Former Kentucky star Anthony Davis started the new NBA season with a near triple double last night. Davis finished with 26 points, 17 rebounds and 9 blocks leading the Pelicans to 101-84 victory over Orlando. Video courtesy of the NBA.
UK players comprise 4.2 percent of the league LEXINGTON, Ky. – Nineteen former Kentucky Wildcats were on opening day NBA rosters, which were released league-wide Tuesday. Kentucky’s total former players in the league trump any other school in the country. UK’s longest tenured member in the NBA is Nazr Mohammed who enters his 17th season [...]
NBA basketball is back and several former Cats saw preseason action Monday. Check out some of the highlights: Julius Randle made his Lakers preseason debut finishing with 10 points, 8 rebounds, 1 assist and 1 block. Welcome to the NBA, Julius Randle. Welcome to Julius Randle, the NBA. http://t.co/4kBWVL1BnC — Not Jerry Tipton (@NotJerryTipton) October [...]
Anthony Davis and Darius Miller return to Kentucky tonight in the Pelicans’ preseason opener vs. Miami at the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville. Hear what he has to say about playing back in the state. [VIDEO] @AntDavis23 talks about playing in front of @KentuckyMBB fans in Louisville. Watch: http://t.co/mBuE1sM2ls pic.twitter.com/GsdumDMMe2 — New Orleans Pelicans (@PelicansNBA) [...]
Team USA won the gold medal game over Serbia 129-92 to take home the FIBA World Cup Championship. DeMarcus Cousins finished with 11 points, 9 rebounds and 2 blocks. Anthony Davis had 7 points, 1 rebound and 1 block. @boogiecousins con su medalla de oro. Enhorabuena campeón! @TeamCousins @SacramentoKings pic.twitter.com/4MS7zmJ23H — Sacramento Kings (@Kings_snba) September 14, [...]
Former Kentucky stars Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins along with former Morehead State standout Kenneth Faried help lead Team USA to a convincing 119-76 victory over Slovenia. Faried finished the game with 14 points and 10 rebounds. Anthony Davis had 13 points, 11 rebounds and 3 blocks while Cousins finished with 9 points, 5 rebounds, [...]