Alyssa Thomas had 13 points, six assists and a career-high 17 rebounds as the Connecticut Sun set a WNBA record Sunday for the largest margin of victory in a season-opener with a 101-65 rout of the Las Vegas Aces.
Avery Point (30-11-1) advances to the championship round Monday. It will have to beat Monroe Community College (29-18) twice to win the three-team, double-elimination tournament. Baseball action begins at noon at Washington Park.
It starts in a place not many other track stories begin: the library. That's where Rich Kosta, Fitch High School boys' track and field coach and also the school's librarian and media specialist, keeps his office.
Welcome to Impossible. Those words have been projected onto the ice in big letters at the Golden Knights' arena during the playoffs. Well, Vegas has turned impossible into possible. The expansion squad is heading to the Stanley Cup Final.
The WNBA gets a lively start in its opening weekend. The finals rematch between Los Angeles and Minnesota is decided at the buzzer, and Connecticut welcomes Las Vegas to the league with the most lopsided loss in opening day history.
A Ford driver has not won the Coca-Cola 600 since Mark Martin in 2002. But the blue oval group is the hottest manufacturer in NASCAR right now and sends Kevin Harvick into the marquee event on a three-race winning streak
Hall of Fame coach Jim Calhoun says he expects to be on the bench at the tiny Division III University of Saint Joseph in the fall, but still has some contractual issues with UConn to work out before that can be possible
Connecticut Sun Chiney Ogwumike calls the team "a band of misfits" because they doesn't have a superstar. They're nonetheless talented, deep, and, for the first time in years, expected to contend for a WNBA title.