The Heat fell in love with Bam Adebayo’s future — and his past

The Miami Heat love former University of Kentucky star Bam Adebayo as much for his background and the way he fits into the franchise’s hard-working culture as they do his yet untapped potential. “Bam checks so many boxes. And he has a great story that we really connected with,” Coach Erik Spoelstra said.

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Quack and rescue: Trio of firefighters remove 10 ducklings from storm drain

Firefighters Eric Bottoms, Andy Kenner and Lt. Dave Sullivan were called from the Shilito fire station to the Lowe's parking lot for a rather cute rescue mission.
Caitlyn Stroh cstroh@herald-leader.com/ Photos courtesy of Andy Kenner
Quack and rescue: Trio of firefighters remove 10 ducklings from storm drain 1:34

Quack and rescue: Trio of firefighters remove 10 ducklings from storm drain

Pro baseball in Nicholasville 1:37

Pro baseball in Nicholasville

Man's best friend makes a splash at DockDogs competition 0:59

Man's best friend makes a splash at DockDogs competition

Pride festival brings color, music and message of inclusiveness to downtown Lexington 2:09

Pride festival brings color, music and message of inclusiveness to downtown Lexington