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UConn Insider Podcast: Men's Beat Writer Dom Amore On Finding March Magic In A Middling Season

UConn Insider Podcast: Men's Beat Writer Dom Amore On Finding March Magic In A Middling Season

It sure felt like fate, a sports writing career come full circle in a restaurant aptly named — Il Vagabondo — for a life spent on the road.

Dining with an old friend in the very same Manhattan eatery where he was once welcomed into the fraternity of local baseball scribes, the Courant's Dom Amore was greeted by a giant photo of Jim Calhoun among the other famous faces adorning the wall.

Amore knew right then that any misgivings he had about trading the diamond for the hardwood were misplaced. "I'm not big on signs," he said on his UConn Insider Podcast debut, "but I'd be crazy not to recognize that when one door closes, another door...

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