Kentucky

How successful would an All-Kentucky team be in the NBA?

The University of Kentucky will be holding their Alumni Charity Game on August 25th. With this game, it sparks the imagination into how a team fully comprised of Big Blue Nation members would perform in the NBA. No other collegiate school has done a better at producing NBA talent than the Wildcats from Kentucky. Due in

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Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk

Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk Scouting Report

Name: Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk School: Kansas University Year: Senior Height/Weight: 6’8, 195 lbs   Strengths: Mykhailiuk plays the game with a natural feel. He makes high IQ plays and he knows where to be on both ends of the floor. Offensively, he’s a sure floor spacer. Mykhailiuk’s biggest draw is his smooth shooting rhythm. He shot

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Miles Bridges

Everyone needs to watch out for Miles Bridges next season

Miles Bridges was phenomenal last year for Michigan State when he was able to be on the court. Bridges shot above 48% from the field and 38% from deep which led to an average of about 16 points per game. With his production and talent, he earned his acclaim as one of the top players

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Devontae Shuler

Is Devontae Shuler the next SEC Superstar?

In the SEC it is easy to get lost in the glamor of all the 5-star recruits that come and go through the University of Kentucky. It is fair to say that the SEC is not the best basketball conference, but do a good job producing NBA players. In the 2016-2017 NBA season, the SEC had

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Frank Jackson, Duke Blue Devils

Frank Jackson Scouting Report

Date of Birth: May 4, 1998 Position: Shooting Guard/Point Guard College: Duke University Measurements: 6’3, 205 lbs Strengths: Frank Jackson is a flat out athlete. His measurables and his athleticism will allow his game to translate to the next level. He is also built solidly enough to be a shooting guard in the NBA. You have to remember, Jackson

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MiKyle McIntosh

MiKyle McIntosh announces transfer to Oregon

MiKyle McIntosh, today, made his decision to transfer from Illinois State to Oregon official. From McIntosh’s Twitter: Can't wait to be a Duck! 🦆 #DuckNation pic.twitter.com/Lgou6083nh — MiKyle OFT McIntosh (@MervM_22) June 14, 2017 MiKyle McIntosh has had an up and down college basketball career thus far. Most of his seasons at Illinois State were

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Donovan Mitchell Scouting Report

Date of Birth; September 7, 1996 Position: Shooting Guard College: Louisville  Measurements: 6’3″, 210 Ibs Strengths: Donovan Mitchell excels on defense. He possesses a 6’10” wingspan and a physical frame allowing him to lockdown opposing guards. His quick feet and active hands allowed him to average 2.1 steals per game last season. When he’s at his best, his defense

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NBA Draft

NBA Draft 2017: Post-Lottery Mock Draft 1.0

The NBA Draft Lottery concluded on May 16, where the Celtics received the 1st pick via the Brooklyn Nets. The LA Lakers jumped to the 2nd spot while the Sixers via the Kings took the 3rd spot. It was an interesting lottery, as Sacramento lucked out and got into the top 3. However, due to

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NBA Draft

2017 NBA Draft Combine: Max Vertical Jump

Player Position Max Vertical Leap (secs) Hamidou Diallo SG-SF 44.5 Frank Jackson PG 42 Devin Robinson SF 41.5 Frank Mason III PG 41 Donovan Mitchell SG 40.5 Semi Ojeleye SF-SG 40.5 Rawle Alkins SG-SF 40.5 Cameron Oliver PF 39.5 PJ Dozier SG 39 Edrice Adebayo PF-C 38.5 Kobi Simmons PG 38.5 Damyean Dotson SG-SF 38

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NBA Draft

2017 NBA Draft Combine: Standing Vertical Leap

Below is the leader board for the best standing vertical leap (in inches) for those who participated in the 2017 NBA Draft Combine. Player Position Standing vertical leap (inches) Donovan Mitchell SG 36.5 Devin Robinson SF 35.5 Semi Ojeleye SF-SG 35 Hamidou Diallo SG-SF 34.5 Frank Jackson PG 34.5 PJ Dozier SG 34 Frank Mason

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