This Week in Sports

Reds, Make-A-Wish celebrate granting of 13,000th wish

07/28/2014 02:49 PM

Thirteen-year-old Brock received a once-in-a-lifetime gift on Friday when he had the opportunity to hang out with his favorite baseball team, the Cincinnati Reds. Brock battles a life-threatening autoimmune disease and finds joy in following the Reds. That’s why the Reds partnered with the Make-A-Wish Foundation to create a day Brock would never forget when the Reds took on the Washington Nationals at The Great American Ballpark. Brock’s wish to meet the Reds players would also become the Ohio, Kentucky & Indiana... Read more 

Boxing with Bengals

07/26/2014 06:15 PM

If you head down to Training Camp, you may see some Bengals players working on hand combat or boxing drills on the sidelines. During the season, you’ll see players doing some of these same drills in pre-game warm-ups on the field. The trainer leading those drills is Ignition APG’s Ben Creamer. He let me join in on a session with Bengals’ Domata Peko and Terence Newman to get a feel for what a typical boxing workout is like for an... Read more 

Look who rolled in to the cn|2 studio

07/26/2014 11:30 AM

Three of the Derby City Roller Girls stopped by to talk about their big match Saturday. It’s a triple header at the Louisville Fairgrounds, their first time back there in a few years.  Read more 

Training Camp Report: Day 2

07/25/2014 08:00 PM

NFL Training Camp continues in downtown Cincinnati and the Bengals are excited to feed off the fans at practice: With Day 1 of Training Camp out of the way, the media got to hear from Marvin Lewis before the team got to work on Day 2. A couple takeaways from the head coach: 1. The game isn’t too big for rookies. At least not for Darqueze Dennard, Jeremy Hill and Russell Bodine, according to Marvin Lewis. He’s been impressed with... Read more 

Bob Huggins loves the AAU in Louisville

07/25/2014 11:00 AM

He’s one of the better known college basketball coaches. West Virginia’s Bob Huggins says it is much more convenient to have the AAU Tournament in Louisville. and Here is the Full Bob Huggins interview.  Read more 

Takeaways from Day 1 of Bengals Training Camp

07/25/2014 08:51 AM

Bengals Training Camp was welcomed with perfect 75 degree temperatures and sunny skies in Cincinnati today. The players were excited to kick off the 2014 season and practice in front of their fans. Here are my 3 biggest takeaways from the Bengals first day of camp: 1. The Bengals organization loves Andy Dalton, even if not all the fans do. Dalton got a not-so-warm welcome to Day 1 of camp, with some unfortunate signs hanging from the bridge over the practice... Read more 

PGA Championship tradition to be revived at Valhalla

07/24/2014 07:30 AM

The 96th PGA Championship at Valhalla Golf Club will host the return of the historical Long Drive Competition for the first time in 30 years. The original competition also took place in Louisville back in 1952 with a 329-yard drive. It was last conducted in 1984 at Shoal Creek Country Club in Birmingham, Alabama. The Long Drive Competition will be held during practice rounds on August 5 and will involve players hitting one tee shot from the No. 10 tee. The winning... Read more 

Needing to be part of the AAU Tournament

07/23/2014 08:00 PM

Tennessee Express Coach Antonio Carter tells cn|2’s Bruce Snyder why it is so important for his team to be part of the AAU National Basketball Tournament.

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Governor's Cup Classic to be held, despite missing one guest of honor

07/23/2014 11:30 AM

The annual Governor’s Cup Classic is scheduled for today and the big headline this year is the fact that UK head coach Mark Stoops opted not to attend. However, Louisville’s new head coach Bobby Petrino is expected, along with Governor Steve Beshear and other familiar faces. The traditional luncheon is paired with a charity golf event that raises money for Dare to Care. It celebrates the upcoming football season for both the Kentucky Wildcats and Louisville Cardinals, along with the teams’... Read more 

Fashion "Don'ts" from the world of sports

07/20/2014 11:30 AM

From mock-turtle necks to neon uniforms, we covered plenty of the fashion faux pas in this What Not to Wear segment of cn|2 Sports. Let us know if we left out any that bug you.  Read more 

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