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Individual posters featuring all basketball players available at games starting with Providence

LEXINGTON, Ky. – A series of individual posters featuring all players on the 2014-15 Kentucky Wildcats will be available for free to fans at Rupp Arena starting with UK’s game against Providence on Nov. 30. Five thousand copies of each poster will be distributed at 14 different games this season, starting with freshman Devin Booker’s …

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John Calipari radio show resumes tonight (complete schedule below)

LEXINGTON, Ky. – John Calipari’s weekly radio show, the Paul Miller Ford John Calipari Call-In Show, returns Monday night, live from Lexington. The Calipari Call-In Show, which will air weekly on the UK Radio Network, begins this week at 7 p.m., following the conclusion of the Mark Stoops Call-In Show at 6 p.m. Calipari’s show …

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John Calipari: “We can’t start games like that”

By LARRY VAUGHT Kentucky coach John Calipari hopes going 0-for-10 from the field to start Sunday’s win over Montana State taught his team a lesson. “I mean, every team is going to play us basically how they did. They’re going to sag in a zone, or they’re going to sag in a man,” said Calipari. …

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How do Kentucky and UCLA compare?

By LARRY VAUGHT Montana State trailed host UCLA only 53-46 in the second half before eventually losing 113-78. Sunday night in Rupp Arena, Montana State managed only 11 points the first 30 minutes of the game before losing 86-28 to No. 1 Kentucky. So I asked Montana State coach Brian Fish how UK and UCLA …

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Calipari has Cats buying in to being one of all-time best defensive teams

Video by Savannah Stevens By LARRY VAUGHT LEXINGTON — One thing Kentucky coach John Calipari never told Devin Booker when he was being recruited is that he would have a chance to be part of the nation’s best defensive team. “No, he never said that,” said Booker, one of the nation’s best prep shooters when …

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Calipari insists he did know his daughter’s correct birthday

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS AT LEAST HE WASN’T LATE Social media had a field day with Calipari noting his daughter Megan’s 25th birthday on Saturday, one day early as it turns out when she tweeted “awkward.” Calipari opened his postgame by insisting that he knows her birthday but joked that during the season he often …

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Karl-Anthony Towns has always thought blocking shots was a strength of his

By KEITH TAYLOR, Winchester Sun LEXINGTON — Karl-Anthony Towns just missed out on the first double-double of his career in Kentucky’s 86-28 rout of Montana State Sunday night at Rupp Arena. Towns scored eight points and grabbed a career-high 10 rebounds, including seven on the defensive end. More than his rebounds and scoring contributions, Towns …

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Check out these Kentucky basketball tidbits/fast facts

By LARRY VAUGHT To get you set for today’s Kentucky game, here are few tidbits/facts provided by UK’s Eric Lindsey in the pregame notes. — Through four games, 39.7 percent of UK’s points have come on dunks/layups, 21.8 percent on 3-pointers, 18.3 percent on jump shots and 18.3 percent on free throws. — If UK players …

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