Keuchel, Astros send Yankees home early 3-0

Keuchel pitches 3-hit ball for 6 innings, Astros beat Yankees 3-0 in AL wild-card game

For Montville's Abby Baukus, swimming is a sport she loves

Montville High School senior Abby Baukus is one of three Indians who travel every day to swim along with the team from Waterford High. Baukus, an ECC track champion, is only allowed to swim in exhibition events until the ECC championship meet, but...

Harvey misses workout, apologizes to Mets after late arrival

Matt Harvey misses New York Mets' mandatory workout, apologizes after late arrival

Local roundup: No. 3 Bacon, No. 4 Montville play to 1-1 boys' soccer tie

Eric Ross scored the tying goal with 28 minutes, 47 seconds left in regulation as the Montville High School boys’ soccer team tied Bacon Academy on Tuesday, 1-1, in an Eastern Connecticut Conference interdivision game involving two of the...

H.S. cross country: Waterford boys remain unbeaten in ECC Medium

Waterford High School rode strong finishes by Dylan Abate and Nick Carson to sweep a boys' cross country quad meet at Tourtellotte on Tuesday.


Missed call overshadows Seahawks' defensive dominance

If K.J. Wright had simply fallen on the loose ball as it bounced, there would be no controversy hanging over the Seattle Seahawks.

Yankees still have not led playoff game since Jeter got hurt

The Yankees still have not led in a postseason game since Derek Jeter sprawled in the dirt three years ago, screaming in pain from a broken ankle.

Upstart Cubs face steady Pirates in NL wild card

The hot, young talent. The emerging ace with the electric stuff. The relentlessly upbeat manager. The giddy relief that comes with washing away years of futility.

Fowles helps Lynx win Game 2 to even WNBA Finals

Sylvia Fowles had 21 points and nine rebounds and the Minnesota Lynx evened the best-of-five WNBA Finals at one game apiece with a 77-71 victory over the Indiana Fever on Tuesday night.



Old friends honor Pontious and get a lifetime full of memories

And somewhere, Bill Pontious cheered. Laughed. Cried. Celebrated. And maybe even marveled at how...



After defying quit calls, Blatter mediates between FAs

After defying pleas from FIFA sponsors to quit immediately, President Sepp Blatter is continuing regular business at soccer's governing body, presiding over a dispute between football federations on Tuesday.

U.S. romps to 6-1 win over Cuba in Olympic qualifying match

The United States romped to a 6-1 victory over a depleted Cuba squad on Saturday to guarantee itself a semifinal spot in CONCACAF Olympic qualifying.

Appeals court says lower court must reconsider Solo case

U.S. national team goalkeeper Hope Solo could again face assault charges stemming from an altercation last year with family members after a Washington state appeals court on Friday reversed a lower court's dismissal of the case.


College roundup: Coast Guard's Behne named NEFC Defensive Player of the Week

Mark Behne, a free safety at the Coast Guard Academy, was named New England Football Conference Defensive Player of the Week after registering two fourth-quarter interceptions Saturday in the Bears' 21-14 win at Maine Maritime.


Ollie challenges his UConn basketball team

Kevin Ollie strongly encourages his Huskies to challenge each other.

BYU overcomes three turnovers to beat UConn 30-13

Mangum, Mathews connect on 2 4th-quarter TDs; BYU overcomes 3 turnovers to beat UConn 30-13

UConn football will face a determined team in Brigham Young

The UConn football team traveled more than 2,000 miles for Friday night's 10:15 game against Brigham Young University.


No. 23 California prepares to take 5-0 record to No. 5 Utah

After years of losing, No. 23 California ready to take big stage with trip to No. 5 Utah

No. 8 Alabama's Henry a 240-pound force in open-field

No. 8 Alabama tailback Derrick Henry a force in open field, his next challenge is Arkansas

Saban scoffs at critics who had Alabama 'dead and buried'

' Dead and buried:' Saban scoffs at perceptions whether it's Alabama fading, or is on the rise


Anne Donovan resigns as Connecticut Sun head coach

The Connecticut Sun announced Thursday that Anne Donovan has decided to resign as the franchise's head coach.

Bone honored as WNBA's Most Improved Player

Connecticut Sun center Kelsey Bone set career highs in shooting, scoring and rebounding this past season and was rewarded for her efforts by being chosen as the 2015 WNBA Most Improved Player.


Glastonbury holds steady at No. 9 in Day Top 10, despite last week's loss

No. 9 Glastonbury remains ranked in The Day of New London Top 10 state coaches' poll after losing to top-ranked Southington last Friday, 61-41.

High school roundup: East Lyme girls get three more goals from deLaforcade, remain unbeaten

Stephanie deLaforcade scored three times as the East Lyme High School girls’ soccer team remained unbeaten with a 6-1 win over Stonington on Monday.



8 p.m., TBS — NL playoffs: Chicago Cubs at Pittsburgh Pirates. 


10:30 p.m., Golf Channel — Presidents Cup from Incheon City, South Korea.


8 p.m., NBCSN — NHL: New York Rangers at Chicago Blackhawks.

10:30 p.m., NBCSN — NHL: San Jose Sharks at Los Angeles Kings.