Hall of Fame

Ken Norton (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Keidel: Final Bell Sounds For Famed Boxer Ken Norton

Before other sports matched the money and none of the danger, boxing was must-watch theater, a distillation of the rags-to-riches narrative that personified the American Dream. And Ken Norton was Exhibit A.

09/19/2013

Jim Calhoun (Kwcoek Dnansezian, Getty Images)  Geno Auriemma (Andy Lyons (Getty Images)

Calhoun, Auriemma Join Mark Twain, Noah Webster In State Hall Of Fame

Former Connecticut men’s basketball coach Jim Calhoun and UConn women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma were inducted Wednesday into the state’s Hall of Fame.

04/24/2013

Jim Calhoun (Kwcoek Dnansezian, Getty Images)  Geno Auriemma (Andy Lyons (Getty Images)

Calhoun, Auriemma Chosen For State’s Hall Of Fame

Former UConn men’s basketball coach Jim Calhoun and UConn women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma are joining the likes of Mark Twain, Noah Webster and Jackie Robinson in the Connecticut Hall of Fame.

04/23/2013

Bill Parcels (Rick Stewart/AllSport/Getty Images)

Parcells Leads 2013 Hall Of Fame Class

The former head coach of the Giants, Patriots, Jets and Cowboys, Bill Parcells pulled off another victory Saturday– election to the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

02/02/2013

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State Vets To Be Honored

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ State officials are honoring a dozen more inductees to the Connecticut Veterans Hall of Fame. A ceremony is planned for Wednesday afternoon in the atrium of the Legislative Office Building in […]

11/28/2012

Curt Schilling (Christian Petersen/Getty Images News)

Critical of Bobby V, Schilling Gets Standing

BOSTON (AP) _ After criticizing Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine earlier in the day, Curt Schilling was given a standing ovation from Boston fans when he was inducted into the team’s Hall of Fame. Schilling […]

08/03/2012

Jim Calhoun (Jim Rogash/Getty Images Sport)

Calhoun To Receive Community Service Award From Basketball Hall Of Fame

Connecticut men’s basketball coach Jim Calhoun has been named one of three recipients of a special community service award from the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Mass.

04/02/2012

State Veterans Hall of Fame Inducts New members

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Former U.S. Rep. Rob Simmons, a Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate this year, is among the 11 new members of Connecticut’s Veterans Hall of Fame. Gov. M. Jodi Rell inducted […]

11/22/2010

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