December 6, 2011 - 10:00am
Today soccer has really gained an audience however, there's been plenty of attempts at professional soccer in the city prior to current clubs.
The sport of soccer has always had an interesting history in the city of Louisville. Having real ebbs and flows of popularity through the years, the Derby City has, like the rest of the country, found a recent passion for the game.In fact the city has had its share of professional and semi-...
December 1, 2011 - 6:42pm
Hey, let's state the obvious: Kentucky is obsessed with basketball. In Texas it's football, New England's got hockey, but here in the Bluegrass we can't get enough hoops. And the laundry list of pro basketball teams that have called the Derby City home proves that beyond a shadow of a doubt.
In past articles I’ve discussed and looked into a few of the professional basketball teams that have been hosted in the Derby City, most notably the Kentucky Colonels who, without question are the most famous.Surely though, one couldn’t think that a city as obsessed with basketball as...
October 17, 2011 - 9:00am
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...
July 25, 2011 - 9:00am
Well, the sports world's attention has turned once again to the football pre-season, as high schools and colleges in the area start suiting up for practice.
The sports community has been biting its collective nails all summer: will there be a football season? I have some buddies myself that have woke up in a cold sweat yelling about how they need Aaron Rodgers and Peyton Manning in their life.
February 18, 2011 - 12:47pm
As we stand at the beginning of the NBA's all star weekend, I've been reminded of the local connections to the weekend taking place in L.A.
As the NBA embarks on their annual all star game this weekend, it’s about time I take a look at all the hoop games that’ll be happening in L.A. this year. This is the first time the All Star game event and its festivities have been in southern California since the classic game back in 1992, and...