October 18, 2011 - 10:00am
Charlie Tyra passed away a few years ago, but in his time he proved beyond a shadow of a doubt that he is a Sports legend of the Ville.
In 1957 professional basketball was in a buzz about power forward/center Charlie Tyra. Indeed, this was proven unquestionably when the young man received the second overall draft pick in the first round.Before that exciting day for the tenacious “big man” he was an All-Star at Atherton...
September 8, 2011 - 11:00am
Tonight marks this year's Patriot Game between the Louisville Metro Police Department and Louisville Fire Department and some jabs are already being taken amongst the two teams.
Tonight’s Patriot Game marks the ninth meeting between basketball teams from the Louisville Metro Police Department and the Louisville Fire Department.The game itself works in conjunction to raise money and awareness for the Healing Place, a quality charity that aids homeless individuals and...
August 30, 2011 - 10:00am
I turn my attention to the newest arena in Louisville, in my ongoing look at the venues that tell the history of Louisville sports.
When one looks at the modern arenas in the city of Louisville, one venue seems to rein supreme the Yum Center.
August 17, 2011 - 12:48pm
Last night was round 2 of the Pros v Dominican Republic...and the Pros got K.O.'d.
So last night I had to opportunity to go to my second game in two nights for the former UK Pros vs the Dominican Republic National Team. I was much happier to be close to home so that I didn't have a drive afterwards. So lets get right into the meat of it.
July 6, 2011 - 10:54am
Could a return be on the horizon? The Kentucky Colonels once reigned supreme in the American Basketball Association and many attempts to lure a pro team back to The 'Ville have been unsuccessful.
It’s true; Louisville is not new to the professional sporting stage. The city of Louisville has played host to the National Football League, American Basketball Association and Major League Baseball over the course of the last century or more. Most recently though, the Kentucky Colonels...