The emotions that sports allow are unmatched by anything else. When Kevin Ware went down with his gruesome injury on Elite 8 Sunday, emotions were abound. Shocked by the gruesomeness. Moved by teammates’ reaction and Ware’s strength. Then that turned to overwhelming joy as the Cardinals put on a clinic to move past a very [...]
Leron Black rushed his commitment to Baylor. Will the 2014 forward consider the ‘Cats?
Danny Trevathan the dynamic Kentucky Wildcat linebacker claimed defensive player of the week after his performance against the Louisville Cardinals on Saturday. Trevathan was nothing short of magnificent in the Battle for the Governor’s Cup. He recorded 11 tackles, 9 of which were solo. He also had 3.5 of those tackles go for losses. Trevathan [...]
The Cats secured another verbal commitment yesterday in Nile Daniel (3-Star / WR) from Georgia. Daniel makes the 16th pledge for the 2011 recruiting class for UK. The staff recently received news Justin Bean, who signed with the Cats in 2009, will do so again in 2011. This time last year, the Cats had two [...]
Kentucky assistant coach John Robic may have put one of the oddest offseason stories to rest when he said during a speech in Ohio that, “Dodson definitely would be at Kentucky next season”. Rumors have been floating around all offseason about Dodson’s off-the-court issues, his academic eligibility and originally there was even talk about him [...]
Most men search the world wide web looking for things like: sports updates, women and entertainment. We are hard-wired to seek out information on the aforementioned topics for various reasons but, the reason we search for sports, women and entertainment, in my eyes, is simple – we’re men! Dating back to the 1st and 2nd [...]
After a dicey start to the 2010 season, the Cincinnati Reds are getting hot over the past few weeks as we get about one-fifth of the way through the miserably long MLB season. Cincy was sitting at 7-11 on April 24th, but has since rallied around the flag, going 12-4 over their last 16 games to move within one game of first-place St. Louis in the National League Central.
Just a few years ago, we were all near tears puking as we heard about choir boy/Steelers’ QB Ben Roethlisberger driving his little sister to prom on the team’s bye week. While Roethlisberger’s bye week activities may be pure and altruistic, his off-season endeavors are a bit more brash. After hitting the college bar circuit [...]
Next up on the All-Time Kentucky Team is the second backup forward, #44 Charles Francis “Cotton” Nash. Kentucky 1961-1964 Cotton Nash was born in Jersey City, New Jersey, but moved throughout his childhood, playing his junior and senior high school years in Louisiana. He was coached during his sophomore year by former Wildcat and Fab [...]
I am sure you have noticed the LouisvilleSportsBuzz.com logos sprinkled throughout our website. Well, we at StraitPinkie.com are happy to announce that the two websites have teamed up in an attempt to bring local fans the best in sports on the web and on the radio. The venture begins tonight at 8:30 on the Evening [...]