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Rajon Rondo had 13 points, 15 assists and seven rebounds to lead balanced scoring that carried the Boston Celtics to a 109-92 victory over the Orlando Magic on Wednesday night.

Olynyk's career night helps Celts roll

Philadelphia - Kelly Olynyk scored a career-high 30 points, leading the Boston Celtics to a 105-87 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday night. Avery Bradley had 15 points, and Brandon Bass and Jeff Green added 14 apiece for...

Knicks fall in OT

Kyle Lowry had 21 points and 11 assists, controlling the overtime period and leading the Toronto Raptors to a 95-90 victory over the New York Knicks on Sunday night.

COLUMNS

They're missing the phone calls most of all

Paulla Solar, Stonington High School girls’ basketball coach, was in the midst of a...

Pierre-Paul's hustle went unnoticed ... which is a real shame

Coaches of high school and youth sports must want to weep uncontrollably when concepts they teach,...

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Knicks snap 10-game slide

Carmelo Anthony scored 22 points, Amare Stoudemire had 20 and the New York Knicks snapped a 10-game losing streak with a 101-95 victory over the Boston Celtics on Friday night.

With labor peace, WNBA looks to keep on growing

WNBA President Laurel Richie was all smiles after the annual Board of Governors meetings this week.

NBA roundup

Al Jefferson had 23 points and 14 rebounds, and the Charlotte Hornets withstood Boston's fourth-quarter rally and beat the Celtics 96-87 on Wednesday night.

UCONN

For Huskies, a daunting challenge vs. No. 2 Duke

Whether UConn and Duke are true rivals depends on your point of view.

History still follows ex-Husky Sellers

One day at work, someone recognized Rod Sellers. Sellers has been at his new sales job in the Atlanta area for only a few months.

COLLEGES

Playoff participants stack AP All-America team

The College Football Playoff participants are well represented on The Associated Press All-America team.

NCAA women's basketball top 25 roundup

Isabelle Harrison scored all 11 of her points in the second half and No. 11 Tennessee used a late run to beat 17th-ranked Rutgers 55-45 on Sunday.

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PROFESSIONAL

Patriots' Revis heads back to MetLife as Jets' enemy

Florham Park, N.J. - Darrelle Revis has been back before, as an opposing player taking on the New York Jets. Not this way, though. This time around, he's an enemy. He's a member of the playoff-bound New England Patriots now,...

NHL roundup

Derek Roy scored the only goal of the shootout to give the Nashville Predators a 3-2 win over the Boston Bruins on Tuesday night.

ON THE AIR

Basketball

7 p.m., ESPNU - NCAA men: Cleveland State at Virginia.

8 p.m., ESPN, WTIC (1080-AM) - NCAA men: UConn vs. Duke from East Rutherford, N.J.

8 p.m., TNT - NBA: New York Knicks at Chicago Bulls.

10:30 p.m., TNT - NBA: Oklahoma City Thunder at Golden State Warriors.

Football

8:25 p.m., NFL Network, WFAN (660-AM) - NFL: Tennessee Titans at Jacksonville Jaguars.

Volleyball

7 p.m., ESPN2 - NCAA women: Brigham Young vs. Texas in Division I tournament semifinal from Oklahoma City.

9:30 p.m., ESPN2 - NCAA women: Penn State vs. Stanford in Division I tournament semifinal from Oklahoma City.

CT SUN

Sun to open 2015 season at home, June 5

The Connecticut Sun will tip off its 13th season with a home game against the Washington Mystics at 7 p.m. Friday, June 5, at Mohegan Sun Arena, the team announced Thursday.