In the case of Darien's Trifone, the punishment is too harsh for the crime

How to put this delicately: You have to be a complete nut job to coach high school sports...



There's no more ConFLiCT between UConn and UCF

Coach Bob Diaco declared the Civil ConFLiCT dead on Tuesday.

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.


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


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.

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.


After beating Brissett, Ryan braces Bills to face Brady

Buffalo Bills coach Rex Ryan concedes he had an easier time devising a defensive game plan to stop Jacoby Brissett and the New England Patriots four weeks ago. On Sunday, he and the Bills face the far more daunting challenge of attempting to contain...

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



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.


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.