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- Stephen Zimmerman
might not be donning a Kentucky jersey next year. According to Jerry Meyer of 247Sports, Zimmerman is expected to make a commitment to UNLV in the near future.
Sources close to Zimmerman, who is from Las Vegas, say the 6-11 Center will be choosing to play closer to home.
- DeMarcus Cousins
will not be playing
in the final three games for the Sacramento Kings of the 2014-2015 NBA regular season due to an injury to his right ankle and other leg injuries.
- How do Calipari-era players fare in the NBA? Sports Illustrated has an interesting article
where they break down the success of the one-and-done players from Kentucky. SI writer Alex Putterman suggests the success of former Cats in the NBA prove that Calipari doesn't deserve some of the hate generated by the one-and-done argument.
"Based on the success of Kentucky’s one-and-dones, no credible argument can claim Calipari casts away his players indiscriminately or against their best interests."
- Check out this video of Julius Randle practicing some moves
. It seems the former Cat is on the mend after breaking his leg in his first NBA game for the Lakers earlier this season.
- Michael Kidd-Gilchrist
has not played for the Charlotte Hornets since March 28 due to a sprained left ankle and the Hornets are missing him. According to an article from ESPN
, Kidd-Gilchrist's development has helped the Hornets this year on the court.
"One of the few bright spots has been Kidd-Gilchrist's development. The Hornets are 27-28 this year with him in the lineup and 7-18 without him. Opponents score fewer points, shoot worse and get to the free throw line fewer times when he is on the floor."