Sacramento Kings are the team that can conceivably improve the most with the fifth pick in the draft and become a playoff contender in the West as soon as next season. The reason being that DeMarcus Cousins is a franchise type big man who is just an absolute beast. Put any character concerns to the [...]Tags: DeMarcus Cousins, Harrison Barnes, Kings, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, Tyreke Evans
The ping pong balls may not bounce your team’s way tonight, but there will be no losers in the NBA lottery because of the stacked draft class that awaits. The prize is Anthony Davis out of Kentucky and the most likely recipient is Michael Jordan’s Charlotte Bobcats, but say the ‘Cats don’t win the lottery [...]Tags: Andre Drummond, Anthony Davis, Austin Rivers, Brad Beal, Harrison Barnes, Jeremy Lamb, Lottery, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, NBA Draft, Thomas Robinson
The one and done rule in college basketball is one of the most talked about and controversial topics. NBA commissioner David Stern is in favor of a rule that makes players stay in college for three years. It would be great for the quality of play in college basketball, but really some guys have no [...]Tags: Andre Drummond, Anthony Davis, Austin Rivers, Brad Beal, Marquis Teague, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, Moe Harkless, one and done, Tony Wroten Jr.
For the second time in four years, Coach Bill Self and Coach John Calipari will battle for the National Championship. Self got the best of Coach Cal the first time around in overtime as Mario Chalmers hit a miracle shot to tie it in regulation and Derrick Rose missed two free throws that would have [...]Tags: Anthony Davis, Bill Self, Doron Lamb, Elijah Johnson, Jeff Withey, John Calipari, Kansas, Kentucky, Marquis Teague, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, Terrance Jones, Thomas Robinson, Travis Releford, Tyshawn Taylor
The NCAA Tournament is the biggest stage in college basketball and NBA scouts put a lot of stock in what a prospect does at the biggest moments when the season is on the line against the best competition. Every year the big dance is responsible for either solidifying a top spot with stellar play or [...]Tags: Anthony Davis, Brad Beal, Harrison Barnes, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, Perry Jones III, Thomas Robinson
19-1 Kentucky and coach John Calipari have taken over the no. 1 spot in college basketball after Syracuse took a loss against a weak Notre Dame team over the weekend. The ‘Cats only loss came at the hands of a drained three at the buzzer by Indiana’s Christian Watford that sealed up a one point [...]Tags: Anthony Davis, Coach Calipari, Doron Lamb, Kentucky Basketball, Marquis Teague, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, Terrence Jones
Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, an elite UK freshman from New Jersey, finds his stock soaring after coming through for 24 points and 19 rebounds in a huge win against then No. 4 Louisville and being named college basketball player of the week by ESPN. Coach Calipari relies on freshman to get it done every year but it’s [...]Tags: Anthony Davis, John Calipari, Kentucky Wildcats, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist