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Rock Cats Player Gets Promoted to Twins
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Rock Cats Player Gets Promoted to Twins

Minor league all-star and Rock Cats phenom Kennys Vargas is saying goodbye to Connecticut – and hello to the major leagues. Read »

3 hours ago
Fire Sale:  Red Sox Trade Lester, Lackey, Gomes & Others

Fire Sale: Red Sox Trade Lester, Lackey, Gomes & Others

The Boston Red Sox made some big moves on Thursday, trading away pitchers Jon Lester, John Lackey and... Read »

2 hours ago
UConn Football Adds 13th Commit for 2015

UConn Football Adds 13th Commit for 2015

The Huskies have yet to have their first official training camp practice under Bob Diaco, but the first-year... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
UConn, Florida to Meet on Jan. 3

UConn, Florida to Meet on Jan. 3

College basketball is all about rivalries, both old and new. And for the Florida Gators, it doesn't get much fresher... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Sox trade Lester, Lackey, Gomes, Miller, Drew at deadline

Sox trade Lester, Lackey, Gomes, Miller, Drew at deadline

It was a busy day of trading for the Boston Red Sox. Read »

3 minutes ago
Tuck Granted Medical Hardship Waiver

Tuck Granted Medical Hardship Waiver

After a frustrating season on the court for Morgan Tuck -- one that included just eight games during the... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
George W. Bush Surprises Jeter in Rangers Farewell

George W. Bush Surprises Jeter in Rangers Farewell

Derek Jeter got a surprise presidential farewell before playing his final game in Texas, when former... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Bosh Signs 5-Year, $118M Deal With Heat

Bosh Signs 5-Year, $118M Deal With Heat

Chris Bosh has signed his $118 million, five-year contract to stay with the Miami Heat. Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Manchester Native Sets English Channel Swim Record

Manchester Native Sets English Channel Swim Record

Making it across the English Channel has been called the Everest of open water Watch »

Jul 30, 2014
Diaco Excited to Start Practice

Diaco Excited to Start Practice

Bob Diaco has a plan, one that he's been putting in place since December, when the University of Connecticut... Read »

Jul 30, 2014
UConn QB Battle Begins in Earnest

UConn QB Battle Begins in Earnest

The biggest issue facing Bob Diaco as he begins his first training camp is who will be the team's... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Aresco Expects Big Things From AAC

Aresco Expects Big Things From AAC

If nothing else, you have to respect the unbridled optimism American Athletic Conference commissioner Mike... Read »

Jul 30, 2014
ESPN Suspends Smith for Abuse Victim-Blaming

ESPN Suspends Smith for Abuse Victim-Blaming

ESPN has suspended outspoken sportscaster Stephen A. Smith for a week because of his comments about domestic... Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Shabazz on the NBA Learning Curve

Shabazz on the NBA Learning Curve

UConn legend Shabazz Napier was back in the state to coach at a summer basketball camp and talked about... Watch »

Jul 30, 2014
Huskies Picked 9th in Preseason Poll

Huskies Picked 9th in Preseason Poll

By now, we're used to it. Doesn't mean we have to accept it, but the reality is that the Huskies football... Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Napier Working Camps, Ready for Heat

Napier Working Camps, Ready for Heat

Shabazz Napier is now a member of the Miami Heat but he's on a short break between the summer league schedule... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
NCAA Settles Head-Injury Lawsuit, Will Change Rules

NCAA Settles Head-Injury Lawsuit, Will Change Rules

The NCAA has agreed to settle a class-action head injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Derek Jeter Passes Yaz on Hits List

Derek Jeter Passes Yaz on Hits List

Derek Jeter remembers the playoff games in Texas — the good and the bad. Now the Yankees captain has... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Sterling Loses in Court as Judge OKs Clippers Sale

Sterling Loses in Court as Judge OKs Clippers Sale

A judge tentatively ruled against Donald Sterling and in favor of his estranged wife Shelly on Monday, in the trial... Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
Yankees Fan Finds, Returns Lost Red Sox Title Ring

Yankees Fan Finds, Returns Lost Red Sox Title Ring

A lost Red Sox World Series ring is back on the finger of its owner, thanks to a nifty pickup by an ardent... Read »

Jul 28, 2014
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