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Anders Lee scored twice and the New York Islanders held on after nearly blowing a four-goal lead, beating the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-3 Saturday night.

Sergei Bobrovsky, Blue Jackets get best of Rangers

Rangers forward Jimmy Vesey, left, works against Blue Jackets defenseman Seth Jones on Friday during the first period in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Paul Vernon)

Sergei Bobrovsky made 36 saves for his 21st career shutout and Zach Werenski and Artemi Panarin scored in the Columbus Blue Jackets' 2-0 victory over the New York Rangers

Rangers defeat Oilers 4-2, win 6th straight game

The Rangers celebrate after right wing Pavel Buchnevich scored during the second period against the Oilers on Saturday in New York. (AP Photo/Kevin Hagen)

The Rangers used two second-period power-play goals to topple the Oilers 4-2 Saturday afternoon at Madison Square Garden

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Maple Leafs sweep Bruins in home-and-home series

Toronto's Morgan Rielly, right, and Boston's Brad Marchand battle for the puck Saturday during the second period in Boston. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Mitchell Marner and James van Riemsdyk each had a goal and an assist, Curtis McElhinney stopped 38 shots and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Boston Bruins 4-1 to complete a sweep of a home-and-home series

Vesey, Rangers beat Bruins 4-2 for fifth straight win

Boston's Riley Nash, top, fights the Rangers' Chris Kreider during the third period of Wednesday's game at Madison Square Garden. The Rangers won 4-2. (Frank Franklin II/AP Photo)

Jimmy Vesey scored two first-period goals 29 seconds apart, Henrik Lundqvist made 31 saves and the New York Rangers beat the Boston Bruins 4-2 on Wednesday night for their fifth straight win.

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Arizona's Antti Raanta dives to cover the puck before the Penguins' Conor Sheary can get to the rebound during the second period of Tuesday's game in Pittsburgh. The Penguins won, 3-1. (Gene J. Puskar/AP Photo)

Justin Schultz scored in his return from a concussion, Matt Murray stopped 24 shots and the Pittsburgh Penguins had little trouble with the Arizona Coyotes in a 3-1 win.

UCONN

No. 1 UConn routs No. 5 UCLA 78-60 for 39th road win in row

UConn forward Napheesa Collier (24) past UCLA guard Chantel Horvat during Tuesday night's game in Los Angeles. The top-ranked Huskies routed the No. 5 Bruins 78-60. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)

Napheesa Collier scored 23 points and No. 1 UConn routed fifth-ranked UCLA 78-60, snapping the Bruins' 32-game home winning streak

Van Demark growing into his role on UConn football team

True freshman Ryan Van Demark regularly lines up against stronger and more experienced football players.

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Miami gets bump to No. 2 behind Alabama in playoff rankings

Miami head coach Mark Richt walks off the field following a 44-28 win over Virginia on Saturday. The Hurricanes moved past ACC rival Clemson and into second place in the latest College Football Playoff rankings released Tuesday. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

Miami moved up to No. 2 behind Alabama in the College Football Playoff rankings, with Clemson slipping one spot to three and Oklahoma holding at four

Texas Tech wins tourney title at Mohegan Sun

Keenan Evans scored 25 points to lead Texas Tech over No. 20 Northwestern 85-49 on Sunday in the championship game of the Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament.

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Jackpot! Las Vegas wins WNBA draft lottery

Las Vegas won the WNBA draft lottery and will have the No. 1 pick

Sun assistant Nicki Collen named head coach of Atlanta Dream

Nicki Collen, an assistant coach with the Connecticut Sun the past two seasons, is leaving to become head coach of the WNBA's Atlanta Dream. (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

Former Connecticut Sun assistant coach Nicki Collen named coach of Atlanta Dream

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Basketball

Noon, ESPN2 — NCAA men: Tennessee vs. Purdue in Battle 4 Atlantis from Paradise Island, Bahamas.

2:30 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Villanova vs. Western Kentucky in Battle 4 Atlantis from Paradise Island, Bahamas.

2:30 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: California vs. Chaminade in Maui Invitational seventh-place game from Hawaii.

5 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Virginia Commonwealth vs. Michigan in Maui Invitational fifth-place game from Hawaii.

6 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: George Mason vs. Fresno State in Cancun Challenge third-place game from Mexico.

7 p.m., FS1 — NCAA men: Belmont at Providence.

7 p.m., YES, WCBS (880-AM) — NBA: Brooklyn Nets at Cleveland Cavaliers.

7:30 p.m., NBCSB — NBA: Boston Celtics at Miami Heat.

7:30 p.m., MSG — NBA: Toronto Raptors at New York Knicks.

8 p.m., ESPN — NBA: Golden State Warriors at Oklahoma City Thunder.

8 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Marquette vs. Louisiana State in Maui Invitational third-place game from Hawaii.

8:30 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Louisiana Tech vs. Evansville in Cancun Challenge final from Mexico.

10 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Rice vs. Mississippi in MGM Grand Main Event third-place game from Las Vegas.

10:30 p.m., ESPN — NBA: Los Angeles Lakers at Sacramento Kings.

10:30 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Wichita State vs. Notre Dame winner in Maui Invitational final from Hawaii.

12:30 a.m. (Thursday), ESPN2 — NCAA men: UNLV vs. Utah in MGM Grand Main Event final from Las Vegas.

Golf

8 p.m., Golf Channel — Australasia PGA: Australian Open from Sydney.

1 a.m. (Thursday), Golf Channel — European PGA: Hong Kong Open from Fanling.

Hockey

7 p.m., NESN, WFAN (660-AM) — NHL: Boston Bruins at New Jersey Devils.

7:30 p.m., NBCSN — NHL: Chicago Blackhawks at Tampa Bay Lightning.

Soccer

2:30 p.m., FS1 — UEFA Champions League: Barcelona at Juventus.

Tennis

3 p.m., Tennis Channel — WTA: Hawaii Open from Honolulu.

11 p.m., Tennis Channel — WTA: Hawaii Open from Honolulu.