Is it real?
Mark Stoops hasn’t even coached a game yet for the Kentucky Wildcats, yet people are already calling for his head.
Someone created a website dedicated to the “Stoops Curse” and put together a set of PDFs that lists everything that has gone “wrong” since Stoops’ hiring. The list includes references to Kentucky’s poor men’s basketball season, Louisville’s...
Getting old isn’t easy, and college basketball coaching legend Bob Knight gave us a small reminder of that during Thursday night’s game between Kentucky and Vanderbilt. With roughly 18 seconds remaining in the game and Kentucky up by three, Nerlens Noel converted a crucial floater to give the Wildcats a two-possession lead. However, replay showed that Noel did not get the shot...
(Eds: Updates.) By NOAH TRISTER AP Sports Writer Brandon Knight is already making an impression on a Detroit team eager for a fresh start.
''He's the future of this organization,'' Pistons forward Charlie Villanueva said at media day Wednesday.
Knight was taken with the eighth pick in this year's draft, and the 6-foot-3 point guard out of Kentucky is working...
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December 14, 2011
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- If his living situation is any indication, Pistons rookie Brandon Knight has his priorities in perfect order.
Knight has been spending so much time at the practice facility that he has had no time to even look for a place to live. Instead, he's shuttling from his hotel to the practice facility and back.
So it's not a surprise that new coach Lawrence...
Terrence Jones and top-ranked Kentucky have been playing games for three weeks. All Brandon Knight has been able to do is watch his friend and former teammate.
The NBA lockout put Knight's professional career on hold before it even began after he opted to become a one-and-done player for Kentucky. Jones could have opted for the draft, too, but stayed for his sophomore season...
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December 01, 2011
With the NBA lockout still going on, Brandon Knight found a new job on Tuesday.
Nursing a minor ankle sprain, Knight sat out of an exhibition game between former Kentucky and Western Kentucky players but ended up coaching his team.
''It was a really fun experience,'' said Knight, the eighth overall selection by the Detroit Pistons in the NBA draft. ''I had...