Honda Classic title to be decided on Monday

Ian Poulter didn’t realize he had a three-shot lead in the Honda Classic, only that he was playing well enough to feel like he was in control of his game and the tournament. One shank changed everything Sunday.

Harrington is out in front at the rain-delayed Honda Classic

Padraig Harrington is a 36-hole leader on the PGA Tour for the first time in nearly five years and he knows he has a long way to go. A vicious storm Saturday at the Honda Classic made his weekend even longer.

Love III ready for his Ryder Cup II

Davis Love III was on his porch in Sea Island taking part in a conference call for the first Ryder Cup Task Force meeting, and he was shocked by what he heard.

COLUMNS

The start of a new rivalry?

Surely, some of you will see this as contrived. SMU. Rivalry game. Ha. Good one. SMU. Not exactly...

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Hahn wins PGA Northern Trust Open in a playoff

Too nervous to look, too stunned to dance, James Hahn won the Northern Trust Open for his first PGA Tour title Sunday by holing a 25-foot birdie putt on the third extra hole at Riviera. In a wild finish off Sunset Boulevard just as the Academy...

Goosen, Singh among leaders at Riviera

Retief Goosen and Vijay Singh, among the top five players in the world a decade ago, were part of a five-way tie for the lead in the Northern Trust Open in what amounted to "throwback Thursday" at Riviera.

Compton balances his blessings with wanting to win

No one noticed Erik Compton sitting in the back of the room as he listened to the kind of stories he one day would like to tell.

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PROFESSIONAL

Curry powers Warriors by the Celtics

When you’re sitting on the NBA’s best record like the Golden State Warriors, you don’t have to stress over every single game.

NBA roundup

James Harden scored 33 points and LeBron James missed a pair of free throws with 4.2 seconds left in overtime, helping the Houston Rockets hold on for a 105-103 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday.

ON THE AIR

Basketball

7 p.m., ESPN2, WTIC (1080-AM) - NCAA women: UConn at South Florida.

7 p.m., ESPN - NCAA men: Virginia at Syracuse.

7 p.m., ESPNU - NCAA men: Baylor at Texas.

7:30 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) - NBA: Golden State Warriors at Brooklyn Nets.

9 p.m., ESPN - NCAA men: Oklahoma at Iowa State.

9 p.m., ESPNU - NCAA men: Boston College at Virginia Tech.

Golf

8 a.m., Golf Channel - PGA: Honda Classic from Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.

CT SUN

Mohegan Sun hosting WNBA Draft and All-Star Game again

Connecticut, long since the once and future home office of women’s college basketball, is about to retire the trophy as the headquarters for the WNBA, too.

WNBA All-Star game will return to Mohegan Sun

The WNBA’s best players are headed back to Mohegan Sun Arena this summer.