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Anders Lee scored twice and the New York Islanders held on after nearly blowing a four-goal lead, beating the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-3 Saturday night.

Sergei Bobrovsky, Blue Jackets get best of Rangers

Rangers forward Jimmy Vesey, left, works against Blue Jackets defenseman Seth Jones on Friday during the first period in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Paul Vernon)

Sergei Bobrovsky made 36 saves for his 21st career shutout and Zach Werenski and Artemi Panarin scored in the Columbus Blue Jackets' 2-0 victory over the New York Rangers

Rangers defeat Oilers 4-2, win 6th straight game

The Rangers celebrate after right wing Pavel Buchnevich scored during the second period against the Oilers on Saturday in New York. (AP Photo/Kevin Hagen)

The Rangers used two second-period power-play goals to topple the Oilers 4-2 Saturday afternoon at Madison Square Garden


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Maple Leafs sweep Bruins in home-and-home series

Toronto's Morgan Rielly, right, and Boston's Brad Marchand battle for the puck Saturday during the second period in Boston. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Mitchell Marner and James van Riemsdyk each had a goal and an assist, Curtis McElhinney stopped 38 shots and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Boston Bruins 4-1 to complete a sweep of a home-and-home series

Vesey, Rangers beat Bruins 4-2 for fifth straight win

Boston's Riley Nash, top, fights the Rangers' Chris Kreider during the third period of Wednesday's game at Madison Square Garden. The Rangers won 4-2. (Frank Franklin II/AP Photo)

Jimmy Vesey scored two first-period goals 29 seconds apart, Henrik Lundqvist made 31 saves and the New York Rangers beat the Boston Bruins 4-2 on Wednesday night for their fifth straight win.

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Arizona's Antti Raanta dives to cover the puck before the Penguins' Conor Sheary can get to the rebound during the second period of Tuesday's game in Pittsburgh. The Penguins won, 3-1. (Gene J. Puskar/AP Photo)

Justin Schultz scored in his return from a concussion, Matt Murray stopped 24 shots and the Pittsburgh Penguins had little trouble with the Arizona Coyotes in a 3-1 win.


Point guard battle highlights UConn-UCLA matchup

UConn head coach Geno Auremma gives advice to point guard Crystal Dangerfield Sunday's 97-72 win over Maryland in Hartford. The No. 1 Huskies begin a west coast road trip on Tuesday night against No. 5 UCLA in Los Angeles. (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

No. 1 UConn begins a long west coast road trip at UCLA on Tuesday night in a game that features an intriguing point guard matchup in the Huskies' Crystal Dangerfield and the Bruins' Jordin Canada.

Vital emerges from slump, sparks UConn men to comfortable win

Christian Vital of UConn gestures after making a three-point basket during the first half of Sunday's game against Boston University at the XL Center in Hartford. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

Christian Vital, a sophomore guard, felt bad about his performance in the first two UConn basketball games. He was disappointed that he failed to live up to his role as a spark off the bench.


Texas Tech wins tourney title at Mohegan Sun

Keenan Evans scored 25 points to lead Texas Tech over No. 20 Northwestern 85-49 on Sunday in the championship game of the Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament.

UCLA fires football coach Jim Mora

UCLA fired football coach Jim Mora on Sunday with one regular-season game left in his sixth season.


Local roundup: Veitner leads UConn to NCAA field hockey title

The UConn field hockey team won its third national title in five years, beating Maryland 2-1 on Sunday to finish off an unbeaten (23-0) season.


Knicks hand Clippers ninth straight loss

The Clippers' Jawun Evans (1) and Kyle O'Quinn (9) of the Knicks fight for control of the ball the Knicks' 107-85 win on Monday night at Madison Square Garden. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Kristaps Porzingis scored 25 points and the New York Knicks extended the Los Angeles Clippers' losing streak to nine games with a 107-85 victory

Ex-NFL receiver Terry Glenn dead after Dallas-area wreck

Former NFL receiver Terry Glenn was killed in a one-vehicle rollover traffic accident near Dallas early Monday morning. He was 43. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)

Officials say former Cowboys receiver Terry Glenn has died following a one-vehicle rollover traffic accident near Dallas that left his fiancée injured


Jackpot! Las Vegas wins WNBA draft lottery

Las Vegas won the WNBA draft lottery and will have the No. 1 pick

Sun assistant Nicki Collen named head coach of Atlanta Dream

Nicki Collen, an assistant coach with the Connecticut Sun the past two seasons, is leaving to become head coach of the WNBA's Atlanta Dream. (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

Former Connecticut Sun assistant coach Nicki Collen named coach of Atlanta Dream



1:30 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Marquette vs. Wichita State in Maui Invitational semifinal from Hawaii.

3:30 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Oklahoma State vs. Pittsburgh in Legends Classic third-place game from New York.

4 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Virginia Commonwealth vs. California in Maui Invitational from Hawaii.

6 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: George Mason vs. Louisiana Tech in Cancun Challenge from Mexico.

6 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Texas A&M vs. Penn State in Legends Classic final from New York.

6 p.m., NESN — NCAA women: Boston University at Harvard.

8 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Chaminade vs. Michigan-Louisana State loser in Maui Invitational consolation from Hawaii.

8:30 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Fresno State vs. Evansville in Cancun Challenge from Mexico.

10 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Creighton vs. Baylor in Hall of Fame Classic final from Kansas City, Mo.

10:30 p.m., ESPNU, WTIC (1080-AM) — NCAA women: UConn at UCLA.

10:30 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Notre Dame vs. Michigan-Louisana State winner in Maui Invitational semifinal from Hawaii.

10:30 p.m., NBA TV — NBA: Chicago Bulls at Los Angeles Lakers.


7:30 p.m., FS1 — Devon Alexander vs. Walter Castillo and Miguel Cruz vs. David Grayton in welterweight bouts from St. Petersburg, Fla.


7 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA: Kent State at Akron.


8 p.m., NBCSN — NHL: Edmonton Oilers at St. Louis Blues.


2:30 p.m., FS1 — UEFA Champions League: Real Madrid at APOEL.

8 p.m., ESPN — MLS playoffs: Toronto FC at Columbus Crew.

9:30 p.m., FS1 — MLS playoffs: Seattle Sounders at Houston Dynamo.


3 p.m., Tennis Channel — WTA: Hawaii Open from Honolulu.

11 p.m., Tennis Channel — WTA: Hawaii Open from Honolulu.