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  1. Adams plans to return for his senior season at UConnRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 22 | The Day

    ... try to leave his mark on the program just as national championship guards Ryan Boatright, Shabazz Napier and Kemba Walker did before him. On his journey, he followed in the footsteps of Napier, who's also from Roxbury, Mass. Odds of UConn's being ...

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  2. Big East Week: Reliving Kemba Walker's devastating crossoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 20 | The Daily Campus

    ... match between coaching legends Jim Calhoun and Jamie Dixon. On the court it was a battle between point guards Kemba Walker and Ashton Gibbs. Pittsburgh got off to a hot start, going 9-11 from the field and leading the Huskies by 12 points. Gibbs was ...

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  3. Big East Week: A Love Letter to the GardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 17 | The Daily Campus

    ... great moments: Ray Allen's heroics against Georgetown, six overtimes between Syracuse and the Huskies and the Kemba Walker stepback game-winner that shook Gary McGhee out of his shoes. The Garden is the Mecca of basketball, no doubt about it. Other ...

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  4. Big East Classics: UConn and Syracuse go to six overtimes in 2009 quarterfinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | The Daily Campus

    ... score tied at 71 apiece, but a lengthy replay review overturned the shot and instead began the first overtime. Kemba Walker missed game-winning shots in each of the first two overtimes and A.J. Price missed a three to walk off in the third overtime ...

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  5. Kemba Walker: Future with Hornets 'out of my control'Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 11 | Washington Times

    But the two-time All-Star said he's not going to spend the offseason dwelling on where he'll be playing next season. Walker has one year remaining on a four-year, $48 million contract and while he'd like to remain with the Hornets - where he's the franchise's all-time leading scorer - he knows nothing is for certain after a second straight non-playoff season prompted team owner Michael Jordan to hire Mitch Kupchak as the new general manager.

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  6. 'I don't get chills, but I still get nervous like I haven't seen the games before'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 2 | Boston.com

    "It was like a movie," former UConn guard-forward Jeremy Lamb told Boston.com. "It really was like a movie."

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  7. Jordan: Walker is epitome of a HornetRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 29 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    Hornets owner Michael Jordan probably wishes he had a few more players like Kemba Walker. Perhaps then his team might be a regular NBA playoff contender.

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  8. Jordan: Career scoring leader Walker is epitome of a HornetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 29 | MySanAntonio.com

    Charlotte Hornets' Kemba Walker shoots over Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, March 28, 2018. Charlotte Hornets' Kemba Walker shoots over Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, March 28, 2018.

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  9. Kemba Walkera s tears were as real as his record. Why he found his feat so incredible.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 28 | HeraldSun.com

    Charlotte Hornets guard Kemba Walker became the team's all-time leader in points scored on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 against the Cleveland Cavaliers at the Spectrum Center in Charlotte, NC. Walker finished with 21 points.

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  10. Remembering Shabazz Napier's Epic March Madness RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | Blazers Edge

    ... process. Napier already had a championship under his belt entering 2014. As a freshman, he was the back-up to Kemba Walker when Walker led the team to its third national championship. Three years later, the understudy took a turn as top dog. Napier ...

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  11. Jeff Jacobs: UConn basketball has hit rock bottomRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | New Canaan News-Review

    If we could step back in time, step back to Kemba Walker's amazing step back jumper against Pittsburgh in the 2011 Big East Tournament, who among us would have guessed the fall would be so ghastly? There were maybe 1,500 fans at Amway Center at noon Thursday for an 8-9 first-round game in a conference that hadn't even been invented in 2011. Gone was the packed house at Madison Square Garden and those magical March nights in New York.

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  12. Jeff Jacobs: UConn men's basketball has hit rock bottomRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | Connecticut Post

    If we could step back in time, step back to Kemba Walker's amazing step back jumper against Pittsburgh in the 2011 Big East Tournament, who among us would have guessed the fall would be so ghastly? There were maybe 1,500 fans at Amway Center at noon Thursday for an 8-9 first-round game in a conference that hadn't even been invented in 2011. Gone was the packed house at Madison Square Garden and those magical March nights in New York.

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  13. Why St. John's can dare to dream for some Garden magicRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | New York Post

    ... who finished ninth in the Big East (just like these Johnnies), came to the Garden scuffling and then, behind Kemba Walker, rattled off five wins in five nights - four of them against ranked opponents - before adding six more in the NCAAs. So, for as ...

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  14. UConn in the NBA: Home stretch and playoff hopefulsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | The Daily Campus

    Charlotte Hornets guard Kemba Walker is fouled by Toronto Raptors' Serge Ibaka during the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, March 4, 2018, in Toronto. The Raptors beat the Hornets 103-98.

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  15. NBA scout: Jalen Adams should return to UConn for senior seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 | Connecticut Post

    ... nation's top collegiate point guard for a third time in eight years. The five finalists for the award won by Kemba Walker in 2011 and Shabazz Napier in 2011 are Devonte' Graham of Kansas, Joel Barry II of North Carolina, Oklahoma's Trae Young, ...

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  16. Berry A Finalist For Cousy AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 | University of North Carolina

    ... Shabazz Napier, Connecticut (2014), Trey Burke, Michigan (2013), Kendall Marshall, North Carolina (2012), Kemba Walker, Connecticut (2011), Greivis Vasquez, Maryland (2010), Ty Lawson, North Carolina (2009), DJ Augustin, Texas (2008), Acie Law, ...

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  17. Hornets All-Star Kemba Walker, a a little guya on court, feels a like a giant sometimesaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | HeraldSun.com

    Being a "little man" on the basketball court is nothing new to Kemba Walker. The two-time NBA All-Star is listed as 6-foot-1 on the Charlotte Hornets' roster, and even that measure of height might be generous.

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  18. Kemba, Drummond added to NBA All-Star Game rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | The UConn Blog

    After initially being the two biggest snubs from the Eastern Conference All-Star roster, former UConn greats Kemba Walker and Andre Drummond were added to the NBA All-Star Game as injury replacements for Team LeBron. Team LeBron saw four of its players get injured, and since three of them came from the Eastern Conference, NBA fans expected Drummond and Kemba to be among the early replacements, although Kemba was initially passed up for Goran Dragic as Kevin Love's injury replacement.

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  19. How Kemba Walker again reminds Charlotte Hornets hea s their one bankable starRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | HeraldSun.com

    At that salary Walker, the Charlotte Hornets' point guard, can put up with some hassles inherent to his job. One thing that's unique about a major-league athlete's job is the employment contract he signs can be traded to another franchise in that league.

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  20. Kemba Walker named to second-consecutive NBA All-Star GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | WBTV

    The NBA announced Thursday that Charlotte Hornets point guard Kemba Walker has been selected as a reserve from the Eastern Conference in the 2018 NBA All-Star Game. It marks the second-consecutive NBA All-Star selection for Walker, who replaces the injured Kristaps Porzingis on Team LeBron.

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