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John Calipari Says the Harrison Twins Have Slimmed Down Considerably

Although the Harrison twins obviously played well during their freshman seasons, Andrew and Aaron have reportedly made huge strides this off-season in their conditioning. Kentucky head coach John Calipari took to Twitter on Wednesday to rave about the work his team has put in and specifically the progress the twins have made. Had individual meetings […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Tempur-Pedic Is Giving Out Free Mattresses And Pillows To Fans Camping Out For ‘Big Blue Madness’

As we noted yesterday, Kentucky fans who are looking to attend this year’s ‘Big Blue Madness’ celebration are already camping out for tickets, which will officially be distributed for free on a first-come first-serve basis this Saturday. Thursday, head coach John Calipari tweeted out some good news for a number of supporters waiting in line overnight. Tempur-Pedic is giving...
Via College Spun
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Photo: 5-Star Recruit Brandon Ingram Posts A Picture With John Calipari After An In-Home Visit

Brandon Ingram is ranked as one of the 20 best players in the 2015 recruiting class. The small forward is from Kinston, North Carolina, and is coveted by in-state powers Duke and UNC. In fact, every crystal ball submission on 247Sports predicts that he will become either a Tar Heel or a Blue Devil. Those two Tobacco Road fanbases can’t be thrilled about this picture, posted to...
Via College Spun
6 days ago  |  Discuss

John Calipari to hold combine-style practice for NBA execs

TweetJohn Calipari has secured a reputation of producing top NBA draft prospects at Kentucky. Now, the famed coach is set to take the bar up another notch. Per a report from Y! Sports Adrian Wojnarowski, Calipari is finalizing a deal to hold a combine-style, 2-day practice session geared at putting his players on display for NBA personnel. Calipari and his staff have been in contact...
Via Los That Sports Blog
8 days ago  |  Discuss

John Calipari to hold NBA Scouting Combine for Kentucky Wildcats

The Kentucky Wildcats will have a host of NBA Draft prospects on this year’s team. Leave to John Calipari to find a way to boost their stock even further before the season even begins. According to Yahoo Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski, Calipari will be holding an NBA Scouting Combine at UK for scouts and executives to come […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
8 days ago  |  Discuss

John Calipari Look Alike Is Trolling Louisville Fan At PJCS

If there is one game on the 2014 Louisville football schedule that you may have slightly lost interest in, it would have to be this past Saturday’s Murray State game. Blowout wins can be fun to a certain extent, but when it’s an FCS opponent, you know going into the game that it likely isn’t going to be competitive. If you’ve been to games at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium...
Via The Cardinal Connect
9 days ago  |  Discuss

John Calipari Set to Visit Malik Newman and Jaylen Brown on Tuesday

Tuesday, which marks the first day of the upcoming open recruiting period, will be a huge day for Kentucky’s basketball recruiting efforts as head coach John Calipari will be conducting in-home visits with both Malik Newman and Jaylen Brown. The two five-star prospects are likely the Cats’ two biggest remaining targets as the options on […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: The Kentucky Men’s Basketball Team Appears To Have New Uniforms

It appears that the Kentucky men’s basketball team has new uniforms for the upcoming season.  The Wildcats, the likely preseason No. 1 team in the country for 2014-15, are taking a team photograph today. The white uniforms Kentucky is wearing seem to have a new pattern on the shorts.  Check them out:  Our good friend Bill Gatton may be the most knowledge UK basketball fan there...
Via College Spun
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Calipari: I wouldn’t have gone to Cavs even for LeBron James

A little over two months ago, a report surfaced that indicated John Calipari was in “deep discussions” with the Cleveland Cavaliers before he finalized a new contract extension with Kentucky. That was before LeBron James shocked the world by announcing he was heading home to Cleveland. In hindsight, Calipari was probably using the Cavs and […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

John Calipari After Exhibition Win: “We Are Farther Along Than Any Team I’ve Had In A While”

John Calipari is clearly excited for this upcoming season. With so much talent returning from a team that went to the finals of the NCAA Tournament, and a number of blue chip freshmen coming in, its no wonder that he’s clearly more relaxed than normal this early in the year. After this afternoon’s blowout win over French pro club Champagne Châlons-Reims, Calipari took to Twitter...
Via College Spun
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss
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