June 14, 2011 - 10:00am
Kentucky's 1996 Men's basketball team contained nine future NBA stars, among the standouts of the stars though: Derek Anderson- and that's who are sports legend of the Ville highlight is today.
In 1996 the men’s basketball coaching staff at the University of Kentucky assembled one of the greatest teams in the storied history of that program, there was a total of nine NBA destined athletes on that team and among the all-stars was Louisville native Derek Anderson.
May 31, 2011 - 10:00am
A Wildcat legend will be competing tonight in game one for the NBA finals in Miami.
Tonight marks the first game of the 2011 NBA finals, a series which pits the east vs. the west, in a battle for basketball supremacy.This year it comes down to a battle of the south- out of the southwest comes the Dallas Mavericks, who have reached the final series after defeating the Oklahoma City...
May 24, 2011 - 1:41pm
Our Sports legends of the Ville highlight today is a great guard in the University of Louisville's basketball past.
It’s no secret that Kentuckians are obsessed with basketball, it’s in our collective DNA, and so it only makes sense that the state has produced more than its share of hoop all-stars and today we’re looking at another legend of the hardwood in our sports legend of the Ville, Denny...
May 18, 2011 - 10:00am
For our next sports legend of the Ville we're taking a look back at the last Kentucky team to win an NCAA championship, featuring the talents of Louisville's Scott Padgett.
In the mid-90’s under the tutelage of Rick Pitino the Kentucky Wildcats basketball team seemed to be returning to their former glory. And in 1998, the work seemed to be coming to a head, led by Nazr Mohammad, Jamaal Magloire and Louisville’s Scott Padgett, and it’s the later that’s today’s...
May 17, 2011 - 4:49pm
Our Sports legend of the Ville today is the most winningest coach in his school's history and has led teams all over the city to a plethora of championships and victories.
During March’s NCAA tournament this year all eyes seemed to be on UConn, and for good reason but another team had actually a much more impressive run in their respective tournament; Bellarmine in the Division 2 tournament, which concluded with the now perennial powerhouse cutting down the...