It's a crucial win for Walker, Waterford softball


Freshman left-hander Marissa Walker pitched two scoreless innings and the Waterford softball team scored four unearned runs in the bottom of the sixth for a come-from-behind 7-5 win over Stonington in the ECC Medium Division.

Caps edge Rangers 1-0 and take 2-1 series lead

Holtby's shutout, Beagle's rare goal give Capitals 1-0 victory over Rangers, 2-1 series lead

Ramirez injured as Red Sox lose to Rays

Tampa Bay beats Boston 5-1 behind Odorizzi's 7 strong innings; Red Sox's Hanley Ramirez hurt

KENTUCKY DERBY

Kentucky Derby win raises expectations for American Pharoah


After Kentucky Derby victory, Triple Crown talk begins for American Pharoah

Derby winner American Pharoah a go in Preakness

Baffert's gems _ Derby king American Pharoah, Dortmund _ likely on for next jewel at Preakness

HIGH SCHOOL

H.S. tennis roundup: Waterford boys are perfect against Killingly

Willie Dong, Mike Gianakos, Hugh Sokolski and Mike Castelpoggi all won at singles for the Waterford High School boys' tennis team in its 7-0 win Monday over Killingly in the Eastern Connecticut Conference Medium Division.

H.S. roundup: Ognisty's 38 leads unbeaten Stonington golf team

Sam Ognisty shot a 38 on the Red Course at Elmridge Golf Course as the Stonington High School golf team remained unbeaten Monday with a 7-0 win over East Lyme.

H.S. softball roundup: Vikings get the jump on Wildcats in 6-3 victory

East Lyme High School scored four runs in the top of the first inning Monday and added solo home runs by Kaylie Crosby and Mikaela LoPriore in a 6-3 victory over Norwich Free Academy in an Eastern Connecticut Conference Large Division softball game.

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Mitchell men's lacrosse, softball programs earn major NECC awards

Mitchell College's men's lacrosse and softball programs picked up major awards from the New England Collegiate Conference on Monday.

Mitchell reminded of that losing feeling

Mariners suffer only fourth loss in regular season finale

Monday's Schedule

Monday's local college and high school games.

PROFESSIONAL

NBA roundup

Derrick Rose scored 25 points and Pau Gasol added 21, leading the Chicago Bulls to a 99-92 victory over the short-handed Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals on Monday night.

Warriors' Curry emotional after earning NBA MVP honor

His voice cracked first. Then, his eyes got red. Finally, Stephen Curry cried.

With no ambition and a revolt by fans, Newcastle in freefall

There was a time when Newcastle owner Mike Ashley gave the impression, in public at least, that he cared about the team and that it was more than just a profit-making offshoot of his sports retail empire.

Blue Jays rally in eighth to cool off Yankees 3-1

Russell Martin delivered a timely pinch hit — and gave Toronto's R.A. Dickey his first win of the season.

CT SUN

Douglas calls it a career

Katie Douglas, one of the greatest players in Connecticut Sun history, announced her retirement on Friday due to chronic back issues.

Getting healthy a must for Sun

The Connecticut Sun remain a work in progress as they get closer to training camp for the 2015 season.

ON THE AIR

Baseball

7 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) — MLB: New York Yankees at Toronto Blue Jays.

7 p.m., NESN, WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Tampa Bay Rays at Boston Red Sox.

7 p.m., SNY, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: Baltimore Orioles at New York Mets.

8 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Chicago Cubs at St. Louis Cardinals.

Basketball

8 p.m., TNT — NBA playoffs: Washington Wizards at Atlanta Hawks.

10:30 p.m., TNT — NBA playoffs: Memphis Grizzlies at Golden State Warriors.

Golf

7 p.m., FS1 — USGA U.S. Amateur Four-Ball from San Francisco.

Hockey

8 p.m., NBCSN — NHL playoffs: Chicago Blackhawks at Minnesota Wild.

9:30 p.m., USA — NHL playoffs: Anaheim Ducks at Calgary Flames.

Soccer

2:30 p.m., FS1 — UEFA Champions League: Juventus vs. Real Madrid in a semifinal from Turin, Italy.

Tennis

7 a.m., Tennis Channel — Madrid Open from Spain.