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.
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Calipari Visiting Malik Monk Today

*+-It seems that Malik Monk will have a visitor today. You’ll see below that Arkansas is the current favorite, but UK has picked up momentum over the last few weeks. Malik is also an Archie Goodwin fan, so I think Cal has an advantage with proven success with Arkansas talent ...

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Commonwealth Stadium Renovations Wrapping Up

*+-We’ll need to get the trucks off the field by Sept. 5, but #TheNewCWS is coming along. A photo posted by UK Athletics (@ukathletics) on Apr 17, 2015 at 10:37am PDT A look at #TheNewCWS construction from the Mezzanine level. A photo posted by UK Athletics (@ukathletics) on Apr 17, ...

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Sports Marketing Company Launched By Sam Malone

*+-Sam Malone has started a sport marketing company and who can blame him. He’s played with more NBA players than anyone in the history of college basketball history. And of course, Malone makes the announcement as only Sam Malone can. pic.twitter.com/KDpQJShvxH — Sam Malone (@SamMaloneuk13) April 15, 2015 Merica and ...

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Kentucky Makes Ground On Cheick Diallo

*+-Cheik Diallo is quickly becoming this years Terrence Jones.  Will he land at Kentucky?  If you would have asked a week ago, everyone would have said “No”. Well, that may have changed. Diallo had Kansas and St. Johns in his top two. Combine that with “Slice” heading to St. Johns ...

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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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