| Aug 3, 2014
| 6:14 PM
WATERBURY — A.J. Price knows who he is, knows what he can bring to a basketball team. And he believes he'll get another chance.
"It's just like last year," Price said Sunday after scoring 33 points in a Greater Hartford Pro-Am game. "This is...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 6:36 PM
EAST GRANBY — Ray Allen could play one more year in the NBA. He is wanted, and he knows it.
Or he could retire with no regrets, all business finished. All the years of solid play and diligent work at conditioning have put him, at 39, in this rare...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 11:23 AM
EAST GRANBY – Ray Allen could play one more year in the NBA. He is wanted, and he knows it.
Or he could retire with no regrets, all business finished. All the years of solid play and diligent work at conditioning have put him, at age 39, in this...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 2:00 PM
GREENWICH — The children sat on the grass, counted down from 100, and then sang songs to await his arrival. When the tall, very thin man appeared in loose-fitting, spartan clothing, he quickly got their attention.
Doron Sheffer, one of the great...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 4:06 PM
Former Manchester, Bloomfield and Purdue running back Kory Sheets, who rushed for nearly 2,900 yards the past two seasons in the CFL, is in the Oakland Raiders camp. He told ESPN: "This is my last shot. As a 29-year-old unproven running back in the NFL,...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 8:11 AM
The All Pro Sports Shabazz Napier Camp was in full force on July 28. Napier hosted the camp and taught fundamentals of basketball to youth.
"I'm letting them know this is basketball and it's made to be fun," said Napier. "Later on in life they'll...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 11:11 AM
WATERBURY — Most of what Pat Lenehan has done for UConn over the past three years has gone unnoticed. He never makes the highlight reel and rarely does his name find its way into the box score — but the Huskies made sure Lenehan knows he is...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 3:25 PM
Thirty-eight players from UConn have been chosen in the NBA draft, beginning with Toby Kimball in 1965, and 18 have gone in the first round. The Huskies have made a habit of sending quality guards to the NBA. Shabazz Napier, projected to be drafted in the...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 4:49 PM
STORRS – Wherever he goes, the Cassell brand follows Sam Cassell Jr., a point guard like his father, who played the position for 16 seasons in NBA.
Now the younger Cassell is at UConn, where expectations are high for any player, and he welcomes it...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 2:19 PM
STORRS — Watching UConn play the past couple of years, one area of need has stood out.
Freshman Rakim Lubin, who began classes this week, envisions himself muscling his way into the Huskies mix.
"Physicality and a lot of rebounding, that'...
| May 20, 2014
| 3:11 PM
Thumbs up to reports that Kevin Ollie is close to solidifying his commitment to UConn with a new contract. Yes, the price of keeping the men's basketball coach in Storrs is reportedly $3 million a year for five years. But you get what you pay for, and he'...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 4:02 PM
In 2004, something happened in Division I college basketball that had never happened before.
The women's and men's teams from the same school — that would be UConn — won their respective NCAA National Championships. People said it would...