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
The former Kentucky Wildcat has signed a new deal and will remain with the New Orleans Pelicans. https://twitter.com/wojespn/status/1146426841651175425?s=21 Miller's deal is worth $14.25 million over two years, however the second year isn't guaranteed. Last season, Miller averaged 8.2 points, 2.1 assists, and 1.9 rebounds in his 25 minutes per game. Photo via @DMillerKY
The Golden State Warriors have reportedly signed former Kentucky Wildcat, Willie Cauley-Stein. Last week, Willie Cauley-Stein said he wanted to move on from the Sacramento Kings. Cauley-Stein averaged 11.9 points and 8.4 rebounds per game last season. It will be fun to watch another Kentucky player playing deep into the NBA Finals! Photo by Sactown… Continue reading Willie Cauley-Stein Will Be A Warrior
After being drafted in the first round of the NBA Draft by the Miami Heat, Tyler Herro is already showing them that he's a bucket. https://twitter.com/miamiheat/status/1145875115919515653?s=21 Herro had 18 points, including five three-pointers, in his NBA Summer League debut last night. Miami went on to beat the Lakers 106-79. Tyler Herro will take the floor… Continue reading Tyler Herro Was A Bucket Last Night
Enes Kanter will not return to Portland. He has agreed to a two-year, $10 Million deal with the Boston Celtics. https://twitter.com/shamscharania/status/1145758221782671360?s=21 Kanter averaged 13.1 points and 8.6 rebounds per game last season with the Trailblazers. The second year of Kanter's deal is a player option. This will allow him to enter free agency again is… Continue reading Enes Kanter Is Headed To Boston
The former Kentucky Wildcat has landed a maximum contract of $170 Million over five years to keep him in Denver, according to The Athletic's Shams Charania. The new deal makes Murray the highest paid Canadian athlete ever. Here's The breakdown over the five years: 2020/21 $29.25M 2021/22 $31.59M 2022/23 $33.93M 2023/24 $36.27M 2024/25 $36.61M There… Continue reading Jamal Murray Has Landed $170 Million Deal
The former Kentucky Wildcat has agreed to a deal that sends him to the New York Knicks. Julius Randle turned down his $9 million player option for the 2019-20 season with the New Orleans Pelicans. His new deal pays him over $20 million per year. https://twitter.com/wojespn/status/1145476068498989063?s=21 After averaging 21.4 points and 8.7 rebounds per game… Continue reading Julius Randle Has Signed To A New Team
The former Kentucky Wildcat has signed a new deal with the Oklahoma City Thunder. Last week, Nerlens Noel turned down his $1.9M player option for the 2019-20 season. Noel signed with the Thunder again, but was able to do it with a better contract. The terms haven't been released yet. Enes Kanter, Willie Cauley-Stein, and… Continue reading Nerlens Noel Signs New Deal