LATEST STORIES FROM THE CARDINAL CONNECT

Podcast: Louisville & Rowan Part Ways & KY Fans Now Their Own Dating Website

Via The Cardinal Connect
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Video: Terry Rozier Introduced With the Boston Celtics

Via The Cardinal Connect
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The Maverick Rowan Drama Is Over

Soon after Louisville recruit Maverick Rowan announced that he would reclassify and enter college in 2015, there were rumblings that Rick Pitino and his staff would move on and no longer pursue the four-star sharp shooter. To me, this seemed strange, considering that the Louisville staff had invested so much time and energy in recruiting Rowan for nearly a year. Rick Pitino can’t...
Via The Cardinal Connect
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Podcast: Early Spreads For Louisville Football & TV Tuesday

Via The Cardinal Connect
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Four Star Power Forward Lands Louisville Offer

Photo: Josh Jackson – C-Ville.comFollowing a visit to the University of Louisville, Javin Montgomery-DeLaurier, a power forward from the 2016 class has received a scholarship offer from Rick Pitino’s staff. Louisville is just one of the many schools that have offered the Charlottesville, VA., native a scholarship in recent weeks. The 6-foot-9, 210-pound, power forward is rated...
Via The Cardinal Connect
1 day ago  |  Discuss

A CrumsRevenge Film – Louisville Cardinals 2014-15 Year In Review

Louisville Sports: Year in Review 2014-15 from @CrumsRevenge on Vimeo. We’re now in the heart of the offseason, which means we’re all itching for a CrumsRevenge production to help hold us over for the next two months. Fortunately our man Mike Lindsey AKA @CrumRevenge put together this awesome year-in-review video.
Via The Cardinal Connect
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Podcast: NBA Draft Recap – Why Did Trez Slip To The 2nd Round?

Via The Cardinal Connect
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Montrezl Harrell – Lord Of The Dunk

Via The Cardinal Connect
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Michaelee Harris Will Finish His Career At Akron

Photo: JD CoffeyWide receiver Michaelee Harris will play another season of college football, but it will not be at the University of Louisville. Harris is expected to transfer to the University of Akron for his sixth and final season of eligibility. ZipsNation.org first reported that Harris intended to transfer to Akron in early June. On Monday morning, TheCrunchZone.com says they’ve...
Via The Cardinal Connect
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Chinanu Onuaku & His Granny Shot Are Helping Lead USA In Greece

Photo: USAB.comThe United States U19 national team is off to a 2-0 in start in pool play at the FIBA World Championships in Crete, Greece. The US team earned a 83-53 win over Iran on Saturday afternoon and defeated Croatia, 103-81 on Sunday. Louisville’s Chinanu Onuaku started one of the two games and is averaging 12.5 minuets per contest. He finished with 2 points, 5 rebounds...
Via The Cardinal Connect
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Cardinal Connect Mailbag: Post Draft Breakdown Edition

Photo: @KKCardsWith the doldrums of summer upon us, we’re going to start a new weekly mailbag. Its an opportunity to get your questions answered and have a ton of fun. Send in your Louisville related (or not) questions into CardConnnectMailbag@gmail.com for next week, or tweet me @GabeDuverge.  Let’s do this ladies and germs. The Rockets have to trade Trez, right? They’ll...
Via The Cardinal Connect
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Petrino & Staff Land Florida Athlete

Photo: Pete CautilliBobby Petrino and his staff received some good news on Sunday afternoon. Terence Williams, a 6-foot-1, 185-pound, athlete from Riverview, FL., became the Cardinals thirteenth commitment in the 2016 class. Williams is widely considered to be a three-star prospect. He’s listed as an athlete, but at Riverview Spoto High School Williams spends most of his time at...
Via The Cardinal Connect
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Wayne Blackshear Is Confident He’ll Make An NBA Roster

Photo: Pete CautilliLess than 24-hours after his name went uncalled in the 2015 NBA Draft, former Louisville swing-man Wayne Blackshear received some good news. Blackshear was offered a roster spot with the San Antonio Spurs in the annual NBA summer league in Las Vegas. The summer league roster spot is the only thing guaranteed for Blackshear, but with a good showing, he could end...
Via The Cardinal Connect
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Brad Stevens Discusses Rozier Fitting With The Celtics Backcourt

 
Via The Cardinal Connect
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Montrezl Harrell Falls To The Second Round

Photo: USA Today SportsUnfortunately, it took a lot longer than most expected, but former Louisville forward Montrezl Harrell finally heard his name called during Thursday night’s NBA Draft. In the second round the Houston Rockets selected Harrell with the 32nd pick overall. Harrell had been considered a lock for the first round for well over a year. A few “NBA Draft experts”...
Via The Cardinal Connect
6 days ago  |  Discuss

The Boston Celtics Select Terry Rozier With The 16th Pick In The NBA Draft

Photo: Celtics.comTerry Rozier’s decision to forgo his remaining eligibility at the University of Louisville proved to be a wise move on Thursday evening. With the 16th pick in the 2015 NBA Draft, the Boston Celtics made somewhat of a surprising decision by selecting Rozier. We’d heard nothing but good things regarding Rozier’s workouts with various different NBA teams, but...
Via The Cardinal Connect
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Draft Day Predictions For Rozier & Harrell

Photo: Elaine Thompson – APLater on this evening Louisville’s own Montrezl Harrell & Terry Rozier will officially make the jump from amateur to professional. Both Harrell and Rozier have been busy training and working out for various NBA teams since their collegiate career’s came to an end three months ago. In just a few hours the two former Cardinals will find out which...
Via The Cardinal Connect
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Hot Uniform Takes: Adidas Should “Uncage” Better Designs

“They’re real, and they’re spectacular.” Well, maybe not spectacular. #HotUniformTakes typically come out one of two ways. Someone (typically older) can call the it awful, and we can spend all day complaining about Adidas. Or the fan (typically younger) will be totally down for the new “edgy” look. This uniform from the three stripes reaches new levels of eyebrow raising...
Via The Cardinal Connect
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Louisville Basketball’s NBA Draft History

Photo: Getty ImagesThe Louisville basketball program has a chance to have two players selected in the first round of the NBA Draft for the first time since 2009. Earl Clark and Terrence Williams were both selected in the lottery during the 2009 draft. Clark and Williams were two of the five lottery picks for Louisville over the past 30-years. Gorgui Dieng is the only first round...
Via The Cardinal Connect
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Adidas Unveils Complete Look At New Louisville Football Uniforms

After sending out multiple teasers over the past few days, the folks with adidas football finally released a complete look at the new Louisville football uniforms. Soar Higher. Score Faster. Another look at @UofLFootball's #UNCAGED uniform. #L1C4 #teamadidas pic.twitter.com/rkRMmxpa6T — adidas Football US (@adidasFballUS) June 25, 2015 #UNCAGED Speed. @UofLFootball's new...
Via The Cardinal Connect
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Podcast: The UofL – UK Summer Football Trash Talk Has Begun

Via The Cardinal Connect
7 days ago  |  Discuss

One of Louisville’s Football Uniforms Has Leaked

  Our friends at the Cardinal Sports Zone got their mitts onto this version of the new Louisville football jerseys. You can get a glimpse of the much ballyhooed feathers on the undershirt, and a similar design on the socks. So far so good. These look pretty dang slick. Stay tuned to The Cardinal Connect as we breakdown the big uniform release today.
Via The Cardinal Connect
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Breaking Down Patrick Towles’ Social Media Failure

By now, I’m sure most Louisville fans who are on social media have seen the Instagram post from Kentucky quarterback Patrick Towles that went viral on Tuesday afternoon. For whatever reason, Mr. Towles  decided to randomly post a picture on his Instagram account expressing his excitement to play Louisville next season. I’ve got no problem with a college athlete looking forward...
Via The Cardinal Connect
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Louisville & Western Kentucky Have Had “Conversations” Regarding Potential Football Series

Photo: Jim Brown – USA TodayI can only speak for myself, but outside of the Louisville Cardinals, the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers are one of my favorite college programs. I’m sure not all UofL fans feel that way, but I imagine there are plenty who root for the Tops as long as they’re not playing Louisville. The fact that they beat Kentucky in football two years in a row had...
Via The Cardinal Connect
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Pitino Talks NBA Draft On Sports Center

Rick Pitino joined in on Wednesday morning’s edition of Sports Center to discuss the upcoming NBA Draft. As you could imagine, he spent most of the segment discussing both Terry Rozier and Montrezl Harrell. Pitino says Rozier is a big time sleeper in this year’s draft class and that he is “bullish” on Harrell’s NBA upside. Rozier and Harrell weren’t the only players...
Via The Cardinal Connect
7 days ago  |  Discuss
SITE INFORMATION
The Cardinal Connect
Louisville Cardinal Basketball, Football, And Recruiting
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.