Patriots sign first-round draft pick Isaiah Wynn

The New England Patriots have signed first-round draft pick OL Isaiah Wynn, an offensive lineman from Georgia.

Jets' Claiborne a happy father after newborn's health scare

Jets cornerback Morris Claiborne, left, holds twin daughter Ma’Liah while wife Jennifer holds twin daughter Ma’Kaila at their home on June 14 in Whippany, N.J. Last summer, Claiborne was trying to settle in with his new team, but his mind was on his newborn twins, one of whom was born underweight. (Dennis Waszak Jr./AP Photo)

Jets' Morris Claiborne a happy father after newborn twins' health scare

Ex-NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr pleads not guilty to rape

Former NFL tight end Kellen Winslow Jr. was jailed without bail Friday after pleading not guilty to multiple counts of kidnapping, rape and other charges.

Jets D-coordinator Rodgers enjoying rare chance to coach son

The Jets' Kacy Rodgers II speaks to the media Thursday at the team's practice facility in Florham Park, N.J. At the training facility, Kacy Rodgers is the Jets' defensive coordinator. Everywhere else, he's Dad to Kacy Rodgers II, a versatile defensive back competing to make the team. (Dennis Waszak/AP Photo)

New York Jets defensive coordinator Kacy Rodgers enjoying the rare opportunity to coach his son Kacy II in the NFL

COLUMNS

Ollie did enough wrong to warrant his firing by UConn

University officials brought him here to clean up Jim Calhoun’s debris, lest we forget that...

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Giants minicamp ends with helmet-swinging scuffle

Giants defensive tackle Damon Harrison talks to reporters during Tuesday's team organized activities in East Rutherford, N.J. (Adam Hunger/AP Photo)

Pat Shurmur's first minicamp with the New York Giants ends with a helmet-swinging scuffle between two linemen

Steelers LB Matakevich ready for starting shot

Pittsburgh linebacker Tyler Matakevich runs a drill during a May 22 practice in Pittsburgh. Mike Tomlin gave Matakevich the nickname

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Tyler Matakevich's journey from longshot to starter is nearing an end

Jets' Pryor aims to be healthy for start of training camp

Jets wide receiver Terrelle Pryor attends the team's organized training activities on June 5 in Florham Park, N.J. Pryor, who turns 29 next Wednesday, was unable to practice during organized team activities or minicamp because he had arthroscopic surgery on his right ankle with a different injury from the one that shut him down with the Redskins. He was in a walking boot until Wednesday but still remains uncertain for the start of training camp in late July. (Julio Cortez/AP Photo)

Terrelle Pryor is optimistic about his chances of being ready to practice when training camp starts late next month for the New York Jets

McCown, Bridgewater, Darnold an intriguing QB trio for Jets

Jets quarterbacks Sam Darnold, center, and Josh McCown throw during the team's training camp on Tuesday in Florham Park, N.J. (Mark Lennihan/AP Photo)

The New York Jets' quarterback competition is an intriguing mix of experience, charisma and hype with Josh McCown, Teddy Bridgewater and Sam Darnold all going for the starting job this summer

UCONN

UConn football camp provides an opportunity for players to get noticed

UConn head football coach Randy Edsall huddles his team before they start spring workout drills on March 2 at the Burton Family Football Complex in Storrs. (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

Eleven members of this fall's incoming recruiting class, including Khyon Gillespie and Oneil Robinson II of Capital Prep Magnet School in Hartford, previously attended UConn football camp.

UConn: Ollie fired for impermissible contact, workouts

UConn coach Kevin Ollie, right, gestures during a game against Rutgers on March 5, 2014 at Storrs. Assistant coach Glen Miller is at left. (AP Photo/Fred Beckham)

The University of Connecticut fired men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie after finding NCAA violations that included improper training sessions and improper contact with recruits.

COLLEGES

Oregon St. stays alive at College World Series

Oregon State used a five-run second inning to build a big lead, Brandon Eisert pitched a season-long 5 1/3 innings of one-hit shutout relief, and the Beavers beat Mississippi State 12-2 in the College World Series on Friday to set up a bracket final...

Gators hold off Texas Tech 9-6 at CWS to make bracket final

Florida's JJ Schwarz looks skyward after hitting a two-run home run against Texas Tech during the sixth inning of Thursday's College World Series elimination game in Omaha, Neb. Florida won 9-6. (Nati Harnik/AP Photo)

Gators hold off Texas Tech 9-6 at College World Series to make bracket final

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Local roundup: Lungarini named executive director of CAS

Pomperaug High School Principal Glenn Lungarini was named executive director of the Connecticut Association of Schools on Friday.

Local roundup: UConn men release non-league schedule

Two former Big East rivals, including defending national champion Villanova, are featured non-conference foes on the UConn men's basketball schedule for the 2018-19 season.

Schooners back for another summer with a new look

One hour before first pitch, there's a flurry of activity at the Shipyard, home of the Mystic Schooners.

PROFESSIONAL

Brian Harman takes lead at Travelers Championship

Bubba Watson tries to coax his putt in for a birdie on the eighth hole during second-round action of the Travelers Championship on Friday at Cromwell. (John Woike/Hartford Courant via AP)

Brian Harman shot a 66 on Friday to move to 10-under par and into first place after the morning rounds at the Travelers Championship.

Dahlin to Sabres, Svechnikov to Canes to start NHL draft

Rasmus Dahlin of Sweden puts on a jersey after being selected by the Buffalo Sabres with the top pick during the NHL hockey draft on Friday at Dallas. (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth)

Swedish defenseman Rasmus Dahlin went first overall to the Buffalo Sabres and Russian winger Andrei Svechnikov second to the Carolina Hurricanes in the two most predictable developments of an NHL draft that also featured some curveballs.

ON THE AIR

Auto Racing

5:55 a.m., ESPNU — Formula One French Grand Prix practice from Le Castellet, France.

2:30 p.m., FS1 — NASCAR Monster Cup Toyota/Save Mart 350 practice from Sonoma, Calif.

5:30 p.m., FS1 — NASCAR Monster Cup Toyota/Save Mart 350 final practice from Sonoma, Calif.

Baseball

3 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: Mississippi State vs. Oregon State in College World Series from Omaha, Neb.

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

7 p.m., WCTX, WFAN (660-AM) — MLB: New York Yankees at Tampa Bay Rays.

7 p.m., SNY, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: Los Angeles Dodgers at New York Mets.

7 p.m., WICH (1310-AM) — NYP: Brooklyn Cyclones at Connecticut Tigers.

8 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: Arkansas vs. Florida in College World Series from Omaha, Neb.

Basketball

7 p.m., NBCSB — WNBA: Connecticut Sun at Atlanta Dream.

7:30 p.m., FS1 — Big3 from Houston.

10 p.m., ESPN2 — WNBA: New York Liberty at Las Vegas Aces.

Boxing

10 p.m., Showtime — Claressa Shields vs. Hanna Gabriels and Christina Hammer vs. Tori Nelson in women's middleweight bouts from Detroit.

Football

7 p.m., ESPN2 — CFL: Winnipeg Blue Bombers at Montreal Alouettes.

Golf

5:30 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: BMW International Open from Pulheim, Germany.

12:30 p.m., Golf Channel — Champions: American Family Insurance Championship from Madison, Wis.

3:30 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: Travelers Championship from Cromwell.

6:30 p.m., Golf Channel — LPGA: NW Arkansas Championship from Rogers.

11 p.m., Golf Channel — Asian Tour: Korea Open from Cheonan, South Korea.

Hockey

7:30 p.m., NBCSN — NHL Draft from Dallas.

Horse Racing

8:30 a.m., NBCSN — Coronation Stakes and Commonwealth Cup from Ascot, England.

Soccer

8 a.m., FS1 — World Cup: Brazil vs. Costa Rica from St. Petersburg, Russia.

11 a.m., Ch. 61 — World Cup: Nigeria vs. Iceland from Volgograd, Russia.

2 p.m., Ch. 61 — World Cup: Serbia vs. Switzerland from Kaliningrad, Russia.

Talk Show

6:05 p.m., WICH (1310-AM) — Sports Talk with Bill Donovan.

Tennis

6 a.m., Tennis Channel — ATP: Gerry Weber Open from Halle, Germany; Queen's Club Championships from London.

Track & Field

11 p.m., NBCSN — USATF Outdoor Championships from Des Moines, Iowa. (taped today)

CT SUN

Dream hand Sun their fourth straight loss

The Connecticut Sun shot poorly, turned it over to many times, and were nearly doubled-up on free throw attempts as they lost their fourth straight game on Friday night, 75-70, to the Atlanta Dream.

Injured Sun head back on the road to face infirmed Dream

Chiney Ogwumike of the Sun, left, steals the ball from Elena Delle Donne of the Mystics in the second half of a WNBA game on June 13 at Mohegan Sun Arena. (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

The Connecticut Sun and Atlanta Dream have both been troubled by injuries of late. Sun post Chiney Ogwumike (knee) is probable for Friday's game at Atlanta and forward Alyssa Thomas is doubtful.