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Calipari plays game of semantics in us vs. world talk

Originally Published: April 4, 2008
By Dana O'Neil | ESPN.com

SAN ANTONIO -- After Andre Allen was suspended for the entire Final Four due to a violation of a team rule, John Calipari -- back firmly up, defense mechanisms kicking in -- turned the table on the suspension, insisting Allen's banishment would serve not as a team distraction, but rather as a team rallying cry.

"It may elevate us, because if something is taken away, the team comes together," the Memphis coach said.

The suspension was just the latest ...

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