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Who we are. The Main Event Sport Show is Kentuckiana’s only urban sports show and the longest running sports show in Louisville. The show consist of host Haven Harrington, Raashaan Myers, and writers Travis Williams, Mark Bacon, Ken Clayton and Josh “The Intern” keene. We are a fast paced, dynamic show that not only covers sports in the Kentuckiana area, but now in DC and Tampa!. We are on every Saturday from 6-7PM on WLOU 104.7 FM. You can also download our app on the Google Play Store or Apple App Store. What we do. We are more than just a sports talk show. Main Event Sports is a multidimensional sports information outlet. We cover all things sports through the airwaves, blogs, pictures, video, and much more. We are a one stop shop for the best in sports coverage, opinions, and fan reaction. What makes us different. We are more than just talk. We also run an award winning youth leadership training program called the Main Event Leader Academy or MELA Main Event Sports also has one of the most dynamic apps in the industry with writers in DC, South Florida, Seattle and Kentucky. Download the App now to interact with us on your phone or tablet and to read some of the best sports articles in the nation.
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Raashaan Myers — @raashaan For new UofL head basketball coach Chris Mack job #1 when taking over was recruiting the current guys on the team to stay put as he steadied a Cardinal program that was in complete disarray. He did that as well as anyone could have hoped only losing rising sophomore Lance Read more about UofL hoops positioned for excellent 2019 recruiting haul[…]
Mark Bacon—Main Event Sports DC Donald Trump has been very active attacking sports figures since 2017. Notice he hasn’t gone after one person in particular yet? That would be LeBron James. After Trump entered the U.S. presidential race in June 2015, campaigning with rhetoric that many in communities of color found to be divisive, NBA teams were Read more about Donald Trump, His Racist Propaganda Arm and Supporters Are Afraid of LeBron James[…]
Mark Bacon—Main Event DC Giants co-owner Steve Tisch told The Hollywood Reporter this week that Giants players who demonstrate against police brutality and systemic racism during pregame national anthem ceremonies will not be punished by the organization, whatever ultimately happens to the NFL’s increasingly dumb-looking anthem rule: “We support our players,” Tisch said. “They are not going to be Read more about Giants Co-Owner: Players Will Not Be Punished For Any Anthem Protests[…]
Mark Bacon—Main Event Sports DC On paper, the Washington Wizards have gotten a little better this summer. Trading Marcin Gortat for Austin Rivers not only improved the balance of Washington’s salary cap sheet, it also removed a personality conflict from the locker room. Subsequently adding Dwight Howard — his own issues aside — meant the Wizards not only moved Read more about The Wizards Stepped Up. Now John Wall Must.[…]