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Luke Walton Joins the Memphis Tigers While the NBA Lockout Continues

Friday, August 26th, 2011

While some NBA players are spending the lockout talking about playing overseas, Luke Walton has found a much different avenue for escape. Walton has joined coach Josh Pastner's staff at Memphis and will coach the big men at the collegiate level. Walton says Pastner just called him up and it all ...

Is Illinois State Representative Monique Davis Wearing Rose Colored Glasses?

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2009

Derrick Rose's good name has recently come under attack, because it would appear that there was some extreme shadiness surrounding his time at Memphis University. Surprise, right?!?! It probably has nothing to do with John Calipari. Whatever, there's going to be an investigation, and heads might roll. And while Rose might ...

Is Josh Pastner The Next Great Coaching Prodigy?

Thursday, April 9th, 2009

He's been training for this since he was Bar Mitzvahed.  It was inevitable that Josh Pastner would be a college basketball head coach.  Truthfully, I'm kind of surprised it took him to the age of 31 to accomplish this, but Memphis is a pretty good place to get your coaching ...

John Calipari Takes A More Prestigious Job

Tuesday, April 7th, 2009

If someone came up to you and said, 'Hey, you wanna take this higher profile job in one of the most prolific spots for your occupation?'  Pretty simple answer, no?  In terms of college basketball, great coaches can often stay at a school for as long as they want, but ...