July 29, 2012 - 8:08pm
For most taking part, the trip to Louisville was just another step towards reaching their personal goals and dreams of playing professional basketball. For others it was all about the experience of trying out and seeing where they measured up against solid competition.
This past weekend at the Hoops facility in east Louisville, 264 athletes from all around the world came together to take part in tryouts for the NBA's Development League.The tryouts had an international appeal.  Nine countries were represented at the tryouts:  Congo, Ecuador, Jamaica...
June 23, 2011 - 6:04pm
This weekend, aspiring NBA players from across the nation will converge upon the Louisville Hoops facility for a NBA NBA Development League tryout.
This weekend, aspiring NBA players from across the nation will converge upon the Louisville Hoops facility for a NBA D-League tryout. The NBA Development League is the National Basketball Association's official minor league basketball organization.
July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
You think I know when I’m going to fall off a horse? No, sir, you’re absolutely wrong. If I knew it was coming, then I’d prevent it from happening. When I’m falling, the first thing that happens is a feeling of shock.
This article appears in the March 2011 issue of LouisvilleMagazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com.