February 18, 2011 - 1:47pm
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...
February 19, 2011 - 11:58pm
Talk of professional basketball is no new discussion in the city. As evidenced by the Kentucky Colonels; but what does that mean?
Over the last couple of days, I have attempted to highlight professional sports and the city of Louisville. First, we had the Louisville Colonels in baseball; then, there was the Brecks in the NFL; and finally, with some hesitation, we move to professional basketball. I say hesitation because any...
February 18, 2011 - 12:13pm
Grab your black gear and come on out to Mockingbird Valley Soccer Complex this weekend for the second to last home game for the Louisville Lightning!
It's their first matchup of the year as the Louisville Lightning takes on the Illinois Piasa, Saturday February 19th at 8pm at Mockingbird Valley Soccer Complex.   It's not only $1 beer night, but also college night, so students get in for $7 a ticket.  Team ...
February 18, 2011 - 11:30am
Who’s your Derby pick? Yes, it may only be February, but this weekend Churchill Downs is holding their first of three opportunities to select your Derby horse now and bet him in their Derby Future Wager Pool 1.
For the past several years, Churchill Downs has offered the chance to bet on the Derby contenders well in advance of Derby Day with their Derby Future Wager Pools. Three different betting pools are offered on selected weekend dates, with the first beginning Friday. Pool 2 will run from March 11th...
February 18, 2011 - 9:00am
Continuing down the Derby Trail, ten horses compete in the Grade 2 Risen Star Stakes at Fair Grounds Race Course.
The Road to the Derby continues with the $300,000 Grade 2 Risen Star Stakes this Saturday at Fair Grounds Race Course in New Orleans. Headlining the field of ten is Breeder’s Cup Juvenile third place finisher, Rogue Romance. Rogue Romance is trained by Kenny McPeek and will be ridden by Julien...