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Rock Cats Pay Off $164K in Stadium Taxes Owed
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Rock Cats Pay Off $164K in Stadium Taxes Owed

The New Britain Rock Cats have paid back more than $164,000 in taxes owed on their stadium lease, securing the team’s ability to play there in the 2015 season. Read »

5 hours ago
Boyle Embraces Redshirt Opportunity

Boyle Embraces Redshirt Opportunity

Tim Boyle was in an untenable situation last season. As a true freshman, and on a team in turmoil, he was... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Diaco Takes Risk With 2-Headed QB

Diaco Takes Risk With 2-Headed QB

In Bob Diaco's mind, the whole is greater than the sum of the parts, at least when it comes to naming a quarterback.... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Casey Cochran's Hair Gets National Attention

Casey Cochran's Hair Gets National Attention

The news that coach Bob Diaco had named Casey Cochran the starter made the rounds in the local papers and blogs that... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
How Star Little League Team Taney Dragons Got Their Start

How Star Little League Team Taney Dragons Got Their Start

One of the founding members of the Taney Youth Baseball Association shares the history of the league. Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
Ridley Knows He Can't Fumble

Ridley Knows He Can't Fumble

A season ago, it was a problem that haunted Patriots running back Stevan Ridley all the way to the Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Bank Forecloses on Dwyane Wade's Suburban Chicago Home

Bank Forecloses on Dwyane Wade's Suburban Chicago Home

Documents show payments not made on South Holland home owned by Wade and his ex-wife since November 2013. Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Clippers Owner Ballmer Steps Down From Microsoft Board

Clippers Owner Ballmer Steps Down From Microsoft Board

Steve Ballmer on Tuesday left Microsoft's Board of Directors, citing new commitments as owner of the Los... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Little League Star Mo'ne Davis on Sports Illustrated

Little League Star Mo'ne Davis on Sports Illustrated

Mo'ne Davis, the 13-year-old girl who's become baseball's breakout star, has become the first Little League... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Gronkowski Wants to Play 16 Games

Gronkowski Wants to Play 16 Games

For all that Rob Gronkowski brings to an offense, the Patriots' tight end has struggled to stay healthy during much... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Manziel's Middle Finger Taints Browns' Loss to Redskins

Manziel's Middle Finger Taints Browns' Loss to Redskins

Johnny Manziel struggled to hit open receivers and added another gesture to his repertoire -- a middle... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Whitmer Thought About Leaving UConn

Whitmer Thought About Leaving UConn

In many respects, Chandler Whitmer was an innocent bystander last season. He happened to be at the wrong place... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
McCombs to Play at Rhode Island

McCombs to Play at Rhode Island

Lyle McCombs, who left the UConn program in June as the fourth-leading rusher in school history (2,681 yards), will... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Casey Cochran Named UConn Starter

Casey Cochran Named UConn Starter

As far as quarterback competitions go, it didn't come with quite the intrigue of, say, Johnny Manziel Read »

6 hours ago
Mo'ne Davis Wants to Play for UConn

Mo'ne Davis Wants to Play for UConn

Mo'ne Davis is one of the biggest stories ahead of the 2014 Little League World Series, but her sports goals extend... Read »

Aug 19, 2014

Notable Little League Graduates

From Vice President Joe Biden to Hollywood stars Adam Sandler and Danny DeVito, a look at some of the most... View »

Aug 19, 2014
Garoppolo Makes Case for Brady's Backup

Garoppolo Makes Case for Brady's Backup

There were some raised eyebrows when the Patriots used a second-round pick on quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo back... Read »

Aug 18, 2014
No AAC Teams in AP Top 25

No AAC Teams in AP Top 25

American Athletic Conference commissioner Mike Aresco is the AAC's biggest cheerleader and for good reason:... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Banks Transferring to Penn St.

Banks Transferring to Penn St.

Back in May, UConn announced that junior guard Brianna Banks was leaving the program. That fresh start will... Read »

Aug 18, 2014
Former UConn Commit Chooses UCLA

Former UConn Commit Chooses UCLA

Back in June, 6-3 point guard Prince Ali announced on Twitter that he had de-committed from UConn. Over the weekend, Read »

Aug 18, 2014
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