| Mar 4, 2015
| 4:18 PM
STORRS – It would have been only natural for a youngster like Ryan Boatright to check into college with a personal agenda, the idea of checking out soon.
For a player so talented at a young age, who had already gotten so much attention, the phrase...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 3:59 PM
It's always good to hear from the Hall of Famer and former UConn basketball coach Jim Calhoun. On Tuesday, Calhoun reflected on one of his favorite people and players, Richard "Rip" Hamilton, who retired last week from the NBA after 14 seasons and was the...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 4:11 PM
The NBA's best and brightest will gather at the Mecca of basketball this weekend. The All-Star Game and associated activities at the Barclays Center and Madison Square Garden create opportunities for NBA fans to take stock of the league.
| Mar 1, 2015
| 8:17 PM
HARTFORD — The calendar has hit March, and that means it's time to start arguing about NCAA Tournament worthiness.
While bracket analysts wrote off UConn a long time ago, the Huskies' win over SMU, which was No. 21 in the AP poll and No. 20 in...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 4:20 PM
Orlando Magic interim coach James Borrego planned to emphasize to his players the need to begin the first quarter with more intensity and focus prior to their home game Sunday night against the Charlotte Hornets.
Two nights earlier, the Magic trailed...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 5:15 PM
STORRS — He is a building block. To look at Ryan Tyson, all of 5 feet 9 and 187 pounds, calling him one might seem like a reach. To look at his numbers, one goal and nine points in 33 games this season, it might seem like an even bigger reach.
| Feb 20, 2015
| 3:28 PM
Ryan Boatright was among the 17 finalists announced Friday for the Bob Cousy Award, given by the Hall of Fame to the nation’s top point guard.
Shabazz Napier won the award last year, and Kemba Walker in 2011, so Boatright, who leads the Huskies in...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 11:39 PM
Gary Neal (Towson University, Aberdeen, Calvert Hall), a shooting guard who has been splitting time recently with Lance Stephenson at backup point guard, was traded by the Charlotte Hornets to the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday for veteran point...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 3:47 PM
Robert Mueller, the former FBI director looking into how the NFL handled the Ray Rice domestic abuse incident, says the league should have been more aggressive in its investigation before initially punishing Rice. There's a revelation. But he also found...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 10:02 PM
The Atlanta Hawks' franchise-record 19-game winning streak was snapped Monday night by the New Orleans Pelicans, who defeated the Hawks, 115-100, in New Orleans.
All-Star forward Anthony Davis had 29 points and 13 rebounds to help New Orleans win for...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 4:06 PM
Save the date: Friday, July 31. That is when the Seattle Storm comes to the Mohegan Sun Arena to play the Connecticut Sun. The Storm will have two of best guards in UConn history, Sue Bird and Renee Montgomery. The Sun traded Montgomery and the Nos. 3 and...