Kentucky Wildcats Front Office
John Calipari has been communicating with owner Vivek Ranadive and other members of the Kings' ownership group in recent weeks.
Jamal Murray also strongly considered Oregon.
John Calipari has denied having interest in leaving Kentucky for the Pelicans.
John Calipari will also earn a $1.6 million longevity bonus on July 1.
When Alex Poythress tore his ACL in December, all 10 Kentucky rotation players were averaging between 15 and 25 minutes per game.
Willie Cauley-Stein officially added the hyphen in his last name and changed his middle name to Trill.
Willie Cauley-Stein is judged largely by his intangibles on defense.
Karl-Anthony Towns, Willie Cauley-Stein, Trey Lyles, Dakari Johnson, Devin Booker, Aaron Harrison and Andrew Harrison have declared for the draft.
Andrew Harrison and Aaron Harrison have decided to enter the NBA Draft and have chosen representation, sources told RealGM's Shams Charania.
Kentucky is expected to lose five to seven underclassmen to the NBA.