March 30, 2016 RSS feed / Sports

UK signee’s parents: ‘We never knew …’

There was a time that Kentucky signee Sacha Killeya-Jones had more passion for football than basketball and never dreamed of playing in the McDonald’s All- American Game like he did this week in Chicago.  His mother, Ley, a former college More...

Struttin’ Time:

Steve strikes out; ‘Slam’ chance ends

It’s a good thing I am not worried about getting another “Slam,” as I struck out in Florida. Still, all is well on this home front because my friend Rick Hardy, who is going after his first Slam, has already gotten two. More...

Gabby’s fishing fever

Creek fishing offers opportunities

Like many of you, I grew up playing and fishing in the creek. I have many good memories of fishing down on Bull Creek when I was younger with my grandpa. Everything was so much smaller and life seemed to be more enjoyable.  More...

Watkins says good-bye

Sports in Kentucky

Editor’s Note: This is the final column by sportswriter Bob Watkins, who is retiring. His column has appeared on this page since it was syndicated in 1987. More...

Grading NASCAR in 2016

The Sprint Cup schedule features 36 points races, two nonpoint races and only three open weekends that stretch from February to November. More...