August 16, 2011 - 1:21pm
Last night was round #1 of the UK pros v Dominican National Team. The Dominicans dealt an early blow.
Last night was the first game in the two game series between the former UK players, now in the NBA, and the Dominican Republic National Team coached by current UK coach, John Calipari. So this UK fan hitched a ride and prepped himself for an evening on press row.
July 29, 2012 - 7:08pm
For most taking part, the trip to Louisville was just another step towards reaching their personal goals and dreams of playing professional basketball. For others it was all about the experience of trying out and seeing where they measured up against solid competition.
This past weekend at the Hoops facility in east Louisville, 264 athletes from all around the world came together to take part in tryouts for the NBA's Development League.The tryouts had an international appeal. Nine countries were represented at the tryouts: Congo, Ecuador, Jamaica...
June 28, 2011 - 7:00am
Local news for June 28, 2011
"Failing to privatize Louisville Metro Animal Services, Mayor Greg Fischer announced Monday the city has rejected a proposal by a non-profit group [No Kill Louisville] to take over the agency.
July 29, 2012 - 6:50pm
We're taking a look at the, er, celebrities that Louisville's Derby parties are serving up this year as proof that the Kentucky Derby is cool and appealing.
We're taking a look at (and ranking) the celebrities that Louisville's Derby parties are serving up this year. Check back as we'll update it when new celebs are announced.
July 29, 2012 - 6:57pm
On Sept. 25, a crowd will gather at Waterfront Park to watch a barge
dump thousands of yellow, sunglasses-wearing rubber ducks into the Ohio
River for the seventh-annual Ken-Ducky Derby.
This article appeared in the September 2010 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com.