Two people with knowledge of the deal told the AP that All-Star point guard John Wall and the Washington Wizards have agreed to a $170 million, four-year contract extension that will take effect starting in the 2019 season.
New designs of the long-awaited expansion of the Lexington Convention Center include improvements for Rupp Arena along with a new exhibition, ballroom and meeting space to be built to the north of the current complex.
The Dallas Mavericks’ negotiations with former University of Kentucky star Nerlens Noel remain far apart and the representative for the fourth-year center said Tuesday that the situation could drag on well into the summer.
University of Kentucky men’s basketball Coach John Calipari made the rounds in Washington, D.C., on Thursday, posting photos of himself on the National Mall and with legislators. Coach Cal was on Capitol Hill to support Kelly Knight Craft in her nomination as ambassador to Canada.