2:56 AM EDT, Sun June 25, 2017
8 hours ago

Pros and Cons for Each UK Lottery Selection

Thursday night’s NBA Draft went surprisingly well for the Kentucky Wildcats.  Once considered a fringe first rounder, Bam Adebayo leaped up the draft board and into the lottery at No. 14, giving John Calipari his 17th lottery selection in eight years at Kentucky. Now that the bright lights from the draft have dimmed, the former Wildcats […]
9 hours ago

HOT TAKE ALERT: The 2017 UK Football Posters are Trash

Everybody makes mistakes.  The people at UK’s graphic department are some of the best in the business, but the 2017 UK football posters are a swing and a miss. In previous years, there have been bad mottos for the football team (“Rise” is the worst of the worst), but “Go To Work” is a perfect […]
11 hours ago

The 2017 Draft is Over, Time for 2018 Mock Drafts

Just when you thought Mock Draft SZN was over, your favorite NBA draft analysts have already compiled estimates for the 2018 draft.  Unlike Bracketology, this actually can be useful.  Let these mock drafts paint a picture of where prospects stand entering their first season at Kentucky. Draft Express 14. Hamidou Diallo 22.  Nick Richards Few […]
12 hours ago

Hawkins will play in the NBA Summer League for the Kings

Dominique Hawkins has found an NBA Summer League home. Hawkins’ high school coach Allen Feldhaus Jr. told The Courier-Journal the former Wildcat guard has reached a deal to play with the Sacramento Kings in the Las Vegas Summer League from July 7-17.  A destination for many Wildcats, Hawkins could team up with former teammates De’Aaron Fox […]
12 hours ago

Keyshawn Johnson Pulls Son Out of Nebraska, Becomes Father of the Year Candidate

Parents and sports usually do not mix.  This story is an exception to that rule. In 2017 parents often confuse “what’s best for their kid” as “defending them no matter what.”  The sports world’s most popular parent, LaVar Ball, first hit the spotlight for berating a coach for not giving Lonzo more touches.  That type […]
13 hours ago

WATCH: Naquez Pringle Squats 595 Pounds

While you spent your Saturday morning working on your tan, the Kentucky football team went to work. Naquez Pringle was not messing around.  The Kentucky nose guard loaded up the bar with so many plates, I needed a calculator to learn Pringle was squatting just under 600 pounds.  What’s even more impressive?  He goes ass to […]
15 hours ago

Former Wildcat Todd Perry Inducted into KY Pro Football Fall of Fame

Former Kentucky offensive guard Todd Perry was one of six inducted into the Kentucky Pro Football Hall of Fame last night in Lexington. The Elizabethtown native was an All-SEC performer for Bill Curry in 1992.  A fourth round selection by the Chicago Bears, Perry spent eight seasons in Chicago and finished his 11-year career in […]
Jun 23, 2017

KYWildcatsTV was at the draft and made a sick video

KYWildcatsTV is not taking a break this summer and were at the NBA Draft last night and of course cranked out another awesome video to recap the amazing day. Another big day for @KentuckyMBB at the #NBADraft17. @swipathefox @AhmadMonk @Bam1of1 making #BBN proud pic.twitter.com/9JqoBb162Q — KYwildcatsTV (@KYwildcatsTV) June 23, 2017 I just can’t get enough […]
Jun 23, 2017

Go behind the scenes of NBA Draft day for Malik Monk

We all love draft day. We soak up every bit of coverage of it and try to imagine what we would do if we were in those athletes shoes. Well, thanks to the Worldwide Leader, we can get a taste of what it was like to be Malik Monk yesterday. What a day. Also, big […]
Jun 23, 2017

Coaching Team USA is an advantage for Cal, recruits agree

Calipari may have been in Colorado at a training camp for USA Basketball U19, but it may as well been one giant recruiting trip. After three days of instruction with their potential coach Immanuel Quickley, Cameron Reddish and Romeo Langford all agree that the training camp was an advantage for Kentucky. Thanks to the Herald-Leader’s Ben Roberts, […]
Jun 23, 2017

NBA and WNBA 2017 Draft nights historic for both Kentucky programs

Since the beginning of the Calipari era, the NBA Draft night has become like an added holiday for Kentucky fans. It always seems like the draft is historic in some way for men’s side of the table, but this year they weren’t the only ones. For the women’s basketball program, center Evelyn Akhator became the […]
Jun 23, 2017

Linebackers Departures Cause for Concern?

No. I could end this post with a one-word sentence but Tyler Thompson prefers that I expand on my opinions and such. ESPN generally devalues Kentucky Football in polls, power rankings, predictions, and most other measurable categories. The Network recently ranked the Wildcat linebacker as the 3rd best in the Southeastern Conference. Think about that […]
Jun 23, 2017

John Calipari on attending the draft: “That’s a big day for parents. And it is for me.”

After bouncing from table to table to check on his guys and essentially hitting the pause button on the draft with his six-minute segment on ESPN, John Calipari called into KSR this morning to talk to the Big Blue Nation. Calipari discussed the draft, his U19 National Team, and the NCAA sanctions on the UofL scandal. He even took […]
Jun 23, 2017

Isaac Humphries signs Summer League deal

This morning, Isaiah Briscoe and Derek Willis signed summer league deals, and now, Isaac Humphries is getting an opportunity. According to Olgun Uluc of Fox Sports Australia, Isaac has agreed to a summer league deal with the Washington Wizards. The Wizards will participate in the Las Vegas Summer League, which runs from July 7-17. If […]
Jun 23, 2017

2017 NBA Draft Fashion Police

One of the best parts about the NBA Draft is breaking down the ridiculous fashions and last night gave us plenty of looks to scrutinize, ranging from great to good to “What the hell were they thinking?”. Even though somebody in the comments section last week accused me of having the fashion sense of both a […]