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Announcer Relishes Role as Voice of Kentucky Derby
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Announcer Relishes Role as Voice of Kentucky Derby

Veteran announcer Larry Collmus has called the Kentucky Derby for NBC Sports for the past three years, but this year will be the first time that his voice will heard by the thousands at the track. Read »

3 hours ago
Report: Amida Brimah to Have Shoulder Surgery

Report: Amida Brimah to Have Shoulder Surgery

Rising sophomore center Amida Brimah will reportedly have shoulder surgery this week. Read »

3 hours ago
Miami Heat's Golden Oldies Bring Senior Swagger

Miami Heat's Golden Oldies Bring Senior Swagger

The Golden Oldies, the Miami Heat's senior hip hop ensemble, are just as passionate about their booty shaking as... Watch »

3 hours ago
Shakim Phillips Leaving UConn

Shakim Phillips Leaving UConn

Wide receiver Shakim Phillips, who transferred to UConn three years ago after spending the 2010 season with... Read »

3 hours ago
Report: UConn to Face Duke in 2014-15

Report: UConn to Face Duke in 2014-15

The defending national champion UConn Huskies could play Duke University next season in New Jersey, the school... Read »

3 hours ago
New York Yankee Starter Ejected for Pine Tar

New York Yankee Starter Ejected for Pine Tar

Michael Pineda was ejected for using a foreign substance less than two weeks after appearing to get away with it in... Read »

6 hours ago
Michael Phelps Returns to Competitive Swimming

Michael Phelps Returns to Competitive Swimming

Michael Phelps is making a comeback after nearly two years out of the pool for the simplest of reasons: He missed... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Oldest Living MLB Player Dies in Cuba at 102

Oldest Living MLB Player Dies in Cuba at 102

Conrado Marrero, the diminutive Cuban right-hander who pitched for the Washington Senators in the 1950s and in 2011... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Fallon Takes on Stefanie Dolson Tonight

Fallon Takes on Stefanie Dolson Tonight

Fresh off a national title win, UConn basketball star Stefanie Dolson was calling on Jimmy Fallon to “hit her up.” Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
Pujols Hits 500th Homer of MLB Career

Pujols Hits 500th Homer of MLB Career

Albert Pujols hit the 500th home run of his career Tuesday night, becoming the 26th player in major league... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Mystics Happy to Have Both Dolson and Hartley

Mystics Happy to Have Both Dolson and Hartley

The Washington Mystics drafted former UConn center Stefanie Dolson with the sixth pick in the first round of the... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Recruit Boykin Talks About UConn

Recruit Boykin Talks About UConn

On Monday, Boykin's father spoke about how his daughter's recruiting trip went. Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Aresco Talks About AAC's Success

Aresco Talks About AAC's Success

It's been a hard, tough road for American Athletic Conference commissioner Mike Aresco and he's officially been... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Boston Marathon Winner’s Family Crowded Around Small Computer to Witness History

Boston Marathon Winner’s Family Crowded Around Small Computer to...

Meb Keflezighi’s parents and sister huddled around a small computer screen inside their Chula Vista home. They... Watch »

Apr 22, 2014
Bode Miller Makes Custody Pact in NYC, for Now

Bode Miller Makes Custody Pact in NYC, for Now

Skier Bode Miller and a former flame agreed on Monday to share time with their infant son for the next four months... Read »

Apr 22, 2014

Scenes from the Boston Marathon

The first Boston Marathon is underway since the bombings and many Connecticut residents are there to run or show... View »

Apr 21, 2014
Knicks Fire Head Coach Mike Woodson

Knicks Fire Head Coach Mike Woodson

The Knicks have fired head coach Mike Woodson, with team president Phil Jackson saying "the time has come... Read »

Apr 21, 2014
Daniel Hamilton Wants DeAndre Daniels to Stay

Daniel Hamilton Wants DeAndre Daniels to Stay

Daniel Hamilton has every intention of signing his letter of intent and joining the Huskies' 2014 incoming freshman... Read »

Apr 21, 2014
Collier Commits to Huskies for 2015

Collier Commits to Huskies for 2015

The Huskies may have missed out on A'ja Wilson but they landed their first commitment for 2015. Read »

Apr 21, 2014
Boatright Still Undecided on NBA

Boatright Still Undecided on NBA

The UConn junior was honored by his hometown over the weekend. Read »

Apr 22, 2014
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