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Sacramento Kings grab UK’s Fox with No. 5 pick, Monk selected 11th by Hornets in NBA Draft

By Keith Taylor Kentucky Today It didn’t take long for De’Aaron Fox to hear his name called during the NBA Draft Thursday night in Brooklyn. Former teammate Malik Monk wasn’t too far behind after waiting longer than expected. Fox, the former Kentucky point guard was the fifth pick of the draft and was chosen by Sacramento Kings. Monk also was a first-round selection and was taken 11th overall...

Jamie Vaught: New Vitale book ‘It’s Awesome Baby’ shares inside story of memorable career

Yes, the famous basketball broadcaster once was a victim of bullying when he was a young kid growing up in his blue-collar New Jersey roots.   As you know, bullying, unfortunately, is a serious problem found in many communities, usually involving unwelcome, aggressive behavior among school-aged children.   [widgets_on_pages id=”Jamie”] And ESPN’s Dick Vitale — who...

Jamie Vaught: New Vitale book 'It's Awesome Baby' shares inside story of memorable career

Yes, the famous basketball broadcaster once was a victim of bullying when he was a young kid growing up in his blue-collar New Jersey roots.   As you know, bullying, unfortunately, is a serious problem found in many communities, usually involving unwelcome, aggressive behavior among school-aged children.   [widgets_on_pages id=”Jamie”] And ESPN’s Dick Vitale — who...