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Tony Stewart's Return to Track Marred by Collision
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Tony Stewart's Return to Track Marred by Collision

Tony Stewart's return to the track has ended only a little over halfway through his race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Stewart hit the wall for the second time after his right front tire blew out on lap 172, ending his night. Read »

Aug 31, 2014
49ers' Ray McDonald Arrested for Domestic Violence

49ers' Ray McDonald Arrested for Domestic Violence

The San Francisco 49ers defensive end Ray McDonald was arrested for domestic violence overnight, San Jose... Watch »

Aug 31, 2014
Will Power Wins IndyCar Series Title

Will Power Wins IndyCar Series Title

Will Power raced with his head instead of his gut. Only a catastrophe was likely to derail his IndyCar... Read »

Aug 31, 2014
Rams Cut Sam, 1st Drafted Openly Gay Player

Rams Cut Sam, 1st Drafted Openly Gay Player

The St. Louis Rams have cut Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL Read »

Aug 30, 2014
UConn Loses in Season Opener to BYU

UConn Loses in Season Opener to BYU

UConn football had its opening game against BYU on Friday Read »

Aug 30, 2014

UConn Begins New Season

UConn took on BYU in its season opener at Rentschler Field on Friday, Aug. 29. View »

Aug 30, 2014
Errani's Serve Tops Venus Williams at U.S. Open

Errani's Serve Tops Venus Williams at U.S. Open

In a riveting third-round match of wild momentum swings, the 19th-seeded Williams, a two-time Read »

Aug 30, 2014
San Francisco 49ers' Aldon Smith Suspended for 9 Games

San Francisco 49ers' Aldon Smith Suspended for 9 Games

The NFL has suspended San Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Aldon Smith for the first nine games of the 2014 season... Watch »

Aug 29, 2014
Tony Stewart: Crash

Tony Stewart: Crash "Will Affect My Life Forever"

Tony Stewart says the death of Kevin Ward Jr. will "affect my life forever" as he returned to the track for... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Samuelson, Collier, Boykin Win 3x3 Tourney

Samuelson, Collier, Boykin Win 3x3 Tourney

It won't be long before Geno Auriemma and his 2014-15 squad begin the process of defending their national Read »

Aug 29, 2014
UConn Women Finalize 2014-15 Schedule

UConn Women Finalize 2014-15 Schedule

The two-time defending national champion UConn women's basketball team finalized the dates for its 014-15... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
UConn Men Release AAC Schedule

UConn Men Release AAC Schedule

The defending national champion UConn men's basketball team announced its 2014-15 American Athletic... Read »

Aug 30, 2014
New NFL Rule Bans 2nd Time Domestic Violence Offenders for Life

New NFL Rule Bans 2nd Time Domestic Violence Offenders for Life

NFL players will be subject to a six-week suspension for a first domestic violence offense and banishment from... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Auriemma on US Team, Stewart

Auriemma on US Team, Stewart

One new face with a chance to earn a roster spot on the US Team: Breanna Stewart, the rising UConn junior who has a... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Danny Kanell Weighs in on Huskies

Danny Kanell Weighs in on Huskies

Former Florida St. quarterback Danny Kanell now makes his living as a color commentator for Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Weist Waiting for Next Opportunity

Weist Waiting for Next Opportunity

A year ago, T.J. Weist was supposed to be the guy who was going to save UConn's offense from George Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Tim Wright Has High Upside

Tim Wright Has High Upside

Not a lot was known about Tim Wright when he was named as the other player in the trade that sent offensive... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
USC Footballer Suspended After Admitting He Made Up Rescue Tale

USC Footballer Suspended After Admitting He Made Up Rescue Tale

A USC football player and co-captain admitted on Wednesday that he lied when he said he hurt his ankles... Watch »

Aug 28, 2014
Little League's Mo'ne Davis, Taney Dragons Parade Around Philly

Little League's Mo'ne Davis, Taney Dragons Parade Around Philly

Philadelphia city officials, fans and sports superstars celebrated the Taney Dragons' Little League World... Watch »

Aug 27, 2014
Patriots Trade Mankins to Buccaneers

Patriots Trade Mankins to Buccaneers

Offensive guard Logan Mankins arrived in New England in 2005 and has been a starter ever Read »

Aug 27, 2014
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