We should applaud Dunn for prioritizing 'student' over 'athlete'

Kris Dunn recently decided to stay at Providence for this third basketball and fourth academic...



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.


Former UConn quarterback Casey Cochran pushes for concussion legislation

Former UConn quarterback urges lawmakers to better educate athletes about concussions

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


Morrison's become an instant hit at College of New Jersey

Former Stonington all-state standout anchors nation's top defense

Local college notes

A weekly look at local colleges and local athletes playing outside the region.


Douglas calls it a career

Katie Douglas, one of the greatest players in Connecticut Sun history, announced her retirement on Friday due to chronic back issues.

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.



1 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Miami Marlins at Washington Nationals.

7 p.m., NESN, WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Tampa Bay Rays at Boston Red Sox.

7 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) — MLB: New York Yankees at Toronto Blue Jays.

7 p.m., SNY, ESPN, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: Baltimore Orioles at New York Mets. (ESPN subject to blackout)


7 p.m., TNT — NBA playoffs: Chicago Bulls at Cleveland Cavaliers.

9:30 p.m., TNT — NBA playoffs: Los Angeles Clippers at Houston Rockets.


7 p.m., FS1 — USGA U.S. Amateur Four-Ball from San Francisco.


7 p.m., USA — NHL playoffs: Montreal Canadiens at Tampa Bay Lightning.

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


2:30 p.m., FS1 — UEFA Champions League: Bayern Munich at Barcelona in a semifinal.


8 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA: Texas at Baylor.


7 a.m., Tennis Channel — Madrid Open from Spain.