NHL roundup


Alex Khokhlachev scored the winner in the seventh round of a shootout in his second NHL game, leading the Boston Bruins over the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-3 Friday night.

Rangers' Talbot shuts out Flyers 2-0 for first win

Cam Talbot made 31 saves for his first win of the season and fourth career NHL shutout, and the New York Rangers snapped a three-game losing streak with a 2-0 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Wednesday night.

NHL roundup

Tuukka Rask made 33 saves for his first shutout of the season and the Boston Bruins snapped a six-game home losing streak against St. Louis with a 2-0 win over the Blues on Tuesday night.

COLUMNS

Dinner for a cause highlights Turkey Day rivalry

Food and football, aside from riding the same alliterative boat, are among the co-stars of...

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Bruins rebound against Hurricanes

The Boston Bruins aren’t ready to let two embarrassing losses fade completely out of their minds with one victory.

Kessel leads Maple Leafs past Bruins

Phil Kessel scored twice, and the Toronto Maple Leafs netted four goals during a nine-minute stretch to chase Vezina Trophy-winner Tuukka Rask and rout the Boston Bruins 6-1 on Wednesday night.

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Mats Zuccarello scored the first of New York's three first-period goals, Henrik Lundqvist made 33 saves for his third shutout of the season, and the New York Rangers snapped the Pittsburgh Penguins' seven-game winning streak with a 5-0 victory on...

UCONN

UConn advances to Puerto Rico Tip-Off tourney title game

Last season, UConn was mostly unproven and unnoticed until the Huskies peaked late and won the NCAA title.

Huskies still trying to clean up the mess

When the season ends in a few weeks, UConn should be closer to where it wants to ultimately be.

COLLEGES

The Game finally has some buzz

Harvard has beaten Yale seven times in a row and in 12 of the last 13 years, temporarily draining much of the luster from one of college football’s oldest rivalries. But this year, for the eighth time in the history of The Game, both teams are...

Local roundup: Alvarez, Anderson lead Coast Guard men's hoop to win

Junior Kevin Alvarez hit a game-winning basket from the corner with 12.9 seconds left as the Coast Guard Academy men’s basketball team edged Roger Williams 55-54 in Wednesday’s home opener.

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Saturday's schedule

FOOTBALLCollegeCincinnati at UConn, 8 p.m.

Local roundup: UConn earns return trip to NCAA field hockey final

College Park, Md. - Defending champion UConn advanced to the finals of the NCAA Division I field hockey tournament on Friday with a 1-0 victory over Albany.

PROFESSIONAL

NFL roundup

Adrian Peterson’s hearing for the appeal of his suspension will be held on Dec. 2. And it will not be in front of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.

Bills back on practice field at Lions’ facility

After days of cabin fever, the Buffalo Bills were finally able to practice.

ON THE AIR

Auto Racing

1 a.m. (Sunday), NBCSN - Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix qualifying from United Arab Emirates. (taped today)

Basketball

7 p.m., SNY - NCAA men: Nebraska at Rhode Island.

8:30 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) - NBA: Brooklyn Nets at San Antonio Spurs.

Football

Noon, ESPN - NCAA: Minnesota at Nebraska.

Noon, ESPN2 - NCAA: Penn State at Illinois.

Noon, ESPNU - NCAA: Northwestern at Purdue.

Noon, ESPNEWS - NCAA: SMU at Central Florida.

Noon, FS1 - NCAA: Kansas at Oklahoma.

Noon, SNY - NCAA: Elon at James Madison.

12:30 p.m., NBCSN - NCAA: Yale at Harvard.

12:30 p.m., Ch. 20 - Virginia Tech at Wake Forest.

2 p.m., ESPN Classic - NCAA: Bethune-Cookman vs. Florida A&M from Orlando, Fla.

3:30 p.m., Ch. 3 - NCAA: Mississippi at Arkansas.

3:30 p.m., Ch. 8 - NCAA: Boston College at Florida State.

3:30 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 - NCAA: Louisville at Notre Dame.

3:30 p.m., ESPN - NCAA: Arizona at Utah.

3:30 p.m., ESPN2 - NCAA: Wisconsin at Iowa.

3:30 p.m., ESPNU - NCAA: Syracuse at Pittsburgh.

3:30 p.m., NBCSN - NCAA: New Hampshire at Maine.

3:30 p.m., YES - NCAA: Georgia State at Clemson.

3:30 p.m., Ch. 20 - Florida International at North Texas.

4 p.m., FS1 - NCAA: Stanford at California.

4 p.m., ESPNEWS - NCAA: South Florida at Memphis.

7 p.m., ESPN2 - NCAA: Miami at Virginia

7 p.m., ESPNU - NCAA: Samford at Auburn.

7:30 p.m., Ch. 61 - NCAA: Oklahoma State at Baylor.

7:30 p.m., ESPN - NCAA: Missouri at Tennessee.

7:30 p.m., NBCSN - NCAA: Richmond at William & Mary.

8 p.m. CBS Sports Network, WTIC (1080-AM) - NCAA: Cincinnati at UConn.

8 p.m., Ch. 8 - NCAA: Southern Cal at UCLA.

10:15 p.m., ESPN2 - NCAA: Boise State at Wyoming.

10:30 p.m., ESPNU - NCAA: Fresno State at Nevada.

Golf

1:30 p.m., Golf Channel - LPGA Tour Championship from Naples, Fla.

9:30 p.m., Golf Channel - Australasia PGA: Australian Masters from Melbourne.

2:30 a.m. (Sunday), Golf Channel - European PGA Tour Championship from Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Hockey

7 p.m., NESN - NHL: Montreal Canadiens at Boston Bruins.

10:05 p.m., WCBS (880-AM) - NHL: New Jersey Devils at Calgary Flames.

Soccer

9:55 a.m., NBCSN - Premier League: West Bromwich at Chelsea.

12:30 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 - Premier League: Arsenal vs. Manchester United from London.

Tennis

9:30 a.m., Tennis Channel - Davis Cup: France vs. Switzerland in final from Lille, France.