Agent reminds Mets about Matt Harvey’s innings limit

Now, five months into the season, a debate has arisen over how much Mets ace Matt Harvey of Mystic should pitch in the final month. Agent Scott Boras claims the Mets are imperiling Harvey by pitching him over the innings limit set forth by the...

Kelsey Bone makes game-winner; Sun beat Stars 73-72

Kelsey Bone makes go-ahead layup with 1.8 left; Sun hand Stars 8th straight loss, 73-72

Homers lead Yanks to win

Rookie Severino wins 3rd straight start, Yankees back him with 3 home runs to beat Rays 5-2

Red Sox top the Phillies

Jackie Bradley Jr. homers, Joe Kelly wins 7th straight start; Red Sox beat Phillies 7-5

Pats coach Belichick on having Brady back: 'He never left'

Patriots coach Belichick on having Brady back with NFL's suspension lifted: 'He never left'



Serena Williams' comeback extends Grand Slam try

Can't count out Serena Williams, no matter how big the deficit, no matter how off-target her strokes, no matter how much the pressure might be mounting as she bids for a calendar-year Grand Slam.

So long, lady in black: Jeff Gordon faces Darlington finale

Jeff Gordon hopes to make his last Southern 500 as a full-time driver as memorable as the rest of his career at Darlington Raceway.

Day, Spieth rolling in opposite directions at TPC Boston

Brendon de Jonge described his opening round Friday at the Deutsche Bank Championship as coming out of nowhere. Jordan Spieth's start — his third straight round over par — was becoming far too familiar for him.

Battle of the new 'Big 3' at Deutsche Bank

Based more on current form than a mathematical formula, Jordan Spieth believes Jason Day is the No. 1 player in golf.


Process was flawed, but that doesn't mean Brady is innocent

From the beginning of Brady v. NFL — a melodrama that’s outlasted the length...

Old Lyme CC's Helene Nichols a self-made (six-time) champion

Rob Barbeau remembers giving Helene Nichols her first golf lesson about 21 years...




Local roundup: Tigers win before 5,832 at Dodd Stadium

Patrick Mackenzie was 3-for-4 with a run scored and the Connecticut Tigers scored single runs in four different innings to beat the Brooklyn Cyclones in a New York-Penn League game before 5,832 fans at Dodd Stadium.

Coast Guard routs Anna Maria 34-6 in opener

Mike Clancy, in his first game as Coast Guard's starting running back, carried the ball 14 times for 106 yards and two touchdowns — 96 yards in the second half — as the Bears topped Anna Maria 34-6 Thursday on opening night.


UConn comes alive in second half to beat Villanova 20-15

Granted, it's a small sample size. Still, there were signs of progress in UConn's season-opening 20-15 victory over Villanova Thursday night before 26,113 fans at Rentschler Field.

UConn football ready to take important first step

Thursday night's game is more important than perhaps any season opener in recent years for the UConn football program. "It's everything," coach Bob Diaco said.

UConn women's basketball team loads up nonconference schedule

UConn’s quest to become the first Division I women’s basketball team to win four straight national titles will feature some early-season traveling.


Victory Lane: Coast Guard quarterback readying for his third season as starter

And so Coast Guard begins the season Thursday with a 7 p.m. game against Anna Maria at Cadet Memorial Field, the Bears' first night game since 1996. Derek Victory, a junior, will be the starting quarterback, the way he has been for the last 17 games.

In all seriousness, Coast Guard football is ready for opener

The Coast Guard Academy football team, with 19 seniors on its roster and 16 returning starters, opens the season at 7 p.m. Thursday at home against Anna Maria, the Bears’ first night game since 1996. Coach Bill George, in his 17th season, has...

Hungry Camels eager to build off their success

The Connecticut College women's soccer team returned to campus last weekend even more determined to keep the program among the New England Small College Athletic Conference elite.


Sun visit San Antonio tonight

Two of the four teams vying for the No. 1 pick in the 2016s WNBA Draft play each other on Friday when the Connecticut Sun visit the San Antonio Stars (8 p.m., no TV).

Fever earn playoff bid while eliminating Sun

Fever beat Sun 81-51, reach playoffs for WNBA-record 11th straight year


ECC's five future Div. I schools considering 'district football model' with SCC

Southern Connecticut Conference commissioner Al Carbone, Hand High School athletic director Craig Semple and East Lyme High School athletic director Steve Hargis are discussing a potential scheduling model — in football only — that...


Auto Racing

8 a.m., NBCSN — Formula One Italian Grand Prix qualifying from Monza, Italy.

11:30 a.m., NBCSN — NASCAR Xfinity VFW Sports Clips Help a Hero 200 qualifying from Darlington, S.C.

1:30 p.m., NBCSN — NASCAR Sprint Cup Bojangles Southern 500 qualifying from Darlington, S.C.

3:30 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — NASCAR Xfinity VFW Sports Clips Help a Hero 200 from Darlington, S.C.


1 p.m., FS1, WFAN (660-AM), WXLM (980-AM) — MLB: Tampa Bay Rays at New York Yankees.

4 p.m., NESN, WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Philadelphia Phillies at Boston Red Sox.

4 p.m., FS1 — MLB: Pittsburgh Pirates at St. Louis Cardinals.

7 p.m., WCCT, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: New York Mets at Miami Marlins.

7 p.m., WICH (1310-AM) — NYP: Connecticut Tigers at Tri-City ValleyCats.


Noon, ESPN — NCAA: Stanford at Northwestern.

Noon, ESPNEWS — NCAA: Norfolk State at Rutgers.

Noon, ESPNU — NCAA: Richmond at Maryland.

12:30 p.m., WCCT — NCAA: Wofford at Clemson.

3:30 p.m., Ch. 3 — NCAA: Louisville at Auburn.

3:30 p.m., Ch. 8 — NCAA: Brigham Young at Nebraska.

3:30 p.m., Ch. 61 — NCAA: Virginia at UCLA.

3:30 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: Penn State at Temple.

3:30 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA: Texas-El Paso at Arkansas.

3:30 p.m., SNY — NCAA: Wagner at Rice.

4 p.m., ESPNEWS — NCAA: Southern Illinois at Indiana.

7 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: Arizona State at Texas A&M.

7 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA: Louisiana-Lafayette at Kentucky.

7:30 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — NCAA: Texas at Notre Dame.

8 p.m., Ch. 8 — NCAA: Wisconsin vs. Alabama from Arlington, Texas.

8 p.m., ESPNEWS — NCAA: Texas State at Florida State.

10 p.m., FS1 — NCAA: Mississippi State at Southern Mississippi.


7 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: Russian Open from Moscow.

11:30 a.m., Golf Channel — Ladies European PGA: Helsingburg (Sweden) Open.

2:30 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: Deutsche Bank Championship from Norton, Mass.

Horse Racing

5 p.m., NBCSN — Woodward Stakes and Forego Stakes from Saratoga Springs, N.Y.

Mixed Martial Arts

8 p.m., FS1 — UFC bouts from Las Vegas.


7:30 p.m., NBCSN — International Union: United States vs. Australia from Chicago.


7:30 p.m., CSN — MLS: Orlando City SC at New England Revolution.


11 a.m., ESPN2 — U.S. Open from New York.

5 p.m., ESPN2 — U.S. Open from New York.