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Articles tagged: John Calipari

John Calipari: Some Kentucky players were ‘relieved’ after Wisconsin loss

Kentucky fans had their hearts broken earlier this year when their team fell two wins short of completing college basketball’s first perfect season in over 30 years. But if you believe John Calipari, the loss wasn’t quite as devastating for the team. In fact, Calipari recently claimed some of his players were “relieved” after they…Read More

Report: Kings have had discussions with John Calipari

John Calipari finds his name wrapped up in the NBA rumor mill every offseason, but the newest situation he has been linked to is complicated even by his standards. Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports reports that the Sacramento Kings have been in contact with Calipari to gauge his interest in taking over the team’s front-office…Read More

Dan Patrick, John Calipari kiss and make up (Video)

Dan Patrick and John Calipari were clearly annoyed with each other during Calipari’s appearance on “The Dan Patrick Show” Thursday, though they don’t want any of us to know it. We’re well aware that Calipari and Patrick have a long history with each other and love cracking stones. But go ahead and listen to the…Read More

John Calipari gets into it with Dan Patrick (Audio)

Kentucky coach John Calipari was a guest on “The Dan Patrick Show” Thursday morning, and things got incredibly awkward by the end of the interview. When Patrick asked Calipari if he would have been better suited using fewer players in his rotation in the NCAA Tournament rather than platooning, Calipari immediately got annoyed. “If anybody…Read More

John Calipari: Our goal in 2015 was not to win a championship

Kentucky fell short of expectations last season by not winning a national championship, but fortunately the Wildcats’ head coach is a master spin doctor in addition to being an expert recruiter. According to John Calipari, Kentucky is still working toward its goal, which is to have eight players drafted by NBA teams this year. “Last…Read More

John Calipari shoots down report he is interested in Pelicans job

Rumors about John Calipari leaving Kentucky to accept an NBA coaching job are an annual tradition. The New Orleans Pelicans are this year’s subject. John Reed of The Times Picayune reports that Calipari has made it known to Pelicans officials that he is interested in their head coaching vacancy. There have reportedly been “exploratory conversations”…Read More

John Calipari reportedly drove Billy Donovan to NBA

The recent dominance and run of success for John Calipari at Kentucky helped push Billy Donovan to the NBA, according to a report. Donovan, 49, coached at Florida from 1996 through 2015 before accepting the head coaching job with the Oklahoma City Thunder this week. Though Donovan won two national championships at Florida (2006 and…Read More

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