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Connecticut Sun's Courtney Williams gets a lift from her father Don Williams after the Sun defeated the Washington Mystics in Game 4 of basketball's WNBA Finals, Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2019, in Uncasville, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)
AP
October 08, 2019 - 11:27 pm
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — With the season on the line, Alyssa Thomas and the Connecticut Sun turned up their defense to stop the Washington Mystics and force a decisive Game 5 of the WNBA Finals. Thomas had 17 points, 11 assists and eight rebounds and the Sun held the Mystics without a point over...
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Former New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski spikes a football during a Super Bowl LIII championship ceremony before the game between the New England Patriots and the Pittsburgh Steelers at Gillette Stadium on September 08, 2019 in Foxborough, Massachusetts. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)
Matt Dwyer
October 08, 2019 - 5:27 pm
(AP) -- Fox Sports has hired Rob Gronkowski as an NFL analyst. The network announced on Tuesday that the former New England Patriots tight end will make his debut during Thursday night's pregame show before the Patriots-New York Giants game. Gronkowski retired at the end of last season after...
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Matt Dwyer
October 06, 2019 - 10:58 am
STORRS, Conn. (AP) -- Jordan McCloud passed for three touchdowns and ran for another and South Florida rolled past Connecticut 48-22 on Saturday, the Bulls' eighth straight victory over the Huskies. After a three-and-out on their first possession, the Bulls (2-3, 1-1 American) scored touchdowns on...
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Rob Joyce
October 02, 2019 - 11:48 am
Parity has reigned supreme in the playoffs in the salary cap era, which means several different teams have realistic goals of hoisting Lord Stanley in June. But which teams have the best opportunity? Here are the five favorites to win it all eight months from now.
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Connecticut Sun forward Jonquel Jones, left, goes to the basket against Washington Mystics forward Elena Delle Donne, right, in the first half of Game 2 of basketball's WNBA Finals, Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
AP
October 01, 2019 - 11:27 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Connecticut Sun know they'll get to play two games at home. The Washington Mystics hope to have Elena Delle Donne back for both of them. Jonquel Jones scored 32 points and grabbed 18 rebounds, and the Sun took advantage of Delle Donne's early injury exit to beat the Mystics 99...
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Rob Joyce
October 01, 2019 - 12:01 pm
With preseason games starting this weekend, are you all caught up on the movement? Here are the most notable figures on new teams this upcoming season.
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AP
September 30, 2019 - 3:27 pm
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP/WTIC) - The Los Angeles Angels have fired New Haven native and former Cheshire High School star Brad Ausmus after they went 72-90 in his only season after replacing Mike Scioscia as manager. The Angels made the announcement Monday, a day after the regular season ended. There are...
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Eldis Sula
September 30, 2019 - 1:36 pm
Football season is underway. You’ve put together your ultimate fantasy team and settled into the NFL’s 100th season. Now it’s time to set a game plan for the most important play of your life: the snacks at your football party. When your team is in a critical moment, sometimes the only thing that...
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AP
September 30, 2019 - 10:34 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California will let college athletes hire agents and make money from endorsements, defying the NCAA and setting up a likely legal challenge that could reshape U.S. amateur sports. Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Monday he has signed a law that allowing athletes at...
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