Getting healthy a must for Sun


The Connecticut Sun remain a work in progress as they get closer to training camp for the 2015 season.

Sun select Duke's Williams with fourth overall pick

The Connecticut Sun drafted Duke post fourth overall in Thursday night's WNBA Draft and also acquired veteran point guard Jasmine Thomas in a trade with the Atlanta Dream.

With the fourth pick in the WNBA Draft, the Connecticut Sun take ...

The Connecticut Sun head into tonight’s WNBA Draft with the following needs: everything.

Draft picks become more intriguing for the Sun

The Connecticut Sun can use more young talent and their chances of getting a quality player in next week's WNBA Draft have increased with the additions of two underclassmen.

COLUMNS

Just another day for the Mystic Met? Hardly

How ironic, indeed, that the Mystic Met, on whose oak beam shoulders rest the hopes and dreams of a...

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UCONN

UConn women's basketball team honored with ice cream flavor: Triple-Champion Chunk

UConn animal science department honors women's basketball team with special ice cream

Ollie plans on staying at UConn

Ollie plans on staying at UConn

UConn men add Cornell transfer Miller

The UConn men's basketball program picked up a major commitment Saturday afternoon when Shonn Miller, a fifth-year transfer from Cornell, announced he will complete his athletic eligibility with the Huskies next season.

COLLEGES

Avery Point completes sweep of CCRI

Pointers clinch home field for New England tourney

Local colleges: Mitchell softball wins first NEWMAC regular-season title

Mitchell College clinched the New England Collegiate Conference regular season softball championship for the first time in program history with a 6-0 and 16-0 sweep of Southern Vermont on Saturday.

Dunn plans to return for junior year, 'excited about next season'

"I am excited about next season," Dunn said in a released statement. "I have seen this program accomplish a lot over the last three seasons and I would like to be part of some more success.

HIGH SCHOOL

The Day's 2015 All-Area Boys' Basketball Player of the Year: Ledyard's DeAnte Bruton

The Ledyard High School boys' basketball team made another run deep into the CIAC Class LL tournament this season, the toughest of the sport's four divisions, with senior point guard DeAnte Bruton leading the way.

Ledyard Relays provide a look ahead for ECC's track teams

This weekend's Ledyard Relays track and field invitational provided just a taste of what's to come as the regular season prepares to come barreling through.

High school lacrosse: Old Lyme girls defeat Waterford 11-6

Sydney Cowell had four goals and one assist as Old Lyme High School rode a hot start to an 11-6 nonleague girls' lacrosse victory over Waterford on Saturday morning.

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Monday's Schedule

Monday's local college and high school games

Sunday's Schedule

Sunday's local college and high school games

High school roundup: East Lyme softball team beats Ledyard 4-1

Winning pitcher Mikaela LoPriore hit her fifth home run of the season for the East Lyme High School softball team Saturday, helping lift the Vikings to a 4-1 victory over Ledyard in the Eastern Connecticut Conference Large Division.

PROFESSIONAL

Major League Baseball roundup

Blue Jays struggle again at Tampa Bay as Archer and Rays complete 3-game sweep with 5-1 win

A-Rod hits No. 659 as Yanks beat Mets 6-4

A-Rod hits 659th HR to move within 1 of Willie Mays; Yanks top Mets 6-4 to win Subway Series

Cavs sweep Celtics as James scores 27

James scores 27 as Cavaliers sweep Celtics with 101-93 win after Love hurts shoulder

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Baseball

6 p.m., NESN, WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Toronto Blue Jays at Boston Red Sox.

7 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) — MLB: Tampa Bay Rays at New York Yankees.

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

7 p.m., ESPN — MLB: Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves.

10 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: San Francisco Giants at Los Angeles Dodgers.

Basketball

7 p.m., NBA TV, WCBS (880-AM) — NBA playoffs: Atlanta Hawks at Brooklyn Nets.

8 p.m., TNT — NBA playoffs: Milwaukee Bucks at Chicago Bulls.

10:30 p.m., TNT — NBA playoffs: Memphis Grizzlies at Portland Trail Blazers.

Hockey

7 p.m., CNBC — NHL playoffs: Tampa Bay Lightning at Detroit Red Wings

7:30 p.m., NBCSN — NHL playoffs: New York Islanders at Washington Capitals.