| Aug 4, 2013
So, the Manchester Fire Department gets a call late last month for a vehicle fire on I-84, and when the truck gets there finds an overheated limo and 20 stranded occupants, among them being several models who had been on their way from Boston to New York....
| Oct 14, 2013
| 4:49 PM
UNCASVILLE — Mohegan Sun will do a great job with the American Athletic Conference women's basketball tournament. Whether it's the WNBA All-Star Game or the CIAC state basketball tournament, Mohegan Sun always does a great job with events at its...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 2:55 AM
Over three and a half decades, Nancy Stevens has won more games than any coach in the history of NCAA Division I field hockey. Before Sunday, she had not won the one that mattered most.
"A couple of years ago we lost on penalty strokes to Maryland in...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 5:08 PM
STORRS — Between the UConn opener in November and the Olympic gold medal game in August 2016, Geno Auriemma might be favored to win every game he coaches.
With Breanna Stewart and Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, UConn could, incredibly enough, run off...
| Sep 22, 2013
EAST HARTFORD —If they played like this every game, they wouldn't be 0-3. If they played like this every game, Paul Pasqualoni wouldn't be 10-17 since taking over in 2011 and his job wouldn't be hanging by a thread or two.
If the Rentschler...
| Apr 19, 2009
When Tajama Abraham played AAU basketball for Boo Williams' program in the early 1990s, she had no idea if college coaches were watching her, largely because she couldn't identify or even name college coaches. She simply loved playing.
| Dec 22, 2010
Tina Charles flew in from Russia. Kemba Walker, Randy Edsall, Richard Blumenthal — the who's who of Connecticut — descended from all parts Nutmeg. In the middle of Geno Auriemma's postgame press conference on this historic night, even the...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 11:31 AM
There's no shame in being the 2nd best team in the country. It should be celebrated. Not in a confetti dropping, net cutting, trophy raising, Freddie Mercury singing We are the Champions sort of way. But Muffet McGraw and the Notre Dame women's basketball...
| Jul 24, 2011
I am at the intersection of 8th Avenue and 33rd Street -- the intersection of glory and possibility -- in search of Gary McGhee's ankles. It has been four months now and still no sign.
Not a talocrural joint to be found anywhere.
After agonizing over...
| Oct 27, 2012
Don't lower the rim of expectations.
We're not only talking about Geno Auriemma's ideas for improving women's basketball. We're talking about the academic disaster that was the UConn men's basketball program in the first decade of the 21st century....
| Nov 8, 2012
We're paraphrasing Sting and the Police here, not the sting of the UConn campus police. Still, it is scant exaggeration to say that every breath the UConn women take, every move they make, every step they take, we'll be watching them.
As the 2012-13...