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...
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]