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Thursday, May 2, 2019 at 01:18 PM EDT

Demanding 1 League, Women's Hockey Stars Announce Boycott

Demanding 1 League, Women's Hockey Stars Announce Boycott

Unhappy with the status quo, more than 200 of the world's top female hockey players declared Thursday they will not compete in North America next season in a dramatic attempt to establish a single, economically...

Thursday, May 2, 2019 at 12:02 PM EDT

Swipe For Entry: UConn Changes Student Ticket Policy

Swipe For Entry: UConn Changes Student Ticket Policy

UConn students will no longer have to buy tickets to attend any regular season home sporting events.

Friday, May 3, 2019 at 11:32 PM EDT

How African Americans Disappeared From the Kentucky Derby

How African Americans Disappeared From the Kentucky Derby

When the horses enter the gate for the 145th Kentucky Derby, their jockeys will hail from Venezuela, New Mexico, Panama and France. None will be African-American. That’s been the norm for quite a while. When...

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 08:30 PM EDT

Hearing Winds Down as Judge Orders Kraft to Appear in Court

Hearing Winds Down as Judge Orders Kraft to Appear in Court

Attorneys for Robert Kraft wound down a three-day hearing Wednesday by arguing surveillance video capturing the New England Patriots owner inside a Florida massage spa should be suppressed in his prostitution...

Friday, May 3, 2019 at 11:40 PM EDT

Tips for Betting on the Kentucky Derby

Tips for Betting on the Kentucky Derby

Picking a horse to win the Kentucky Derby is easy: Placing a bet is as close as a cellphone, tablet, computer or even a smart TV with internet access. But for the novice or inexperienced bettor, making a...

Thursday, May 2, 2019 at 07:25 AM EDT

Kentucky Derby Favorite Omaha Beach Scratched

Kentucky Derby Favorite Omaha Beach Scratched

Favorite Omaha Beach has been scratched from the Kentucky Derby because of a breathing problem.

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 08:33 PM EDT

Baffert Takes Aim at Record-Tying 6th Kentucky Derby Win

Baffert Takes Aim at Record-Tying 6th Kentucky Derby Win

The pain of seeing Cavonnier get beat by a nose in his first Kentucky Derby nearly kept trainer Bob Baffert from returning to Churchill Downs. He figured he would never again have a horse good enough to win on...

Friday, May 3, 2019 at 11:33 PM EDT

Horse Racing Weighs Changes to Compete With Sports Gambling

Horse Racing Weighs Changes to Compete With Sports Gambling

When Animal Kingdom romped to victory in the 2011 Kentucky Derby, he did so at odds of 21-1. Anyone who bet on the horse when the initial morning line was set did so when Animal Kingdom was 30-1. Except they...

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 11:15 AM EDT

Earnhardt Jr. Added to NBC Sports' Kentucky Derby Team

Earnhardt Jr. Added to NBC Sports' Kentucky Derby Team

Dale Earnhardt Jr. will work his first Kentucky Derby on Saturday as part of his expanding role with NBC Sports. The retired NASCAR superstar is also slated to cover his first Indianapolis 500 later this...

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 03:42 PM EDT

Olympic Runner Semenya Loses Appeal on Testosterone Rules

Olympic Runner Semenya Loses Appeal on Testosterone Rules

The sports world's highest court ruled Wednesday that Olympic champion Caster Semenya and other female runners like her with unusually high testosterone must take medication to reduce their levels of the male...

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Feeding Our Families Food Drive Postponed
Feeding Our Families Food Drive Postponed
Joining together to help Tri-State food banks replenish non-perishable supplies and sustain essential anti-hunger efforts, NBC Connecticut / WVIT, Telemundo Connecticut / WRDM and Stop & Shop are coming together... Read more
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