Now that another NBA regular season in the books, it is time to look at the 2012-13 performances of the many former John Calipari and Kentucky players in the Association, as well as look ahead to which guys are in the upcoming NBA playoffs.
Members of the 1996 national championship team returned to Rupp Arena Wednesday for a special halftime ceremony to receive rings from the school that they never got after winning the title in East Rutherford, N.J.
With the NBA All-Star break upon us, it is time to look at the 2012-13 performances of the plethora of former John Calipari and Kentucky players in the Association.
John Calipari sat down with a a group of reporters last month in a roundtable discussion to discuss his new team, following a national championship, his legacy and more. Over the next four days, CoachCal.com will post the entirety of that one-hour session. Today we continue the four-part Q and A with bringing back former players, Kyle Wiltjer’s time with the Canadian national team, recharging the batteries and how Calipari filters criticism.
For a man that’s instituted an open-door policy and welcomed everyone back since taking the head coaching job, this weekend was a formal invitation from Calipari for the players to come home, fortify old bonds and share stories from their heydays.
Five spots remain for the inaugural fantasy experience, which will take place Sept. 13-15 at the University of Kentucky’s state-of-the-art athletic facilities. Participants will be able to live the life of a UK basketball player for the weekend, including unprecedented access to Calipari and the inner workings of the UK basketball program. The experience will feature everything from uniforms to practice sessions, film sessions, and being coached by UK staff and former players.
John Calipari is excited for the UK Alumni Charity Game for a number of reasons. More than anything, though, he wants to hand out big checks for charity in the middle of Rupp Arena.
ARLINGTON, Texas – One could blame it on the hour-and-a-half delay from the four-overtime Kentucky-Baylor women’s basketball game earlier in the night, but that would be making an excuse for a UK team that showed a lot of glaring holes in its 67-62 loss to Baylor on Friday night. No, after watching his team get […]