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.

Source: Sun's Bone to be named WNBA's Most Improved Player

Connecticut Sun center Kelsey Bone has won the WNBA’s Most Improved Player honor, a league source said Wednesday.

Sun get third pick at WNBA Draft lottery; Seattle wins first again

The Connecticut Sun earned the third overall pick in in the 2016 WNBA Draft and the Seattle Storm won the top pick for the second straight year — and the chance to take UConn’s Breanna Stewart — at Thursday’s draft...

Sun's Bone earns WNBA Eastern Conference Player of the Week honor

Kelsey Bone of the Connecticut Sun earned her first WNBA Eastern Conference Player of the Week honor after finishing the season with a personal best on Sunday.


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...


Top 25 college football roundup

Texas in tatters, with Twitter trouble, after nearly historic 50-7 loss to Boykin, No. 4 TCU

No. 12 Clemson holds off No. 6 Notre Dame 24-22

No. 12 Clemson holds off late push from No. 6 Notre Dame for 24-22 win

Swamp Shocker! No. 25 Florida upsets No. 3 Mississippi 38-10

Swamp Shocker! Will Grier shines, No. 25 Florida upsets 3rd-ranked Mississippi 38-10


Sanabria, Colonels run past Whalers

Jim Buonocore has been gleeful — giddy, even — at the considerable number of victories his teams have earned over the years against the double wing offense, which he has viewed as some sort of football Communism.

Listen Live: High school football - Ledyard at New London

Casey O'Neill and Keith O'Brien bring you the action as the 1-2 New London Whalers host the 2-1 Ledyard Colonels. Come back to on Tuesday for the WiredZone highlights show with sideline and locker room audio from both coaches.

Johnson, NFA get revenge against Griswold with 34-6 victory

Jawaun Johnson didn't want anyone to ask him "What happened?" any more. Johnson, NFA's quarterback, carried 16 times for 167 yards and accounted for three touchdowns Friday night in the Wildcats' 34-6 victory over Griswold.


Giansanti watching, learning, tweeting in Cubs minor league system

Montville High School graduate Anthony Giansanti, 27, has made two trips to Triple-A Iowa in the Chicago Cubs organization and even homered for the Cubs in spring training. He's hoping to someday play Major League Baseball.

Local roundup: Martin leads Camels to victory

Connecticut College senior Caroline Martin reached a milestone on Saturday as the Camels' volleyball team picked up a pair of victories.

Bears rally to pick off Mariners

Senior Mark Behne had two of the Bears three fourth-quarter interceptions, including the final one in the end zone with 40 seconds left as, Coast Guard overcame a 14-point deficit and held off Maine Maritime on Saturday, 21-14, in a New England...


Yankees are swept, fail to wrap up home field for wild card

The New York Yankees failed to clinch home field in the American League wild-card game, getting swept in a day-night doubleheader Saturday by the Baltimore Orioles, 9-2 and 4-3.

Red Sox fall to the Indians

Kluber allows 3 hits in 8 innings; Santana, Raburn homer as Indians beat Red Sox 2-0

Major League Baseball roundup

Angels score 5 in 9th, beat Rangers 11-10 to take playoff hopes into final day


Auto Racing

2:30 p.m., NBCSN — NASCAR Sprint Cup AAA 400 from Dover, Del. 


3 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM), WXLM (980-AM) — MLB: New York Yankees at Baltimore Orioles.

3 p.m., NESN, WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Boston Red Sox at Cleveland Indians.

3 p.m., SNY, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: Washington Nationals at New York Mets. 


3 p.m., Ch. 8 — WNBA Finals: Indiana Fever at Minnesota Lynx in Game 1.


9:30 a.m., Ch. 3 — NFL: New York Jets vs. Miami Dolphins from London.

1 p.m., Ch. 3 — NFL: Kansas City Chiefs at Cincinnati Bengals.

1 p.m., Ch. 61, WCBS (880-AM), WTIC (1080-AM) — NFL: New York Giants at Buffalo Bills.

4:25 p.m., Ch. 61 — NFL: Minnesota Vikings at Denver Broncos.

8:30 p.m., Chs. 10, 30, WFAN (660-AM) — NFL: Dallas Cowboys at New Orleans Saints.


7:30 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: Alfred Dunhill Links Championship from Scotland.

3 p.m., Golf Channel — Tour Championship from Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.


8:25 a.m., NBCSN — Premier League: Liverpool at Everton.

9:30 a.m., FS1 — Bundesliga: Cologne at Schalke.

10:55 a.m., NBCSN — Premier League: Manchester United at Arsenal.

5 p.m., ESPN2 — MLS: Houston Dynamo at FC Dallas.

7 p.m., FS1 — MLS: Real Salt Lake at Colorado Rapids.

9:30 p.m., FS1 — MLS: Los Angeles Galaxy at Seattle Sounders.


2:30 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — FIVB Beach World Tour finals from Fort Lauderdale, Fla.