Category: Cats in the NBA

De’Aaron Fox named finalist for NBA’s Most Improved Player of the Year

(Photo via Sergio Estrada-USA TODAY Sports / Action Images) Last night, the NBA announced their award finalists for the 2018-19 season. One former Wildcat was nominated for one of the awards announced, as Sacramento’s De’Aaron Fox was listed as a finalist for the Most Improved Player in the NBA. Other players announced as finalists for […]

BBNBA: Bucks Dominate Game 2 to Take 2-0 Series Lead

(Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images) Good afternoon, folks. Let’s just go ahead and skip to Warriors-Bucks, shall we? Let’s talk NBA Playoffs. RECAP (2) Raptors – 103 @ (1) Bucks – 125 (MIL leads 2-0) Two dunks from Giannis Antetokounmpo, a made layup from Nikola Mirotic, followed by a Mirotic triple bust […]

De’Aaron Fox hosts Mother’s Day basketball camp in Sacramento

Back in March of 2000, former Kentucky star De’Aaron Fox’s mother, Lorraine, was diagnosed with breast cancer. After undergoing surgery, participating in four rounds of chemotherapy every three weeks, 40 rounds of radiation, regular maintenance, blood work and scans, she finally beat the disease, where she has been cancer-free ever since. For the current Sacramento […]

Tyler Ulis hoping to make most of opportunity with Golden State

Jennifer Stewart-USA TODAY Sports When the Phoenix Suns decided to part ways with former Kentucky standout Tyler Ulis, it was heartbreaking news for the Big Blue Nation. We saw the kind of relationship he had developed with former Wildcat teammate Devin Booker in Lexington, and it was great to see that continue in the NBA, […]

BBNBA Player Rankings: Top Tiers

(Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images) This is Part III of a three-part series. Parts I and II can be found here (1) and here (2). In the final portion of this mini-series, we’re focusing on the best of the best, or what I have dubbed as “All-Stars” and “High-level starters”. All-Stars is […]

Kyrie Irving is recruiting Anthony Davis to Boston

Photo: Getty Images Could one former Duke standout be recruiting former Kentucky star Anthony Davis to join him in Beantown? At least one credible reporter believes so. Kyrie Irving made headlines yesterday evening when he abruptly told season ticket holders at the Celtics’ annual Fan Fest that he planned on re-signing with Boston this offseason […]