Colt of the Month: Kenny Rice

His is a story of a Kentucky boy made good. Growing up in the small town of..

Get Down On It

To get a good picture – a real, real good one – of the Kentucky football Wildcats..

Next Year is Now

Now that the University of Kentucky spring football season has been “put to bed”, the questions begin:..

Keeneland Hosts Kentucky Oaks and Derby Celebration

Keeneland will host the world’s largest Kentucky Derby celebration for the May 7 Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands..

Jung Wins Second Consecutive Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event

Michael Jung of Germany became the second rider to win the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event, presented by Land..

Olympic and World Champions Head Entry List for 2016 Rolex

Defending champion and Olympic gold medalist Michael Jung of Germany heads an impressive list of entries for..

Best Starting 5 Ever

Now that the UK basketball season has been put to bed, and we all immediately begin to..

Looking back, Looking Forward

It sure wasn’t supposed to end this way, was it, Big Blue Nation? A few weeks later,..

Deja Blue

A Kentucky team that spent much of the regular season trying to find itself, struggling to win..

10 Things You May Not Know About the Rolex Three-Day Event

The Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event happens every April in Lexington, and in 2015 brought more than 75,000..

Poythress to Throw First Pitch Opening Night

Former University of Kentucky basketball star Alex Poythress will throw a ceremonial first pitch at the Lexington..

Top 20 Most Memorable Moments

Everyone loves March Madness.   You don't even have to be a basketball fan to enjoy the..

All-time Greats in UK Men's Basketball History

Sifting through names of great players in UK men’s basketball history can take some time. There are..

It's Time for the Stretch Run

Buckle up, Big Blue Nation.  Make sure your seat belts are fastened and your seat is locked..

Legends will hold Job Fair Saturday, February 20

The Lexington Legends will hold a Job Fair Saturday, February 20 from 9 a.m. to noon at Whitaker Bank Ballpark.    ..

Why I'm Not Worried And You Shouldn't Be Either

Relax, Big Blue Nation. Take a deep breath. Step away from the ledge. Stop staring at your..

Legends’ season to include fireworks shows, theme nights

Lexington Legends fans can look forward to plenty of fireworks and fun at Whitaker Bank Ballpark in..

Ramirez returns as Legends manager for 2016

Omar Ramirez will return for a second year as manager of the Lexington Legends.  Bench coach Glenn..

Tide, Rolled

My, my, my...what a difference a game can make. After the Bayou beat down at the paws..

A Look Back at 2015

Happy New Year, Big Blue Nation!  Here’s hoping you chugged a bottle of bad champagne, you didn’t make..

Legends, STEAM Academy team up for ballpark project

The Lexington Legends are joining forces with STEAM Academy of Lexington to bring a new look to..

Random Thoughts as the Seasons Collide

In the hierarchy of SEC football, Kentucky has passed both South Carolina and..

Tom Hammond at home as host of Breeders’ Cup live broadcast

Tom Hammond will feel right at home as he serves as the NBC Sports host for the..

Lexington's Runhappy - a Breeders’ Cup feel-good story

Thoroughbred racing is full of stories that seem more like fiction than fact. The latest chapter is..

Reality Check. Big Blue Nation

I was so excited to write this article, friends. It was going to be magical, my Shakespearian..

Legends announce 2016 schedule

The Lexington Legends will open the 2016 season Thursday, April 7 at Whitaker Bank Ballpark against the Lakewood BlueClaws. ..

Sports Notes: It’s early, but Wildcats, Cards both surprising the college football experts

Quick show of hands. How many of you predicted that when you rolled out of bed on..

UK Football Predictions

The Black Hole of Sports is over, Big Blue Nation. Our patience is about to be rewarded. Let’s..

Harrison twins to appear at Legends game Friday

Former University of Kentucky basketball stars Andrew and Aaron Harrison will appear at Whitaker Bank Ballpark Friday, September..

Get to Know These Names, BBN

We’re almost there, BBN. We’re so close to fall practice, I can almost taste it. Can you hear..

Kentucky Bank Tennis Championships

It’s here once again! The Kentucky Bank Tennis Championships is back and has been the staple tennis..

John Calipari is leaving. Someday.

I don’t like it, either. Saying such treason, spewing that much venom felt like giving birth to..

UK Football 2015: Most Important Year of the Modern Era?

I always try to keep things real with you, Big Blue Nation. I am not one for..

Stephen Foster Handicap favorite Lea looking for automatic spot in Breeders’ Cup

The 2015 Breeders’ Cup Challenge series on NBC Sports stops at Churchill Downs this Saturday night for..

Kentucky linebacker Dupree goes in first round to Steelers; Parker picked by Dolphins

Kentucky linebacker/defensive end Alvin “Bud” Dupree was chosen by the Pittsburgh Steelers with the 22nd overall selection..

It’s Time to Move On. It is Football Time.

Right, Big Blue Nation. It is time to take off the black clothing. Our time of mourning..

For UK, failed run at perfection is part of the past

Although it’s technically April, and less than a month removed from the Final Four, the end of..

$1 million Toyota Blue Grass purse highlights

Keeneland successfully concluded its 2015 Spring Meet on Friday, yielding a number of positive results: consecutive Saturdays..

Derby Favorite turns in Fastest Workout

Zayat Stables’ American Pharoah, the champion 2-year-old of 2014 and probable morning-line favorite for the $2 million..

Top Choices for the Kentucky Oaks

Five Grade I winners plus the best 3-year-old fillies of 2015 from South Florida and New Orleans..

Calipari expecting Poythress to return for his senior year, Lee to have breakout season

Kentucky head coach John Calipari said he expects injured junior forward Alex Poythress to return for his..

Sports Notes: Decision to leave early means seven Cats still not finished chasing records

Kentucky dealt with pressure all season long, pressure to be the best, pressure to win every game..

Perfect no more, Wisconsin brings an end to Kentucky's dream season

By Ashley Scoby Kentucky basketball’s pursuit of perfection would have made for great cinema all along. But the..

More mature Cauley-Stein prepares for move to next level after loss

By Ashley Scoby From a small town in Kansas, to being disappointed in a 38-1 season at one..

Naismith Coach of the Year Calipari adds Hall of Fame induction to list of accomplishments

Kentucky men’s basketball coach John Calipari will join basketball’s fraternity of legends in September after being elected..

Win or Lose: No Couch is Safe

It is either going to happen, or it is not going to happen. The stakes have never..

Shake Off the Haters: The Purr-fects are Ideal Role Models for America’s Youth

As the Kentucky Wildcats proceed on their march toward an historic season, the national media’s parlor game..

Luck of the Irish runs out as Kentucky now just two wins away from title

By Ashley Scoby “Don’t miss,” Andrew Harrison told himself as he walked to the line for two free..

Kentucky’s Cauley-Stein chosen first-team All-American by Associated Press, NAABC

Willie Cauley-Stein became Kentucky’s 25th consensus first team All-American this week after the Associated Press and National..

NABC bestows national Coach of the Year honors on Cats’ Calipari for a third time

For the third time in his career, John Calipari has been named national Coach of the Year..

Pressure? What Pressure? Young Cats enjoying journey toward possible 40-0

By Ashley Scoby  Twenty minutes before undefeated Kentucky took on Cincinnati in Saturday’s Round of 32, Trey Lyles..

Cincy's 'rough 'em up' strategy fails to slow Wildcats as streak marches on

By Ashley Scoby  If there is a style of play that No. 1 Kentucky hasn’t seen yet, it..

Hot-Shooting Dayton eliminates Kentucky women in second round of NCAA tourney

Seventh-seeded Dayton shot better than 56 percent from the field Sunday, including a smoking 61 percent (11..

Sporting News selects Cauley-Stein for All-American team, Towns, Calipari also honored

Kentucky’s Willie Cauley-Stein has been named a first team All-American by the Sporting News and John Calipari..

At 31-0 and not done, Wildcats still keeping their eyes on the bigger picture

By Ashley Scoby There was no confetti, no streamers falling from the rafters. No trophies or rings. But there..

The Calipari Era - How do his teams rank?

I am cannon balling into some dangerous waters here, Big Blue Nation. I don’t have a snorkel...

On a night when everything was going Georgia’s way, UK still prevails

By Ashley Scoby Tuesday night provided an example of why most college basketball fans detest Kentucky. Because most fans..

Arkansas looks good on paper, but will it be enough to bring Wildcats down?

By Ashley Scoby  If you put Arkansas’ season statistics in a bubble, they would look well-balanced and impressive. Eight..

We Can Talk About 'It' Now

By Drew Johnson I promised I wouldn’t speak of "it". I warned everyone within ten zip codes and..

Hot-shooting Wildcats assert their will early, now last team without a loss

By Ashley Scoby Kentucky and Alabama played 40 minutes of basketball on Saturday night in Rupp Arena. But..