Local News
12:33 pm
Tue March 19, 2013

Louisville Cardinals Are College Basketball's 'Most Valuable' Team, Forbes Says

Rick Pitino

The Louisville Cardinals are the "most valuable" team in men's college basketball with a worth of $38.5 million, according to an analysis by Forbes.

The Cards held the honor last year, too, with a worth of $36.1 million.

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Local News
10:01 am
Tue December 18, 2012

Forbes Contributor: Louisville Should Top List for NBA Franchise

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Which city should be first in line for an NBA team, should one relocate or an expansion franchise be created?

Louisville, writes attorney Darren Heitner on

Heitner is a professor of sports management at Indiana University and the founder of the Sports Agent Blog. He writes that Seattle and Virginia Beach are contenders, too, but Louisville has advantages such as an existing NBA-caliber arena and demonstrated support for basketball, albeit at the college level.

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