| Mar 16, 2014
| 4:10 AM
The news arrived to readers of The Courant on the morning of March 8, 1877, seven weeks before the start of the second National League baseball season.
Hartford, a charter member, was deemed unacceptable as a major league market. The city's "base ball"...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 11:11 AM
Shane Battier is intrigued.
"I think it's compelling. And it's real. I think it's very valid. And I think it's the future."
The veteran Miami Heat swingman, however, is not all consumed.
"I haven't jumped into them yet."
| Jan 3, 2013
| 6:28 PM
There is a small yet uncomfortable — even agonizing — difference between winning big and winning it all. On Thursday, a day when she was named the coach of the Connecticut Sun, Anne Donovan insisted she's comfortable squeezing all 6 feet 8...
| Sep 24, 2011
| 4:33 PM
As I wrote in Saturday's editions of The Times, there will be a one-on-one basketball tournament on Alcatraz Island Saturday night, featuring 64 players from the U.S. and abroad playing for $10,000. The island is known for its retired prison,......