| Aug 16, 2014
| 5:50 PM
NEW BRITAIN — Roosevelt Lee, an Osgood Shootout fan-turned-Osgood Shootout participant, stepped off the court at New Britain High and walked outside, toward the line for barbecue food. As a trail of smoke from the grill raced past him, Lee was...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 7:45 PM
UNCASVILLE — Charlie Villanueva walked on the court 22 minutes before the start of the seventh Jim Calhoun Charity Classic, hugged Donyell Marshall, hugged Ben Gordon and immediately made a move to block a jumper by Taliek Brown.
| Aug 8, 2014
| 8:45 PM
UNCASVILLE — Before Rudy Gay could get a sentence out, Andre Drummond snuck up from behind and grabbed his shoulders.
"That's my new teammate right there," Gay said. "We have little side bets in games. I bet him $100 he couldn't block my shot ...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 11:09 AM
AVON – Had a chance to talk to Kevin Ollie today at Jim Calhoun’s charity golf tournament, the culmination of a weekend of activities for the former Huskies.
My topic was “championship hangover,” with the Huskies soon to get back...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 3:39 PM
NEW YORK — A year ago, Steve Enoch of Norwalk was a relatively unknown basketball prospect — even within Connecticut.
"I worked hard all last summer," Enoch was saying Friday morning as he and other top recruits were gathering in the Bronx...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 4:27 PM
Not many basketball programs can celebrate their history the way UConn does.
Not many have the history UConn has, or history-maker that keeps players coming home.
"I can't wait to just be around the guys again," Kevin Ollie said. "We always share some...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 12:36 PM
From The Dream Season to the Hungry Huskies, more than three dozen players and coaches from various UConn men's basketball teams will gather at Mohegan Sun Arena Friday night for Jim Calhoun's Charity All-Star Classic.
Some names listed on the...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 12:49 PM
From The Dream Season to the Hungry Huskies, more than three dozen players and coaches from various UConn men’s basketball teams will gather at Mohegan Sun Arena Friday night for Jim Calhoun’s Charity All-Star Classic.
Some names listed on...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 8:11 AM
The All Pro Sports Shabazz Napier Camp was in full force on July 28. Napier hosted the camp and taught fundamentals of basketball to youth.
"I'm letting them know this is basketball and it's made to be fun," said Napier. "Later on in life they'll...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 5:22 PM
The Lakers are a week away from their reward for an unforgettably rough season.
Philadelphia, Milwaukee and tons of other teams can also start replenishing their roster in next Thursday's NBA draft after unspeakably bad seasons.
This is all...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 3:25 PM
Thirty-eight players from UConn have been chosen in the NBA draft, beginning with Toby Kimball in 1965, and 18 have gone in the first round. The Huskies have made a habit of sending quality guards to the NBA. Shabazz Napier, projected to be drafted in the...