September 8, 2010 - 5:33pm
Local news for Sept. 8, 2010
"Kentucky death-row inmate's trial littered with problems." [Courier-Journal]
August 20, 2010 - 4:31pm
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.
When I first moved to Louisville, just three days shy of a year ago, a new friend took me to a sports bar where everyone was talking about, you guessed it, sports. After listening to talk of the Cardinals for what seemed like an eternity, I very stupidly asked, “Do you have any real sports teams...
August 16, 2010 - 3:47pm
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."
By Josh Cook
We already knew the opponent and the date, but now we know the time of the first game for the University of Louisville men's basketball team in the new KFC Yum! Center.
The Cardinals will take on Butler, last season's NCAA runner-up, at 8 p.m. Nov. 16 on ESPN as part of "...
July 30, 2010 - 2:17am
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.
By Josh Cook
I’m a sports writer. I have been for 15 years. I’m very familiar with several different kinds of courts - basketball, volleyball and tennis.
But my Thursday morning trip to the U.S. District Court in downtown Louisville to cover a sports story was something new to me.
July 16, 2010 - 9:44am
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