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Into the Unknown: NBA Teams Face Concerns Outside of Bubble

Luke Walton was trying to motivate his Sacramento Kings to play hard until the end of this season.

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    UConn Holds Virtual Commencement for Class of 2020

    The University of Connecticut celebrated its graduating class on Saturday. How they did it though was completely unique and virtual. Instead of assembling on the Storrs campus, thousands of students watched their graduation ceremony through the internet. Streaming from an empty Jorgensen Theater, UConn President Thomas Katsouleas addressed the clas...
  • Newington May 10

    11-Year-Old Son of Frontline Worker Uses Love of Baseball to Help Feed the Hungry

    The Siriano family has a saying they repeat often to each other: don’t say you can’t because you won’t, say you can because you will. These challenging times have made that mantra even more important. “Unfortunately I came down sick, really sick,” said Jonathan Siriano, a clinical systems engineer at Yale New Haven Health. While working on the fron...
  • UConn May 9

    UConn Holds Virtual Commencement for Class of 2020

    The University of Connecticut held a virtual commencement ceremony for Class of 2020 graduates on Saturday. The virtual ceremony was livestreamed from the Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts on the university’s YouTube channel. “UConn Nation has responded to this crisis in the best traditions of a great university,” school pr...
  • sports May 9

    Yale Lacrosse Player Helps Save Neighbor's Life

    Of all the heroes to emerge during these difficult times, Yale lacrosse player Konrad Collins did not expect himself to be one of them. The sophomore midfielder was at home quarantining with his family in Oregon when he noticed something outside. “Myself, my mom and my friend Sam were just standing in my kitchen, just chatting when we saw outside&#...
  • baseball May 8

    Young Athletes Find Creative Ways to Keep Their Skills Sharp

    For the last two months, athletes of all ages have had to adapt their workouts. “I don’t forget everything to do for baseball and I stay healthy,” said fifth-grader Varick Yamka. Varick’s dad built an at-home gym in the garage complete with a batting cage, elliptical and a field hockey area. “I thought it was important for them not...
  • sports May 7

    Family Remembers Former City Clerk, Senior Shot Put Record Setter Who Died From COVID-19

    Families across the country are saying goodbye to their loved ones who have lost the battle to coronavirus. In Norwalk, the Roman family is remembering a mother, sister and grandma, who also happened to be a senior track and field legend. Mary Roman was one of the best in the game. “You would have sworn you were looking at FloJo,”…
  • sports May 5

    High School Runner Creates Website to Help Small Businesses

    East Catholic senior Andrew Ferruolo planned to finish out his high school career the same way he’d finished the other three years – with the spring outdoor track season. Ferruolo had run cross country in the fall, indoor track in the winter and outdoor track in the spring every year. This year, his final spring season is on hold amid&#...
  • UConn May 1

    UConn Announces May 9 Virtual Commencement for Class of 2020

    The University of Connecticut will be holding a virtual commencement ceremony for Class of 2020 graduates on May 9, the school announced in an e-mail Friday. The virtual ceremony will be livestreamed from the Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts on the university’s YouTube channel, school president Thomas Katsouleas said. “UConn Nat...
  • Jul 21

    Photos: Fans Celebrate at the Nationals' Victory Parade

    The Nationals celebrated their World Series win on Saturday with a victory parade and rally in downtown D.C. The parade began at 2 p.m., and crowds gathered early. (Want to share your photos? Email them to isee@nbcwashington.com or tweet them @nbcwashington.)

  • social media Jul 15

    ‘Tough Game for Women': Female Jockeys Missing Again at Triple Crown

    Mike Smith will ride Justify for a shot at the Triple Crown in Saturday’s Belmont Stakes. He’ll compete against nine other horse/jockey combinations — and all nine other jockeys will be men. In fact, over the past 48 years, more than 300 jockeys have ridden in Triple Crown races, and only six have been women. A female jockey hasn’t competed.....
  • Triple Crown May 1

    What Is the Triple Crown of Horse Racing?

    It’s the most prestigious prize in horse racing – and the most elusive

  • Jul 15

    Victory and Defeat: Emotional Triple Crown Attempts

    See all the emotional reaction from past Triple Crown attempts, both the wins and the losses.

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