• Time to impress: US players eye World Cup spots at Gold Cup

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The 23 players on the U.S. roster for next month’s CONCACAF Gold Cup are mostly young and lack international experience. They need little reminding of what’s at stake.

  • Jordan Spieth holes bunker shot to win Travelers playoff

    CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — Jordan Spieth needed an extra hole, a little bit of luck and an amazing final shot to finish off a wire-to-wire victory in the Travelers Championship.

  • Lawsuits: Officer used excessive force in several cases

    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Eight brutality lawsuits settled over the past 10 months paint a disturbing picture of a former Connecticut police officer accused of beating people while they were handcuffed and ordering his police dog to attack others who were not resisting arrest.

  • Jordan Spieth birdies 18th to keep Travelers lead

    CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — Jordan Spieth closed with a 20-foot birdie putt for a 4-under 66 on Saturday in the Travelers Championship, giving him a one-stroke lead for the third straight round at TPC River Highlands.

  • Sun blow 21-point lead before beating Liberty 94-89

    NEW YORK (AP) — Jasmine Thomas scored 23 points and Connecticut held on for a 94-89 win over the New York Liberty on Friday night after blowing a 21-point lead.

  • Spieth leads by 1 midway through 2nd round at Travelers

    CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — Jordan Spieth shot a 1-under 69 on Friday to maintain a one-stroke lead midway through the second round of the Travelers Championship in Connecticut.

  • Connecticut native Stegmaier takes early lead at Travelers

    CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut native Brett Stegmaier shot a 6-under 64 to tie Johnson Wagner for the early lead on opening day of the Travelers Championship.

  • Competition rule, perks draw strong field to Travelers

    CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — Some of the biggest names in golf are giving up what for many is normally a week off after a major championship to play at the Travelers Championship.

  • Ravech replacing Berman as ESPN’s Home Run Derby broadcaster

    BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) — Karl Ravech is replacing Chris Berman as the broadcaster for ESPN’s coverage of the All-Star Home Run Derby.

  • ALS patients get 18th-hole vantage point at Travelers golf

    CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — Fans in wheelchairs may find attending a golf tournament challenging. A vantage point overlooking the 18th green at this week’s Travelers Championship may help.