| Jun 8, 2010
| 9:25 AM
Smith was perhaps the most important recruit Jim Calhoun landed along the way in building UConn into a national power. He was a top in-state player (from Kolbe Cathedral in Bridgeport) who stayed home. As a sophomore in 1989-90, he was the leading...
| May 30, 2010
BP meets FB, that Facebook. And you're too familiar with BP these days. Sunday there was a protest-- aimed at the oil company, and organized online.
"Our ocean is our lungs and if the ocean dies, we all die!" said one man speaking to the crowd at the...
| May 24, 2010
| 9:11 AM
He shot three-pointers from all angles, never missing. He shot on the run, spotting up, stepping back. He smiled and pointed to the crowd. He smiled and yelled in the direction of courtside reporters. He smiled, it seemed, all afternoon.
| May 12, 2010
| 10:59 AM
Ben Gordon averaged 18.5 points on the Huskies' second national championship team after averaging 19.5 as a sophomore. He finished sixth on the Huskies' all-time scoring list with 1,795 points in three seasons. He was the most prolific scorer on UConn's...
| Nov 3, 2010
Al Horford had six straight points in an 18-4 run to finish the game and the undefeated Atlanta Hawks beat the winless Detroit Pistons 94-85 on Wednesday night.
Josh Smith had 22 points and 11 rebounds as the Hawks (5-0) remained the only unbeaten team...
| Nov 8, 2010
| 3:06 AM
Elton Brand scored 20 points, Lou Williams and Jrue Holiday each had 19, and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the New York Knicks 106-96 on Sunday.
Evan Turner, the No. 2 pick and last season's college player of the year, added 14 points and 10 rebounds in...
| Jul 26, 2010
| 1:41 PM
Originally published March 25, 2002
There was this moment Sunday, as afternoon dissolved into night, when it seemed that UConn was going to find a way to keep winter alive for one more week. The Huskies had top-seeded and heavily favored Maryland down by...
| Aug 4, 2010
| 2:21 PM
UConn career highlights: Villanueva averaged 11.2 points and 6.7 rebounds in two years at UConn before forgoing his final two years of eligibility for the 2005 NBA draft. He averaged 8.9 points and 5.3 rebounds as UConn won the national championship in...
| Aug 13, 2010
| 8:55 AM
Originally published April 4, 2004
The clinching free throw was a swish and as it went in Emeka Okafor began to leap into the Texas night in a way that he never has before in his UConn career.
All around him there was bedlam and shock. The Huskies...
| Feb 24, 2011
Brandon Rush's basket with 5.4 seconds remaining gave the Indiana Pacers a 102-101 triumph over the visiting Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night.
After Austin Daye's jumper with 11.1 seconds left had given the Pistons their first lead since midway through...
| Feb 25, 2011
Elton Brand had 20 points and 17 rebounds, and the Philadelphia 76ers reached .500 for the first time this season in a 110-94 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Friday night.
Led by a resurgent Brand, the Sixers have rebounded from a 3-13 start to get...
| Feb 16, 2011
| 7:50 PM
Tayshaun Prince had 25 points and 11 rebounds as the host Detroit Pistons blew a 10-point lead in the fourth quarter before outlasting the Indiana Pacers 115-109 in overtime Wednesday.
Detroit's Tracy McGrady scored 15 points to become the 59th player in...