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Kevin Ware’s return to the basketball court on Wednesday evening resulted him once again being one of the most famous people on the planet. Although Ware didn’t see any action during Louisville’s season opener on Saturday against College of Charleston, there were plenty of national media outlets who made the trip to do a story on him.
ESPN’s Jeff Goodman made the trip to Louisville to speak with Kevin. He was the featured guest in the four letter network’s weekly “Sunday Conversation.”
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Following his gruesome injury in the Elite 8 last season, there were multiple celebrities that reached out to Kevin Ware to show their support and wish him well.
During his sit down interview with ESPN over the weekend, Ware says there is one star in particular that reached out to him that surprised him the most.
“It’s definitely Kobe,” Ware tells Jeff Goodman...
Louisville’s head basketball coach Rick Pitino announced on Monday the return of injured Luke Hancock and previously suspended Chane Behanan back to the team as early as Tuesday.
Hancock missed the entire preseason and the game against Charleston Saturday with an injured achilles tendon. The 6′-6″ senior forward is expected to play against Hofstra Tuesday night.
The Louisville Cardinals will soon welcome Kevin Ware to the court for a regular season game.
Ware has been out since suffering a broken right leg during the NCAA tournament in a game against Duke on March 31. While Ware played an exhibition game he was absent from the Cardinals as their season opener took place, a 70-48 win over the College of Charleston.
“He’s still limping...
Louisville coach Rick Pitino says that junior forward Chane Behanan has been reinstated and will dress for Tuesday night's game against Hofstra.
Pitino announced on Oct. 17 that Behanan had been suspended indefinitely for violating school policy, but didn't specify what team rule was broken. The coach later said that the 6-foot-6, 250-pound player would miss at least the...
Russ Smith scored 21 of his game-high 30 points in the first half and No. 3 Louisville made 12 3-pointers to set the tone for a 97-69 rout of Hofstra on Tuesday night.
The senior guard shot 12 of 22 from the field including 5 of 12 from beyond the arc. Wayne Blackshear made three straight 3s for nine points to help Louisville break the game open with a 26-2 second-half run. Luke...
Louisville coach Rick Pitino has reinstated forward Chane Behanan has been reinstated and the junior will dress for Tuesday night's game against Hofstra.
Pitino announced on Oct. 17 that Behanan had been suspended indefinitely for violating school policy, but didn't specify what team rule was broken. The coach later said that the 6-foot-6, 250-pound player would miss at...
Rick Pitino met with the media this afternoon to briefly recap Louisville’s season opening win against College of Charleston and look ahead to tomorrow night’s match-up with Hofstra.
During the press conference, Pitino shared some good news. Junior forward Chane Behanan who has been suspended since mid-October is officially back with the team.
Louisville coach Rick Pitino says that junior forward Chane Behanan has been reinstated and will dress for Tuesday night’s game against Hofstra.
Pitino of course announced on Oct. 17 that Behanan had been suspended indefinitely for violating school rules, but didn’t specify what team rule was broken.
The coach later said that the 6-foot-6, 250-pound player would miss at least...
The Louisville Cardinals and coach Rick Pitino have announced the reinstatement of the formerly suspended Shane Behanan.
The Louisville Cardinals tweeted out a single photo of a new all-black uniform with a deep, cloudy metallic red and black helmet on Monday.
Since Charlie Strong took over the Louisville football program in 2010, we’ve never seen the Cards wear black uniforms. During the Bobby Petrino and Steve Kragthorpe era, we saw plenty of different uniform combinations that featured black jerseys.
Charlie Strong has always kept it pretty traditional with the red & white jerseys, but a Tweet that was sent out on Monday afternoon...
Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant better be ready to pay up – the NBA superstar lost a bet with Louisville forward Kevin Ware regarding which player would be back on the court first after both suffered serious injuries earlier this year. Ware, if you remember, broke his leg during the Cardinals’ NCAA tournament game against Duke. Bryant tore his Achilles tendon in April playing...
Here are photos from the Louisville Cardinals 31-10 over the UConn Huskies on Friday, November 8, 2013 at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, CT.
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University of Louisville head coach Charlie Strong previewed this Saturday's game against Houston on Monday.
One of the luxuries afforded to me by taking photos during UConn Huskies football games is that I am able to be close to the UConn bench at times to see how the guys are responding to certain situations.
And by now, you've all heard interim head coach T.J. Weist's philosophy of "All In", which given the current circumstances you might find hard to believe.