Found October 21, 2013 on The Cardinal Connect:
John Bazemore – American Standard Louisville junior guard Wayne Blackshear has had high expectations since arriving on campus. Unfortunately the Chicago native has had a tough road with two serious shoulder surgeries since 2011. Blackshear is finally 100% healthy, not only physically, but mentally as well. Rick Pitino has spoke very highly of Blackshear throughout the offseason and expects a solid season from the former McDonalds All American. The recent suspension of forward Chane Behanan will require the entire roster to step up in his absence, however Blackshear in particular is expected to fill Behanan’s void. Rick Pitino said during last week’s press conference that he’ll move Wayne to the power forward position while Behanan serves his suspension. At 6-foot-5, 230-poudnds, Blackshear isn’t your typical power forward. However, he’s more than confident at stepping up and playing whatever position the team needs him to. “Wherever they put me, I’m ready,” Blackshear said following...
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