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Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017 at 04:34 PM EST

Watt, Altuve Share SI's Sportsperson of The Year Award

Watt, Altuve Share SI's Sportsperson of The Year Award

J.J. Watt and Jose Altuve were honored by Sports Illustrated when they were given the magazine's prestigious Sportsperson of the Year award Monday night.

Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017 at 07:30 AM EST

IOC Bars Russia From 2018 Olympics, Allows Its Athletes

IOC Bars Russia From 2018 Olympics, Allows Its Athletes

Russian athletes will be allowed to stand on the medal podium at the Winter Olympics — just not with their anthem playing or their nation's flag rising above them. The International Olympic Committee barred...

Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017 at 10:39 AM EST

Suffield Athlete Hoping to Make Spot on Olympic Luge Team

Suffield Athlete Hoping to Make Spot on Olympic Luge Team

Emily Sweeney, an athlete from Suffield, is competing for a chance at her Olympic debut and hopes to secure one of the two spots left for the luge team.

Monday, Dec 4, 2017 at 07:10 PM EST

Supreme Court Taking Up Sports Betting Case

Supreme Court Taking Up Sports Betting Case

The billions spent on legal sports betting in Las Vegas stays in Las Vegas. But the U.S. Supreme Court seemed prepared Monday to bust Nevada's monopoly. Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey challenged a federal...

Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017 at 08:29 AM EST

LaVar Ball Pulls Son LiAngelo Out of UCLA

LaVar Ball Pulls Son LiAngelo Out of UCLA

LiAngelo Ball, one of three UCLA basketball players placed on indefinite suspension following their shoplifting arrests in China, will be leaving the team and the university, officials said Monday. "We learned...

Monday, Dec 4, 2017 at 07:21 PM EST

IOC Weighs Russian Olympic Ban, Risks Provoking Putin

IOC Weighs Russian Olympic Ban, Risks Provoking Putin

Russia could be banned from competing at the Pyeongchang Olympics, a prospect that President Vladimir Putin has already warned would be humiliating for his country. The decision will come on Tuesday when the...

Monday, Dec 4, 2017 at 06:57 PM EST

Woman Punched by Cop at UM Game Gets Community Service, Fine

Woman Punched by Cop at UM Game Gets Community Service, Fine

A woman who was punched by an officer as she was being carried out of a Miami Hurricanes football game at Hard Rock Stadium last month in a drunken incident will be serving 50 hours of community service and must...

Monday, Dec 11, 2017 at 08:03 PM EST

Division-Leading Jags Poised for 1st Playoff Berth in Decade

Division-Leading Jags Poised for 1st Playoff Berth in Decade

The last time the Jacksonville Jaguars were alone atop the AFC South this late in a season, they lost three straight and missed the playoffs.

Monday, Dec 4, 2017 at 01:56 PM EST

Olympians Share Their Biggest Travel Pet Peeves

Olympians Share Their Biggest Travel Pet Peeves

With holiday travel season coming up, members of Team USA, who are constantly on the road themselves, share the small travel annoyances that really grind their gears.

Monday, Dec 4, 2017 at 03:27 PM EST

Rob Gronkowski Suspended 1 Game for Late Hit

Rob Gronkowski Suspended 1 Game for Late Hit

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski was suspended Monday for one game by the NFL for a late hit on Buffalo Bills cornerback Tre'Davious White.

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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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