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Big Blue Links: Kentucky basketball recruiting, draft and transfer news

Tyler Ulis appears on the Red Carpet at Churchill Downs for the Kentucky Derby in Louisville, Ky., on Saturday, May 7, 2016. The former UK guard is expected to work out for the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday.
Tyler Ulis appears on the Red Carpet at Churchill Downs for the Kentucky Derby in Louisville, Ky., on Saturday, May 7, 2016. The former UK guard is expected to work out for the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday. Lexington Herald-Leader

Big Blue Links for Tuesday:

▪ Five-star point guard Immanuel Quickley emerging as a top UK recruiting target, reports Ben Roberts of the Herald-Leader.

▪ Former UK guard Charles Matthews is transferring to Michigan, reports the Herald-Leader.

▪ Skal Labissiere writes about the disaster that changed his life, reports the Herald-Leader.

▪ Tyler Ulis the headliner for Sixers' workout on Tuesday, reports Keith Pompey of the Philadelphia Inquirer.

▪ LeBron James' 11-year-old son reportedly has offers from UK and Duke, reports the Herald-Leader.

▪ Alex Poythress hopes to see his NBA dream revived Thursday night, writes Kyle Tucker of SEC Country.

▪ Breaking down the Calipari era and the NBA draft lottery, by Metz Camfield of CoachCal.com.

▪ Calipari will make the ESPN rounds on draft day, reports Jeff Drummond of All Wildcats.

▪ Mychal Mulder is looking to make more of an impact, reports the Courier-Journal.

▪ Cincinnati defensive back commits to Louisville, reports the Courier-Journal.

▪ Five-star basketball recruit could end up at Western Kentucky, reports Ben Roberts of the Herald-Leader.

▪ Commitments and decommitments in the Mark Stoops era, by Justin Rowland of Cats Illustrated.

▪ Ex-UK player and assistant, current Toronto Raptors coach Dwane Casey talked with Big Blue Insider.

NBA Draft

When: Thursday, June 23

Where: Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY

Time: 7 p.m.

TV: ESPN

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