Why can't others follow Dunn's lead?

All the draftees had been interviewed, all the thank-yous issued and clichés uttered, except...

A freak accident sends Medeiros down his golf career path

Everybody has a story about how they ended up going down their career path.



Purvis followed his heart back to UConn

Something deep inside pushed Rodney Purvis toward returning to UConn for his final season of eligibility.

UConn's Hamilton lands in Oklahoma City

Daniel Hamilton's gamble of leaving UConn early paid off with him being selected in the NBA Draft late Thursday night.


Geno Auriemma and other Huskies pulling for Summitt

The update on Pat Summitt's health caught Geno Auriemma by surprise

Surprise, surprise: Coastal Carolina, Arizona set for CWS finals

The College World Series championship comes down to two teams that were not expected to even make it to Omaha, let alone the finals


Local roundup: CIAC to suspend "Cochran Rule" in 2016

The CIAC will suspend its "50-point" score management policy for one year and play by a mandatory running clock this fall on a trial basis, the organization said when it released its 2016 rules packet on Monday.


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Local roundup: Schooners come up short against the Bay Sox

Andrew Penner (Los Angeles Valley College) went 3-for-3 with two RBI and a run as the New Bedford Bay Sox edged the Mystic Schooners, 4-3.


Nats rough up Syndergaard, Mets 11-4

Washington deals Noah Syndergaard his first loss in more than a month, an 11-4 victory over the New York Mets on Monday night in the opener of a three-game series between the division rivals

Tennis teacher ranked 772nd wins at Wimbledon; Federer next

Marcus Willis originally was scheduled to spend Monday teaching tennis to a group of 5-to-10-year-old kids, among others, at Warwick Boat Club in central England



7 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM), WXLM (980-AM) — MLB: Texas Rangers at New York Yankees.

7 p.m., NESN, WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Boston Red Sox at Tampa Bay Rays.

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

7 p.m., WICH (1310-AM) — NYP: Lowell Spinners at Connecticut Tigers.

8 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: Arizona vs. Coastal Carolina in College World Series Finals Game 2 from Omaha, Neb.


10 p.m., ESPN2 — WNBA: Dallas Wings at Los Angeles Sparks.


9 p.m., FS1 — Edner Cherry vs. Lydell Rhodes in a lightweight bout and Omar Douglas vs. Alexei Collado in a featherweight bout from Bethlehem, Pa.


3 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA Professional Championship from Verona, N.Y.


7 p.m., NBCSN — U.S. Olympic Trials from Omaha, Neb.

8 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — U.S. Olympic Trials from Omaha, Neb.


7 a.m., ESPN — Wimbledon from London.


Sun lose to the Sparks 80-73

Nneka Ogwumike made 11 of 16 shots for 27 points, and the Los Angeles Sparks used a third-quarter surge to beat the Connecticut Sun 80-73 on Sunday night.

WNBA roundup

Emma Meesseman scored 20 points on 9-of-12 shooting, Tayler Hill added 17 points, five assists and four steals and the Washington Mystics never trailed in an 87-63 victory over the Minnesota Lynx on Sunday