Perhaps it’s this clear love for the Cardinals, the excitement of a new football coach, the glisten of the new stadium, or the sexy scandals of Mr. Pitino, but something has my interest peaked.
The University of Louisville men's basketball team, and coach Rick Pitino (left), will play 2010 NCAA runner-up Butler at 8 p.m. Nov. 16 in the new KFC Yum! Center in a game that will be broadcast on ESPN as part of the network's "College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon."
Karen Sypher is accused of trying to extort University of Louisville men's basketball coach Rick Pitino, left. However if you are like me some of the legalese used at Sypher's trial sounds like Chinese. So here is my attempt to explain Thursday morning's courtroom proceedings using sports as a backdrop.
In their one season, the Shooters made the playoffs only to forfeit the series, and they only made it three games into the next season before folding. That pretty much sums it up.
Former University of Louisville standout Terrence Williams could be the New Jersey Nets' point-guard-of-the-future after his performance in last week's NBA Summer League in Orlando, Fla.
Angel McCoughtry, the second-year player out of the University of Louisville, has quickly become one of the best players in the WNBA. Saturday she'll participate in the league's All-Star game.
John Wall went No. 1 in Thursday night's NBA Draft, while four of his former Kentucky teammates followed him as UK had a record five first-round picks.
Former University of Kentucky star John Wall is the without-a-doubt No. 1 pick in Thursday night's NBA Draft, but who will be second? Could it be Wall's old teammate DeMarcus Cousins?
Louisville native, and former standout at Eastern High School and the University of Kentucky, Rajon Rondo had his star turn with the Boston Celtics in the 2010 NBA Playoffs. His local basketball camps begin next Monday at the Basketball Academy.
University of Louisville assistant basketball coach Walter McCarty is leaving Rick Pitino's bench to join the coaching staff of the NBA's Indiana Pacers.
Tony Kimbro made headlines around the state last week when he decided to transfer back to the city of Louisville and play his senior season at Jeffersontown. I caught up with Kimbro and asked him about his decision.
There will be bountiful baseball, as well as basketball and horse racing this weekend around the Louisville area.