Hall of Fame
A statue of former Celtics star Bill Russell is set to be unveiled Friday at Boston’s City Hall Plaza, though a scheduled public ceremony to mark the event was called off due to weather concerns.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]