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...
January 31, 2011 - 3:30pm
The NBA-to-Louisville discussions have been heating up lately — a team may have already moved to town by the time you read this!
This article appears in the January 2011 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com.
December 17, 2010 - 11:04am
Local news for Dec. 17, 2010
"Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell praised retiring colleague Jim Bunning on Thursday for his 'two Hall of Fame-worthy' careers in baseball and politics. McConnell, in a farewell tribute to Bunning, called the 79-year-old Kentuckian a man of principle." [Courier-Journal]"U.S. Rep. Baron Hill...
December 9, 2010 - 10:16am
A summary of local news for December 9, 2010
• KFC is bringing the Colonel to Africa, big time. [Courier-Journal] • New stadium…check. How about an NBA team to call it home? [Courier-Journal]
August 20, 2010 - 4:31pm
Perhaps it’s this clear love for the Cardinals, the excitement of a new
football coach, the glisten of the new stadium, or the sexy scandals of
Mr. Pitino, but something has my interest peaked.
When I first moved to Louisville, just three days shy of a year ago, a new friend took me to a sports bar where everyone was talking about, you guessed it, sports. After listening to talk of the Cardinals for what seemed like an eternity, I very stupidly asked, “Do you have any real sports teams...