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UConn Men's Notebook: Omar Calhoun, Like Caron Butler, Dials It Up From Downtown


DES MOINES, Iowa — On an impulse, Omar Calhoun hit a three-pointer and began putting his hand to his ear, pinky extended, as if making a phone ca

Caron Butler’s career is winding down but he’s still making an impact.


When Caron Butler signed with the Sacramento Kings this summer, he probably didn’t expect the internal drama that has clouded the team’s season. He expected to play more and for a team that was moving in a positive direction with a slew of new, talented, free agent signings.

As Kobe Bryant says goodbye, I’d Like to Say Thank You


People say that you never get flowers while you can still smell them. So Kobe, on your last day in the NBA, I feel like it’s important for me to tell you — and tell everyone — how much you’re appreciated, how much you’ve meant to me and the huge mark you’ve left on the sport.

Current Huskies could use Butler's fighting spirit


By Ed Daigneault, Republican-American STORRS — Caron Butler strode into the interview room Saturday night with bloodshot eyes, the emotion of the night's event getting to him.

UConn men’s notebook: Caron Butler joins Huskies of Honor


By David Borges, New Haven Register As he sat in the interview room moments after his No. 3 was unveiled in the UConn Huskies of Honor, Caron Butler was emotional. His reddened eyes gave it away.