The amount of talent Kentucky head basketball coach John Calipari brings through his program is no mystery, so it shouldn’t surprise you that NBA’s All-Star Weekend was packed full of former Wildcats. And when Karl-Anthony Towns won the Taco Bell Skills Challenge, it seemed like former Kentucky stars - DeMarcus Cousins, Anthony Davis, Devin Booker - came from all directions...
In 2010, the Kentucky Wildcats led by John Wall and Demarcus Cousins, squared off in Syracuse for the East Region title, and a chance at the Final Four. Kansas, the tournaments #1 overall seed, had been defeated the weekend before by Northern Iowa, and Kentucky had then assumed the overwhelming tournament favorite position. But in […]
It's a good time to represent Kentucky men's basketball, and for former Wildcats to share in the historic run that John Calipari's team is making. But forget all that. On Friday night, DeMarcus Cousins did Nerlens Noel dirty. Cousins matched his season high of 39 points and added a career-high 24 rebounds at Philadelphia, though Noel held his own with 16 and 12, and helped the 76ers...
Because the Boston Celtics have been able to get in the race for a playoff spot in the Eastern Conference, they’ve now become buyers ahead of the 2015 NBA trade deadline. According to NBA.com’s Sam Smith, the Celtics have shown interest in a pair of former Kentucky Wildcats in Enes Kanter and DeMarcus Cousins. Another Celtics’ […]
On Thursday, Kentucky head coach John Calipari previewed the Wildcats’ matchup with Alabama on Saturday. That was only the beginning though, as Calipari showed support for former Wildcats DeMarcus Cousins to be an NBA All-Star by wearing his signature headband: The things I do for my sons. Vote DeMarcus Cousins to the NBA All-Star Game. […]
Video: Louisville G Chris Jones With A Serious Flop vs. Kentucky, Former Wildcats’ Star DeMarcus Cousins Not Impressed
Academy Award winner Jennifer Lawrence is at the KFC Yum! Center for this afternoon’s Kentucky-Louisville game, but the most impressive actor in the building might be Cardinals’ guard Chris Jones. Early in the second half of the game between the No. 1 Wildcats and No. 4 Cardinals, Jones acted like he got hit in the mouth by Kentucky center Dakari Johnson’s elbow and a foul...
The list of people who think this year’s Kentucky men’s basketball team could beat the NBA’s Philadelphia 76ers is growing. On Wednesday, former Wildcats’ guard Eric Bledsoe, now of the Phoenix Suns, said he’d “definitely” take Kentucky in a seven-game series against the Sixers. “I think Philly would get probably, maybe one game. I know (Sixers fans) gonna be mad...
It got chippy during Team USA’s World Cup semifinal game against Lithuania, and former Kentucky Wildcats center DeMarcus Cousins was not going to be intimidated. Lithuania’s Jonas Valanciunas, who plays for the Toronto Raptors in the NBA, got his elbow up in Cousins’ face, and he almost snapped. This game was a seven point USA lead […]
Former Kentucky center DeMarcus Cousins has never been one to follow rules. So it’s no surprise that on his 2014 NCAA Tournament bracket, he picked Kentucky to win literally every game that will be played. Even the games the Wildcats aren’t supposed to be playing in. Just filled out my bracket! @marchmadness pic.twitter.com/ALzMBRMq9h — demarcus cousins (@boogiecousins) March...
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