| Aug 5, 2014
| 9:45 AM
Former star UConn basketball player and new member of the Miami Heat NBA team Shabazz Napier hosted a basketball clinic at RHAM High School on July 31.
The youth clinic was jointly hosted by Hebron Parks and Recreation and All Pro Sports, a company...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 12:07 PM
SOUTH WINDSOR – The first action of the morning was done. It was time to talk, heart to heart. About 100 kids sat on the hardwood floor and looked up at their coach for the week – Shabazz Napier.
"Just have fun," Napier told them,...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 8:45 AM
A Jan. 3 home game against reigning national champion Connecticut highlights a strong non-conference schedule for the Florida Gators, the school announced Wednesday.
The Huskies' 62-52 win on April 5 during the Final Four ended the Gators' school-record...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 4:09 PM
For the first time this offseason, Miami Heat President Pat Riley put his voice to the free-agency tumult that has reshaped his roster in the wake of the departure of forward LeBron James.
On the day the Heat formally announced the re-signing of...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 5:55 PM
As a former college assistant coach and recruiter, Gar Forman lives for draft day.
The Bulls' general manager loves working his college contacts, trying to navigate the maze of misinformation to land a rotation player or — better yet —...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 3:13 PM
WATERBURY — Rodney Purvis couldn't put on the UConn jersey and play in games last season, so he had to make each behind-the-scenes moment count.
Late at night, sometimes after midnight, he and Ryan Boatright would walk back to Gampel Pavilion, turn...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 7:01 PM
The Miami Heat signed guard Shabazz Napier, who was acquired in a draft-night trade after being selected with the 24th overall pick by the Charlotte Hornets last month.
Napier played in 40 games for the national champion Connecticut Huskies last season,...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 9:45 AM
Shabazz Napier struggled to find his shot for the second time in three NBA Summer League games as his Miami Heat lost to the Detroit Pistons, 80-78, on Tuesday night.
The former UConn star and first-round pick of the Heat was just 3-for-11 - missing all...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 4:39 PM
The "Hungry Huskies," as defined by Shabazz Napier, won their championship. Next season, there will be a new team, a new theme, a new trophy to pursue.
Will the 2014-15 UConn men's basketball team be better? Could they be even hungrier?
| Jun 23, 2014
| 1:52 PM
The Orlando Magic will have difficult choices to make when the 2014 NBA Draft is held Thursday night.
The team can go in almost a dizzying number of directions with its two first-round picks, fourth overall and 12th overall.
Here's a look at some of...
| 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...