Six members of the University of Kentucky national championship basketball team, including five underclassmen, will enter the NBA draft in June. Freshmen Anthony Davis, Marquis Teague and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist and sophomores Doron Lamb and Terrence Jones announced tonight that they will forego their college eligibility and enter the draft, along with senior Darius Miller. Davis… Continue reading UK Standouts To Enter NBA Draft
As the NBA lockout nears the two week mark, players, managers and owners are no longer in talks about their franchises. For over thirty years, Louisville attorney J. Bruce Miller has been in talks to bring an NBA franchise to the city. But his latest attempt will most likely be his last. Bruce Miller’s law office… Continue reading After 30 Years, Miller’s Latest NBA Attempt Could Be His Last
On Thursday night, the Metro Council approved an additional 29 thousand dollars for the search. The money is on top of 60 thousand dollars already given to the Kentucky State Fair Board, which has paid attorney Bruce Miller to find a team to play in a renovated Freedom Hall.
The Metro Council could decide this week to spend an additional 22 thousand dollars to attract a professional basketball team to Louisville.
Councilman Dan Johnson led the efforts to put 60 thousand dollars from the current city budget toward the NBA search.