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Photos: James Young is the “Y”, Former Wildcats in Rupp


@iam_jamesyoung returned today to be the Y!! A video posted by Kentucky Wildcats TV (@kywildcatstv) on Feb 14, 2015 at 1:23pm PST With the NBA in the midst of the All-Star break, Rupp Arena had a few extra former Wildcats on hand for today’s game vs. South Carolina. The Celtics’ James Young served as the honorary “Y” in the Kentucky ...

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James Young to miss weeks due to hamstring injury


Celtics rookie James Young has a strained hamstring that might keep him out for weeks. The 19-year-old said he could miss “a few weeks” after straining his left hamstring while stretching prior to Monday night’s preseason opener. Continuing what has been a promising run through the first two weeks of training camp, he still scored 10 points, notched a steal ...

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Video: NBA Preseason Recap and Highlights

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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 7, 2014 Full highlights: NBA ...

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Video: Karaoke with the NBA Rookies


What would Julius Randle and James Young sing at karaoke? Watch the guys answer this and other questions at the rookie photo shoot. Movie of your life, love interest: Favorite Inside the NBA guy: Who do you want to dunk on?: [adsenseyu2] First pet’s name: Favorite junk food: Coolest job:

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Video: James Young at John Calipari ProCamp

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James Young returned to the Joe Craft Center to to give back to the kids at the John Calipari Basketball ProCamp. He met with the media and discussed everything from his haircut to this year’s Wildcats to his new job with the Celtics. [adsenseyu2]

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Check out James Young’s New Cut


Former Wildcat and now Celtics Rookie James Young was back in Lexington, here’s a photo with him and Coach Cal – and he is sporting a new look. With @realjamesyoung at our @procamps in Florence.

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NBA Summer League Starts Today

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The NBA Summer League starts in Orlando this morning and several Kentucky players are on rosters today. Here is the JUly 5th schedule: Brooklyn Nets (Marquis Teague) vs. Indiana Pacers 9am eastern Boston Celtics (James Young*) vs. Miami Heat 11am eastern Philadelphia 76ers (Nerlens Noel) vs. Orlando Magic 1pm eastern Detroit Pistons (DeAndre Liggins) vs. Houston Rockets 3pm eastern The ...

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Randle, Young Selected in First Round of NBA Draft


Fifteen UK players have been selected in opening round in last five years [adsenseyu3] LEXINGTON, Ky. – Former Kentucky players Julius Randle and James Young were selected in the opening round of the 2014 NBA Draft on Thursday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., becoming the 14th and 15th Wildcats taken in the draft’s opening round in the ...

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Boston Celtics’ Brad Stevens’ Thoughts on James Young

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Here is what Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens thinks of their second pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, James Young: Stevens: “James’ MO is that he’s always been a scorer. We felt he is a very undervalued scoring wing. We were surprised he was available.” — Boston Celtics (@celtics) June 27, 2014 James Young in what he’ll bring to ...

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James Young involved in Car Crash


A tweet from ESPN’s Chad Ford explains the recent draft slide of former Kentucky Wildcat James Young. He was involved in a minor car accident which may have resulted to him missing 5 workouts. James Young was in a minor car accident. Caused him to miss his last 5 workouts. He's OK. But may explain his recent draft slide — ...

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