Signings, trades shift balance of power across the NHL

The Capitals could take a step back and the Rangers and Stars improve as signings and trades have shifted the balance of power across the NHL

On Day 11, hockey players break record for longest game

Buffalo's hockey marathoners have overcome injuries, illness, fatigue and countless blisters to unofficially set the record for the longest continuous game

Stars sign Radulov to richest free agent deal of offseason

The Stars signed Alexander Radulov to a $31.25 million, five-year deal that's the richest given to an unrestricted free agent this offseason


Remember, the next time it might happen to your child

When I'm Czar of the Universe, anonymous reader comments will disappear faster than Jimmy Hoffa.

Tennis legend Ivan Lendl appreciates the game of golf and other tournament tidbits

Ran into Ivan Lendl in the Shennecossett Golf Course pro shop on Monday after the International...



NHL free agents take high-priced hit in stagnant cap era

Aside from defensemen Kevin Shattenkirk and Karl Alzner attracting $20-plus-million contracts, NHL free agency isn't what it used to be. Not in a stagnant salary-cap era.

Buyouts make Panthers, Devils even bigger free agent buyers

Florida Panthers general manager Dale Tallon was already talking about getting aggressive in the free agent market.Now he has some extra room to do that.

NHL movement just getting started going into free agency

Moves made before and at the draft were just the start of some big shakeups around the NHL going into free agency


AAC Media Day: UConn football has nowhere to go but up

Leave it to veteran linebacker Junior Joseph to put UConn's low ranking in the American Athletic Conference preseason media poll in perspective.

Edsall happy to be back and anxious to get started

Randy Edsall has experienced an enjoyable last few days.


Matt Luke tries to pull together shattered Ole Miss program

Luke tries pulling together shattered Ole Miss program

Freeze's fall at Ole Miss partially traced to Nutt's suit

Hugh Freeze replaced Houston Nutt as Mississippi's football coach when he took the job, and now Nutt is at least partially responsible for Freeze's stunning downfall


Newington beats Waterford in state Section 3 LL baseball final

It was a most unusual sight: The opponent celebrating on a Waterford baseball field?

Local roundup: Waterford wins opener in East Regional softball tournament

Waterford put on a dominating performance in its opening game at the East Regional Little League 11-12-yearold softball tournament.

Mitchell's Griffin growing his game with the Schooners

Garet Griffin embraces any challenge that comes his way.


Jordan's wild journey: Spieth wins British Open

Jordan Spieth is the British Open champion, just like expected. Not like anyone could have imagined.

Chris Froome wins 4th Tour de France title

Riding a bright yellow bike to match his shiny leader's jersey, defending champion Chris Froome won his fourth and most challenging Tour de France title on Sunday.


Jasmine has evolved into a star

Connecticut Sun point guard Jasmine Thomas had never been a 3-point shooter or an All-Star in her previous six WNBA seasons. Her hard work has made her one of the most accurate 3-point shooters this season and earned a starting spot in Saturday's...

Sun look forward to spending time at home

The Connecticut Sun overcame youth, injuries, and more road games than anyone else in the WNBA prior to the All-Star break and are tied for third place in the league standings. They hope to benefit from playing so many games at home after the break.


Auto Racing

2:30 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — NASCAR Monster Cup Brickyard 400 from Indianapolis.

3 p.m., Ch. 61 — NHRA Mile-High Nationals from Denver.


1 p.m., WCCT, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: Oakland Athletics at New York Mets.

1:30 p.m., TBS — MLB: Houston Astros at Baltimore Orioles.

3:30 p.m., NESN, WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Boston Red Sox at Los Angeles Angels.

4 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM), WXLM (980-AM) — MLB: New York Yankees at Seattle Mariners.

7 p.m., WICH (1310-AM) — NYP: Connecticut Tigers at Hudson Valley Renegades.

8 p.m., ESPN — MLB: St. Louis Cardinals at Chicago Cubs.


Noon, ESPN — Men's exhibition: The Basketball Tournament from New York.

4 p.m., ESPN2 — Men's exhibition: The Basketball Tournament from New York.


10:30 a.m., NBCSN — Tour de France final stage from Paris.


7 a.m., Chs. 10, 30 — British Open from Southport, England.

4 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: Barbasol Championship from Auburn, Ala.

9 p.m., Golf Channel — LPGA: Marathon Classic from Sylvania, Ohio. (taped today)


5 p.m., ESPN — International Champions Cup: Real Madrid vs. Manchester United from Santa Clara, Calif.

6:30 p.m., FS1 — MLS: Portland Timbers at Vancouver Whitecaps.

9 p.m., FS1 — Gold Cup: Jamaica vs. Mexico in semifinal from Pasadena, Calif.


2 p.m., NBCSN — World Championships from Budapest, Hungary. (taped today)


4 p.m., NBCSN — AVP Pro Beach Tour from Hermosa Beach, Calif.