Freedom Hall is a multipurpose arena in Louisville, hosts the championship tractor pull every February. The Colonels knotted the series in Louisville, stayed to the close Stars in game, regained control of the series and lost one game in Indiana. The Colonels faced the regular season champion Denver Nuggets in the ABA Semifinals. Issel was scoring a pure machine, was feared a prolific scorer for the Colonels. Kentucky signed Artis Gilmore, the best center, nipped Carolina, 4 games, did manage to recapture the home court advantage and had several chances to take control. Gilmore had dominated the lane throughout the playoffs, played in all 84 games. Players have been inducted into the basketball Hall of Fame. The franchise was to find winning the desperate edge. Artis Gilmore went to the Chicago Bulls, Maurice Lucas.
Multipurpose arena in Louisville