John Wall is pretty good at basketball.
And that’s the understatement of the year. Wall showed last night that he’s one of the best in the game; the best point guard in the East, and probably the best slasher in the NBA. His driving jam was unbelievable, and something that the vast majority of NBA players could never pull off.
OMFG JOHN WALL AROUND THE WORLD POSTER DUNK AND DEATH STARE ON BAZEMORE pic.twitter.com/aY9QYvwR4j— #JaValeAfterDark (@World_Wide_Wob) April 22, 2017
The staredown makes it so much better.
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John Wall balled out, but it was Andrew Harrison who came up clutch for the Memphis Grizzlies’ win last night.
Cats split doubleheader with LSU to open weekend series - Scout
UK baseball is continuing its strong play, putting up 12 runs on the No. 8 LSU Tigers in a win, and even keeping it close in a 4-3 loss in the second game.
Competition for Kentucky football natives is about to get red-hot - Herald-Leader
The talent in Kentucky is getting good, but recruiters with Kentucky ties have moved out of state, like Jeff Brohm and Joker Phillips.
Kentucky softball shuts out Missouri - Courier-Journal
With a 4-0 win, the Lady Bat Cats won their series over the Missouri Tigers. The No. 20 Kentucky softball team is having a great season of its own.
Making a case for Bam Adebayo to return - KSR
It’s a pipe dream, but Adebayo would likely be better off in the 2018 class, and would likely be a better player too.
Kentucky two decisions away from incredible big man tandem - Herald-Leader
It’s not likely...but what if Kentucky was able to keep Bam Adebayo AND get Mohamed Bamba?
Blake Griffin out with toe injury - Yahoo Sports
Another injury for Blake Griffin is bad for the Los Angeles Clippers, and Griffin’s future. He’s become much more than a career dunker, as he was before. But with an injury history, and some issues within the franchise he plays for, there’s a chance he’s wearing out his welcome with the Clippers.
Glen Coffee attempting NFL comeback - ESPN
Coffee left the San Francisco 49ers and entered the U.S. Army after just one season. He’s been off the field for seven years. He was reinstated from the reserve/retired list on Friday.
Durability concerns could drag down John Ross - NBC Sports
John Ross ran a combine record 40-yard dash of 4.22 seconds, but injury concerns have hurt his draft stock just as much as the 40-yard time helped it.
Miguel Cabrera hits the DL - USA Today
Cabrera .268 with three home runs and a .369 OBP. John Hicks has been recalled in wake of Cabrera’s right groin strain.
Thunder now have a chance to level series vs. Rockets - FOX Sports
Russell Westbrook put up yet another triple-double in game three, but the Oklahoma City Thunder finally won because Westbrook wasn’t a one-man show. Team basketball can get the Thunder back level with the Houston Rockets.
Jalen Hurd is transferring to Baylor - AL.com
Hurd was displeased at Tennessee, and has made an interesting choice as to where he’s transferring, given the Baylor program’s current state.