| Dec 30, 2013
| 8:19 PM
HARTFORD — Making mistakes on offense, Quinnipiac coach Rand Pecknold tells his players, means having to play defense.
"We don't want to play defense," Pecknold said Monday night at the XL Center. "If we have the puck, we don't need to."
| Dec 15, 2013
DELUSIONTOWN — After Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said Friday that the state had been in touch with groups interested in bringing the NHL back to Connecticut, commissioner Gary Bettman is expected to announce Christmas Eve an expansion franchise will be...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 9:24 PM
Site: XL Center
Time: Tuesday at 7 p.m.
TV: SNY (Gary Apple, Tim Welsh, Kerith Burke)
Radio: WTIC-AM 1080, WILI-AM 1400. WELI-AM 960 (Joe D'Ambrosio, Wayne Norman)
Series history: First meeting
Streaks: Loyola W4, UConn W6
| Nov 17, 2013
| 11:43 AM
The 2013-14 UConn men’s basketball schedule:
Oct. 30: vs. Southern Conn. State University (exhibition), W, 93-65
Nov. 4: vs. Concordia University (exhibition), W, 98-38
Nov. 8: vs. Maryland at Barclays Center, Brooklyn, N.Y., W, 78-77
| Nov 30, 2013
| 5:47 PM
UConn's first game in the American Athletic Conference is Dec. 29. In the month that precedes it, the No. 1 Huskies (8-0) will take exams, celebrate the holidays and play only four times.
That gives a program a lot of time to re-energize and recover, if...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 7:50 PM
SPRINGFIELD — Idle time is no friend to coaches, no matter how accustomed they've become to it or how successful they've handled it.
Geno Auriemma has dealt with it rather triumphantly for 30 years, but he knows how rust can accumulate when you...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 12:40 PM
STORRS — UConn and Florida did not have to play this game. It's not a league thing, not a tournament thing.
They've called each other out.
"It's going to come down to a grown-man basketball game," UConn coach Kevin Ollie said after practice on...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 7:48 PM
STORRS – DeAndre Daniels was talking, Ryan Boatright was hitting open shots and Amida Brimah was batting the ball into the student section, prompting chants of "Am-ee-dah … Am-ee-dah."
A new season is nearly here, and the UConn men's...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 4:36 PM
HARTFORD — Individual goals are not Shabazz Napier's thing, something he reminds interviewers again and again.
But there are individual achievements that are emblematic of team play, unselfish play, and those are the ones that do interest the...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 7:59 PM
HARTFORD — It would be a stretch to say that the game was slipping away, but a familiar pattern, a pattern that UConn coach Kevin Ollie does not like, was playing out.
Up 15, up five. Up 17, up nine. The UConn men's basketball team was letting...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 4:04 PM
On Saturday night, before the four games the next day that ended the Basketball Hall of Fame Women's Challenge at the Mass Mutual Center in Springfield, the eight programs attended a banquet at the Hall of Fame.
"I asked how many [of the players] had...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 8:50 AM
The music gods are certainly smiling on Hartford this week, as Pearl Jam (Oct. 25), Drake (Oct. 26) and Phish (Oct. 27) roll their huge, shiny buses up to the XL Center's load-in doors. Both Pearl Jam and Phish have been going strong for more than two...