Former Kentucky Wildcats and Kentucky Colonels star Dan Issel, shown making the “Y” in Rupp Arena in 2014, was introduced Thursday as the new front man for the group whose mission is acquiring an NBA franchise for Louisville.
Former Kentucky Wildcats and Kentucky Colonels star Dan Issel, shown making the “Y” in Rupp Arena in 2014, was introduced Thursday as the new front man for the group whose mission is acquiring an NBA franchise for Louisville. Lexington Herald-Leader file photo
Former Kentucky Wildcats and Kentucky Colonels star Dan Issel, shown making the “Y” in Rupp Arena in 2014, was introduced Thursday as the new front man for the group whose mission is acquiring an NBA franchise for Louisville. Lexington Herald-Leader file photo

Is Dan Issel the man who can bring the NBA to Louisville?

February 15, 2018 04:45 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.