Without the opposition by Tom Jurich and Rick Pitino in 2001 to a proposed move by the-then Charlotte Hornets to Louisville, might former Kentucky Wildcats Anthony Davis (23) and DeMarcus Cousins (0) of the New Orleans Pelicans — formerly the original Hornets — be playing home games in Louisville now?
Without the opposition by Tom Jurich and Rick Pitino in 2001 to a proposed move by the-then Charlotte Hornets to Louisville, might former Kentucky Wildcats Anthony Davis (23) and DeMarcus Cousins (0) of the New Orleans Pelicans — formerly the original Hornets — be playing home games in Louisville now? Gerald Herbert Associated Press
Without the opposition by Tom Jurich and Rick Pitino in 2001 to a proposed move by the-then Charlotte Hornets to Louisville, might former Kentucky Wildcats Anthony Davis (23) and DeMarcus Cousins (0) of the New Orleans Pelicans — formerly the original Hornets — be playing home games in Louisville now? Gerald Herbert Associated Press

With Jurich and Pitino sacked, is an NBA franchise in Louisville now viable?

December 14, 2017 05:59 PM

About Mark Story

Mark Story

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I am a native Kentuckian, a graduate of North Hardin High School (Radcliff) and the University of Kentucky. I came to the Herald-Leader in the glamorous position of agate clerk on Aug. 27, 1990. Since that time, I’ve worked as small-college beat reporter, sports enterprise/investigative reporter and, since August, 2001, as a full-time sports columnist.