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Coach Kevin Ollie Says He Has No Plans to Leave UConn

Coach Kevin Ollie Says He Has No Plans to Leave UConn

For the second consecutive offseason, UConn coach Kevin Ollie has been mentioned as a possible NBA coaching... Read »

Apr 22, 2015
Chicago Blackhawks Give Fans Late-to-Work Excuse Note

Chicago Blackhawks Give Fans Late-to-Work Excuse Note

For many diehard Blackhawks fans, Tuesday night’s game was filled with excitement, suspense, and a lot of yawns. Read »

Apr 22, 2015
Seven Ways to Fake Being a Racing Expert

Seven Ways to Fake Being a Racing Expert

You're not a horse racing expert, but you can act like one for the Kentucky Derby. Amid all the hats, the mint... Read »

Apr 27, 2015
Secretariat Jockey Out of Hospital After Crash

Secretariat Jockey Out of Hospital After Crash

The jockey who rode Secretariat to the Triple Crown decades ago is out of the hospital six weeks after breaking his... Read »

Apr 22, 2015
Kentucky Derby Bans Selfie Sticks

Kentucky Derby Bans Selfie Sticks

For the 160,000 people crammed into Churchill Downs on Derby Day, picture-taking can run neck-and-neck with betting... Read »

Apr 22, 2015
Williams Looking to Get Better This Offseason

Williams Looking to Get Better This Offseason

Gabby Williams had a solid freshman campaign, one that saw her grow as a player as the season progressed. Read »

Apr 22, 2015
UConn, Kansas St. Agree to Home-and-Home

UConn, Kansas St. Agree to Home-and-Home

The Huskies will host the Wildcats on Nov. 23, 2015, and UConn will make their way to Manhattan, Kansas the... Read »

Apr 22, 2015
Blackhawks Outlast Predators, 3-2, in 3 OT

Blackhawks Outlast Predators, 3-2, in 3 OT

Brent Seabrook scored on a booming slap shot 1 minute into the third overtime, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the... Read »

Apr 22, 2015
Proposed Chargers-Raiders Stadium Plan Moves Forward

Proposed Chargers-Raiders Stadium Plan Moves Forward

A plan for a proposed stadium that could become home to the NFL's San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders cleared... Watch »

Apr 22, 2015
Flames Handle Canucks, 3-1, to Take Series Lead

Flames Handle Canucks, 3-1, to Take Series Lead

Jiri Hudler had a goal and an assist and the Calgary Flames earned a 3-1 win over the Vancouver Canucks on Tuesday. Read »

Apr 22, 2015
2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Capitals Win 2-1 Over Isles in OT

2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Capitals Win 2-1 Over Isles in OT

Nicklas Backstrom scored 11:09 into overtime to lift the Washington Capitals to a 2-1 victory on Tuesday night, and... Read »

Apr 21, 2015
2015 NHL Playoffs: Detroit Shuts Out Lightning 3-0

2015 NHL Playoffs: Detroit Shuts Out Lightning 3-0

Petr Mrazek made 22 saves for his first postseason shutout, and Pavel Datsyuk, Riley Sheahan and Luke Glendening... Read »

Apr 21, 2015
Patriots 2015 Schedule Released

Patriots 2015 Schedule Released

The reigning Super Bowl champions will open Thursday, Sept. 10, facing the Pittsburgh Steelers at home. Read »

Apr 21, 2015
UConn Football Player Charged With Assault

UConn Football Player Charged With Assault

UConn football player and Glastonbury native Sean McQuillan was charged with assault on Friday. Read »

Apr 22, 2015
Fox NASCAR Announcer Byrnes Dies of Cancer at Age 56

Fox NASCAR Announcer Byrnes Dies of Cancer at Age 56

Fox NASCAR announcer Steve Byrnes has died. He was 56. Read »

Apr 21, 2015
David Ortiz Suspended

David Ortiz Suspended

The Red Sox slugger will miss a game and pay a fine for making contact with an umpire; he now has the right to... Read »

Apr 21, 2015
77 F-Bombs: Reds Manager Sorry After Profanity-Filled Rant

77 F-Bombs: Reds Manager Sorry After Profanity-Filled Rant

Cincinnati Reds manager Bryan Price has apologized for using profanity during a pregame meeting with reporters, but... Read »

Apr 21, 2015
Runner Reunited With Wedding Ring After Losing It

Runner Reunited With Wedding Ring After Losing It

A runner in the 2015 Boston Marathon was reunited with his wedding ring after it slipped off at mile 23 in the race,... Read »

Apr 21, 2015
Report: Ollie Being 'Seriously Considered' for Thunder Job

Report: Ollie Being 'Seriously Considered' for Thunder Job

On Monday, SNY.com's Adam Zagoria writes that, according to sources, Ollie, who was mentioned as an NBA coaching... Read »

Apr 21, 2015
Laimbeer Excited About 1st-Rounder Stokes

Laimbeer Excited About 1st-Rounder Stokes

Kiah Stokes flew under the radar most of her career at UConn, and the same happened on draft night, when she was... Read »

Apr 21, 2015

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