Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez will be in the final year of his contract in 2015, sources told FOX Sports reporter Ken Rosenthal. Gonzalez signed an extension last February, but the length of the deal was not announced.
Predestination has everything you’re looking for in a good time travel movie: a world-weary protagonist determined to do whatever it takes to set things right, scenes revisited multiple times from varying points of view, a horrible disfiguration, a couple of truly great WTF moments, and a nonlinear narrative that’s almost confusing enough to demand repeat viewing (more on that later).
H/T to my buddy and yours, Beisner, for releasing this little nugget yesterday about Tyler Ulis. Beisner said that Ulis’ father told him before the season that a major goal of Tyler Ulis was to break the career assist record at UK.
Good morning, friends, and welcome to the thank goodness it’s Friday edition of Kentucky Sports Radio. We’re all running on a little less sleep today after last night’s ugly and exhausting win over Missouri, but we will power through to give you two hours of quality sports radio.
The Kentucky football program has a BIG chance to recapture some momentum this afternoon when three-star wide receiver Tavin Richardson announces his decision at 4 p.m.
A photo posted by DeMarcus Cousins (@boogiecousins) on
UPDATE: Clay Travis has responded in a surprisingly impressive manner, pledging $5,000 to Demarcus’ charity of choice:
@boogiecousins Funny and well played. $5k to your charity of choice. Let me know where to send it.
— Clay Travis (@ClayTravisBGID) January 30, 2015
That may be the only decent thing he’s ever done.
…which makes you even luckier if you’re fortunate enough to attend. Marlana has sung the anthem for several women’s games over the years, the football game vs. Vandy this past September, and one of the basketball alumni games, but this will be her first time singing the anthem during a regular season men’s game in Rupp.
Because we gotta:
The Fast Food Bracket was a big hit (or miss, depending on your choices) last week, so I thought I’d get us all in the mood for Super Bowl Sunday with The Today Show’s Super Bowl Snack Bracket.
Gil Corrano, Sports Reporter, The West Point Gazette
“I covered his first game as a head coach — Army versus Lehigh — in 1975. Army had been 3-22 the season before and no one was expecting much out of this new first-timer.