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The ConnCast: Season Wrap-Up

Two months have passed, but the ConnCast is back. On this episode, Chris Brodeur and I discuss the end of UConn’s 2012-13 season. There were some players who surpassed expectation, and others who
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Podcast with Aaron Torres Sports

I caught up with Aaron Torres, who runs a popular college sports site, for a Huskies podcast earlier this week. Aaron and I discuss everything from Kevin Ollie to conference realignment’s effect on
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The ConnCast: Calhoun, Ollie’s extension and…Homeland!

In this week’s ConnCast, Chris Brodeur and I discuss Jim Calhoun’s post-retirement life and Kevin Ollie’s contract extension (in between my coughing and sneezing). Calhoun touched on a number of
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The ConnCast: Napier vs. Price, Kemba vs. Ben Gordon and more

Sparked by last week’s question regarding the professional careers of Shabazz Napier and A.J. Price, we examine similar scenarios in this week’s ConnCast. The News-Times’ Chris Brodeur and I debate
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The ConnCast: Realignment, UConn hoops, Ollie-isms

November came and went with no ConnCast, but we wade sure December wouldn’t pass by, too. After a month off, co-host Chris Brodeur and I had plenty of ground to cover. We talk conference realignment,
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ConnCast: Predictions for 2012-13

The ConnCast has made a triumphant return. After a month off, News-Times writer Chris Brodeur and I hit the airwaves with a two-part edition of our UConn basketball podcast. We address quite a few
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The ConnCast: Calhoun’s retirement, Ollie’s future

Before we get into this week’s ConnCast, a few items of note: *UConn’s top 2013 commit, Kentan Facey, told Hearst Connecticut that he will “honor the commitment with coach Ollie as head coach.” His
Categories: General, Podcasts, Recruiting

The ConnCast: Penn State and Summer Hoops

Well, we completely forgot to address The Dark Knight Rises. And that was supposed to the lead topic. Shucks. Instead, Chris Brodeur and I discuss the Penn State penalties and a variety of summer
Categories: Podcasts, Recruiting

The ConnCast: New homes for ex-Huskies

The ConnCast was on a one-week hiatus. Clearly, we got a little rusty. I was on vacation last week (if you must know, I did accomplish my goals of watching Breaking Bad and getting tan) and in the

The ConnCast: NBA Draft Preview

The NBA Draft is two days away, which means we don’t have to force awkward conversation about nothing in this episode of The ConnCast (but we end up doing that anyway). News-Times sports reporter