ESPN Has Received $260 Million In State Tax Breaks In 12 Years

ESPN has been in Connecticut since its inception in 1979, transforming Bristol from a doorbell-manufacturing town with a borrowed name and little else to the roosting place of the Worldwide Leader in Sports. In return, the state has been very forgiving to ESPN come tax time. » 12/27/13 10:41am 12/27/13 10:41am

Umpire Cancels Little League Game When Coach Won't Stop Arguing

This video, unfortunately, only shows the last few seconds of a little league coach's tirade against the ump. According to witnesses, it went on for a lot longer than this, and included "belittling [his own team] and swearing while describing the way they played." That's an awful lot of buttmad for a questionable call,… » 7/26/12 10:45am 7/26/12 10:45am

This Is The Most Terrifying Girls Lacrosse Photo You Will Ever See

Some piping hot Connecticut girls lacrosse scores to bring you: Darien beat Guilford 15-4 in the first round of the class M state tournament despite their head coach's suspension. (I'm from Guilford and could have told you that would happen—we, like Darien, are an old shoreline town of approximately 20,000, but, unlike … » 6/01/12 2:05pm 6/01/12 2:05pm

Remember When UConn Won A Title, And They Wanted You To Narc On The…

It was just seven short years ago that the Dean asked the UConn community to email him at with the identities of those tipping cars and starting fires in the great Storrs Conflagration of '04. The school had posted the photos stolen from Facebook, in an all-time shady move. It would be totally… » 4/04/11 10:15am 4/04/11 10:15am