Sports

Bob Child / AP

The owner of Bridgeport, Connecticut’s Sound Tigers hockey team says the city’s plan for a concert amphitheater next to their arena is unfair. The Sound Tigers play at Webster Bank Arena in downtown Bridgeport, next door to the planned amphitheater.

Frank Eltman / AP

A high school football player on Long Island is dead after a freak accident during a strength and conditioning drill.

Jessica Hill / AP

2017 is apparently the last season for Bridgeport, Connecticut’s baseball team, the Bluefish. The city announced it’s converting their home park, called the Ballpark at Harbor Yard, into a concert venue.

The Bluefish have played in Bridgeport for 20 years. They’re the winning-est team in the Atlantic League, which is an independent baseball league – not major or minor.

Public Hearing Held For Belmont Islanders Arena

Jul 11, 2017
Adam Hunger / AP

About 300 Nassau residents crowded into a hearing Monday night to debate if Belmont Park should be the new home for the New York Islanders.

Patrick Semansky / AP

Connecticut is one of seven states pushing to legalize sports betting at casinos and racetracks. And on Thursday the Supreme Court announced it would hear the case. 

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