dunk Contest Champion. https://twitter.com/okcthunder/status/1148316908405567489?s=21 Diallo finished the game with 14 points, 4 rebounds, and 1 assist in the 84-81 overtime win against the 76ers. Photo via USATS
The former Kentucky Wildcat, Mychal Mulder, had a moment last night that I bet he wishes he could take back. If he just could go back and decide not to slide in for the charge. https://twitter.com/pelicansnba/status/1148423449725034497?s=21 Can we just forget this ever happened to Mulder? Is Zion even the best dunker on the Pelicans? Mulder… Continue reading VIDEO: Mychal Mulder Gets Slammed On
When Shai Gilgeous-Alexander was traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder, I was concerned he wouldn't get the minutes or touches with Russell Westbrook as his teammate. Westbrook has now requested a trade and the Thunder are entertaining offers. https://twitter.com/shamscharania/status/1148287970509672448?s=21 The Kawhi-George deal caused the former Kentucky Wildcat Shai to get shipped to the Oklahoma City… Continue reading After New Developments, Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Could Shine With The Thunder
Keldon Johnson has bounced back after his 2 point performance Friday night. The former Kentucky Wildcat scored 19 points on 6-10 shooting today. Johnson added 4 rebounds and one assist in his 27 minutes as well. Johnson and the Spurs defeated PJ Washington's Charlotte Hornets, 106-96. PJ Washington did not play as he is sitting… Continue reading Keldon Johnson Bounces Back And Has Another Good Summer League Game
DeMarcus Cousins is taking a pay cut to join the Los Angeles Lakers. Cousins will get $3.5 Million for one year. https://twitter.com/wojespn/status/1147594055716614145?s=21 With the Warriors last season, Cousins was paid $5.3 Million. He was expected to be able to land a double-digit contract this off-season.
Anthony Davis' pitch to recruit DeMarcus Cousins wasn't some elaborate speech. They played together in New Orleans and already had a good relationship. It was simple. "Let’s win it all." The Lakers are loaded now with three former Kentucky Wildcats- Anthony Davis, Rajon Rondo, and DeMarcus Cousins.
Former Kentucky Wildcat, Rajon Rondo, will play along side Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins. https://twitter.com/wojespn/status/1147579959222898688?s=21 The Lakers have stacked up on former Kentucky Wildcats, for their attempt at a championship next season. How can we not be Laker fans now? Photo by USATS
DeMarcus Cousins has agreed to a one year deal with the Los Angeles Lakers. https://twitter.com/wojespn/status/1147575087140417536?s=21 Cousins will join fellow former Kentucky Wildcat Anthony Davis. He averaged 16.3 points and 8.2 rebounds per game last season. When healthier the year before, Cousins averaged 25.2 points and 12.9 rebounds per game.
Kawhi Leonard finally made his decision to go to Los Angeles, but not to the Lakers as expected. Leonard teamed up with Paul George to go to the Clippers. The trade caused former Kentucky Wildcat Shai Gilgeous-Alexander to get shipped to the Oklahoma City Thunder. I don't like the fit there for him with Russel… Continue reading Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Gets Traded In Kawhi Leonard and Paul George Deal