Islanders blank struggling Bruins in Boston 4-0


Nikolay Kulemin scored two of New York's three second-period goals, Thomas Greiss made 32 saves for his first shutout this season and the Islanders beat the Boston Bruins 4-0 on Monday

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Taylor Hall scored 1:28 into overtime to lift the New Jersey Devils to a 2=1 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Sunday

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Brad Marchand had two goals — one short-handed, the other an empty-netter — and had three assists to lift the Boston Bruins to a 6-3 win over the slumping Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday.

COLUMNS

Proud papa Sousa thrilled to welcome Crocker back home

Billy Crocker spent 13 years at Villanova until Randy Edsall came calling. Now Crocker is coming...

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Connor Brown and William Nylander scored in the first period, Frederik Andersen stopped 34 shots and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the New York Rangers 4-2 on Friday night.

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Filip Forsberg scored with 2:24 left in the second period, and the Nashville Predators beat the Boston Bruins 2-1 on Thursday night after Bruins' All-Star goalie Tuukka Rask was knocked out of the game

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Jason Demers scored the tiebreaking goal early in the second period, Roberto Luongo stopped 29 shots and the Florida Panthers held on for a 2-1 victory over the New York Islanders on Wednesday night.

UCONN

Huskies' Williams proving she's more than just a gifted athlete

While Gabby Williams has played a starring role as UConn opened her junior season with 16 straight wins and set an NCAA record with 91 consecutive victories, she is demonstrating there is much more to her game than merely using her world-class...

Ex-Husky Aaron Smith among three added to UConn football staff

Randy Edsall added three more people to his UConn football staff on Monday, including one of his former players, Aaron Smith.

COLLEGES

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Kyle Washington had 16 points and 11 rebounds, and No. 22 Cincinnati beat East Carolina 55-46 on Sunday for its eighth straight win

Kansas set up for No. 1 following Baylor's first loss

Top 25 Rewind: No. 2 Kansas positioned to move to No. 1 after pair of wins and Baylor's loss

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Local college notes

Camel highlights • The New England Small College Athletic Conference selected Connecticut College's Mary Erb as the women's swimming performer of the week. She broke the school record in the 100...

Local roundup: New London the new No. 1 in girls' basketball state poll

New London leapfrogged Hartford Capital this week and is the new No. 1 in the GameTimeCT/New Haven Register Top 10 girls' basketball poll.

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BASEBALL/SOFTBALLMitchell College baseball clinics — Jan. 22, 28, 29 and Feb. 5 at Yarnall Center at Mitchell. Hitting and pitching clinics run by coach Travis Beausoleil and his staff. Ages 12-15 from 8:30-10 a.m., ages 16-18 from...

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Breanna Stewart flying home from China to rehab knee

Breanna Stewart to return to US from China after spraining knee ligament with Shanghai club

Pursuing a record 23rd major title, Serena opens with win

For the first five games in the second set, Serena Williams played almost flawless tennis in her first-round match at the Australian Open.

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Basketball

7 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Kentucky at Mississippi State.

7 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Texas at Baylor.

7 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Pittsburgh at North Carolina State.

7 p.m., ESPNEWS — NCAA men: South Florida at Central Florida.

7 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA women: Memphis at South Florida.

7 p.m., FS1 — NCAA women: Oklahoma at Texas.

7:30 p.m., YES, WCBS (880-AM) — NBA: Toronto Raptors at Brooklyn Nets.

7:30 p.m., NBA TV — NBA: Houston Rockets at Miami Heat.

8 p.m., SNY, WTIC (1080-AM) — NCAA women: UConn at Tulsa.

9 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Wichita State at Evansville.

9 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Michigan at Wisconsin.

9 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Vanderbilt at Georgia.

10:30 p.m., NBA TV — NBA: Denver Nuggets at Los Angeles Lakers.

11 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: New Mexico at Boise State. 

Hockey

7 p.m., MSG — NHL: Dallas Stars at New York Rangers.

7 p.m., NESN — NCAA women: Dartmouth at Harvard.

8:05 p.m., WFAN (660-AM) — NHL: New Jersey Devils at Minnesota Wild.

9 p.m., NBCSN — NHL: Chicago Blackhawks at Colorado Avalanche.

Tennis

9 p.m., ESPN2 — Australian Open from Melbourne.

3 a.m. (Wednesday), ESPN2 — Australian Open from Melbourne.