| Jun 25, 2014
| 7:55 PM
STORRS – Whatever the drill, whatever the meeting room, Charlotte Etier came away with a little more knowledge than she had before.
"I learned Cat, Dog, Will and Mike," said Etier, one of 200 boisterous and enthusiastic participants at the Women's...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 6:36 AM
Sports, award shows and new drama series are the week's highlights. Here are some programs to keep in mind:
1. Major League Baseball All-Star Game, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday on Fox
The National League All-Stars take on the American League All-Stars in...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 4:09 PM
More thoughts on UConn's spectacular showing in the NCAA women's and men's basketball tournaments this week:
•This is "Title Nine" for the UConn women, as an emailer observed — their ninth NCAA title and an opportunity to reflect on Title IX,...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 3:32 PM
Face it, the people who have the real fun during March Madness are the college kids who pile into a substandard car, sleep on a friend's floor, paint their faces and scream their heads off for their teams. When their team responds as the UConn Huskies did...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 4:47 PM
In the 1940s, we lived in the country. Every Sunday, after Mass, before we drove home, my father bought the Hartford Courant from a young man selling them from a stack on the wide asphalt expanse in front of church. My brother and I weren't allowed to...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 3:27 PM
Admit it, office bracketologists, many of you didn't think the University of Connecticut Huskies would go far in the NCAA tournament. And your skepticism was not without reason; most of the time, Goliath beats David.
Well, David just hit the big guy...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 8:09 PM
For the UConn women's basketball team, Notre Dame has been what Kryptonite was to Superman or Professor Moriarty to Sherlock Holmes — a cursed nemesis.
If the Fighting Irish haven't owned the Huskies in the past, they have certainly rented them....
| Jun 17, 2014
| 8:01 AM
Just hours after hanging out with President Barack Obama at the White House, members of the UConn women’s championship basketball team appeared before a group of very excited sixth-graders at Windham Middle School on June 10. The sixth-graders...
| May 12, 2014
| 3:39 PM
There is yet another NBA team looking for a head coach. The Cleveland Cavaliers fired Mike Brown Monday.
This news could have an impact on the Kevin Ollie situation. It could, in fact, speed up his contract talks with UConn, which appear to be hung up...
| May 20, 2014
| 10:07 AM
The NBA can wait. Kevin Ollie is staying at UConn.
Ollie, who led the Huskies to the national championship in his second season as men's basketball coach, and UConn are putting the finishing touches on a new contract that will more than double his...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 7:36 AM
UNCASVILLE — The 5,014 Sun fans gave Kara Lawson a decidedly mixed reaction upon her return to Mohegan Sun Arena Thursday night. Although Lawson had nothing bad to say about anybody after the Mystics beat the Sun 74-66, it was no secret that she was...