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Former UK stars wrap up NBA season, but nine will participate in playoffs


Nine former UK men’s basketball players will participate in the NBA playoffs this season.

 

The playoff field was finalized with the conclusion of regular season games Thursday. The former UK players who will participate are listed below with links to their NBA.com player pages.

 

Daniel Orton — Orlando Magic

 

DeAndre Liggins — Orlando Magic

 

Enes Kanter — Utah Jazz

 

Eric Bledsoe — Los Angeles Clippers

 

Jodie Meeks — Philadelphia 76ers

 

Josh Harrellson — New York Knicks

 

Kelenna Azubuike — Dallas Mavericks

 

Nazr Mohammed — Oklahoma City Thunder

 

Rajon Rondo — Boston Celtics

 

You can see the full regular season statistics for the 16 former Wildcats who appeared in an NBA game this season in the chart below.

 

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Photo by Mark Boxley


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