| May 4, 2014
| 4:02 PM
As sports fans, we all want the best venues. As taxpayers, few of us want to foot the bill.
That's why public discussion on where our teams play isn't a luxury. It's a necessity. Unless the sugar daddy of all sugar daddies comes to the rescue, what...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 4:46 PM
MEMPHIS — Shabazz Napier isn't coming to Memphis to pick up individual honors, he did not stay four years at UConn for that.
"I don't care," he said, laughing, when asked about the American Athletic Conference awards. "I'm not into individual...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 8:05 AM
Ennio Morricone has postponed his upcoming concerts in Los Angeles and New York until June, citing a back injury that is preventing him from traveling long distances.
The five-time Academy Award-nominated movie composer had been scheduled to conduct...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 10:03 PM
In the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference tournament at Norfolk Scope Arena, Pendarvis Williams poured in 20 points as No. 4 seed Norfolk State beat No. 5 Savannah State 57-47 Friday night to reach a semifinal Friday against No. 1 seed N.C....
| Mar 14, 2014
| 7:15 AM
Concert season kickoff in Los Angeles this year boasts a few rare sightings, the most notable of which is New York singer and pianist Billy Joel, who arrives for the first concert of his classics here in years.
Joel's been doing these sorts of shows...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 6:25 AM
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- The ACC and Newport News-based Atlantic 10 Conference are negotiating a deal that would take the ACC basketball tournament to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., in 2017 and ’18 and create a series of regular-season...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 9:14 AM
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- John Swofford won’t confirm details until contracts are signed, but during an interview Saturday the ACC’s commissioner did not dispute Daily Press and other media reports that the conference will take its basketball...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 8:14 AM
STORRS — The last time the UConn basketball team missed the NCAA Tournament in successive years was 1988-1989. Bill Clinton was still governor of Arkansas. The Red Sox were still cursed. And the "Lethal Weapon" sequels had only reached 2, on their...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 11:27 AM
A food server who worked inside the locker rooms at the Brooklyn Nets’ Barclays Center is suing the Houston Rockets and the company that oversees the arena’s catering, claiming he was subjected to anti-gay slurs before a game last year and...
| Apr 3, 2014
Atlantic 10 Conference commissioner Bernadette McGlade was "extremely optimistic," but nervous nonetheless on Selection Sunday. Radically changed from a year ago, her league appeared poised to send a record six teams to the NCAA basketball tournament....
| Apr 4, 2014
| 4:31 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas – Ryan Boatright fielded a number of questions about the NBA on Friday.
He wasn't ready to announce a decision, but it sounds as though he is leaning toward coming back for his senior season at UConn.
"It's a lifetime dream to get...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 5:42 PM
Floyd Mayweather Jr. gave himself a 37th birthday present Monday, confirming he’ll collect another multimillion-dollar purse by selecting Marcos Maidana as his May 3 opponent.
Mayweather (45-0, 26 knockouts) will defend his World Boxing Council...