December 19, 2011 - 11:00am
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.]
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December 13, 2011 - 7:30am
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Local news for Dec. 12, 2011
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December 9, 2011 - 8:00am
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