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Kyle Wiltjer Adds to Messages for Alex Poythress

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While UK has not officially confirmed Alex Poythress suffered a knee injury, messages of support are starting to pour in from friends and teammates including Aaron Harrison and Brad Calipari. The latest to send his love to Poythress is former Kentucky teammate Kyle Wiltjer. Never is a good feeling when someone close to you gets hurt but know you’re going ...

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Kentucky Wide Receiver Out for Year with Knee Injury


There was a notable omission on Kentucky Football’s updated depth chart. Kentucky freshman wide receiver Dorian Baker was nowhere to be found. Mark Stoops was asked about Baker’s absence and he told the bad news. “Yeah, he got hurt last week, so he’s done for the year. He’s going to need surgery.” He went on to say it was a ...

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Julius Randle has Successful Surgery; Out for Season

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Julius Randle had successful surgery yesterday morning, but will be out for the season. Julius Randle underwent surgery this morning and is expected to make a full recovery from his broken leg. He won't return this season. — Mike Bresnahan (@Mike_Bresnahan) October 29, 2014 Here is hoping for a quick recovery!!

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Julius Randle Breaks Leg in NBA Debut

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Julius Randle broke his leg in the Los Angeles Lakers opening night game vs. the Houston Rockets last night. Lakers rookie forward Julius Randle, the team’s top draft choice in June, broke his right leg midway through the fourth quarter of Tuesday night’s 108-90 loss to the Houston Rockets. A broken leg sidelines rookie Julius Randle — and the Lakers’ ...

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James “Beetle” Bolden Injures Knee

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Anthony Wireman of Allkyhoops.com is reporting that Holmes star and West Virginia commit James “Beetle” Bolden has injured his knee. Holmes star James “Beetle” Bolden has apparently suffered a serious knee injury. I was told by a source tonight that he injured his knee. [adsenseyu3] Read “James “Beetle” Bolden Suffers Serious Knee Injury” by clicking here. Prayers for a great ...

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Braylon Heard and Javess Blue Injury Update


Mark Stoops gave a couple of updates on injuries to his Kentucky Football team as they prepare for the upcoming game with Florida. Stoops sounded like Braylon Heard could be a possibility, but it doesn’t sound good for wide receiver Javess Blue. Stoops said “We’ll see. Day‑to‑day right now. I don’t feel great about Blue.” He also updated the status ...

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Kentucky Football: Two Possibly Out for Ohio; One Out for Year


Mark Stoops announced today that 2 players are doubtful for Saturday’s game with Ohio and a linebacker is out for the season with shoulder surgery. Here are the quotes: On any changes to Braylon Heard’s status: “No. Like I said yesterday, he’s questionable. More than likely will not play. He tried to get out there today, run around a little ...

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Kentucky Football Loses Linebacker to Injury

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Jennifer Smith of Kentucky.com has reported that Kentucky Football’s Miles Simpson will not play this upcoming season due to injury. A nagging hip injury will end the backup linebacker’s career, UK confirmed Monday morning. “It’s disappointing,” UK defensive coordinator D.J. Eliot told the Herald-Leader. “He’s a great leader and a great player and I was looking forward to working with ...

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One Wildcat Already Injured

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It looks like a pickup basketball game has claimed its first injury. .@tulis3 has a right ankle sprain he injured in a pick-up game. He is wearing a boot for precautionary reasons. — Kentucky Basketball (@KentuckyMBB) June 19, 2014   [adsenseyu3] Let’s hope it is the last injury. It sounds like the sprained ankle shouldn’t affect Ulis’ availability for the ...

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Kentucky Football: Javess Blue Out 3 to 4 Months

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Kentucky Football Spring practice started over the weekend and Mark Stoops had a little bit of bad news for a returning wide receiver. Mark Stoops said today at UK spring practice that WR Javess Blue injured a shoulder and will miss 3-4 months due to surgery. — Jeff Drummond (@JDrumUK) March 31, 2014   [adsenseyu3] Blue had 43 receptions for ...

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Willie Cauley-Stein on Crutches during Warmups

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If you had any question if Willie Cauley-Stein was going to play, it has been cleared up rather quickly. Anyone wondering about Willie playing, he is on the court on crutches — Vaughts’ Views (@vaughtsviews) March 30, 2014 [adsenseyu3] Willie on crutches before UK-Michigan game. pic.twitter.com/X8nn4wJz6H — Darrell Bird (@DarrellBird) March 30, 2014

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Report: Willie Cauley-Stein Probably Done for the Year

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It doesn’t sound like good news for Willie Cauley-Stein’s chances at playing the rest of the season for the Kentucky Wildcats. Bad news – Willie Cauley Stein has a stress fracture in his ankle. — Ryan Lemond (@ryanlemond) March 30, 2014   [adsenseyu3] If Dakari Johnson steps up as he did vs. Louisville it will lessen the blow of Willie ...

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Andrew Harrison Plans to Play Today


Andrew Harrison had a terrible looking injury to his arm at the end of the Kansas State game on Friday night. It sounds like Andrew thinks he will be good enough to go today. Kentucky guard Andrew Harrison says he plans to play in Sunday’s game against top-seeded Wichita State after hurting his right elbow late in Friday night’s win ...

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Anthony Davis Dislocates Finger; Won’t Miss Any Time

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The New Orleans Pelicans Anthony Davis didn’t make it through his 30 point, 8 block peformance last night totally unscathed. Davis said he dislocated his left index finger late in the fourth quarter, but Pelicans head trainer Jon Ishop was able to pop it back in place. “I don’t know if you ever dislocated or broke (a finger), but that ...

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Marcus Lee and Jon Hood Out for Tonight’s Game


CoachCal.com is reporting that Kentucky’s Marcus Lee and Jon Hood are both out for tonight’s game vs. Boise State. From UK: Marcus Lee is out for tonight's game with a stomach illness. — CoachCal.com (@CoachCalDotCom) December 11, 2013 Jon Hood will also miss again tonight wtih a head injury he suffered a couple of weeks ago. He remains day-to-day. — ...

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Jon Hood to miss Baylor game, how bad is his injury?


  How bad is Jon Hood’s injury? He suffered a concussion in practice almost two weeks ago and a concerned Coach Cal announced that he is “day to day” Hood did not make the trip with the Wildcats to Dallas to play Baylor. Jon Hood is not with the team on the Dallas trip. He's still out with a head ...

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Injury Report from Coach Stoops Pre-Georgia News Conference


Here’s an injury update via Coach Mark Stoops Pre-Georgia Press Conference earlier today.   Q.  You have sort of a laundry list of injuries.  What’s the rundown of some of those guys? COACH STOOPS:  Yeah, we’re banged up.  It looks like we should be better, I think, (Ryan) Timmons should be better, no setbacks.  He only played four or five ...

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Nerlens Noel Likely Out for the Season

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Sam Amico of Fox Sports Ohio is reporting that the Philadelphia 76ers rookie center Nerlens Noel is slowly rehabbing and will likely miss the entire season. Brett Brown cleared up the situation regarding highly touted rookie Nerlens Noel, and fans of the Philadelphia 76ers probably aren’t going to like it. Brown, in his first season as Sixers coach, said Noel ...

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