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Sports Commentary 3/15/14 – Looking Ahead… To Spring

If the weathermen don’t seem all that interested in getting spring to you after the winter we’ve suffered through, I’m here to help.


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Sports Commentary 3/13/14- A Sports World Full of Believers

I never realized there were so many religious fanatics in New York. Their church of choice, where they gather on a daily basis to worship at the altar of the latest icon, is sports talk radio.


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Sports Commentary 3/12/14 – Just Mentioning It

Some things worth mentioning, because they might otherwise go unnoticed.


Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis vs. Houston, Jan. 8, 2014. (Bob Stowell/UConn)

Sports Commentary 3/11/14 – Getting Ahead of Ourselves

Now might be a good time to get ahead of ourselves.


Bria Hartley vs. UC Davis, Dec. 5, 2013. (Photo by Bob Stowell)

Sports Commentary 3/10/14 They’re That Good…

As the Huskies were scoring the first 13 points of the game on the way to a 40-11 lead and a 50-19 halftime advantage it was hard not to think, “It just isn’t fair.”


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Sports Commentary 3/7/14- Changing Landscape of College Athletics on Display

Here it comes, what they play for and we watch for all season… the American Athletic Conference and America East women’s tournaments tip off tonight.


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Sports Commentary 3/6/14 – The Hartford NHL Pipedream

I admire the Hartford Whalers Booster Club. I even commend them for keeping the dream of an NHL return to Hartford alive since the Whalers left 17 years ago. If there is a windmill worth titling at, maybe this is it. I admire their determination and persistence.


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Sports Commentary 3/5/14 – The Days of the Big East…

Now it’s gets fast and furious and yesterday I previewed an upcoming ESPN special that’s perfectly positioned to set the tone for the madness.


Marc Leishman, 6th hole, Travelers Championship (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Sports Commentary 3/3/14: 104 Days Until First Tee

Whatever it may look like or feel like outside as you make your way to work this morning, think about this. In 104 days Travelers Championship week officially opens at the first tee at the TPC River highlands in Cromwell.



Sports Commentary 2/28/14 – Committment

We never expected this, but we have come to learn that, in terms of commitment to the community, we can expect just about anything at anytime from Travelers.