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Saturday, Dec 9, 2017 at 10:22 PM EST

Walk-on to Heisman: Oklahoma's Mayfield Wins in Landslide

Walk-on to Heisman: Oklahoma's Mayfield Wins in Landslide

Baker Mayfield took a unique road to the Heisman Trophy, a long and winding climb from walk-on to one of the most accomplished players to ever play college football. The brash, flag-planting Sooners star became...

Saturday, Dec 9, 2017 at 09:02 PM EST

Yankees Agree to Deal to Land Marlins' Stanton: AP Sources

Yankees Agree to Deal to Land Marlins' Stanton: AP Sources

The Yankees and Derek Jeter's Miami Marlins have agreed to a trade that would send slugger Giancarlo Stanton to New York, pending a physical, a person familiar with the negotiations said Saturday. The person...

Saturday, Dec 9, 2017 at 06:00 PM EST

Huskies Remain Unbeaten at Home With Win Over Coppin State

Huskies Remain Unbeaten at Home With Win Over Coppin State

Connecticut held on to beat Coppin State 72-59 on Saturday, behind 15 points from Jalen Adams, 14 from Terry Larrier and 13 from Christian Vital.

Friday, Dec 8, 2017 at 05:53 PM EST

Chris Bosh's Mother Questioned in Drug Raid in Texas

Chris Bosh's Mother Questioned in Drug Raid in Texas

The mother of professional basketball free agent Chris Bosh is among several people questioned by police during a drug raid in a Dallas suburb. A DeSoto police spokesman said Frieda Bosh was one of several...

Saturday, Dec 9, 2017 at 12:38 AM EST

Japanese Star Ohtani Reportedly Joining Angels

Japanese Star Ohtani Reportedly Joining Angels

Japanese star Shohei Ohtani, known as the Babe Ruth of Japan, will sign with the Los Angeles Angels, his agent says. Aside from the Rangers, the Dodgers, Cubs, Giants, Padres and Mariners all had interest in...

Friday, Dec 8, 2017 at 10:16 AM EST

World Champion Hope Solo Is Running to Lead US Soccer

World Champion Hope Solo Is Running to Lead US Soccer

Hope Solo is running for president of the U.S. Soccer Federation. The former U.S. Olympic and World Cup goalkeeper announced her candidacy Thursday night on Facebook.

Thursday, Dec 7, 2017 at 04:49 PM EST

Will Team USA Compete in the 2018 Winter Games?

Will Team USA Compete in the 2018 Winter Games?

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley recently said it was an "open question" if U.S. athletes would compete in the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics because of concerns over North Korea....

Thursday, Dec 7, 2017 at 02:36 PM EST

Ronaldo Wins Award for Soccer's Best Player for 5th Time

Ronaldo Wins Award for Soccer's Best Player for 5th Time

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has won the Ballon d'Or award as soccer's best player of the year for a record-equaling fifth time, moving him level with Barcelona star Lionel Messi.

Thursday, Dec 7, 2017 at 02:08 PM EST

Pats Looking to See Who Will Fill the Gronk Void

Pats Looking to See Who Will Fill the Gronk Void

The circumstances are different this time around, but the New England Patriots are used to playing without all-world tight end Rob Gronkowski.

Thursday, Dec 7, 2017 at 06:03 PM EST

Ex-Olympic Sports Doctor Gets 60 Years for Child Pornography

Ex-Olympic Sports Doctor Gets 60 Years for Child Pornography

A former elite sports doctor whose sexual assault cases have rocked Michigan State University and the group that trains U.S. Olympic gymnasts was sentenced Thursday to 60 years in federal prison for possessing...

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NBC CT Toy Drive Taking Place Saturday Morning at Westfarms
NBC CT Toy Drive Taking Place Saturday Morning at Westfarms
NBC Connecticut is proud to connect you to our Annual Toy Drive, Saturday, Dec. 9, at Westfarms! From 9 a.m. until 12 p.m., come meet the NBC Connecticut team and donate a new, unwrapped gift. Read more
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