More Than Just Talk
MELA or the Main Event Leadership Academy is our award winning sports journalism and leadership development mentoring program.
Main Event Kombat
Main Event Kombat is the boxing/MMA promotion side of Main Event Sports.
The ME Foundation is another way we give back to the community. With the ME Foundation we have sponsored backpack give-a-ways, Toy drives, and much more.
Main Event Sports Tours
Now you can go to the best sporting events in the country with Main Event Sports Tours. Soon we will be offering travel excursions to the biggest sporting events in the country
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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Main Event Blog
Mark Bacon—Main Event Sports DC Eric Reid is not stupid. He must’ve known that joining forces with somehow-still-unemployed Colin Kaepernick to protest police brutality, racial injustice and, in his words, “systemic oppression”—namely, by linking arms and kneeling for the requisite pre-game playing of the national anthem—would palpably alter his career trajectory in the NFL. He was right. Richard Read more about Eric Reid Blames His Unemployment on Anthem Protests, and He’s Probably Right[…]
Mark Bacon—Main Event Sports DC The official reason for the recent firing of Tubby Smith by the University of Memphis was the “lack of enthusiasm his program was generating.” Guess the buzz will be back in a big way Tuesday, when the school is expected to introduce its new head basketball coach: Anfernee “Penny” Hardaway. Read more about Penny Hardaway Hired Basketball Coach At Memphis[…]
Mark Bacon—Main Event Sports DC We’re down to 16 teams in the NCAA tournament, which means it’s time to stop talking about the fun little stories and get serious about who will win the national championship. Clearly, that’s Villanova, the best team in the country, with the only two stars (Jalen Brunson, Mikal Bridges) you Read more about NCAAs: WTF?![…]
Mark Bacon—Main Event DC The stakes: The Wizards were a 49-win team that went seven games with the Celtics in the conference semis last year, and had designs to improve on that this season. However, Washington was a bit too nonchalant in the early going, losing some games in baffling fashion to bad teams. The Wizards have Read more about What Happens When John Wall Returns?[…]