University of Louisville’s entry to the Atlantic Coast Conference last week is, I think, the most important sports story of the new millennium in Kentuckiana.
Among the high, if least mentioned, positives: Economic impact possibilities regionally; and, the nearest NBA franchise will remain at a distance, Indianapolis.
New league, new television option for fans, new everything. Included, Rick Pitino spin/coach-speak.
“Rick Pitino could charm the gold out of your teeth and not even leave you a toothache,” a friend said awhile ago.