| Feb 23, 2015
| 7:16 PM
BLOOMFIELD — In most cases, a basketball tournament finalist making a third of its foul shots leads to the runners-up trophy. But that was not the case Monday night in the inaugural girls championship game of the Capital Region Athletic League at...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 3:25 PM
No pregame talks are necessary for this Friday night game: Weaver-Hartford (16-2), No. 4 in The Courant state ratings, at No. 7 Hartford Public (17-1).
"It's has been awhile since both teams have been ranked and playing each other; so it's really...
| Feb 10, 2015
Golden State coach Steve Kerr thinks his team is tired. You wouldn't be able to tell by its record.
Stephen Curry scored 20 points, Leandro Barbosa had 16 off the bench and the Warriors snapped Philadelphia's four-game home winning streak with an 89-84...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 3:48 PM
Dario Highsmith, the 2013 Gatorade state player of the year and The Courant's 2014 offensive player of the year out of Middletown High, committed Monday to UConn as a preferred walk-on.
"I loved the facilities, the coaches; overall, I just loved the...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 4:34 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Mo'ne Davis, the celebrated star of the Little League World Series and avowed UConn women's basketball fan, attended Sunday's game at Temple and was sitting in the bleachers across from the UConn bench.
"Was she here?" Geno Auriemma...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 10:12 PM
Imagine Dragons bassist Ben McKee has a simple reason he wants the New England Patriots to win the Super Bowl — he doesn't want to see the Seattle Seahawks made into heroes.
McKee is a native of Forestville in Northern California and roots for...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 3:08 PM
The desert is great for stargazing, and that will certainly be the case as the Super Bowl takes over Phoenix and its suburbs.
Comedians Joel McHale and Kevin Hart will crack jokes for partygoers, newcomer Charli XCX will perform for troops and then...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 8:00 PM
This just in from the state finals: Winning teams averaged 41.8 points per game.
It’s an offensive game indoors when the weather is guaranteed to be 70 degrees.
New Palestine’s 77-42 victory over New Prairie in the Class 4A game was the apex...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 5:13 PM
SpaceX sent a supply ship soaring flawlessly toward the International Space Station on Saturday, but the booster rocket ended up in pieces in the Atlantic following a failed attempt to land on a barge.
"Close, but no cigar this time," the company's...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 5:18 PM
CIAC football semifinals. Games start at 2 p.m., unless otherwise noted.
CLASS LL – LARGE
No. 4 Glastonbury (8-3) at No. 1 Southington (10-0)
Outlook: Southington outlasted CCC Division I rival Glastonbury 41-38 in the season opener....
| Dec 6, 2014
| 4:04 PM
MIDDLETOWN — Notre Dame-West Haven had all it could handle in Dario Highsmith. Hasn't everybody?
The Gatorade player of the year last season, Highsmith carried the ball 45 times and threw it 10 more Saturday in an effort to carry Middletown on...