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  1. Rick Pitino benches Chris Jones for UK flop

    Eamonn Brennan

    Louisville guard Chris Jones did not start in the Cardinals' 63-48 win over Long Beach State Tuesday night, the Cardinals' first return to action since Saturday's home loss to Kentucky. He didn't play in the first 30 minutes of the game. It was od...

    Blog | December 31, 2014
  2. Damian Lillard drawing NBA attention

    Eamonn Brennan

    Back in December, Basketball Prospectus and ESPN Insider scribe John Gasaway -- who made a guest appearance on our podcast this week, which I will now shamelessly plug -- noticed a rather remarkable trend: In 2011-12, some of the top scorers in the c...

    Blog | January 27, 2012
  3. Pitino 'not concerned' with UK visit

    Eamonn Brennan

    On Aug. 16, John Calipari will coach the Dominican national team in an exhibition game against a Kentucky alumni that will include Rajon Rondo, John Wall, DeMarcus Cousins, Nazr Mohammed, and other former standouts from before Calipari began his reig...

    Blog | August 03, 2011
  4. Former UK stars pine for missed Final Four

    Eamonn Brennan

    All in all, being an NBA player is pretty great. You get to play basketball for a living, and by "living" I mean "a wildly lavish lifestyle beyond the ambitions of 99 percent of Americans." You get to see the nation's greatest cities. You don't have ...

    Blog | March 31, 2011
  5. UK fans bombard Renardo Sidney's phone

    Eamonn Brennan

    A year ago today, Mississippi State fans acquired Kentucky forward DeMarcus Cousins's cell phone number. Naturally, they proceeded to call Cousins non-stop, and they even sprinkled in a few racist, sexist and anti-gay slurs just for good measure. Cou...

    Blog | February 16, 2011
  6. Report casts doubt on Enes Kanter's season

    Eamonn Brennan

    When Kentucky coach John Calipari landed celebrated Turkish big man Enes Kanter, the immediate reactions went something like this: Enes Kanter is a really good player -- the natural replacement to forward DeMarcus Cousins -- and John Calipari's a...

    Blog | September 07, 2010
  7. Cousins and the pro package deal

    Eamonn Brennan

    Down here in the college ranks, package deals -- wherein a high school or AAU coach uses his relationship with a top recruit to land a college job -- are all the rage. The NCAA has taken some steps to limit this practice, but coaches, like so many ot...

    Blog | July 30, 2010
  8. Summer Buzz: Kentucky Wildcats

    Eamonn Brennan

    For the next month or so, our friends at The Mag are previewing one high-profile school per day for their Summer Buzz series. For the sake of all that is synergistic, yours truly will be attempting the same, complementing each comprehensive Insider p...

    Blog | July 21, 2010
  9. Thursday's biggest draft winner: Kentucky

    Eamonn Brennan

    From a college basketball perspective, there was one big winner at Thursday night's NBA draft: the University of Kentucky men's basketball program. As if John Calipari needed to boost his NBA-friendly reputation any more. And yet he did: Calipari'...

    Blog | June 25, 2010
  10. Our boys are all grown up

    Eamonn Brennan

    It's been almost a full calendar year since we turned our focus to the 2009-10 hoops season. We met the recruits. We greeted the veterans. We saw them play through five months of college basketball, from Midnight to March Madness. We laughed. We crie...

    Blog | June 24, 2010
  11. Meet your 2009-10 AP All-Americans

    Eamonn Brennan

    Yes, The Associated Press has released its 2009-10 All-American teams, and there are few surprises on the lists. But that doesn't mean everyone is going to agree. Anyway, since it's easier to just chew on a list, here's the first, second and third...

    Blog | March 29, 2010
  12. It's simple: Poor shooting sends UK home

    Eamonn Brennan

    Sometimes, basketball games are decided in ways the eyes can't see. Sometimes, differences between the winning team and the losing team are imperceptible, made clear only through statistics -- cold, unbiased, objective numbers. Other times, basket...

    Blog | March 27, 2010
  13. Cousins: 'We're not out there reading books'

    Eamonn Brennan

    At the risk of overplaying the whole "Cornell is a smart school, Kentucky is a basketball school" aspect of today's clash between the East's No. 12 and No. 1 seeds, DeMarcus Cousins would like to remind all of you that the task at hand is not about w...

    Blog | March 25, 2010
  14. Three things to watch: East Region

    Eamonn Brennan

    Three Things To Watch is a quick preview of the NCAA tournament's second weekend. It is exactly what it says it is. Thursday's games in Syracuse, N.Y.: No. 11 Washington vs. No. 2 West Virginia, 7:27 p.m. ET and No. 12 Cornell vs. No. 1 Kentucky,...

    Blog | March 24, 2010
  15. Afternoon Linkage: Enough with the Calhoun rumors

    Eamonn Brennan

    As of yet, Jim Calhoun has given little public reason for anyone to think he's retiring at the end of this season. (Whether he should retire is a different story; now seems like as good a time as ever. But that's going to be Calhoun's decision to mak...

    Blog | March 09, 2010
  16. Wall, not Cousins, wins freshman award

    Eamonn Brennan

    Arguing between John Wall and DeMarcus Cousins is, to use a lame cliche, like splitting hairs. They're both awesome players deserving of the highest honors college basketball has to bestow. But hey, somebody has to force those split ends. I'll volunt...

    Blog | March 08, 2010