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UConn basketball: Visiting Storrs for the beginning of the Kevin Ollie era

STORRS, Conn. – As the miles passed on Highway 44-E — leafless trees cornering old barns to the left, harvested farm land to the right – I began to wonder how Jim Calhoun ever did get the city kids and … Continue reading

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9/11: Remembering at Citi Field

NEW YORK — The strip of digital advertising space that runs along the lip of the upper deck at Citi Field displayed the motto of a nation, the heartfelt thoughts of more than 300 million people, in two succinct words. … Continue reading

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Freedom Trail Lessons

BOSTON — I’ve seen the faded red bricks of the Freedom Trail here a few times now. Well, usually bricks mark the trail. Sometimes the trail is marked by a thick line of red paint that runs down the sidewalk, … Continue reading

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Watching times change at Fenway Park

BOSTON – The digital clock high above center field read 7:07 p.m., and across the diamond here at Fenway Park, Dustin Pedroia stood still. He propped his right foot on the top step of the Red Sox’s dugout – at … Continue reading

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