For Calipari, Sacramento can't top the lures of Lexington
07/01/2015 04:49 PM
SACRAMENTO, CA — Rumors roared through the internet on Tuesday of University of Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari seriously considering moving to Sacramento to take over as the Kings’ new head coach and leader of basketball operations.
Calipari, however, quickly silenced the assumptions mere minutes after the story broke with a string of strongly-worded Tweets, culminating in saying, “At no time has [Sacramento Kings owner Vivek Ranadivé] offered me a job. I WILL BE AT KENTUCKY.”
For the 100th time, I have the best basketball coaching position in the world. I am not looking for any other coaching position.— John Calipari (@UKCoachCalipari) June 30, 2015
Since he bought the team,— John Calipari (@UKCoachCalipari) June 30, 2015
Vivek</a> and I have talked on and off about <a href="https://twitter.com/boogiecousins">boogiecousins.
.— John Calipari (@UKCoachCalipari) June 30, 2015
Vivek</a> has asked me what I thought about <a href="https://twitter.com/boogiecousins">boogiecousins and I told him he would be an all-star, and I was right.
In the last two weeks, we’ve also talked a bunch about the draft and on draft day, obviously because of
ThewillieCS15</a>.</p>— John Calipari (UKCoachCalipari) June 30, 2015
KSTV took over “The Leach Report” radio show on Tuesday to discuss the latest Cal-to-NBA rumors, explaining why the opening in Sacramento has nothing over the lures of Lexington.