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Larry Brown Sports:
Rooting for injuries is never a classy thing to do, but it’s safe to say there are very few Louisville fans who are weeping over the fact that Kentucky has lost freshman Nerlens Noel for the remainder of the season. Noel, who was averaging over 10 points and nearly 10 rebounds per game, suffered a season-ending knee injury during a loss to Florida on Feb. 12. The Wildcats are now in danger of missing the NCAA tournament, which a cartoon in the Courier Journal reminded everyone of on Wednesday. Via The Cardinal Connect: Erin Calipari, the daughter of Kentucky coach John Calipari, was apparently offended by the drawing. She decided to come up with a cartoon of her own after seeing it, which she posted on Twitter: Just in case anyone didn’t get the entire joke, Erin clarified in a later tweet that the jersey she drew is No. 0 because the Cardinals can’t count past two. I must admit, Calipari’s response was pretty clever. Comments like this from Erin’s dad have shown us that there is...
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John Calipari's daughter, Erin, took a shot a Louisville fans in response to a cartoon about Nerlens Noel.
The above cartoon is from Erin Calipari, the daughter Kentucky’s basketball coach, and in response to a Courier-Journal cartoon as seen below. Erin Calipari tweeted out the drawing with the caption, “This would be my cartoon. #UL #BBN”
I know it’s in good nature, but I am not a big fan of The Courier-Journal taking a shot at Nerlens Noel, an 18-year-old, who is out for...
John Calipari and his Kentucky Wildcats suffered a monumental 30-point loss to the rival Tennessee Volunteers last Saturday. So, how did Coach Calipari whip his young Wildcats into shape for their next game against the Vanderbilt Commodores? Dodgeball.Yes, Coach Calipari had his team engaged in an organized dodgeball game between players and coaches on Tuesday night. On Wednesday...
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According to sources, ESPN reportedly does not intend to renew Bob Knight's contract following the conclusion of the college basketball season.
Kentucky Wildcats head coach John Calipari organized a dodgeball tournament to help ease the tension of the 'Cats abysmal basketball season.
Erin Calipari, the daughter of Kentucky head coach John, drew this cartoon and released it on Twitter in response to the Courier Journal's Nerlens Noel cartoon.
Kentucky Wildcats head basketball coach John Calipari took an unconventional approach to preaching team unity Tuesday. Calipari thought his team could benefit from a break from all the recent engulfing stress, so he decided to take them back to high school gym class with an old-fashioned game of dodgeball. The idea, though a bit cliché, was to remind his team to have fun, and...
Kentucky’s spirits were down after a 30-point blowout loss at Tennessee, the low point of which was... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
There can't be anything more basic when it comes to sports then remembering what it is you are doing--playing a game. What are games supposed to be? Fun.
After some harsh comments following the embarrassing effort against Tennessee head coach John Calipari needed to do something more than just apologize to the players that he will have to finish the season with.
via Kentucky Sports Radio:
Calipari called in to Andy Katz’s ESPNU show “Katz Korner” this afternoon to talk about the Cats, their postseason chances, and Nerlens Noel’s draft status. In the video above, Cal said that the Cats have to “take care of business and play” to make the Tournament, and for the first time, admits that he didn’t do the best job preparing them...
Kentucky point guard Ryan Harrow talks to media about asking head coach John Calipari to put him back in the starting lineup.
In this KentuckyScout video feature, UK coach John Calipari talks about the Wildcats attempting to bounce back from a 30-point loss at Tennessee without injured center Nerlens Noel.
The Vanderbilt Commodores get to play the role of spoiler on Wednesday night. How much Kevin Stallings would love it if his team kept the Kentucky Wildcats out of the NCAA tournament this season.
The Missouri Tigers are traveling to Kentucky to take on John Calipari's Wildcats on Saturday and I am excited to see how this one plays out in Saturday night in Rupp Arena.
Both teams are desperate for conference wins to build their cases for making the NCAA tournament this year. Kentucky's case, more so than Missouri's, considering their road thus far, is a bit more...
The Courier-Journal has published a very controversial cartoon resembling a Nerlens Noel x-ray and a witty response by a fellow doctor. While the cartoon has received mixed reviews, the majority of the responses have been negative. Most feel the cartoon is very insensitive to the devastating injury of Kentucky’s star player. Others feel that it is not that big of a deal. Blame...