COLUMNS

You'll like the passion of Miller, who's already seeing red

Mohegan — OK. Old referee joke: “Two WNBA refs were walking through the...

UCONN

UConn, Syracuse agree to game at MSG

UConn and Syracuse have agreed to meet on Dec. 5 at Madison Square Garden in New York, according to the Hartford Courant.

All-ACC pick Stevens leaves Duke for UConn women

The UConn women's basketball program announced Saturday that Azurá Stevens, a 6-foot-6 sophomore center from Duke, has decided to transfer to the Huskies.

COLLEGES

Sidelined: LGBT laws, NCAA policy could keep teams at home

Teams could pull out of scheduled NCAA events this spring because of new state laws in North Carolina, Mississippi and Tennessee

With ban lifted, SEC coaches gearing up for satellite camps

Southeastern Conference coaches are ready to start participating in the satellite camps their league had wanted to eliminate nationwide

HIGH SCHOOL

New London's Osborne picks national champion Roxbury CC

Mark Leszczyk, coach of the national champion Roxbury Community College women’s basketball team, sees a lot of qualities he likes in New London’s Charee Osborne, whom he announced Wednesday will join his successful program next year.

H.S. track roundup: NFA boys stay in the win column

Jawaun Johnson and Tyler Sholes won two events each as unbeaten Norwich Free Academy topped Ledyard 77-54 in an Eastern Connecticut Conference Large Division boys' track meet Wednesday.

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Local roundup: Mason provides the firepower for Williams girls' lacrosse

Audrey Mason had five goals and four assists, powering the Williams School girls' lacrosse team past Marianapolis 7-2 in an SENE matchup.

East Lyme's Livingston enjoying the view from behind the plate

Chase Livingston's baseball career has raced by like a 90-mile per hour fastball.

LOCAL CALENDAR

BASEBALL/SOFTBALLNew London American Legion baseball — Looking for players for both the 17U and 19U programs. Interested players born on or after Jan 1, 1997 who reside in New London, Groton or Mystic are eligible. Program is also...

PROFESSIONAL

Sun show off a different look in preseason opener

The Connecticut Sun were four minutes into their preseason when Kelsey Bone had an open look up top and made her first career 3-pointer. Well, that’s different.

Matz's arm, Duda's bat lead Mets to rout of Braves

Steven Matz pitched 7 2/3 shutout innings in his latest stellar start, Lucas Duda hit two of the Mets' four home runs, and New York won six straight series for the first time in almost a decade with an 8-0 rout of the lowly Atlanta Braves on...

ON THE AIR

Baseball

1:30 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Philadelphia Phillies at St. Louis Cardinals.

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

7 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA: Vanderbilt at Texas A&M. 

8 p.m., NESN, WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Boston Red Sox at Chicago White Sox.

10 p.m., SNY, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: New York Mets at San Diego Padres.

Basketball

8 p.m., ESPN — NBA playoffs: Miami Heat at Toronto Raptors.

Golf

6:30 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: Trophee Hassan II from Rabat, Morocco.

12:30 p.m., Golf Channel — LPGA: Yokohama Tire Classic from Prattville, Ala.

4 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: Wells Fargo Championship from Charlotte, N.C.

Hockey

8 p.m., NBCSN — NHL playoffs: Dallas Stars at St. Louis Blues.

9 p.m., CNBC — NHL playoffs: San Jose Sharks at Nashville Predators.

Soccer

3 p.m., FS1 — UEFA Europa League: Villarreal at Liverpool.