1. UK Basketball's Strength and Conditioning Program

    Throughout the summer, we've seen glimpses of UK basketball's summer conditioning program, which has included underwater treadmills and hot yoga. Now, CoachCal...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 3 months ago 1,763 reads 0 comments

  2. Kentucky Basketball: Grading Wildcats Targets at 2014 Nike Peach Jam

    The 2014 Nike Peach Jam was one of the premier recruiting events of the offseason, and where there are great college hoops recruits, there's Kentucky basketball...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 3 months ago 5,627 reads 1 comments

  3. Kentucky Basketball: Ranking the 5 Best Defenders in Wildcats History

    Kentucky basketball has had its fair share of great offensive players through the years. Even currently under head coach John Calipari , the Wildcats are thought of as an offensive-minded team, usually involving numerous dunks...

    Bobby Reagan Written by Bobby Reagan about 3 months ago 5,131 reads 10 comments

  4. Kentucky's John Calipari: “Boy Is It Nice to Have Returning Players”

    Maybe one-and-dones aren't all they're cracked up to be? John Calipari 's last two teams, which were very freshman-laden, both experienced significant growing pains...

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  5. Photo: John Calipari Snapped A Picture Of His Full 2014-15 Kentucky Team

    John Calipari 's teams always seem to be stacked with talent, but few have blended his signature blue-chip freshmen with experienced veteran players like the 2014-15 team will...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 729 reads 0 comments

  6. Kentucky Basketball: Where Wildcats' Projected Starters Rank vs. SEC Competition

    You'll be hard-pressed to find a prediction for the forthcoming SEC basketball season that doesn't put the Kentucky Wildcats in first place...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 3 months ago 11,351 reads 10 comments

  7. Kentucky Basketball: Wildcats Most Likely to Make All-SEC Team

    The 2014-15 version of Kentucky basketball is filled with star power and a deep roster. Sure, the Wildcats lost an All-American in Julius Randle and a dynamic scorer in James Young, ...

    Bobby Reagan Written by Bobby Reagan about 3 months ago 4,027 reads 3 comments

  8. Kentucky Center Karl Towns Named Gatorade Athlete of the Year

    For the second time in five years, a Kentucky Wildcat was named the Gatorade Male Athlete of the Year. On Tuesday night, incoming forward Karl Towns, of St. Joseph High (New Jersey), was named this year's recipient at a banquet in Los Angeles...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 3 months ago 1,243 reads 0 comments

  9. John Calipari Dines with Drake, Calls Him a 'Good Friend'

    If you can help the Kentucky men's basketball team land recruits, you are, by default, John Calipari 's best friend. Thus we have Kentucky's head coach and Drake, two peas in a pod who sat down for dinner sometime in the recent past...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 3 months ago 30,351 reads 107 comments

  10. Photo: Calipari Posts Photo of Dinner with Drake

    Drake says he isn't a bandwagon fan. The rapper claims he has always supported the player, and not the institution. The teams that his friends (LeBron James, Johnny Manziel, etc.) play on are the teams that he roots for...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 3 months ago 64 reads 0 comments

  11. Kentucky Basketball: Mismatches Wildcats Are Dreading in 2014-15

    It might be shocking to fans of Kentucky basketball, but there will be mismatches in the 2014-15 season. Not just ones the Wildcats will be giving their opponents, either...

    Bobby Reagan Written by Bobby Reagan about 3 months ago 8,359 reads 11 comments

  12. Wisconsin Post Player Henry Ellenson Earns UK Offer

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  13. Kentucky Basketball: Is John Calipari the Nation's Most Irreplaceable Coach?

    A college basketball coach can be a tactical genius or a silver-tongued recruiter, but if he doesn't fit with his institution and the diehard fans who support it, he won't last long enough to make any spectacular impact...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 3 months ago 6,580 reads 65 comments

  14. Kentucky Has Added Hot Yoga to Its Training Regimen

    One of the best scenes from the movie, “The Rookie,” the tale of a young boy playing for the Chicago Cubs because his recently healed broken arm magically allows him to throw 99 mph, involves trainer Phil Brickman describing a new regimen...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 3 months ago 2,411 reads 0 comments

  15. Embiid Calls Himself Better Recruiter Than Calipari After LeBron Signs

    We've established through his attempts to recruit LeBron James to the Philadelphia 76ers that former Kansas center Joel Embiid is one of the funniest athletes on Twitter...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 3 months ago 4,768 reads 1 comments

  16. Kentucky, 4 Other Schools Pursuing the Newman/Stone Duo the Hardest

    From the hardworking people at ZagsBlog, Malik Newman is in Las Vegas at the LeBron James Skills Academy and he had an interesting thing to say about his recruitment...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 288 reads 0 comments

  17. Plenty of Top Prospects Are on John Calipari's Recruiting Radar

    Summer vacation is over for Coach John Calipari and the rest of the Kentucky basketball staff. Calipari and his assistants will be back on the recruiting trail starting Wednesday ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 4 months ago 16 reads 0 comments

  18. Kentucky Basketball: Wildcats' 5 Best Single-Game Performances in Past Decade

    In the past 10 years, the Kentucky basketball program has continued to be one of the most prestigious and dominant programs in college basketball. A large part of this is due to the coaching of Tubby Smith and John Calipari ...

    Bobby Reagan Written by Bobby Reagan about 4 months ago 5,678 reads 4 comments

  19. Just When You Thought He Was Done, Thomas Added More UK Tattoos

    Our buddy Thomas Younce made another trip to the tattoo parlor, this time adding more UK artwork to his face. As you can see in the photos he sent us below, he went with 'C-A-T-S' under his right eye and 'cats-cats-cats-' under the left...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 4 months ago 314 reads 0 comments

  20. Incoming Kentucky Center Trains by Pushing Weighted SUV

    Most people, if they're fortunate enough, will only ever have to push their vehicle if it breaks down. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 4 months ago 797 reads 0 comments

  21. Kentucky Basketball: Is Andrew Harrison Ready to Lead a Championship Team?

    Kentucky basketball has every reason to be thinking national championship for its loaded 2014-15 roster, but that doesn ’t mean that the Wildcats don’t also have some question marks...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 4 months ago 6,555 reads 49 comments

  22. SEC Going to Three Permanent Basketball Opponents Rather Than Just One

    Whenever Jerry Tipton's name gets mentioned, a fair number of the Big Blue Nation immediately turns a funny shade of purple in their apoplexy. I have always found this a humorous and even endearing trait of some of our membership...

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  23. College Basketball: Are the Kentucky Wildcats Too Deep?

    In the weeks and months leading up to the start of practices in October, we'll take a look at some of the biggest teams, players and stories for the 2014-15 College Basketball season...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 4 months ago 460 reads 0 comments

  24. Kentucky Basketball Recruiting: Prioritizing Wildcats' Top 2015 Targets

    Whether you're on the coaching staff or a fan of Kentucky basketball, there is no offseason. With the summer session of AAU basketball and camps in full swing, there's no doubt that the biggest buzz word in college basketball is recruiting...

    Bobby Reagan Written by Bobby Reagan about 4 months ago 7,172 reads 1 comments

  25. Recruit Darius Fullwood Weathered Tough Times

    The commitment of four-star Maryland defensive end Darius Fullwood to the University of Kentucky football team last Saturday represented a big step in an athletic journey that had its moments of uncertainty...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 4 months ago 1,113 reads 0 comments