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Paperwork Filed for Proposed Raiders-Chargers NFL Stadium
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Paperwork Filed for Proposed Raiders-Chargers NFL Stadium

Organizers behind a proposed stadium for the Oakland Raiders and the San Diego Chargers in a Los Angeles suburb filed paperwork Wednesday to bring their plan before voters. Submission of the ballot initiative to the city of Carson, California, marks an incremental step in... Read »

Mar 5, 2015
Senior Night Awaits Ryan Boatright

Senior Night Awaits Ryan Boatright

Thursday night is Senior Night at Gampel Pavilion, which, if nothing else, serves as a stark reminder that Ryan... Read »

Mar 5, 2015
Purvis, Hamilton Critical to UConn's Success

Purvis, Hamilton Critical to UConn's Success

Coach Kevin Ollie has talked for weeks about how Ryan Boatright can't carry this team the entire season. Thankfully,... Read »

Mar 5, 2015
Diaco Wants QB Leader to Emerge This Spring

Diaco Wants QB Leader to Emerge This Spring

Coach Bob Diaco, entering his second year as the Huskies coach, spoke with the media Wednesday. Not surprisingly,... Read »

Mar 5, 2015
Prosecutors: No Charges for NASCAR Driver Busch

Prosecutors: No Charges for NASCAR Driver Busch

Delaware prosecutors say they will not file criminal charges against NASCAR driver Kurt Busch following allegations... Read »

Mar 5, 2015
Wilfork Told He Won't be Re-Signed by Patriots

Wilfork Told He Won't be Re-Signed by Patriots

Vince Wilfork of the New England Patriots says he has been informed that the team will not be picking up his option... Read »

Mar 5, 2015
NFL Commissioner Testifies at Super Bowl Seats Trial

NFL Commissioner Testifies at Super Bowl Seats Trial

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell testified in a video deposition played Wednesday at the North Texas Super Bowl seats... Read »

Mar 4, 2015
Snow Could Take a Toll on High School Sports

Snow Could Take a Toll on High School Sports

Relentless snow has buried high school playing fields and could jeopardize spring seasons if it doesn't melt soon. Watch »

Mar 4, 2015
Rock Cats Reveal Options for New Name

Rock Cats Reveal Options for New Name

The former New Britain Rock Cats will be packing up and heading to Hartford, and the team revealed its top 10 name... Watch »

Mar 4, 2015
MLB Tries to Speed Up Games This Spring

MLB Tries to Speed Up Games This Spring

With large, glowing red numbers, the timer on the center-field wall at Goodyear Ballpark ticked down Tuesday, count... Read »

Mar 4, 2015
Former NBA Star, Addict to Speak at Glastonbury School

Former NBA Star, Addict to Speak at Glastonbury School

Former NBA star Chris Herren is heading to Glastonbury later this week to share his story of substance abuse and... Read »

Mar 3, 2015
Michael Sam to Speak at Quinnipiac University

Michael Sam to Speak at Quinnipiac University

Michael Sam, the first openly gay player to be drafted into the NFL, will speak at Quinnipiac University on Tuesday... Read »

Mar 3, 2015
Yankees Fire Worker Who Posted Vulgar Tweets About Curt Schilling's Daughter

Yankees Fire Worker Who Posted Vulgar Tweets About Curt Schilling's...

A Yankees employee was fired and a New Jersey community college student was suspended after they were outed as Inte... Read »

Mar 3, 2015

Top Photos: MLB Spring Training 2015

See photos from Major League Baseball's 2015 spring training as teams gear up for the upcoming season. View »

Mar 5, 2015
Schilling Fires Back After Offensive Twitter Posts

Schilling Fires Back After Offensive Twitter Posts

Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling is firing back at cyberbullies who posted offensive comments about his daught... Read »

Mar 3, 2015
Geno: Stewart's Best Player in the Country

Geno: Stewart's Best Player in the Country

Breanna Stewart was the 2014 national player of the year, and it would surprise no one -- least of all Geno Auriemma... Read »

Mar 5, 2015
Teams Struggling to Shutdown Stewart

Teams Struggling to Shutdown Stewart

Breanna Stewart is arguably the most talented player to come through Storrs. That's a bold statement give UConn's... Read »

Mar 5, 2015
Geno Has Nickname for Gabby Williams

Geno Has Nickname for Gabby Williams

Last month, coach Geno Auriemma explained that a reduction in Gabby Williams' minutes during the critical game agai... Read »

Mar 5, 2015
Museum to Give Away DeLorean Time Machine if Cubs Win 2015 World Series

Museum to Give Away DeLorean Time Machine if Cubs Win 2015 World Serie...

“Back to the Future Part II” predicted the Chicago Cubs would win the World Series in 2015 and if that prediction... Read »

Mar 2, 2015
2015 Forbes' Billionaires Sports List

2015 Forbes' Billionaires Sports List

St Louis Rams owner Stanley Kroenke tops the list of sports-related billionaires for 2015 as listed Monday by Forbes... Read »

Mar 3, 2015

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