Lundqvist (38 saves) helps Rangers get even with 5-1 win in Game 4

Lundqvist rebounds, Nash scores twice to help Rangers beat Lightning 5-1 in Game 4

ECC boys' tennis tournament pairings

Following is a list of singles and doubles pairings, along with the schedule, for the upcoming Eastern Connecticut Conference boys' tennis tournament, which will be held May 26-29 at Waterford and New London high schools.

Diarra is UConn men's first commit for 2016

Mamadou Diarra always considered UConn his dream school.




Defending champion Alex Zuczek is top seed for ECC boys' tennis tournament

Defending singles champion Alex Zuczek of St. Bernard School is the top seed for the upcoming Eastern Connecticut Conference boys' tennis tournament, which begins on Tuesday on Waterford and New London high schools.

H.S. roundup: Pinto, Sefransky lead Fitch girls' lacrosse past Bacon

Mae Sefransky scored eight goals and Michelina Pinto added five goals and three assists as the Fitch High School girls' lacrosse team finished the regular season with an 18-12 win over Bacon Academy in the Eastern Connecticut Conference Large...

H.S. baseball: Montville seeded No. 1 for ECC tournament

Montville High School has earned the No. 1 seed for the upcoming Eastern Connecticut Conference baseball tournament, which begins on Wednesday at Dodd Stadium in Norwich.


Saturday's schedule

Today's local and college schedule

Avery Point begins play in NJCAA World Series on Saturday

UConn-Avery Point scored its first victory before playing its NJCAA Division II World Series opener. The Pointers safely completed the long bus ride from Groton to Enid, Okla.

Friday's Schedule

Friday's local college and high school games.



North Carolina receives NCAA notice of allegations in academic case

UNC receives notice of allegations from NCAA in probe connected to academic fraud scandal

UConn rallies late to reach AAC baseball tournament semifinals

Joe DeRoche-Duffin's two-run homer capped a five-run eighth inning rally that lifted UConn to a dramatic 7-6 victory over Tulane in an elimination game at the American Athletic Conference baseball tournament on Friday.

It's the week of a lifetime for Coast Guard's Gollin

Coast Guard's Beth Gollin will cap her outstanding career by participating in her third straight NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championship. She begins competition today in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at St. Lawrence University.


James leads Cavs to 94-82 win over Hawks, 2-0 series lead

LeBron James scored 30 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers took total command of the Eastern Conference final even without injured star Kyrie Irving, routing the Atlanta Hawks 94-82 on Friday night for a 2-0 lead with the series heading to Ohio.

Early misplays hurt Yankees, late rally vs. Texas falls short

Prince Fielder launched two long homers, drove in four runs and helped the Texas Rangers hold off the New York Yankees 10-9 Friday night for their third straight win.

Angels pound Red Sox 12-5

Chris Iannetta and Erick Aybar homered in the Angels' nine-run fifth inning, and Albert Pujols also hit a home run on Friday night to lead Los Angeles to a 12-5 victory over the Boston Red Sox.

Cole outduels Syndergaard, Pirates top Mets 4-1

Gerrit Cole struck out 10 over 8 1-3 dominant innings to outduel New York Mets rookie Noah Syndergaard and lift the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 4-1 win Friday night.


Hightower will start the season on the sideline for the injury-prone Connecticut Sun

The Connecticut Sun begin this year without their three best players and a reserve due to injury, coming off one of the worst years in franchise history (13-21) and their second straight losing season.

Sun trade Jones' rights to Lynx

The Connecticut Sun traded exclusive negotiating rights to forward Asjha Jones to the Minnesota Lynx on Wednesday in exchange for a second round pick in the 2016 WNBA Draft.