Kluber, Perez, Indians beat Cubs 6-0 in World Series opener

Corey Kluber dominated into the seventh inning, Roberto Perez homered twice, and the Cleveland Indians beat the Chicago Cubs 6-0 Tuesday night in the World Series opener

Norwich Tech volleyball program discovers the winning formula

The Norwich Tech volleyball team improved its record to 15-3 overall with Tuesday night's 25-18, 25-20, 14-25, 25-11 victory over Old Lyme. The Warriors finished the CSC East 8-0 to earn their second straight division title and will receive a bye...

There's no more ConFLiCT between UConn and UCF

Coach Bob Diaco declared the Civil ConFLiCT dead on Tuesday.

Local roundup: Conn women blank Wesleyan in regular-season finale

Connecticut College ended its regular season with a 2-0 victory over Wesleyan University in a New England Small College Athletic Conference women's soccer match.

Giants release kicker Josh Brown in wake of spousal abuse

New York Giants placekicker Josh Brown insists that he never hit his wife during a protracted six-plus year period in which he admittedly engaged in spousal abuse


H.S. soccer: East Lyme girls' end regular season with 5-1 win over Bacon

Mackenzie Northcutt scored twice and Stephanie deLaforcade added four assists as East Lyme finished its regular season with a 5-1 girls' soccer victory over Bacon Academy on Monday.

Darien, New Canaan still 1-2 in The Day's Top 10 H.S. football poll

Darien is the top-ranked team in The Day Top 10 state coaches' poll for a seventh straight week, however rival New Canaan took away one of its first place votes after beating Greenwich far better it did.

Santiago fires up New London in 39-0 rout of Fitch

New London senior co-captain Efrain Santiago ran 14 times for 144 yards and a touchdown and fired up his team with a monsterous special teams hit as the Whalers blanked Fitch on Saturday 39-0 in an Eastern Connecticut Conference Division I game.


Local roundup: Old Lyme sweeps Creed in volleyball

Old Lyme swept a rare volleyball doubleheader from Creed in the Shoreline Conference on Monday, winning the opener 25-18, 25-14, 25-10, and the second match 25-17, 25-13, 25-9.



Andy Macy was living proof of 'How you treat people counts'

Where do you begin in remembering Andy Macy? Maybe here: You met him for the first time and 30...




7 p.m., Ch. 61 — World Series: Chicago Cubs at Cleveland Indians in Game 2. 


7:30 p.m., CSN, WFAN (660-AM) — NBA: Brooklyn Nets at Boston Celtics.

8 p.m., ESPN — NBA: Oklahoma City Thunder at Philadelphia 76ers.

10:30 p.m., ESPN — NBA: Houston Rockets at Los Angeles Lakers.


11 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: HSBC Champions from Shanghai.

4 a.m. (Thursday), Golf Channel — LPGA Malaysia from Kuala Lumpur. (taped today)


8 p.m., NBCSN — NHL: Boston Bruins at New York Rangers.


7:30 p.m., ESPN2 — MLS playoffs: Philadelphia Union at Toronto FC.


7 a.m., Tennis Channel — WTA Finals from Singapore, ATP Swiss Indoors from Basel, Switzerland, ATP Erste Bank Open from Vienna.


NHL roundup

Devan Dubnyk made 27 saves, Charlie Coyle and Chris Stewart scored 12 seconds apart and the Minnesota Wild used four second-period goals to beat the Boston Bruins 5-0 on Tuesday night.

James has triple-double as Cavs rout Knicks 117-88 in opener

LeBron James had his 43rd career triple-double, Kyrie Irving scored 29 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers, who raised their championship banner before the game, beat the New York Knicks 117-88 on Tuesday night in the NBA season opener.

Saunders family presses on with Wolves after Flip's death

The Saunders family had every reason to leave Minnesota after Flip Saunders died last year.

A.J. Green's one-handed catch in scrum shows off his juggling

A.J. Green pulled off one of the most amazing plays of the season during a win over the Browns on Sunday.


UConn women favored, Nurse voted top player and men voted second in AAC polls

The UConn women were picked to win another American Athletic Conference title, the UConn men were picked second behind Cincinnati, and junior Kia Nurse was voted preseason player of the year during Monday's annual AAC Media Day in Philadelphia.

UCF beats UConn 24-16 to move above .500

McKenzie Milton threw for a season-high 317 yards and three touchdowns to lead UCF to a 24-16 win over UConn

UConn looking to turn its football season around

Don't expect Central Florida, which visits Rentschler Field in East Hartford on Saturday at noon (ESPNNEWS) for an AAC game, to send a sympathy card to UConn (3-4, 1-3).


Proposed reforms reflect new reality of football recruiting

The NCAA committee that proposed football recruiting reforms wants to create more transparency and access for coaches and players in a process that has been accelerated in recent years, said a key member of the group

Iowa, Michigan State on outside looking in in Big Ten

Unmet expectations: Big Ten championship runs by Michigan State, Iowa are last year's news

After busy summer, a healthy Krzyzewski ready to lead Duke

Mike Krzyzewski is embracing the grind of another year at Duke after an offseason that was exceptionally busy _ even for him


Amber Cox named vice president of Sun, Black Wolves

Amber Cox, who has held a variety of executive and administrative posts in professional and collegiate sports, was named vice president of the WNBA's Connecticut Sun and National Lacrosse League's New England Black Wolves on Thursday.