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  • On The Fly: Spurs Make Hammon First Female Full-Time Assistant

    Longtime WNBA player Becky Hammon, who is retiring after this season with the San Antonio Stars, will be an assistant coach with the NBA champion San Antonio Spurs. She'll be the first female full-time assistant on an NBA coaching staff. Kudos to Spurs...
  • Dickenman Fills Out Central Coaching Staff With Collucci

    Central coach Howie Dickenman has finalized his coaching staff for the 2014-15 season by hiring Greg Collucci as an assistant coach, according to a source. Collucci spent last season as the director of operations at American University under coach Mike...
  • XL Center Sells Pairs Of Arena Seats For $200 Each

    XL Center Sells Pairs Of Arena Seats For $200 Each
    If you liked your concert seats at Hartford's XL Center, now you can have two of them on your back deck, in your living room or anywhere else you want them. The XL Center is selling pairs of seats that are being removed as part of the arena's $35 million...
  • Email: Official Fears Hartford Stadium Could Harm XL Center Plan

    Email: Official Fears Hartford Stadium Could Harm XL Center Plan
    HARTFORD — The city's proposal to build a minor league baseball stadium could derail plans for a new XL Center or compete with the existing downtown arena, a top development official said in an email obtained by The Courant. Suzanne Hopgood,...
  • State Needs To Help With New Stadium Plan

    State Needs To Help With New Stadium Plan
    Done deal. For those who want no part of a minor league baseball stadium in Hartford — some well-reasoned, others gratuitously agenda-driven — those two words by Pedro Segarra were an invitation to tear the mayor to shreds. Overcooked...
  • Hartford Needs To Coordinate The Fun

    The goal of bringing minor league baseball to downtown Hartford is a more vibrant downtown. To that end, all the parts have to work together. The stadium should complement other venues, whenever possible, not compete with them. A concern about this...
  • Thumbs High Up For Murals At Library

    Thumbs high up to the Hartford Public Library for soon becoming the new home of two wonderful murals that are now in the city's XL Center. The large works — one of them is 16 by 10 feet — by Harlem Renaissance painter Romare Bearden require...
  • WWE Superstar Cesaro Talks About His Road To Wrestling's Biggest Platform

    WWE Superstar Cesaro Talks About His Road To Wrestling's Biggest Platform
    Pro wrestling likes to remind the world that it's an idiosyncratic, odd entertainment product in a number of ways — one of which being through how its on-screen talents often talk to the media. Take WWE wrestler Cesaro, and how his conversation with...
  • Many Picked Before Shabazz, But Few Better

    Many Picked Before Shabazz, But Few Better
    NEW YORK — LeBron James saw what he did. We all saw what he did. As a junior, Shabazz Napier pulled one overtime rabbit out of a hat after another. As a senior, Napier took a team that nobody picked for the Final Four and led UConn to a national...
  • Kevin Hunt: State Holding Unclaimed $599 Million: Look Up Your Share Here

    Kevin Hunt: State Holding Unclaimed $599 Million: Look Up Your Share Here
    State residents, past or present, have left behind nearly enough unclaimed property to pay for a new XL Center, the proposed downtown minor-league baseball stadium and the $55 refund once promised for every current taxpayer in Connecticut. The total,...
  • Mid-Year Agenda Update: Infrastructure, Poverty And Hartford

    It's been six months since The Courant published its wish list for this year in the editorial series Agenda 2014 (on http://www.courant.com/opinion). Here is a mid-year update. Infrastructure Citing infrastructure-related accidents on the state's rail...