Category: Sports

Soccer: a “Big Five” Sport?

Soccer: a “Big Five” Sport?

| June 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Is it me, or is this World Cup different?

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A Night Of Legends

A Night Of Legends

| June 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame Inducts New Members

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Slugging it for a Cause

Slugging it for a Cause

| June 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Last Friday saw the Wounded Warrior amputee softball team take on a group of children at Louisville Slugger Field prior to the Louisville Bats game.

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Feeling the World Cup Fever

Feeling the World Cup Fever

| June 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The World Cup is finally here, and let me tell you: this is unquestionably the greatest sporting spectacle on Earth. Also, you know who agrees with me? That’s right – Earth.

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First Contender for Breeders’ Cup Classic is a Dream Story

First Contender for Breeders’ Cup Classic is a Dream Story

| June 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The prospect of winning the $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic ranks high on the list of wishes for anyone in the horse industry, and the background of the first horse to earn a spot in the starting gate for that race is one that gives everyone hope.

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Smith Looks at Draft – and a Pet

Smith Looks at Draft – and a Pet

| June 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Russ Smith is one of the most colorful characters in University of Louisville basketball history.

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Cards: The Winningest Losers

Cards: The Winningest Losers

| June 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

There is a bizarre, but increasingly frequent, phenomenon in American sports where the more you win, the more likely you are to wind up with a negative stigma attached to your team, or franchise, or program. I like to call it “Buffalo Bill Syndrome.”

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Why the Long Face?

Why the Long Face?

| June 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

California Chrome lost on Saturday in the Belmont Stakes. In fact, we all lost.

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Triple Crown Runs – When and Why They End

Triple Crown Runs – When and Why They End

| June 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Fans of Thoroughbred racing and those who dropped in for the Triple Crown campaign have had a few days to get over our collective post-Belmont Stakes letdown and hangover.

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World Series Renews Rivalry

World Series Renews Rivalry

| June 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

In May of 2007, the Louisville baseball program had a grand total of one NCAA Tournament appearance and zero NCAA Tournament wins.

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