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Connecticut Sports Round-Up

Dontrelle Willis
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As this week kicks off, let’s take a look at what happened last week with our Connecticut sports teams. Bridgeport Bluefish: It was a quiet week for the ‘Fish who got to enjoy three days off after going nonstop every day this month. They had a home series against the Somerset Patriots. They started off with a 6-1 loss in the series opener, which More...

by Hayley Tafuro | Published 2 months ago

Alex Montgomery shoots a jumper
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By Luis Vazquez On Friday, July 18th, 2014
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KID POWER FUELS LIBERTY WIN OVER ATLANTA

It was a playoff atmosphere yesterday afternoon for the New York Liberty – Atlanta Dream game at Madison Square Garden. The invitation of many community organizations to attend the game gave the Garden a big More...

Katie Douglas (No. 23) is headed to the 2014 WNBA All-Star Game.  (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)
By Gregg Snyder On Wednesday, July 16th, 2014
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Liberty, Sun, Each Send Two To WNBA All-Star Game

Katie Douglas (No. 23) is headed to the 2014 WNBA All-Star Game. (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images) The two WNBA teams in the tri-state area (New York Liberty and Connecticut Sun) will each have two More...

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By Michael Schepp On Tuesday, July 15th, 2014
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Melo Returns to Knicks, Ready to Ride For New York

Elsa/Getty Images This past Saturday, Carmelo Anthony decided to follow in Lebron’s footsteps by going home and staying where his heart is. As they always say, “home is where the heart is” and More...

Nneka Ogwumike and Candace Parker combined for 29 points as the Sparks raced past the Liberty in the fourth, winning 68-54 at New York on Friday. (Image via WNBA.com)
By Luis Vazquez On Monday, July 14th, 2014
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No Spark In Fourth, Liberty Fall to Los Angeles

Nneka Ogwumike and Candace Parker combined for 29 points as the Sparks raced past the Liberty in the fourth, winning 68-54 at New York on Friday. (Image via WNBA.com) It was a battle for three quarters between the More...

Akron players Anthony Gallas (left) and Alex Lavisky (right) talk about the return of LeBron James to Cleveland. Photo by: Matt Kardos
By Matt Kardos On Saturday, July 12th, 2014
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Akron Baseball Players Welcome Home LeBron

(Trenton) – The city of Cleveland emerged victorious in the biggest sweepstakes in sports history on Friday. LeBron James announced via an op-ed piece on SI.com that he was returning home to his native city More...

Carmelo Anthony
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By Michael Schepp On Wednesday, July 9th, 2014
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The Waiting Game Continues for the New York Knicks

The New York Knicks were expecting an answer from free agent Carmelo Anthony regarding a decision on his possible return to the Knicks next season with a max contract offer. As Carmelo continues to wait to make More...

Kurt Rambis
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By Michael Schepp On Wednesday, July 9th, 2014
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WELCOME ABOARD, KURT RAMBIS

With a lot of free agent signings and plenty of moves still on the way this offseason for the New York Knicks, Kurt Rambis has joined the coaching staff to be Derek Fisher’s right hand man. Kurt RambisPhoto Credit: More...

Tina Charles takes a shot in a game against Minnesota. (Photo by Marlene Amaya-Vazquez)
By Luis Vazquez On Monday, July 7th, 2014
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Superstar Duel Goes to Liberty

It was a showcase game between the New York Liberty and defending WNBA Champions, Minnesota Lynx (13-6). It was the “Hoops for Troops” game and a large crowd was present at Madison Square Garden to witness More...

Renee Montgomery scored a game-winner in a WNBA game on Saturday for Connecticut Sun. (Debby Wong-US PRESSWIRE)
By Hayley Tafuro On Monday, July 7th, 2014
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What to Watch This Week: Connecticut Sports

  Bridgeport Bluefish After losing the series against the Somerset Patriots, the Bluefish are up for a full schedule this week starting tonight at home against the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs. The last time More...