Anthony Davis of the Los Angeles Lakers and Bam Adebayo of the Miami Heat

Kentucky’s Unprecedented Impact on the NBA

Kentucky basketball has long produced some of the best NBA players. However, as of late, it has gone to an entirely new level. When you get down to it, the numbers don’t lie.

In the past 10 NBA drafts, UK has had more players selected than any other school (38), the most first-round selections (29), the most lottery picks (21) and the most No. 1 overall selections (3). When the 2019-20 season started, once again, they also had the most…

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