Girardi scores early in the third period to lift Rangers over Coyotes

Dan Girardi scored 1:55 into the third period and the New York Rangers beat the Arizona Coyotes 3-2. Josh Jooris and J.T. Miller also scored for New York, which has won consecutive games to improve to 4-2-0.

Canadiens beat Bruins 4-2 as Price stops 19 shots

Carey Price stopped 19 shots in his second start, and Brian Gallagher and Phillip Danault each had second-period goals Saturday night to lift the Montreal Canadiens to a 4-2 win over the Boston Bruins

Rangers rally past Capitals behind rookie Vesey

Rookie Jimmy Vesey scored the tying and go-ahead goals 3 minutes apart in the second period to lead the New York Rangers to a 4-2 victory over the Washington Capitals on Saturday night


Dr. I clears out the notebook while waiting for Rajai the MVP

Idle Thoughts, while waiting for World Series MVP Rajai Davis, Jordan Reed’s speedy...



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Taylor Hall scored 29 seconds into overtime and the New Jersey Devils rallied to beat the Minnesota Wild 2-1 on Saturday night

Bergeron returns and leads Bruins past Devils 2-1

Patrice Bergeron scored the tiebreaking goal with 75 seconds left in his season debut to give the Boston Bruins a 2-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Thursday night

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Evgeni Malkin, Scott Wilson and Patric Hornqvist scored during a furious third-period rally to lead the Pittsburgh Penguins to 3-2 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Thursday night


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).


Penn State topples No. 2 Ohio State 24-21

Penn State upsets second-ranked Buckeyes for biggest win of post-Paterno era

Defense rests: No. 16 Oklahoma beats Texas Tech 66-59

Baker Mayfield passed for seven touchdowns and 545 yards to help No. 16 Oklahoma beat Texas Tech 66-59 in a game that broke the NCAA record for combined offensive yards with 1,708



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Local roundup: No. 1 UConn falls in field hockey

The top-ranked UConn field hockey team had its 42-game regular-season winning streak snapped, falling to No. 5 Maryland 2-1 on Sunday.

Local colleges: West's milestone helps CGA volleyball win two

Senior Susan West registered the 1,000th kill of career in helping Coast Guard win a pair of volleyball matches at Susquehanna University on Saturday.


Blount, Patriots pull away from Steelers 27-16

Tom Brady and LeGarrette Blount were too much for the Pittsburgh Steelers, Ben Roethlisberger or no Ben Roethlisberger.

Giants pick off the Rams in London

Case Keenum throws four interceptions as the New York Giants' defense leads the way in a 17-10 win over the Los Angeles Rams in London.


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.



8:30 p.m., ESPN, WFAN (660-AM) — NFL: Houston Texans at Denver Broncos.


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