The Rivalry That Almost Never Was

It’s easy to take Saturday’s game for granted between Kentucky and Louisville. Only 74.3 miles, a 1.5 hour drive on Interstate-64, separate the respective arenas for these two Bluegrass state schools. It’s like any other geographic rivalry. It’s the Grangerford’s against the Shepherdson’s, a feud based on honor and for territorial rights—not in the literal … Continue reading

The Calm Before the Dwight Storm

UPDATE: The Golden State Warriors traded Monta Ellis, Ekpe Udoh, and Kwame Brown to the Milwaukee Bucks for Andrew Bogut and Stephen Jackson, ESPN.com reports. The deal removes Golden State from the Dwight Howard sweepstakes. Rumor has it, Howard has already decided he will join the New Jersey (soon to be Brooklyn) Nets this season, … Continue reading