COLUMNS

Another Vincent joins the coaching ranks

If you walked into their home and said, "What's up, coach Vincent?" three of them would answer the...

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Rangers’ Lundqvist back at practice, closer to game ready

Henrik Lundqvist practiced with his Rangers teammates Tuesday for the first time since he was forced from the lineup by a neck injury in February, and could be back in goal by this weekend.

NHL roundup

Anze Kopitar had a goal and two assists, and the defending Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings beat the New Jersey Devils 3-1 on Monday night at the start of a five-game trip.

NHL roundup

Derek Stepan broke out of a long slump with two goals and an assist, and the New York Rangers caught the Western Conference-leading Anaheim Ducks atop the NHL standings with a 7-2 rout Sunday night.

UCONN

Diarra is UConn men's first commit for 2016

Mamadou Diarra always considered UConn his dream school.

UConn men land Seton Hall transfer Gibbs

UConn picked up its second commitment this spring from a graduate transfer when Sterling Gibbs, a recent graduate of Seton Hall, announced Saturday via Twitter that he would play his final season of eligibility with the Huskies.

COLLEGES

Avery Point pulls out 3-2 win in World Series opener

After spending two days working out indoors and watching torrential rain fall from his hotel window, Roger Bidwell was thrilled UConn-Avery Point was finally able to make its debut in the NJCAA Division II World Series on Monday. He was even more...

CGA sailing teams prepare for nationals

Sometime soon, their highly-successful sailing season will end. Only then will teammates break up and head off to their summer destinations.

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Avery Point rained out again

The opening game for the UConn-Avery Point baseball team at the NJCAA Division II World Series was rained out on Sunday for the second straight day.

Avery Point's opener in World Series rained out

UConn-Avery Point's opening game in the NJCAA Division II World Series was postponed by rain on Saturday.

Avery Point's World Series opener rained out

UConn-Avery Point's opening game in the NJCAA Division II World Series was postponed by rain on Saturday.

PROFESSIONAL

Colon carries Mets past Phillies 6-3

Colon gets 7th win and 2nd hit of season to lead Mets over Phillies 6-3, stopping 3-game skid

Stephens ousts Venus Williams in first round of French Open

Venus Williams exits again in 1st round at French Open, beaten by up-and-comer Sloane Stephens

CT SUN

Sun beat Fever 76-68 in WNBA preseason opener

A pair of ex-Duke stars provided a lift as the Connecticut Sun opened their WNBA preseason with a 76-68 victory over the Indiana Fever on Saturday night.

Hightower will start the season on the sideline for the injury-prone Connecticut Sun

The Connecticut Sun begin this year without their three best players and a reserve due to injury, coming off one of the worst years in franchise history (13-21) and their second straight losing season.

ON THE AIR

Baseball

1 p.m., YES, ESPN, WFAN (660-AM) — MLB: Kansas City Royals at New York Yankees. (ESPN subject to blackout)

1 p.m., SNY, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: Philadelphia Phillies at New York Mets.

2 p.m., NESN, WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Boston Red Sox at Minnesota Twins.

4 p.m., ESPN — MLB: Detroit Tigers at Oakland Athletics.

8 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Atlanta Braves at Los Angeles Dodgers.

Basketball

9 p.m., ESPN — NBA playoffs: Golden State Warriors at Houston Rockets.

Golf

4 p.m., Golf Channel — NCAA women: Division I Championship stroke play final from Bradenton, Fla.

Hockey

9 p.m., NBCSN — NHL playoffs: Chicago Blackhawks at Anaheim Ducks.

Lacrosse

1 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Denver vs. Maryland in Division I tournament final from Philadelphia.

Tennis

5 a.m., ESPN2 — French Open from Paris.

10 a.m., Tennis Channel — French Open from Paris.

Noon, Chs. 10, 30 — French Open from Paris.