Author Archives: Anthony Vicars

Born and raised in Jenkins, KY, I met my first UofL fan at the age of 23. It's been all downhill from there.

Julius Randle Is Asked If Kentucky Can Beat The Lakers

*+-Julius Randle was a guest on Sports Nation where he was asked. Would the 2015 CATS beat the Lakers? This is how it went down. Michelle Beadle: Was there ever a shot this Kentucky team could beat the Lakers… Randle: Could they beat the Lakers? Beadle: …this season? Randle: Absolutely. ...

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Cheick Diallo Jordan Brand Classic Postgame

*+-With seven players headed for the NBA Draft, UK will need to make a move on a big man. Cheick was the Nike Hoops summit player of the game and he wrapped up another impressive performance in the Jordan game last night. According to ESPN, Cheick does have an offer ...

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Brandon Ingram Hosting Kentucky and Duke Later This Evening

*+-Brandon Ingram is the #11 player in the Class of 2015 according to the 247Sports Composite Rankings. Later this month he’ll make his college decision. He stated last weekend at the Nike Hoop Summit that Duke, Kentucky, Kansas and North Carolina were his favorite schools. 24/7 Sports is reports Ingram ...

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Charles Barkley Rants About Watching Bad Basketball

*+-I don’t blame our guys for leaving or anyone for that matter, but I have to agree with Sir Charles on the “bad basketball” part. Not agreeing with the “greedy pigs” statement. Here’s what Barkley had to say. “Some of these guys, stay in school man. You guys ain’t ready ...

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Nerlens Noel The NBA Rookie of The Year?

*+-Nerlens Noel is making a push for Rookie of the Year.  How exciting is that?  I thought he would do well, but he definitely has surprised me. He’s on one of the worst teams in the NBA but he finds a way to grind it out and make his team ...

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Is Skal Labissiere The Next Anthony Davis?

*+-Is that possible? I consider Anthony Davis one of those once in a generation type of players. Is it really possible for UK to have another, Anthony Davis? Well, one NBA GM thinks so. Here’s a quote form an ESPN Insider article where an NBA GM said the following: “He ...

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NBA Chooses Pepsi Over Coke And Eric Bledsoe Celebrates

*+-For Diet Dew fans, we’re happy to hear anytime Diet Coke gets trumped! Not too mention Eric Bledsoe is pretty excited. “We’ve really admired the marketing that Mountain Dew has undertaken,” said Emilio Collins, NBA’s executive vice president of global marketing partnerships, in an interview. He said the brand is ...

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Randall Cobb Visits John Wall

*+-Over the weekend, Randall Cobb paid John Wall a visit while he was in town for training. Cobb was asked about his time at KY and who had the better career, Wall or himself. Hmm.. that’s a tough one.  I know the football team struggled, but on the endearing top ...

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NSP #5: Matt May, Masters, And NBA Draft CATS

*+-This week we interview Keeneland Media Relations Manager Matt May, give our thoughts on the Football open practice, the Masters, and the Wildcat Draft hopefuls! Over the next week we’ll add the first four podcast and be available on iTunes.  So stay tuned!

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Barry Rohrssen Will Join Chris Mullin At St. Johns

*+-I’m sure there’s a more official statement coming from UK, but this is pretty official.  It’s over for Slice.   “Yes, it’s done,” one source told “He’s in New York now. Will be announced this week.” Rohrssen, a Brooklyn native who still keeps an apartment in Riverdale, is close ...

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A Season To Salute Caricature Drawing

*+-For those of us growing up in the late 80’s, early 90’s, you may remember the caricature drawings of the Dream Team. I guess our kids will always have this. I have to admit, I feel a little ripped off..

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Karl Towns In Nicholasville Today

*+-This could be your only chance to meet Karl (and Karlito) before he becomes a top five draft pick. Get in the car and drive to Nicholasville. After all, when’s the last time you’ve been to Red Robin? Had a great time in Elizabethtown at Towne Mall. Catch me tomorrow, ...

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The Harrison’s Are Passing Out Hugs

*+-It’s Monday and who needs a hug? The Harrison Twins are also on tour and will continue to be over the coming weeks. And who knows, maybe you’ll get a hug. No caption needed A photo posted by Andrew Harrison (@drewroc5) on Apr 12, 2015 at 10:49am PDT

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