Category: Sports

Stakes are High for Opening Day

Stakes are High for Opening Day

| July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

In non-professional sports cities like Louisville where there is a legitimate offseason, the game-less summer months serve as an annual host for endless debates of historical bests, worsts and greatests.

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Spalding Wins AAU and Fans

Spalding Wins AAU and Fans

| July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Some things are meant to be. Raymond Spalding, a Louisville native, Trinity High School standout and heavily recruited power forward, won the AAU National Championship on Monday night with his grassroots team, The Ville.

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Fab Five’s “Wah Wah” Jones Passes Away

Fab Five’s “Wah Wah” Jones Passes Away

| July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Wallace “Wah Wah” Jones, one of the most accomplished athletes in the history of the University of Kentucky, passed away Sunday in Lexington at the age of 88.

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Dufner Prepares for Valhalla

Dufner Prepares for Valhalla

| July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jason Dufner will tee up at Valhalla Golf Club as the defending PGA Champion.

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No Place Like Home

No Place Like Home

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

For the bulk of my adolescence, nearly every adult conversation about Louisville basketball that I listened in on was centered around what was wrong with the program and what could be done to get it back to where it had been in the 1980s.

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Seasoning Important in a Racing Year to Savor

Seasoning Important in a Racing Year to Savor

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Thoroughbred racing has always been a sport in which the age of both its equine and human competitors is, as the adage goes, is just a number.

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From Bellarmine to Europe for Hobbs

From Bellarmine to Europe for Hobbs

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Braydon Hobbs gets my vote as the best player to ever suit up for Bellarmine University.

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Petrino’s Summer Lowdown

Petrino’s Summer Lowdown

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Just as Rick Pitino checked in a fortnight ago about his team’s summer preparations, it was Bobby Petrino’s turn last week to give us all the lowdown on how the post Charlie Strong/Teddy Bridgewater era is coming along.

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Pitino’s Summer Heating Up

Pitino’s Summer Heating Up

| July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Well, the World Cup is over.

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Looking Ahead to the Memories

Looking Ahead to the Memories

| July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The saddest thing about the best and worst days of our lives is that we’re rarely able to distinguish their significance before, during the time or immediately after they occur.

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