- Illinois State Redbirds - November 30, 2015 - Rupp Arena - 7:00 PM EST - ESPN2
Inspired by an all-time NBA starting lineup game that @BallisLife started on Twitter on Tuesday, Matt King of Bleacher Report has asked Big Blue Nation to come up with its all-time John Calipari team. In other words, who is your starting five of UK players just from the Calipari era?
There’s a catch.
King has ranked the players by dollar amounts and given you only $15 to come up with a lineup. So while players like John Wall and Anthony Davis seem like logical choices for the all-Calipari team, they’ll cost you a pretty penny and affect the rest of your lineup.
The lineups I’ve seen fans post on Twitter have been intriguing, and I’ll be honest, I’m having a hard time settling with a five just because of the overwhelming amount of talent and versatility Coach Cal has brought to UK over the last five years.
So who do you got? Who is your starting five from the list below?
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