Storms interrupt PGA Championship at Baltusrol


The PGA Championship was halted by thunderstorms Saturday that raised the possibility of a second straight Monday finish in a major at Baltusrol.

U.S. women's basketball team overwhelms Canada 83-43

Diana Taurasi scored 14 points and Elena Delle Donne added 12 to help the U.S. women's basketball team beat Canada 83-43 on Friday night in an exhibition game

Streb shoots 63 and joins Walker in lead at PGA

Robert Streb became the latest player to shoot 63 in a major on a day of endless action at PGA Championship

Russian weightlifters banned from Rio Olympics for doping

All of Russia's weightlifters have been banned from the Rio Olympics for doping for what the international federation calls "extremely shocking" results that brought the sport into "disrepute."

Porcello pitches five-hitter to lead Red Sox past Angels, 6-2

Rick Porcello pitched a five-hitter for his first complete game since 2014, Xander Bogaerts homered and drove in three runs, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Los Angeles Angels 6-2 on Friday night

PROFESSIONAL

Ariya Jutanugarn takes Women's British Open lead

Ariya Jutanugarn took the Women's British Open lead Saturday at tree-lined Woburn, nearly four months after blowing a late lead in the first major championship of the year.

Broncos going against the grain again

Denver Broncos are going against the grain again after bucking trends and winning the Super Bowl with defense. They'll try to defend that title with a ground-based offense featuring an old-fashioned fullback and plenty of handoffs in a league that's...

Bryan twins withdraw from Olympics, citing health concerns

Bob and Mike Bryan will not defend their Olympic doubles title in Rio, citing health concerns. The twins announced on their Facebook page Saturday that as "husbands and fathers, our family's health is now our top priority."

Earnhardt says no change in concussion-like symptoms

Dale Earnhardt Jr. says his concussion-like symptoms have not changed and his return to NASCAR does not appear imminent.

COLUMNS

Dr. I is ready for his tee time

Idle Thoughts, while waiting for the next episode of “Casey and the Sports Doctor,”...

Pequot celebrates 50th anniversity of Nicklaus exhibition

Fifty years ago Saturday, one of golf's greatest legends walked the same fairways as the Pequot...

BLOGS

OLYMPICS

Bryan twins withdraw from Olympics, citing health concerns

Bob and Mike Bryan will not defend their Olympic doubles title in Rio, citing health concerns. The twins announced on their Facebook page Saturday that as "husbands and fathers, our family's health is now our top priority."

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Local roundup: Tigers snap their eight-game losing streak

The Connecticut Tigers snapped their eight-game losing streak with a 2-1 win over the Tri-City ValleyCats in a New York-Penn League baseball game on Friday night.

LOCAL CALENDAR

BASEBALL/SOFTBALLHolowaty Baseball Camp — July 31-Aug. 4, Pomfret School. Longest running camp in New England. For players ages 9-18 (overnight and day available). For more information and online registration visit...

Waterford headed to Iowa for Babe Ruth 13 World Series

Waterford is headed to the Babe Ruth 13-year-old baseball World Series again, for the second time in three years, following a 10-3 win over Keene, N.H., in Thursday’s New England championship game.

COLLEGES

College football abandons plan to play most of its semifinals on Dec. 31

The College Football Playoff is moving the dates of future semifinals to ensure the games will be played either on a weekend or a holiday

Delany does not see Rose Bowl move to accommodate playoffs

Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany does not envision the Rose Bowl moving from its New Year's Day spot in order to accommodate the College Football Playoff semifinals.

Huskers punter Foltz is remembered for tenacity, good humor

Nebraska punter Sam Foltz, who died in a car accident over the weekend, is being remembered for his outgoing personality and athletic ability

CT SUN

Sun would like to keep their momentum following Olympic break

The Connecticut Sun are enjoying some well-deserved time off after playing their best basketball before the Olympic break.

WNBA president on rescinded fines: We needed to move forward

WNBA President Lisa Borders says she hopes that rescinding the fines the league imposed over black warmup shirts worn in solidarity for shooting victims will lead to a fresh start on social activism for the players and their union

HIGH SCHOOL

Fitch's Amar receives Red Sox Service Scholarship

Nalissa Amar, a 2016 graduate of Fitch High School and member of the Falcons' state championship softball team, received one of 22 Connecticut Red Sox Service Scholarships presented to graduating seniors from Connecticut public high schools this...

ON THE AIR

Auto Racing

8 a.m., NBCSN — Formula One German Grand Prix qualifying from Hockenheim, Germany.

9 a.m., FS1 — NASCAR Truck Pocono Mountains 150 qualifying from Long Pond, Pa.

11 a.m., NBCSN — NASCAR Sprint Cup Pennsylvania 400 final practice from Long Pond.

1 p.m., FS1 — NASCAR Truck Pocono Mountains 150 from Long Pond, Pa.

2 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — Global Rallycross from Washington, D.C.

2 p.m., NBCSN — IndyCar 200 at Mid-Ohio qualifying from Lexington, Ohio.

4 p.m., NBCSN — NASCAR Xfinity U.S. Cellular 250 qualifying from Newton, Iowa.

8 p.m., NBCSN — NASCAR Xfinity U.S. Cellular 250 from Newton, Iowa.

10 p.m., FS1 — NHRA Toyoya Nationals qualifying from Sonoma, Calif. (taped today)

Baseball

1 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Baltimore Orioles at Toronto Blue Jays.

4 p.m., FS1 — MLB: Washington Nationals at San Francisco Giants.

6 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM), WXLM (980-AM) — MLB: New York Yankees at Tampa Bay Rays.

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

7 p.m., FS1 — MLB: St. Louis Cardinals at Miami Marlins.

7 p.m., WICH (1310-AM) — NYP: Tri-City ValleyCats at Connecticut Tigers.

9 p.m., NESN, WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Boston Red Sox at Los Angeles Angels.

Basketball

5 p.m., ESPN — Amateur: The Basketball Tournament semifinals from New York.

Boxing

9 p.m., Showtime — Leo Santa Cruz vs. Carl Frampton in a featherweight bout and Mikey Garcia vs. Elio Rojas in a junior welterweight bout from New York.

Golf

9 a.m., Golf Channel — Women's British Open from Milton Keynes, England.

11 a.m., Chs. 10, 30 — Women's British Open from Milton Keynes, England.

11 a.m., TNT — PGA Championship from Springfield, N.J.

1:30 p.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: Kings Cup from Pattaya, Thailand. (taped today)

2 p.m., Ch. 3 — PGA Championship from Springfield, N.J.

Soccer

1 p.m., ESPN — International Champions Cup: Celtic vs. Barcelona from Dublin, Ireland. 

3 p.m., ESPN — International Champions Cup: Real Madrid vs. Chelsea from Ann Arbor, Mich.

3 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) — MLS: Colorado Rapids at New York City FC.

5 p.m., ESPNEWS — International Champions Cup: Internazionale vs. Bayern Munich from Charlotte, N.C.

10 p.m., ESPN2 — International Champions Cup: Liverpool vs. AC Milan from Santa Clara, Calif.

Midnight, ESPN — International Champions Cup: Paris Saint Germain vs. Leicester City from Carson Calif.     

Tennis

1 p.m., ESPN2 — WTA: Rogers Cup from Montreal.

3 p.m., ESPN2 — ATP: Rogers Cup from Toronto.

6 p.m., ESPN2 — WTA: Rogers Cup from Montreal.

8 p.m., ESPN2 — ATP: Rogers Cup from Toronto.