December 1, 2011 - 7:42pm
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 10, 2011 - 10:00am
Walt Terrell is a man that has made an important impact everywhere he's gone. Today, in Sports legends of the Ville, I take a look at those impacts.
In 1982 a young man from Jeffersonville, Indiana made his debut as a major league baseball starting pitcher.Walt Terrell, quickly became a staple of that New York Met team where he played his early years. After being drafted as a standout at Morehead State College, the Mets had made a trade with...
October 6, 2011 - 10:00am
Frank (Fuzzy) Zoeller has certainly made a name for himself in the golf world, because of that he's the focus of this Sports legend of the Ville segment.
Frank Zoeller Jr. might just be the most affable man ever to join the PGA. A polar opposite to the fastidious upper class golfer stereotype, Zoeller acts more as an “everyman” on the course than a professional athlete. Indeed, his light-hearted play makes his nickname “Fuzzy...
September 8, 2011 - 10:00am
As fall sports get farther into the season I thought it might be interesting to take a look at a couple interesting teams.By the way you can see the high school football games I'm looking forward to here.
Here’s a look at some fall area high school sports and what teams to look out for.VolleyballGirl’s Volleyball continues to be run in Louisville by a handful of schools. Schools to look out for are Assumption, this perennial powerhouse won the Kentucky State championship last year and...
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.