What was in Russ Smith’s Head when Traded to the Pelicans?


Jeff Greer of the Courier Journal spoke to Russ Smith about being traded to the New Orleans Pelicans and the first thought that was in his head were two people you probably know. Smith also said Davis was one of the first thoughts to pop into his head when New Orleans called to tell Smith [...]

CBS Predicts 2 Wildcats in 2015 NBA Draft Lottery

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Gary Parrish of CBS Sports has made his prediction of the 2015 NBA Lottery and 2 Kentucky Wildcats are in the top 14. 4. Karl Towns (Kentucky) You didn’t think we could have a projection without a Kentucky Wildcat (or two), did you? Towns has forever had a relationship with John Calipari and was always [...]

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 [...]

Julius Randle Grew Up a Lakers Fan; Can’t Wait to Bug Kobe Bryant

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[adsenseyu3] Julius Randle is very excited to be a Laker, and by the above picture and following tweet, you can tell he has been wanting to be in Los Angeles for a long time. Oh y'all didn't know I grew up a LAKER fan? http://t.co/Dsjx8zBknf — Julius Randle (@J30_RANDLE) June 27, 2014 It sounds like [...]

Julius Randle reacts to being selected by the Lakers

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Julius Randle realized a dream tonight, being selected as the 7th overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft. Thanking God for today. Thank you to my family, friends, & fans for supporting me on this journey. Honored to be a LAKER! #LakerNation — Julius Randle (@J30_RANDLE) June 27, 2014 “I’m extremely happy. Can’t wait to [...]