When NBA free agency started, former Kentucky Wildcats Darius Miller and Doron Lamb were without jobs after their respective teams let them go this offseason.
Good news for Darius, as the New Orleans Pelicans announced today that the team has re-signed Miller.
Originally drafted by New Orleans with the 46th overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft, the University of Kentucky product averaged...
Former Kentucky Wildcats small forward/shooting guard Darius Miller has been a free agent since the New Orleans Pelicans opted not to give him a qualifying offer. By not tendering his $1.15 million offer just ahead of the start of NBA free agency, Miller became a free agent for the first time in his NBA career, but he’s now back with the Pelicans.
Small forward Darius Miller...
Former Kentucky Wildcats small forward/shooting guard Darius Miller will not receive a qualifying offer of $1.15 million from the New Orleans Pelicans, making him an unrestricted free agent just ahead of the July 1st start of NBA free agency.
If the Pelicans would have extended Miller a $1.15 million qualifying offer, he would have become a restricted free agent and they could...
Today, the NBA Draft Blog Scouting Report looks at another Kentucky player, but this one is an oddity – he is a senior. Darius Miller got the chance to cap off his Wildcats career with a Championship, and while he was skilled, his experience has helped guide the flood of 1 and 2 year players the last couple of years. Miller has shown that he can do a lot of little things on the...
Losing his starting job hasn't kept Kentucky senior Darius Miller from providing the leadership that has kept the freshman-laden Wildcats on track for a national championship.
When the freshmen needed help finding their classes, Miller was there. When it was time to work out, Miller made sure everyone was on time. When he needed to sit for the good of the team, Miller took a...
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March 29, 2012
Kentucky's loss to Vanderbilt in the championship game of the SEC tournament didn't cost the Wildcats their top overall seed in the upcoming NCAA tourney, and it apparently didn't affect the Wildcats' confidence either.
"I think we're still confident in our ability," senior guard Darius Miller said after the Wildcats lost a six-point lead over the final...
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) -- Darius Miller came off the bench to score 19 points and Kentucky cruised in its first game since returning to No. 1 in the rankings, beating Georgia 57-44 on Tuesday night.
Miller, who had started eight of the previous nine games for the Wildcats (20-1, 6-0 Southeastern Conference), returned to the sixth-man role he had played earlier in the season. It didn&...
Darius Miller came off the bench to score 19 points and Kentucky cruised in its first game since returning to No. 1 in the rankings, beating Georgia 57-44 on Tuesday night.
Miller, who had started eight of the previous nine games for the Wildcats (20-1, 6-0 Southeastern Conference), returned to the sixth-man role he had played earlier in the season. It didn't really matter....
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January 24, 2012
Darius Miller made two free throws and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist added another in the final 20 seconds and No. 2 Kentucky beat Tennessee 65-62 on Saturday.
The Wildcats (17-1, 3-0 Southeastern Conference), who trailed by as many eight points in the second half, took a 62-54 lead with 53 seconds to go.
Tennessee's Skylar McBee hit a 3-pointer and after a timeout, Jeronne Maymon...
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January 14, 2012
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Earlier tonight, the #1 ranked Kentucky Wildcats of division one college basketball cruised to a victory over St. John's.
In the second half, Kentucky's Darius Miller threw down a vicious dunk off an alley-oop using one hand: