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  • Oliver Goss moves into lead after two rounds at Quicken Loans National

    Oliver Goss moves into lead after two rounds at Quicken Loans National
    — Oliver Goss came to Congressional Country Club earlier this week looking to play in his second PGA Tour event at the Quicken Loans National. As things have transpired for the 20-year-old Australian, the hardest part was getting in the clubhouse...
  • What's Next For The XL Center?

    What's Next For The XL Center?
    I have no answer. I'm going to ask the question, anyway. If the forces that oppose the Rock Cats' move to Hartford in what has become a daily food fight are able to kill the $60 million stadium deal, will it enhance or diminish the chances of getting...
  • Lori Riley: Charity Stroll In Fight Against A Tougher And Tougher Foe

    — About a month ago, Brittany Vose heard a report on TV saying that by 2030, pancreatic cancer would be the second-deadliest cancer in the United States, after lung cancer, moving up from fourth place. As someone who has been raising money for...
  • Top-Flight Tournament Swings Into Cromwell

    It's time to take a break from the debate about moving a minor league baseball team from New Britain to Hartford and focus on a truly big-league event in central Connecticut: the Travelers Championship. The professional golf event is in Cromwell this...
  • North Shore may be too short for PGA Tour event

     North Shore may be too short for PGA Tour event
    An exemption would have allowed Brad Faxon to play in this week's Travelers Championship, the PGA Tour event in Connecticut he won in 2005. But after passing on the Encompass Championship last year, he decided to join the 50-and-over set this week....
  • Whether Pro Or Amateur, All Golfers Share This Trait

    Aside from an unfortunate summer when I was 14, I had successfully avoided golf all my life. Then, two years ago, I came down with it. I'm not sure of the cause: boredom perhaps, maybe masochism. I now own clubs and shoes, as well as an urge to...
  • Quick Start Doesn't Necessarily Mean Strong Finish

    Quick Start Doesn't Necessarily Mean Strong Finish
    CROMWELL — The first-round leaderboard at a PGA Tour event is like the presidential election results from Dixville Notch. They are early. They pique interest. And, ultimately, they usually have little to do with who walks away with the big prize....
  • Lee Janzen Keeps Pushing To Accomplish Unique Milestones

    Lee Janzen Keeps Pushing To Accomplish Unique Milestones
    CROMWELL —Twenty-one years ago Friday, Lee Janzen channeled his inner Tom Watson and feathered a 30-foot chip to history on the 16th hole at Baltusrol. Twenty-one years ago Friday, Janzen's drive on 17 hit a tree branch, bounced back on the...
  • Tiger, Who's Not In Cromwell, Steals The Spotlight

    Tiger, Who's Not In Cromwell, Steals The Spotlight
    CROMWELL — There is an old line about how there are two Olympics. The one you see on NBC and the one that's actually happening. That thought crossed my mind in the past 48 hours of the Travelers Championship as one golf name kept popping up and...
  • Seven Straight Birdies? That's Not The Real Miracle

    Seven Straight Birdies? That's Not The Real Miracle
    CROMWELL — After golf history had been made, after little Sophie had charmed the lens off the CBS cameras, Kevin Streelman's caddie, A.J. Monticinos, said, yeah, Streelman is a talker. "Walking from the green on nine, after his birdie, going to...
  • A Front-Row Seat For Golden Age Of Sports Reporting

    A Front-Row Seat For Golden Age Of Sports Reporting
    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...