1. Kentucky 85, Grand Canyon 45 Game Recap: Cats Take Care of Business

    Yes, 85-45 sounds about right. It's somehow dominant and yet not dominant enough, considering a second half where Kentucky endured some sloppy play. The Cats got off to a great start, which is really promising...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about almost 3 years ago 2,657 reads 3 comments

  2. Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving's Handshake Was Not Smoking a Joint, Dummies

    So this is a thing now, apparently. After their recent win over the New Orleans Pelicans , Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving celebrated with a custom handshake...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about almost 3 years ago 1,758 reads 0 comments

  3. Kentucky Basketball: John Calipari Has His Platoons All Wrong Right Now

    I'm all in on John Calipari 's platoon approach. It's a bold strategy, but once he ran it out onto the floor, any other approach would have seemed silly...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about almost 3 years ago 13,759 reads 21 comments

  4. Attempting to Find the Bright Side of the Oakland A's Collapse

    My mama always told me, "If you can't say something nice, don't say anything at all." Well, if you go by that philosophy, there hasn't been much to say about the Oakland A's over the past two months...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about almost 3 years ago 3,075 reads 7 comments

  5. Oakland A's: What If Yoenis Cespedes Is Magic?

    Okay, hear me out. Since the A's signed Yoenis Cespedes in 2012, the team was 228-131 with him in the starting lineup and 43-69 without him in the lineup, including their 15-25 record since the trade...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 6,755 reads 29 comments

  6. Attempting to Explain the Oakland A's Collapse Through Sports Movies

    To put things simply, this is not a great time to be an A's fan. The last two years and leading up to the All-Star break this year, it was wonderful. This scrappy bunch of young players and overachieving journeymen were a joy to watch...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 3,353 reads 7 comments

  7. What Does a Tire Go Through Before Hitting a NASCAR Track?

    It takes 3,000-4,000 tires to get through your average NASCAR weekend. Take a look behind the scenes to see what these tires go through before they are finally ready for a race...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 7,556 reads 5 comments

  8. Kentucky Basketball 2014: Early Impressions of Every Player on the Roster

    Kentucky basketball? In August? It's like Christmas in August! With the Wildcats playing six exhibition games in the Bahamas this year, we have the unusual pleasure of checking out the team far more in advance of the season than we're used to...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 7,789 reads 12 comments

  9. Atlanta Falcons Hard Knocks Episode 1 Recap: Let's Fight!

    Are you guys ready for some Hard Knocks ? Our long, national football-less nightmare is finally over. Sure, preseason football is fun, but the NFL season really doesn't get going ...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 16,091 reads 7 comments

  10. Ranking the 25 Best Cities to Be a Sports Fan: An Explanation

    How much does where you live matter as a sports fan? The short answer: It depends. If you're an Alabama football fan, there's no better place to live than Tuscaloosa. If you're a Red Sox fan, there's no worse place to live than New York City...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 18,156 reads 1 comments

  11. Aaron Murray's Brother Josh Wins 'The Bachelorette,' Mark Richt Tweets Congrats

    Because I'm sure all of you sports fans out there have been paying attention, The Bachelorette finale was Monday night and, spoiler alert, Andi Dorfman chose Josh Murray, Aaron Murray's brother...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 78,444 reads 41 comments

  12. Breaking Down LeBron James' Social Media for Clues to His Free-Agency Decision

    In case you haven't heard, LeBron James is making a big decision pretty soon. And people are kind of freaking out about it...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 97,946 reads 169 comments

  13. Pick Your $15 All-Time John Calipari Kentucky Team

    You may have seen this fun, time-wasting game making the rounds on the Internet since Tuesday, courtesy of @BallIsLife : It got me thinking about if I could do that just with players from John Calipari -led Wildcat teams...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about over 3 years ago 19,323 reads 93 comments

  14. 2014 NCAA Tournament Award Results

    Yesterday we took a look at the best dunks, games, performances, biggest upsets and funniest moments of the NCAA tournament. You voted and the results are in...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about over 3 years ago 12,592 reads 5 comments

  15. Vote for the 2014 NCAA Tournament Awards

    The NCAA tournament is finally over with UConn's victory over Kentucky. It was a crazy ride from start to finish, with four overtime games on the first day of full tournament play and a No...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about over 3 years ago 7,662 reads 8 comments

  16. Kentucky Basketball: Predicting Which Underclassman Will Stay, Which Will Go

    It's amazing what a Final Four will do. Going into the NCAA tournament, this Kentucky team seemed like a disappointment. Entertaining the idea of a 40-0 season turned into a 10-loss season...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about over 3 years ago 74,150 reads 110 comments

  17. Live: Watch The Killers, Tim McGraw and L.L. Cool J at the Coke Zero Countdown

    Return to this page on April 5th at 2:30 p.m. ET to watch The Killers, Tim McGraw and L.L. Cool J live...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about over 3 years ago 4,043 reads 1 comments

  18. NCAA Tournament Elite Eight Award Results

    Well that was a ridiculously entertaining Elite Eight. There were some unexpected teams crashing the party as well as a few that expected to be there all along, but the end result was plenty of great NCAA action...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about over 3 years ago 1,000 reads 8 comments

  19. Kentucky Basketball: After Uneven Season, Wildcats Peaking Not a Second Too Soon

    The team that lived. Kentucky should be dead by now. It really should. We must have buried the Wildcats half a dozen times this season. We buried them after they lost to UNC, proving that they couldn't beat a ranked opponent...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about over 3 years ago 3,074 reads 13 comments

  20. Vote for the 2014 NCAA Tournament Elite Eight Awards

    The Final Four is finally set! In what has been an absolutely incredible tournament, the games to reach the pinnacle of college basketball were excellent as well...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about over 3 years ago 11,175 reads 9 comments

  21. Sweet 16 Award Results

    The Sweet 16 has come and gone, but that doesn't mean we can't relive the sweetness. You voted on the freshest dunk, best play, biggest winner, best game and greatest upset, and the winners have been decided...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about over 3 years ago 7,598 reads 10 comments

  22. Vote for the 2014 NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 Awards

    While the first day of Sweet 16 play was fairly tame, the second day delivered with a few gems and a few upsets...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about over 3 years ago 10,519 reads 5 comments

  23. Comparing Kentucky's All-Freshman Starting 5 to Michigan's Fab Five

    There had never been a recruiting class as heralded and anticipated as Michigan's Fab Five back in 1991...until this year. John Calipari and Kentucky pulled a haul that included six McDonald's All-Americans and five players ranked in the top 10...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about over 3 years ago 27,755 reads 57 comments

  24. 2014 NCAA Tournament Round 3 Award Results

    This tournament just keeps getting better and better. After an incredibly entertaining Round 2, Round 3 may have been just as good. Overall, it's been one of the best four-day stretches in recent memory...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about over 3 years ago 7,766 reads 3 comments

  25. Kentucky Basketball: 5 Things We Learned from the Win over Wichita State

    Well, that turned the season around in a hurry. In a year that has been dominated by disappointment, this young Kentucky team is coming together at the right time and making a run toward the Final Four...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about over 3 years ago 7,367 reads 2 comments