If you’re unaware about all of this, Louisville head coach Rick Pitino made a midseason promise to his players that he would get a tattoo if the Cardinals won the National Championship. As you know, his players held up their end of the deal and now Pitino has held up his end as well. And [...]
Kobe Bryant joined Jim Rome on Showtime to discuss the now infamous Mike Rice video. Rome asks Bryant how he would’ve reacted if he was one of the players getting bullied by Rice on the video. Kobe’s response? “I would’ve smacked the hell out of him. No question about it.”
We heard from Mike Rice himself after the now infamous abuse video was released which resulted in him being fired. But up until this point, we hadn’t heard anything about where Rice’s head was in the days leading up to the release of the video. Well thanks to a New York Daily News interview with [...]
The Detroit Free Press wrote a book prematurely celebrating Michigan’s NCAA title and it’s for sale on Amazon
With Michigan playing in the national title game on Monday, the Detroit Free Press apparently decided to get the early jump on all those Michigan fans looking to celebrate the school’s second national title by spending a little money. So they prematurely began selling a book entitled, “Blue Heaven: The A-Maize-Ing Story of the Michigan [...]
More allegations about the bad behavior of Mike Rice have surfaced. According to a former Robert Morris player, Rice “used a homophobic slur and threw a basketball at a player once or twice during his time at the university.” An internal investigation into the allegations turned up no evidence of any wrongdoing by Rice. But [...]
The Louisville men’s basketball team can’t attend women’s title game because the NCAA considers it an ‘extra benefit’
The Louisville men’s basketball team took care of their business on Monday night winning the national title by beating Michigan 82-76. But the men’s team isn’t the only Louisville team playing for a national title. The women’s team is also playing a national title when they take on Connecticut Tuesday night. Now what would be [...]
In response to the horrible video showing head coach Mike Rice abusing his players, there has been a little spring cleaning going on at Rutgers.
Doug Anderson of Detroit Mercy introduced himself to the world Thursday night during the College Dunk Contest in Atlanta. Anderson scored perfect scores on each of his attempts and capped it all off with this impressive 360-degree, between the legs dunk that brought home the crown.
Mike Rice is out at Rutgers. And though he somberly apologized for his behavior, it’s not all somber for Rice financially. Because despite losing his job amid a lot of controversy, Rice is in line to receive a pretty hefty bonus for making it through the 2012-2013.
On Wednesday we posted a story with the screen shot above from the official Louisville Cardinal Online Store informing you that both Adidas and Louisville were looking to cash out on Kevin Ware’s injury. Well, that’s not completely true according to Louisville sports information director Kenny Klein. Klein told WDRB News that Louisville approached Adidas [...]