Hornets rookie Anthony Davis is accustomed to letting his actions on the basketball court do all his talking. So for nearly a week, as he is sidelined by a sprained left ankle that has left him unable to participate in the contact portions of Team USA's pre-Olympic basketball camp, Davis has had to meet with the media to discuss specifically what he's doing. And mostly what he's not. Davis has shed virtually no light on his physical status or exactly what he's doing to rehabilitate the first sprained ankle of his life.
Walter Cornett, of Glendale, Kentucky, is the owner and operator of Walter's Wildcat World. He founded WildcatWorld.com in 1998 making it one of the oldest Kentucky basketball fan sites in operation today.
On This Day In UK Basketball History
- On February 21, 1970, No. 2 Kentucky defeated LSU, 121-105. Dan Issel scored 51 points, Mike Pratt 27 and Tom Parker 18 as UK outgunned LSU star “Pistol Pete” Maravich’s 64-point performance before 9,000 fans in the John Parker Memorial Coliseum. This was the ultimate shootout between all-time SEC greats Maravich and Issel.