UConn's Davis selected by Giants

Giants reach for cornerback Thompson and get insurance with wide receiver Davis in NFL draft

Patriots reinforce defensive line on draft's third day

With Wilfork gone, Patriots reinforce defensive line on draft's 3rd day with Flowers

Jets take Baylor QB Petty in fourth round, acquire Rams' Stacy

Jets move up to get Baylor QB Petty in 4th round; acquire Rams RB Stacy on draft's final day

2015 NFL Team-by-Team Draft

Team-by-team selection in the NFL Draft at Chicago.


We should applaud Dunn for prioritizing 'student' over 'athlete'

Kris Dunn recently decided to stay at Providence for this third basketball and fourth academic...



Patriots take Stanford defensive back Richards in second round

Patriots take Stanford defensive back Jordan Richards in 2nd round of NFL draft

Giants trade up to take Collins with first pick in second round

Giants move up to top spot in second round, take Alabama defensive back Landon Collins

Jets take Devin Smith, Lorenzo Mauldin on draft's second day

Jets take Ohio State WR Devin Smith in 2nd, Louisville LB Lorenzo Mauldin in 3rd

Legends of the game, prospects of the future at NFL draft

NFL DRAFT: Standing ovations for Kelly, Butkus; Giants trade up for safety Collins


Local sports calendar

A look at upcoming events to be held in the region.

Saturday's schedule

Today's local college and high school schedule

Home crowd says farewell to Black Wolves for 2015 season; Harrison steps down as head coach

The New England Black Wolves lost their home finale to the Toronto Rock 10-7 Friday night, followed by the announcement that head coach Blane Harrison will step down following the season for personal reasons.


Mayweather Jr. wins unanimous decision

Floyd Mayweather Jr. was money once again in the richest fight ever.

Favorite American Pharoah rallies to win Kentucky Derby

American Pharoah rallies to win Kentucky Derby; trainer Baffert celebrates 4th victory


Auto Racing

1 p.m., Ch. 61 — NASCAR Sprint Cup Geico 500 from Talladega, Ala.

4 p.m., FS1 — United SportsCar Championship Monterey (Calif.) Grand Prix.


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

1 p.m., NESN — IL: Pawtucket Red Sox at Durham Bulls.

4 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Los Angeles Angels at San Francisco Giants.

8 p.m., ESPN, WFAN (660-AM), WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: New York Yankees at Boston Red Sox.


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

3:30 p.m., Ch. 8 — NBA playoffs: Memphis Grizzlies at Golden State Warriors.


9:30 a.m., Golf Channel — PGA: Cadillac Match Play from San Francisco.

2 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — PGA: Cadillac Match Play from San Francisco.

2 p.m., Golf Channel — LPGA: North Texas Shootout from Irving.

5 p.m., Golf Channel — Champions: Insperity Invitational from The Woodlands, Texas.

7 p.m., Golf Channel — Web.com: United Leasing Championship from Newburgh, Ind. (taped today)


6 p.m., NBCSN — NHL playoffs: Tampa Bay Lightning at Montreal Canadiens.

8:30 p.m., NBCSN — NHL playoffs: Minnesota Wild at Chicago Blackhawks.

10 p.m., CNBC — NHL playoffs: Calgary Flames at Anaheim Ducks.


1 p.m., CSN — NCAA women: Towson vs. James Madison in Colonial Athletic Association tournament final from Newark, Del.

Motorcycle Racing

7:30 a.m., FS1 — MotoGP World Championship Grand Prix of Spain from Jerez de la Frontera.


2:30 p.m., NBCSN — Ice Sledge Hockey World Championships gold medal game from Buffalo, N.Y.


8:30 a.m., NBCSN — Premier League: Crystal Palace at Chelsea.

11 a.m., NBCSN — Premier League: Manchester City at Tottenham.

5 p.m., ESPN2 — MLS: Chicago Fire at Sporting Kansas City.

7 p.m., FS1 — MLS: Seattle Sounders at New York City FC.


1 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: Kentucky at Tennessee.

3 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: Auburn at Louisiana State.


7 a.m., Tennis Channel — ATP: BMW Open from Munich Germany; Estoril Open from Oeiras, Portugal.


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.