January 3, 2012 - 11:49am
Eastern Eagles look to defend their LIT crown!
Winter break is coming to an end and high school basketball is kicking into full gear as teams are preparing to battle it out for the Republic Bank/Coca-Cola Louisville Invitational trophy. The tournament will host 20 teams from the sixth and seventh region at Bellarmine University...
January 2, 2012 - 2:47pm
Actors Theatre opens the 2012 portion of the season with The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity.
December 20, 2011 - 11:00am
Yesterday I began to look through video at some of the classic sports moments in the history of the city of Louisville. Here I complete what I started yesterday.
Previously, I looked through video at some of the classic sports moments in the city’s history; today I continue that look.The most iconic baseball team in the city shared its name with the first professional basketball team, the Louisville Colonels basketball squad suited up in 1947 for the...
December 19, 2011 - 12:00pm
Disclosure: The author grew up in Massachusetts.
[Editor’s note: Another reason basketball is just bigger in Kentucky is because we allowed a blowhard from Massachusetts to contribute to this package.]
This article appears in the December 2011 issue of LouisvilleMagazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com. **use this link https://www.loumag.com/subscribe.aspx 11 > 2,000 Quick quiz: Would you rather have Kentucky’s 2,000-plus victories or UCLA’s 11 NCAA championships?...
December 5, 2011 - 12:55pm
To this day football is a thriving aspect of the sports landscape in the city of Louisville. Here I take a look at the plethora of pro and semi-pro teams to come through the Derby City.
Go to any Sports bar on any given Sunday in the city and people in there will be yelling about one thing and one thing alone: football.Well, in general, I mean if you drop a chair on somebody’s foot I would assume that they would yell about that, but at that point were really just dealing...