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The former Cat has been showing out in Philadelphia

NBA: New York Knicks at Philadelphia 76ers Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports

Former Kentucky Wildcat Tyrese Maxey has been on a tear in Philadelphia lately.

The 76ers have been in the headlines a lot with the James Harden situation, but Maxey has been one of the top players in Philly, and last night was no exception.

Maxey scored 25 in a 15-point win over the Knicks last night and was +22 on the floor, tied for the best on the team.

Maxey has really come into his own this season and over the last 3 games, has scored 28, 21, and 25, respectively.

The Sixers currently sit at 3rd in the East right now, but only 2 games behind the league-leading Miami Heat.

When Maxey joined the Sixers, there were some questions about what his role would be and how he would fit in, but he seems to be finding his niche and becoming another former Kentucky guard thriving in the league.

Always good to see former Cats finding success in the league!

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Headlines

Versatility matters for Wan’Dale at NFL Combine - Herald Leader

Somebody is going to get a good pick in the middle rounds.

Could NIL bring back some UK Basketball players? - Courier Journal

The BBN really hopes so.

A look back at some of the best moments in Rupp this season - KSR

A lot of good memories to think back on.

Has Oscar separated himself in the NPOTY race? - Cats Pause

Some think so.

Could Rick Pitino be headed to Maryland? - On3

But that lifetime deal at Iona...

Pete Carroll says Seahawks aren’t trading Russell Wilson - Yahoo

Despite some interested parties calling..

The Aaron Rodgers-Green Bay waiting game continues - ESPN

Who knows when we’ll see a definitive answer.