December 2, 2011 - 12:20pm
The city of Louisville seems like an odd home to professional hockey but that hasn't stopped plenty from trying.
When one thinks about the sport of hockey the mid-south region of the United States isn’t the first area that comes to mind. However, it’s a combination that’s been tried time and time again in the city of Louisville.Much to the surprise for the football/basketball obsessed city,...
October 17, 2011 - 10:00am
Professional Lacrosse is making it's way to Louisville with the Kentucky Stickhorses, a team which will play their inaugural season in 2012.
In recent years the sport of Lacrosse has become more and more so a fixture in local athletics, at the high school and college levels there has been an outpouring of interest in recent seasons.With that in mind, the upstart professional Lacrosse league, the North American Lacrosse League, has...
October 10, 2011 - 8:45am
Break out the balloons and party hats as we explore why The KFC YUM center is better than advertised!
August 23, 2011 - 10:00am
For the past couple of months I've been occasionally throwing out iconic athletes from Louisville. Sports legends of the Ville I called the series. But, I'd like to add to that series, sports legends of a different variety; the iconic buildings and arenas that made the city's historic sports past what it is today.
What better place to start the landmark edition of Sports Legends of the Ville than Freedom Hall? Opened in 1956, Freedom Hall was a building that was beyond it’s time. Ironically though, the building itself didn’t open to house basketball games; as so many remember it today....
August 16, 2011 - 10:00am
For years now I haven't thought much about those plaques that sit around the fair and expo center. However, I recently discovered these plaques represent more than pictures of great Kentucky sports figures.
For about thirty years the hall has been a way to support Kosair as well as the men and women that display sportsmanship in athletic endeavors.