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John Cropp Stadium is my happy place. It’s bright, modern, and home to the University of Kentucky softball team. It’s the perfect spot to soak in everything that’s right about amateur college sports—where real student-athletes are still playing primarily for the love of the game. The team’s pretty good this year

Rick Pitino to IU? I Second The Motion

When the news broke earlier today that Archie Miller was out as head coach of Indiana, speculation immediately surfaced about who would be his replacement. Yahoo sports columnist Dan Wetzel sent out this tweet regarding potential candidates. https://twitter.com/DanWetzel/status/1371494685081018369?s=20 With all due respect to the New York Times best selling author, I am neither

NashVegas Blues

Just The Cats crew during some happier times in Music City (left to right: Dr. John Huang, Larry Vaught, and Michael Bennett) (NASHVILLE, Tn.) – For the second straight year, the Kentucky basketball team walked off the floor of Bridgestone Arena with obvious season-ending disappointment etched across their faces. Last year,

Where Were You On The Day That Sports Stood Still?

Vanderbilt and Arkansas played in the final SEC basketball game at Bridgestone Arena before the day that sports stood still. In my lifetime, there have been four iconic “stop what you were doing and watch” moments. The first one—the John F. Kennedy assassination on November 22, 1963—occurred when I was four

This Super Bowl Champion Still Misses His Time Wearing Blue

When University of Kentucky football coaches talk about “culture change,” they're not just spewing mindless rhetoric. They've slowly but surely scripted a mindset that has all of BBN beaming with pride. Just take a look around us. While other teams have players sprinting for the transfer portal, almost all of Mark

Kyra Elzy With Some High Praise For Blair Green

When talking about late-season tweaks, it's not John Calipari who's garnering the headlines. Rather it's Kentucky Women's Basketball Coach Kyra Elzy who has struck gold this time around. Bringing Jazmine Massengill on as starting point guard and moving Chasity Patterson off the ball has been a stroke of genius. Massengill's