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NHL Roundup

Marco Scandella scored with 5:53 remaining as Minnesota rallied for three goals in the third period to beat Boston on Tuesday night.

NHL roundup

Patrice Bergeron earned his 500th point on the first of two assists and Tuukka Rask continued his mastery over Toronto as the Boston Bruins, in their first game without injured captain Zdeno Chara, defeated the Maple Leafs 4-1 Saturday night.

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UCONN

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COLLEGES

Michigan AD Brandon resigns under pressure

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Winston rallies Florida State past Louisville

Jameis Winston threw three touchdowns to offset a three-interception start and Dalvin Cook had two long scoring runs to help second-ranked Florida State rally for a 42-31 victory over Louisville on Thursday night.

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Local roundup: Ledyard's Hedman qualifies for New Englands

Ledyard's Bryce Hedman qualified for the New England Championships by placing 23rd in Friday's State Open boys' cross country championships at Wickham Park.

PROFESSIONAL

Cubs fire Renteria, then quickly hire Maddon

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San Francisco became the Valley of the Giants for the third time in five years Friday as tens of thousands of people lined the streets for a confetti and rain-soaked parade honoring the city’s World Series champions.

ON THE AIR

Auto Racing

11 a.m., FS1 - NASCAR Sprint Cup AAA Texas 500 practice from Fort Worth.

1 p.m., NBCSN - Formula One United States Grand Prix qualifying from Austin, Texas.

3:30 p.m., ESPN - NASCAR Nationwide O'Reilly Auto Parts Challenge from Fort Worth, Texas.

3 a.m. (Sunday), ESPN2 - NHRA Toyota Nationals qualifying from Las Vegas. (taped today)

Basketball

7:30 p.m., YES, WCBS (880-AM) - NBA: Brooklyn Nets at Detroit Pistons.

8 p.m., CSN - NBA: Boston Celtics at Houston Rockets.

8 p.m., WGN - NBA: Chicago Bulls at Minnesota Timberwolves.

Boxing

9 p.m., Showtime - Javier Fortuna vs. Abner Cotto in a super featherweight bout, Tomoki vs. Alejandro Hernandez in a bantamweight bout and Andrzej Fonfara vs. Doudou Ngumbu in a light heavyweight bout from Chicago.

Football

11:30 a.m., Ch. 3 - NCAA: Air Force at Army.

Noon, CBS Sports Network, WTIC (1080-AM) - NCAA: Central Florida at UConn.

Noon, ESPN - NCAA: Wisconsin at Rutgers.

Noon, ESPN2 - NCAA: Maryland at Penn State.

Noon, ESPNU - NCAA: Duke at Pittsburgh.

Noon, ESPNEWS - NCAA: East Carolina at Temple.

Noon, FS1 - NCAA: Oklahoma at Iowa State.

Noon, SNY - NCAA: Villanova at Richmond.

12:30 p.m., WCCT - NCAA: Boston College at Virginia Tech.

12:30 p.m., CPTV Sports - NCAA: Amherst at Trinity.

3 p.m., NESN - NCAA: North Carolina State at Syracuse.

3:30 p.m., Ch. 3 - NCAA: Florida vs. Georgia from Jacksonville, Fla.

3:30 p.m., Ch. 8 - NCAA: Texas Christian at West Virginia.

3:30 p.m., ESPN2 - NCAA: Purdue at Nebraska.

3:30 p.m., ESPNU - NCAA: Virginia at Georgia Tech.

3:30 p.m., MyTV9 - NCAA: James Madison at William & Mary.

3:30 p.m., SNY - NCAA: Harvard at Dartmouth.

4 p.m., FS1 - NCAA: Kansas at Baylor.

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

7 p.m., ESPN - NCAA: Auburn at Mississippi.

7 p.m., ESPNU - NCAA: Old Dominion at Vanderbilt.

7 p.m., WCCT - NCAA: Alabama-Birmingham at Florida Atlantic.

7:15 p.m., ESPN2 - NCAA: Arkansas at Mississippi State.

7:30 p.m., Ch. 61 - NCAA: Stanford at Oregon.

7:30 p.m., FS1 - NCAA: Texas at Texas Tech.

8 p.m., Ch. 3 - NCAA: Notre Dame vs. Navy from Landover, Md.

8 p.m., Ch. 8 - NCAA: Illinois at Ohio State.

10:30 p.m., ESPN - NCAA: Arizona at UCLA.

10:45 p.m., ESPN2 - NCAA: Wyoming at Fresno State.

11 p.m., FS1 - NCAA: Utah at Arizona State.

Golf

6 a.m., Golf Channel - European PGA: BMW Masters from Shanghai. (taped today)

4:30 p.m., Golf Channel - Champions: Charles Schwab Cup Championship from Scottsdale, Ariz.

11 p.m., Golf Channel - PGA: CIMB Classic from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

2 a.m. (Sunday), Golf Channel - LPGA: Taiwan Championship from Taipei. (taped today)

Hockey

7 p.m., NESN - NHL: Ottawa Senators at Boston Bruins.

7:05 p.m., WFAN (660-AM) - NHL: Columbus Blue Jackets at New Jersey Devils.

10:30 p.m., NBCSN - NHL: New York Islanders at San Jose Sharks.

Horse Racing

3:30 p.m., NBCSN - Breeders' Cup undercard from Arcadia, Calif.

8 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 - Breeders' Cup Classic from Arcadia, Calif.

Rugby

3:30 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 - U.S. Eagles vs. New Zealand All Blacks from Chicago.

Soccer

8:45 a.m., NBCSN - Premier League: Liverpool at Newcastle.

10:55 a.m., NBCSN - Premier League: Queens Park Rangers at Chelsea.

4 p.m., CSN - MLS playoffs: New England Revolution at Columbus Crew.

8 p.m., NBCSN - MLS playoffs: Los Angeles Galaxy at Real Salt Lake.

Tennis

9:30 a.m., Tennis Channel - ATP: BNP Paribas Masters from Paris.