UConn Insider-logo

UConn Insider

Sports & Recreation Podcasts >

More Information

Location:

United States

Language:

English

Contact:

860-241-3360


Episodes

UConn Insider, Episode 72: Football With Alex Putterman

8/16/2018
More
The Courant’s new UConn football beat reporter Alex Putterman makes his debut appearance on the UConn Insider podcast. The West Hartford native joins Chris Brodeur to discuss growing up at the crossroads of the Red Sox-Yankees rivalry when it was at its apex, his UConn basketball fandom, studying journalism at Northwestern, his early impressions of … Continue reading "UConn Insider, Episode 72: Football With Alex Putterman"

Duration:00:36:58

UConn Insider, Episode 71: Rudy Gay

8/6/2018
More
The Courant’s Dom Amore and Chris Brodeur kick off the show by previewing the Jim Calhoun Celebrity Classic, the former UConn coach’s annual charity all-star game at Mohegan Sun. The guys discuss the history of the game and its importance to the Calhoun family, what the vibe will be like given the rift between the … Continue reading "UConn Insider, Episode 71: Rudy Gay"

Duration:00:33:34

UConn Insider, Episode 70: Charlie Villanueva

8/1/2018
More
Former UConn men’s basketball star Charlie Villanueva called in to chat with the Courant’s Mike Anthony and Chris Brodeur about his involvement in the Calhoun Celebrity Classic, his NBA career, the lasting impact Jim Calhoun has on his players, his work as a spokesperson for people with alopecia, and, yes, the whereabouts of his toilet.

Duration:00:17:12

UConn Insider, Episode 69: Geno Auriemma

7/18/2018
More
UConn women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma joins Courant sports columnist Mike Anthony to discuss the offseason, catching up with former players, turning the page from last year, his expectations for the 2018-19 season, whether or not student-athletes should be paid, changes he’d like to see in the game and his coaching future.

Duration:00:32:56

UConn Insider, Episode 68: Women’s Hoops With Kelli Stacy

7/11/2018
More
In her UConn Insider podcast debut, the Courant’s new UConn women’s beat reporter Kelli Stacy joins Chris Brodeur to chat about her background as a student reporter at Oklahoma University (1:30); the genesis of her Minnesota Vikings fandom (4:00); her sportswriting influences (7:00); her rise at the OU Daily (8:30); what it’s really like to … Continue reading "UConn Insider, Episode 68: Women’s Hoops With Kelli Stacy"

Duration:00:36:28

UConn Insider, Episode 67: Men’s Hoops With Dom Amore

7/3/2018
More
The Courant’s Dom Amore and Chris Brodeur discuss the simmering legal feud between Kevin Ollie and his former employer, the UConn men’s basketball team. Where do the two sides go from here? Is a settlement still possible? Or, in the wake of damning allegations made public in recent weeks with the release of a 1,355-page … Continue reading "UConn Insider, Episode 67: Men’s Hoops With Dom Amore"

Duration:00:40:42

UConn Insider, Episode 66: NCAA Basketball With Dom Amore

5/31/2018
More
The Courant’s Dom Amore and Chris Brodeur discuss the upcoming NCAA baseball tournament, which will feature two local teams. Amore, who’s in South Carolina covering UConn in the Conway Regional, previews the bracket, breaks down the roster and outlines the ways in which the Huskies can earn a berth in the Super Regionals. He then … Continue reading "UConn Insider, Episode 66: NCAA Basketball With Dom Amore"

Duration:00:26:56

UConn Insider, Episode 65: Jim Calhoun Talk With Mike Anthony And Dom Amore

5/23/2018
More
Courant sports columnist Mike Anthony and UConn men’s beat reporter Dom Amore join Chris Brodeur to discuss Jim Calhoun’s progress in starting up the men’s basketball program at the University of St. Joseph. The guys share some Calhoun war stories, break down the logistics of moving into an active coaching role with the Blue Jays … Continue reading "UConn Insider, Episode 65: Jim Calhoun Talk With Mike Anthony And Dom Amore"

Duration:00:40:04

UConn Insider Podcast, Episode 64: L.J. Mazzilli

5/2/2018
More
Yankees farmhand L.J. Mazzilli joined the Courant’s Dom Amore to discuss the recent trade from the Mets that landed the Greenwich native in Pinstripes, memorable minor-league brushes he had with both Aaron Judge and Tim Tebow, the legacy of the 2011 UConn baseball team that got to the brink of the College World Series with … Continue reading "UConn Insider Podcast, Episode 64: L.J. Mazzilli"

Duration:00:34:08

UConn Insider, Episode 63: Columnist Mike Anthony

4/24/2018
More
Making his debut as the Courant’s sports columnist, Mike Anthony joins Chris Brodeur to discuss the day he spent observing Randy Edsall and the UConn football team (3:00), the shocking conclusion of the women’s basketball team’s season (15:00), the WNBA Draft (22:30) and his recent column on the NBA debut of Hartford native Aaron Jackson … Continue reading "UConn Insider, Episode 63: Columnist Mike Anthony"

Duration:00:34:08

UConn Insider, Episode 62: David Benedict

4/16/2018
More
UConn athletic director David Benedict sat down with the Courant’s Dom Amore on the latest episode of the UConn Insider podcast. Benedict shared his approach to building relationships with student-athletes (4:00); revealed the aspects of the job that have most surprised him since he took over in 2015 (6:45); broke down the men’s basketball coaching … Continue reading "UConn Insider, Episode 62: David Benedict"

Duration:00:41:29

UConn Insider, Episode 61: Rebecca Lobo

3/30/2018
More
Former UConn great and current ESPN analyst Rebecca Lobo called in from Columbus to chat with online producer Chris Brodeur about the Final Four’s most intriguing storylines (1:30); the Husky-related argument among sports pundits that’s becoming a rite of spring (4:00); the first-round blowout that set that cycle in motion (7:00); Geno Auriemma’s motivational tactics … Continue reading "UConn Insider, Episode 61: Rebecca Lobo"

Duration:00:17:45

UConn Insider, Episode 60: Women’s Hoops With Mike Anthony

3/29/2018
More
Mike Anthony calls in from Columbus (or, as the locals call it, C-Bus) to chat with online producer Chris Brodeur about the women’s Final Four, where UConn is vying for its 12th national title. Anthony discusses the scene at Media Day (4:00); the Huskies’ matchup with old Big East foe Notre Dame and the evolution … Continue reading "UConn Insider, Episode 60: Women’s Hoops With Mike Anthony"

Duration:00:27:57

UConn Insider, Episode 59: CBS Sports Announcer Ian Eagle

3/21/2018
More
CBS sportscaster Ian Eagle calls in to chat with online producer Chris Brodeur about a wild NCAA tourney, the UConn men’s basketball team’s fall from grace and more. Eagle breaks down what was perhaps the wildest opening weekend in NCAA tournament history (6:00); discusses the parity in college hoops and why it’s a positive for … Continue reading "UConn Insider, Episode 59: CBS Sports Announcer Ian Eagle"

Duration:00:29:27

UConn Insider, Episode 58: Women’s Hoops With Mike Anthony

3/16/2018
More
Women’s beat reporter Mike Anthony phones in from Gampel Pavilion to chat with online producer Chris Brodeur ahead of the top-seeded Huskies’ NCAA first-round matchup with No. 16 St. Francis. Anthony sets the scene from Storrs, where practices and press conferences were to be held Friday (2:00); looks ahead to a potential Nutmeg State showdown … Continue reading "UConn Insider, Episode 58: Women’s Hoops With Mike Anthony"

Duration:00:26:14

UConn Insider, Episode 57: Men’s Hoops With Dom Amore

3/12/2018
More
Men’s beat reporter Dom Amore joins online producer Chris Brodeur to break down the breakdown between coach Kevin Ollie and UConn a little over 48 hours after the news of his impending firing from the university. The guys discuss the events that transpired beginning around 10 a.m. Saturday (2:00); the negotiations that will play out … Continue reading "UConn Insider, Episode 57: Men’s Hoops With Dom Amore"

Duration:00:40:29

UConn Insider, Episode 56: Mike Cavanaugh

3/8/2018
More
UConn men’s hockey coach Mike Cavanaugh joins the Courant’s Chris Brodeur and Kevin Vellturo to discuss the steady growth of the program in his five years at the helm (1:30); the benefits of playing in front of big, boisterous crowds in Hartford (4:15); the Huskies’ confidence playing against a perennial powerhouse like BU (5:45); the … Continue reading "UConn Insider, Episode 56: Mike Cavanaugh"

Duration:00:21:56

UConn Insider, Episode 55: WTIC’s Bob Joyce

3/2/2018
More
Bob Joyce, the longtime radio voice of the UConn women, joins Courant beat reporter Mike Anthony to discuss the work ethic of coach Geno Auriemma and company, the foundation upon which all those lopsided victories are built (3:45); the struggles of young UConn recruits to adjust to the system of Auriemma and longtime assistant Chris … Continue reading "UConn Insider, Episode 55: WTIC’s Bob Joyce"

Duration:00:33:31

UConn Insider, Episode 54: Men’s Hoops With Dom Amore

2/14/2018
More
In an effort to lighten the mood, this week’s UConn Insider podcast focused on some good news involving Huskies of yesteryear. Well, first, a word or two on the doom and gloom of the 2017-18 bunch: beat reporter Dom Amore chats with online producer Chris Brodeur about what it’s like to cover a team playing … Continue reading "UConn Insider, Episode 54: Men’s Hoops With Dom Amore"

Duration:00:39:31

UConn Insider, Episode 53: Super Bowl Preview With Dan Orlovsky

2/2/2018
More
Former UConn quarterback Dan Orlovsky calls in from the Super Bowl in Minneapolis to break down the matchup with online producer Chris Brodeur.

Duration:00:12:25