There Are Currently 27 Kentucky Players on NBA Rosters

The University of Kentucky has a huge contingent of NBA players right now and last night most of them had big games. Listed are all the players and their teams, at the bottom of the article there are notes and some stats from last night’s standout performers.

Bam Adebayo

Team/position: Miami Heat forward/center

Links: ESPN game log / Basketball-Reference.com

  UK career: 2016-17

ERIC BLEDSOE

Team/position: Phoenix Suns guard

Links: ESPN game log / Basketball-Reference.com

UK career: 2009-10

DEVIN BOOKER

Team/position: Phoenix Suns guard

Links: ESPN game log / Basketball-Reference.com

UK career: 2014-15

WILLIE CAULEY-STEIN

Team/position: Sacramento Kings center

Links: ESPN game log / Basketball-Reference.com

UK career: 2012-15

On Twitter: @THEwillieCS15

DEMARCUS COUSINS

Team/position: New Orleans Pelicans center

Links: ESPN game log / Basketball-Reference.com

UK career: 2009-10

ANTHONY DAVIS

Team/position: New Orleans Pelicans forward/center

Links: ESPN game log / Basketball-Reference.com

UK career: 2011-12

DE’AARON FOX

Team/position: Sacramento Kings point guard

Links: ESPN game log / Basketball-Reference.com

UK career: 2016-17

On Twitter: @swipathefox

ANDREW HARRISON

Team/position: Memphis Grizzlies guard

Links: ESPN game log / Basketball-Reference.com

UK career: 2013-15

DAKARI JOHNSON

Team/position: Oklahoma City Thunder center

Links: ESPN game log / Basketball-Reference.com

UK career: 2013-15

ENES KANTER

Team/position: New York Knicks forward

Links: ESPN game log / Basketball-Reference.com

UK career: 2010-11

MICHAEL KIDD-GILCHRIST

Team/position: Charlotte Hornets forward

Links: ESPN game log / Basketball-Reference.com

UK career: 2011-12

BRANDON KNIGHT

Team/position: Phoenix Suns guard

Links: ESPN game log / Basketball-Reference.com

UK career: 2010-11

Note: Will miss 2017-18 season after surgery for a torn ACL.

SKAL LABISSIERE

Team/position: Sacramento Kings forward/center

Links: ESPN game log / Basketball-Reference.com

UK career: 2015-16

DEANDRE LIGGINS

Team/position: Milwaukee Bucks guard/forward

Links: ESPN game log Basketball-Reference.com

UK career: 2008-11

TREY LYLES

Team/position: Denver Nuggets forward

Links: ESPN game log / Basketball-Reference.com

UK career: 2014-15

JODIE MEEKS

Team/position: Washington Wizards guard

Links: ESPN game log / Basketball-Reference.com

UK career: 2006-09

DARIUS MILLER

Team/position: New Orleans Pelicans forward

Links: ESPN game log / Basketball-Reference.com

UK career: 2008-12

MALIK MONK

Team/position: Charlotte Hornets guard

Links: ESPN game log / Basketball-Reference.com

UK career: 2016-17

JAMAL MURRAY

Team/position: Denver Nuggets guard

Links: ESPN game log / Basketball-Reference.com

UK career: 2015-16

NERLENS NOEL

Team/position: Dallas Mavericks forward/center

Links: ESPN game log / Basketball-Reference.com

UK career: 2012-13

PATRICK PATTERSON

Team/position: Oklahoma City Thunder forward

Links: ESPN game log / Basketball-Reference.com

UK career2007-10

ALEX POYTHRESS

Team/position: Indiana Pacers forward (two-way NBA/G League contract)

Links: ESPN game log / Basketball-Reference.com

UK career: 2012-16

JULIUS RANDLE

Team/position: L.A. Lakers forward

Links: ESPN game log / Basketball-Reference.com

UK career: 2013-14

RAJON RONDO

Team/position: New Orleans Pelicans guard

Links: ESPN game log / Basketball-Reference.com

UK career: 2004-06

On Twitter: @RajonRondo

KARL-ANTHONY TOWNS

Team/position: Minnesota Timberwolves forward

Links: ESPN game log / Basketball-Reference.com

UK career: 2014-15

TYLER ULIS

Team/position: Phoenix Suns guard

Links: ESPN game log / Basketball-Reference.com

UK career: 2014-16

JOHN WALL

Team/position: Washington Wizards guard

Links: ESPN game log / Basketball-Reference.com

UK career: 2009-10

via herald leader

Notes

▪  Isaiah Briscoe and Archie Goodwin were waived by the Portland Trail Blazers on Oct. 13.

▪  Kyle Wiltjer was waived by the Toronto Raptors on Oct. 7. (former celtic) James Young was waived by the Milwaukee Bucks on Oct. 4.

▪  Terrence Jones, who spent time with the New Orleans Pelicans and Milwaukee Bucks last season, signed to play in China.

▪  Aaron Harrison, Dominique Hawkins and Mychal Mulder are free agents.

▪  Isaac Humphries signed to play his first pro season in Australia for the Sydney Kings.

A lot of them had big games this week:

Anthony Davis (33 pts, 18 reb in opener at Memphis) has been battling strep throat

Nerlens Noel scored 16 points & grabbed 11 boards in 20 minutes in Mavs’ loss to Hawks. 6-6 FG, 4-4 FT, 1 steal, 3 blocks & plus-9

DeMarcus Cousins: 28pts, 10rebs & 7 blocks.

John Wall: 28pts, 8Ast, 2 blocks & 5 rebs

Karl Anthony Towns: 18Pts, 13rebs, 2 steals and a block

Jodie Meeks: 14Pts, 1reb

Willie Cauley-Stein: 21Pts, 10rebs, 4 blocks

Eric Bledsoe: 15Pts, 4rebs, 3Ast, and a pair of blocks and steals

De’aaron Fox: In his NBA debut: 14 Pts, 5Ast, 4 rebs.

Those are some of the most impressive Cat-Stats from last night.

 

 

 

 

 

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