Blkcrd

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  • joined Feb 03, 2011
  • last login Apr 06, 2014
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Championship Caliber Basketball is a Fragile Thing

What if Rick Pitino had decided to hang up his Gucci loafers after last year’s Championship? Undoubtedly we would’ve looked back at his twelve years here and reached the conclusion that 2013...

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Don't Believe the Hype, Saturday's Keys to Victory are Simple

Heading into Saturday's game with Kentucky, I urge each and every one of you to ignore the hyperbole that is sure emanate from every conversation you have about the game over the nest 48...

The Height of Hypocrisy and Cynicism

You see the way Coach Strong publicly handles things like the Dyer situation and call it fantasy, we call it Tuesday.

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Louisville's Convoluted Road to Pasadena

In four weeks, the 2013-14 season will kick off for the most anticipated season I can ever remember for the Louisville Cardinals. Their schedule is weak; and, as long as they are healthy, the Cards...

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Is This As Good As It Gets?

In the truest sense of the term, as University of Louisville fans, we now find ourselves amidst what can only be described as "The Golden Age" of Cardinal Athletics. No need to delve into all of...

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Our Own Louisville Legends

For years, and years, Cards fans like myself were stuck in an unfortunate age group that had no memories of a National Championship team. We were relegated to second hand tales of the players who...

Hancock And Ware Personify "L1C4"

What I witnessed when Kevin Ware collapsed to the floor in Indianapolis yesterday afternoon was disturbing. What I saw, and then subsequently learned about the immediate aftermath of the situation...

Pitino 101: Letting Go of the Reins

Recently, during the Marquette game, I had the good fortune of sitting in some seats that were above my pay grade. The person I was sitting with pointed out to me that we were relatively close to...

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A Semi-Socratic Look at the Cards

For those who may be unfamiliar with the Socratic Method, after one semester of Law School I can tell you that it is a method of learning that imposes its will upon you once you've been immersed....

The University of Louisville, Still Proving Them Wrong.... 28 Years and Running

I wrote most of this last year when Big 12 rumors were swirling and many people thought Louisville would be better off to remain as a "Big Fish" in a small pond. Alas, when the pond dried up, that...

Realignment on Fire, and Getting Hit with the Reality Stick

So it seems that, for all intents and purposes, Maryland is going to leave the ACC for the Big10 and Rutgers will follow suit and make their escape from the Big East to the Big10. Okay. So then...

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Road Map to the Big East's BCS Berth

After Syracuse dealt Louisville their first Big East loss yesterday, it's time to take stock of which teams are still in the race for the Big East title. Note: This race is basically down to...

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A Reckoning in the Dome, and a Road Map to the Big East Championship

What happened today in the Carrier Dome yesterday was a reckoning of sorts. It was the sum of a football team's shortcomings being called in for payment. The gridiron Gods had smiled upon Card...

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Seven Days, and Seven Thoughts, As the Window Closes...

Here we are, folks. We are a scant seven days from ESPN's exclusive negotiating window with the Big East closing. Coincidentally, today Brett McMurphy, coincidentally of ESPN, published a story...

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Seven Days And Seven Thoughts As The Window Closes

Here we are, folks. We are a scant seven days from ESPN's exclusive negotiating window with the Big East closing. Coincidentally, today Brett McMurphy, coincidentally of ESPN, published a story...

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ESPN's Willful Degradation of the Big East Continues

ESPN's treatment of the Big East has been cold, calculated, and (as anyone who has ever read Sun Tzu's: The Art of War will tell you) brilliant. The Four Letter Network made short work of turning...

ESPN's Willful Degradation of the Big East Continues

ESPN's treatment of the Big East has been cold, calculated, and (as anyone who has ever read Sun Tzu's: The Art of War will tell you) brilliant. The Four Letter Network made short work of turning...

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I,.. Um,... I'd ah,...

I'd like to say "well, that's typical." However, I don't think that it is. This is just really, really, really, really creepy. That's not to say that Mr. My Blue Nation isn't a nice guy,...

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Coaching Staff, Year Three, and Learning From Victory

One of the most remarkable things for me about the current coaching staff, during their first two campaigns, was the rapid progression of their team's play on the field. During their first season...

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Notre Dame Move has Closed the Road to Realignment

With the news that Notre Dame was joining the ACC, came the news that the ACC had raised their exit fee to $50million, effective immediately. These two factors, in conjunction with one another, are...

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Sept. 2001- Sept. 2002; A Serviceman/ UofL Fan's Journey

I walked away from the morning muster that day as a twenty year old kid who had been in the Navy for 2 years, and already seen two deployments to Iraq. All I could think about was turning...

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BBN Reacts to the Governor's Cup Loss Like...BBN

It's a beautiful day in the Commonwealth, isn't it? At least it is if you were pulling for the good guys yesterday. Something that seemed like "old hat" to me for most of the John L./ Bobby P. era,...

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The Most UK Thing You'll See, Maybe Ever

Your friend, my friend, our friend,.. Casual Gamer Reed is back with a vengeance. There are your usual "loserville" references; however, there seems to be a touch of anger in his voice. Probably...

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Dez Bryant to Attend Counseling Sessions Twice/Week

I recent post, regarding Dez Bryant's DV incident with his mother, I suggested that the young man needed counseling to address the obvious deeper issues affecting his off-the-field behavior. I...

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Hurry September 2nd

I see....... I see....... Fireworks and Touchdowns, I hear train whistles and the pitter-patter of feet as they pound. I it's the sound of disenchanted UK fans leaving a stadium at half-time, Lost...

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The Biggest Decision Facing The New Big East Commissioner

After what seemed like an eternity of the powers that be in the Big East clumsily fumbling around to find their own zippers in the dark, only to step on a land mine and blow it off before they get...

So, John Calipari is thought of as the biggest cheater in College Basketball by his peers...

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So, John Calipari is thought of as the biggest cheater in College Basketball by his peers...

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Saltines, Steak Dinners, and Changing Perceptions

To quote Eddie Murphy, "If you're starving,... and somebody throw you a cracker, you gonna be like: Goshdamn (licks fingers), that's the best cracker I ever ate in my life! That ain't no regular...

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Defining Moments of a Fanhood; The Vote-Off

So, I had originally planned on writing this a few weeks ago. However, I found out that I was accepted into Law School the same week that CardsFan922's contest ended and my life has been pure...

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