John Wall didn't play today against the HawksBut the Zards still got it done against the #1 seed in the East, thanks to this shot by old man Paul Pierce. Wall told ESPN sideline reporter Chris Broussard that he hopes to be back to dribbling a basketball in the next two or three days.
UK Baseball falls to GeorgiaAfter beating the Dawgz 6-2 yesterday, Georgia opened a serious can of whoop ass on the BatCats this afternoon, blowing them out 12-3. An important late season series, they need your support tomorrow at noon at The Cliff.
Woo Went Wild
Take me to this concert, PLEASE.
Yes my Tall Ass did made it on the Stage pic.twitter.com/FjWp0vseI5– Åukasz Obrzut (@lukasz_obrzut) May 9, 2015
Matthew Mitchell Lands the Nation's #1 JUCOEvelyn Akhator is pretty good at basketball. How good you ask? Like JUCO player of the year good. The 6'3 Lagos, Nigeria native averaged 21 points and 16 rebounds last year. Impressive to say the least. After the bad news surrounding Makayla Epps, Matthew Mitchell comes through with a spectacular summer pickup.
UK Women's Soccer Alum is Makin' MovesIt wasn't that long ago that Arin Gilliland was breaking hearts at The Bell. She's doing the same in the pros. The 8-overall draft pick in the NWSL Draft had her first professional assist today for the Chicago Red Stars. The first of many, I am sure.
TPC is Getting InterestingRory is making moves, shooting 3-under on the back nine to get within 4 shots of the leader, Chris Kirk (-10). Pretty much the entire field - except for Tiger - is within striking range, including Louisville native Justin Thomas. Thomas set a TPC record today with 10 birdies. I don't think I've hit 10 birdies in my lifetime, and he did it in a day. WOW. He also did this:
Justin Thomas' hook off 8th tee kicked off the trees and right into this woman's cup holder in her chair #ThePLAYERS pic.twitter.com/wdXvFT37J5 – Chris Parenteau (@WJXTChris) May 9, 2015An early Happy Mother's Day to all the wonderful Moms of the BBN. I'll see y'all in the morning.