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  • John Calipari, Kentucky sign $52.5-million contract extension

    John Calipari, Kentucky sign $52.5-million contract extension
    Unlike many of his one-and-done freshmen, Kentucky Coach John Calipari isn’t going anywhere for a long time, signing a seven-year, $52.5-million contract extension Thursday with the university. Under the contract that runs through the 2020-21...
  • Kentucky, Calipari agree to $52.5 million deal

    Kentucky, Calipari agree to $52.5 million deal
    Kentucky is raising more than the bar in an effort to keep John Calipari in Lexington, announcing a seven-year, $52.5 million contract loaded with annual retention bonuses to reward his loyalty to the program. Calipari can make an average of $2.33...
  • Timberwolves, Jazz hire coaches; Lakers one of three teams searching

    On Thursday, the Minnesota Timberwolves "hired" Flip Saunders, who is already their president of basketball operations, as head coach. According to Yahoo Sports, the Utah Jazz has a deal in place with former Lakers assistant Quin Snyder to fill its head...
  • Lakers will not pursue Derek Fisher for coaching job

    Lakers will not pursue Derek Fisher for coaching job
    The Lakers have decided they need a coach with previous NBA coaching experience, which means one thing for Derek Fisher: He isn't a candidate. The Lakers think Fisher will be a solid NBA coach or executive at some point, but their initial curiosity...
  • Report: Calipari rejected $60M deal from Cavs

    Report: Calipari rejected $60M deal from Cavs
    Kentucky coach John Calipari and the Cleveland Cavaliers discussed a seven-year, $60 million-plus contract, according to Yahoo Sports. The proposed deal would have made Calipari the president and coach, giving him having final say on roster moves over...
  • John Calipari says Kentucky's ready for next challenge in NCAA Tournament

    John Calipari says Kentucky's ready for next challenge in NCAA Tournament
      Kentucky’s season hasn’t gone exactly as John Calipari probably envisioned it. Sure, his Wildcats will play in their second Final Four in three years and face Wisconsin Saturday at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas. But the journey hasn&...
  • Upset-minded Kentucky eager for another shot at top-ranked Gators

    Upset-minded Kentucky eager for another shot at top-ranked Gators
    The young Kentucky Wildcats feel like they have come a long way since they last faced the Florida Gators. Even though the Gators rolled to an 84-65 win last Saturday in Gainesville, the Wildcats said wins against LSU and Georgia have them ready to...
  • CHAMPIONS! UConn Takes The Stairs To NCAA Mountaintop

     CHAMPIONS! UConn Takes The Stairs To NCAA Mountaintop
    ARLINGTON, Texas – Among Kevin Ollie's many notable phrases is "believing in the dark." He expects his players to believe, even when they can't see. When he took them to the site of the Final Four in January, he expected them to believe. When he...
  • That's Why They Call It The Boat Show

    ARLINGTON, Texas — The smiling Huskies huddled on the stage with the NCAA national championship trophy after their 60-54 victory over Kentucky on Monday night. And front and center, Ryan Boatright couldn't keep his hands off the award. Like his...
  • UConn tops Kentucky for 4th NCAA title

    UConn tops Kentucky for 4th NCAA title
    ARLINGTON, Texas — Only nine minutes remained in the NCAA tournament championship when guard Ryan Boatright rolled his ankle. His mother, Tanesha, watching from the AT&T Stadium stands, knew her son wouldn't budge. That's not how the Boatrights,...
  • George Karl expects phone call from Lakers regarding coaching position

    The Lakers are looking for a new head coach to replace Mike D'Antoni, but the potential candidates seem to be saying more about the job than the team itself. "Mitch Kupchak and I were roommates in college and Mitch has been a very good friend of mine...
  • Mark Jackson fired by Golden State Warriors; are Lakers interested?

    Another potential coaching target hit the market on Tuesday as the Golden State Warriors relieved Mark Jackson of his head coaching duties, despite a 51-31 season. The Warriors took the Clippers to seven games in the first round of the playoffs, despite...