Former University of Louisville men's basketball stars Montrezl Harrell and Terry Rozier are projected by most to be first-round selections in Thursday night's NBA Draft.
Here are 10 Louisville connections to the NBA Finals between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors.
Forty years ago a former University of Louisville star helped the Golden State Warriors win their first - and only - NBA title. Beginning Thursday night Steph Curry & Co. will try to follow that team's lead.
On May 22, 1975 the Kentucky Colonels proved they were the best professional basketball team in the American Basketball Association (and maybe the world) when they captured their first - and only - ABA title with a 110-105 victory over the Indiana Pacers in Game 5 of the championship series.
Wesley Cox had a stellar career at Male and the University of Louisville before making it to the pros, this is his story.