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If you thought the Celtics interviewing Cody Zeller was interesting, considering he should be off the draft board by the time the Celtics pick at #16, how about the report that projected #1 pick and Boston native Nerlens Noel has interviewed with the Celtics?
The former Kentucky freshman did measure 6-10 in socks and 6-11 1/2 in shoes with...
Nerlens Noel underwent surgery on his ACL on Feb. 12 in a procedure performed by Dr. James Andrews.
"There is a trust level when the NBA talks to Dr. Andrews," John Calipari said. "Jon Hood had his surgery here [in Kentucky] and it all went well. But we didn't want the NBA to have any questions. He's going to be fine. He's ahead of schedule. When you have...
As the former star of the Kentuckybasketball team and a prospective lottery pick in this summer's NBA Draft, Nerlens Noel is kind of a big deal in the Bluegrass State. So it's no surprise that he was out walking the red carpet at Saturday evening's Kentucky Derby.
His guest at Churchill Downs, however, was somewhat lesser known, but by no means less important -- especially...
Kentucky Wildcats freshman sensation Nerlens Noel was in attendance at the Kentucky Derby this weekend and a special guest with him.
Noel who is currently rehabbing his torn ACL, took time out from his busy schedule to bring 7-year-old Leukemia patient Kelly Melton with him to Louisville so he could take in all the festivities.
Melton was recently released from the hospital, and...
Former Kentucky star Nerlens Noel attended the Kentucky Derby on Saturday, and he brought with him a special guest. Noel has developed a relationship with a 7-year-old boy named Kelly Melton, who is currently battling leukemia. Melton was recently released from the hospital, so Noel asked him if he would like to accompany him to the biggest horse race of the year.
“I brought Kelly...
Kentucky forward Nerlens Noel will enter the NBA draft as he continues recovering from a torn ACL.
The 6-foot-10 freshman is projected to be a lottery pick despite sustaining his season-ending knee injury on Feb. 12. He led the nation with 4.4 blocks per game, and averaged 10.5 points and 9.5 rebounds.
Noel also had 50 steals for Kentucky (21-12), earning Southeastern Conference...
Via AP on Fox
April 15, 2013
Nerlens Noel, one of Kentucky’s most prized recruits from a year ago, has just declared that he will be leaving the Wildcats for the NBA Draft. More to come.
Noel: “I have loved my time at Kentucky, but I feel that I’m ready to take the next step to the NBA.”
— Kentucky Athletics(@UKAthleticsNews) April 15, 2013
Noel: “I’ve learned so much here at UK and am thankful...
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Kentucky Wildcats freshman forward Nerlens Noel injured his knee and had to be carried off the court by his teammates in the second half of Tuesday night's college basketball game against the Florida Gators. With just over eight minutes left in the second half, Noel chased down Florida guard Mike Rosario from behind on a fast break and jumped up in the air to block Rosario&...