Cavs beat Celtics 113-100 in Game 1 of NBA playoff series


Kyrie Irving scores 30 in playoff debut, LeBron adds 20 as Cavs down Celtics 113-100 in Game 1

Harvey, banged-up Mets hold on for eighth straight win

Harvey wins, banged-up Mets hold off Marlins 7-6 for 8th straight despite 2 costly injuries

Local colleges: Mitchell baseball team completes three-game sweep of Lesley

Rafael Garcia had three hits and drove in three runs as first-place Mitchell College completed a three-game weekend baseball sweep of Lesley University with a 6-2 victory Sunday in the New England Collegiate Conference.

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HIGH SCHOOL

Griswold softball joins Medium Division race with win over Stonington

Shay Sauvageau singled home Meghan Davis with the winning run with two outs in the bottom of the eighth inning and the Griswold High School softball team edged Stonington 7-6 in the ECC Medium Division.

High school lacrosse: Old Lyme girls rout Morgan 17-8

Sydney Cowell scored five goals to lift Old Lyme High School past Morgan, 17-8, in a Shoreline Conference girls' lacrosse game Thursday afternoon.

High school baseball roundup: Dewaine lifts Montville past Waterford for key ECC Medium Division win

Buddy Dewaine was the winning pitcher and homered as Montville beat Waterford 1-0 in an Eastern Connecticut Conference Medium Division baseball game Wednesday.

LOCAL ROUNDUP

H.S. roundup: Marceau earns the 'triple' crown for Fitch baseball in 3-2 victory

Justin Marceau tripled and scored on a fielder's choice by Ryan Stanford in the seventh inning Saturday as the Fitch High School baseball team edged La Salle Academy 3-2.

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Sunday's local college games

Local colleges: CGA men earn program's first NEWMAC lacrosse win

Coast Guard Academy earned its first conference win in program history by defeating Emerson 18-4 in a New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference men's lacrosse match Saturday.

UCONN

UConn men add Cornell transfer Miller

The UConn men's basketball program picked up a major commitment Saturday afternoon when Shonn Miller, a fifth-year transfer from Cornell, announced he will complete his athletic eligibility with the Huskies next season.

Seattle selects Mosqueda-Lewis No. 3 overall

They were mere numbers for Kaleena Mosqueda Lewis – would she go second, third, whatever – but there were major questions Thursday night at the WNBA Draft for Kiah Stokes.

COLLEGES

Big Ten's Delany lays out plan for freshman ineligibility

Big Ten's Delany offers freshman ineligibility plan, decries imbalance with academics

Duke guard Tyus Jones latest Blue Devil to enter NBA draft

Duke guard Tyus Jones latest Blue Devils freshman to declare that he's entering the NBA draft

Montville's Tyler Contillo on a hot streak at Wheaton

Former Montville High School standout Tyler Contillo is fueling the success of the Wheaton College baseball team.

PROFESSIONAL

Yankees complete sweep of the Rays

The New York Yankees completed their best trip to Tampa Bay in a decade with their first sweep this season.

Djokovic captures Monte Carlo title

Even when Novak Djokovic doesn't play very well, he manages to win titles. Despite hitting 38 unforced errors in a back-and forth match, the top-ranked Serb won the first big clay-court tournament of the season with a 7-5, 4-6, 6-3 win over Tomas...

Furyk (63) ends five-year drought with playoff win

Jim Furyk had gone 100 starts without winning, a stretch that gnawed at his psyche and challenged his confidence.

Major League Baseball roundup

Jose Abreu hit a grand slam, Adam LaRoche added a three-run homer and four RBIs, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Detroit Tigers 12-3 on Saturday.

CT SUN

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.

Sun select Duke's Williams with fourth overall pick

The Connecticut Sun drafted Duke post fourth overall in Thursday night's WNBA Draft and also acquired veteran point guard Jasmine Thomas in a trade with the Atlanta Dream.

ON THE AIR

Auto Racing

10:30 a.m., NBCSN — Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix from Sakhir.

1 p.m., Ch. 61 — NASCAR Sprint Cup Food City 500 from Bristol, Tenn.

3 p.m., NBCSN — Indy Lights Grand Prix of Long Beach (Calif.). (taped today)

4 p.m., NBCSN — IndyCar Grand Prix of Long Beach (Calif.).

Baseball

1 p.m., MyTV9, WFAN (660-AM) — MLB: New York Yankees at Tampa Bay Rays.

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

1:30 p.m., NESN, WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Baltimore Orioles at Boston Red Sox.

8 p.m., ESPN — MLB: Cincinnati Reds at St. Louis Cardinals.

Basketball

3 p.m., Ch. 8 — NBA playoffs: Boston Celtics at Cleveland Cavaliers.

5:30 p.m., YES, TNT, WFAN (660-AM) — NBA playoffs: Brooklyn Nets at Atlanta Hawks.

8 p.m., TNT — NBA playoffs: Portland Trail Blazers at Memphis Grizzlies.

10:30 p.m., TNT — NBA playoffs: San Antonio Spurs at Los Angeles Clippers.

Golf

6 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: Shenzhen International from China. (taped today)

1 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: The Heritage from Hilton Head Island, S.C.

3 p.m., Ch. 3 — PGA: The Heritage from Hilton Head Island, S.C.

3 p.m., Golf Channel — Champions: Greater Gwinnett Championship from Duluth, Ga.

Hockey

Noon, Chs. 10, 30 — NHL playoffs:Washington Capitals at New York Islanders.

3 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — NHL playoffs: Nashville Predators at Chicago Blackhawks.

7 p.m., NBCSN — NHL playoffs: Montreal Canadiens at Ottawa Senators.

10 p.m., NBCSN — NHL playoffs: Vancouver Canucks at Calgary Flames.

Motorcycle Racing

12:30 p.m., FS1 — MotoGP World Championship Grand Prix of Argentina from Santiago del Estero.

Soccer

8:25 a.m., NBCSN — Premier League: West Ham at Manchester City.

8:30 a.m., FS1 — FA Cup: Aston Villa vs. Liverpool from London.

5 p.m., ESPN2 — MLS: New England Revolution at Philadelphia Union.

7 p.m., FS1, WFAN (660-AM) — MLS: Portland Timbers at New York City FC.

Softball

3 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: Oregon at Stanford.

Tennis

6 a.m., Tennis Channel — ATP: Monte Carlo Masters from Monaco.