| Jul 31, 2014
| 6:42 AM
WATERBURY — Ryan Gomes, Kelvin Davis and Dale Saunders — really, just about every member of the County Line Nissan basketball team — remain close to former coach Wayne Simone.
Which is, in part, why they cherish every opportunity to...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 9:45 AM
Shabazz Napier struggled to find his shot for the second time in three NBA Summer League games as his Miami Heat lost to the Detroit Pistons, 80-78, on Tuesday night.
The former UConn star and first-round pick of the Heat was just 3-for-11 - missing all...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 3:19 AM
Born: May 10, 1942 in Braintree, Mass.
Family: Wife Pat, sons James and Jeffrey, six grandchildren
Education: American International College (1968); Braintree High School (1960)
Head Coaching Career:
Old Lyme (CT) High School – 1968-69
| Nov 11, 2010
| 12:41 PM
Has there been a more tumultuous season in UConn history? Has there ever been a soap opera like the 2009-10 season?
Coming off an appearance in the Final Four the year before, the Huskies endured one of the more puzzling and trying seasons in the Jim...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 12:55 PM
A smile here and a nod there, Kemba Walker has become the reassuring face for UConn -- a pillar of confidence in the eye of a hurricane.
NCAA allegations have swirled and sanctions are forthcoming. Six freshmen have been fitted for jerseys. And the...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 8:18 PM
Jerome Dyson was pushed and pulled in every direction for photos.
"It wasn't like this last year," he said with a laugh.
Dyson, back at the Greater Hartford Pro Am, is an NBA player now, though he is still not sure where. A proposed trade to the Phoenix...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 7:15 PM
–A.J. Pricehit a three-pointer to tie the game and danced down the court, laughing and clapping as he stared at the opponents' bench.
Ryan Gomes, driving through the lane, put in an outrageous finger roll and drew a foul. Now it was his turn to...
| Dec 27, 2009
| 1:19 PM
Stanley Robinson led the way with a season-high 29 points as No.11 UConn defeated Iona 93-74 Sunday at the XL Center.
The Huskies (9-2) were not perfect in their final tuneup before Big East play begins Wednesday at Cincinnati, but they played with a...
| Jan 30, 2010
| 11:38 AM
Jimmy Butler had a game-high 21 points and made the winning jump shot with 2.4 seconds remaining Saturday as unranked Marquette defeated No.19 UConn 70-68 at the XL Center.
UConn (13-8, 3-5 Big East) has lost two in a row since its victory last week over...
| Mar 26, 2009
Which teams does Daily Press senior sports columnist David Teel have advancing to the Final Four? Teel trails three dogs and a cat and is buried in a 59th-place tie in his pool. But his Final Four of Memphis, North Carolina, Pittsburgh and Louisville...
| Mar 26, 2009
A quick look at tonight's regional semifinal NCAA tournament games:
No. 4 Xavier (27-7) vs. No. 1 Pittsburgh (30-4), 7:27 p.m.: Xavier defeated Portland State 77-59 and Wisconsin 60-49 to reach the regional quarterfinals....
| Dec 22, 2008
A.J. Price made six three-pointers, including one in the dying seconds that sent the game into overtime, and dished out 10 assists, as the second-ranked Connecticut Huskies rallied to overtake the eighth-ranked Gonzaga Bulldogs, 88-83, in the "Battle in...