NHL roundup

Martin St. Louis and Rick Nash scored 4 seconds apart late in the second period, tying a New York Rangers record, and Henrik Lundqvist made 33 saves Sunday in a 4-0 victory over the San Jose Sharks.

NHL roundup

Niklas Svedberg made 32 saves in his first NHL shutout, and Boston beat Buffalo on Saturday night.

NHL roundup

Canadiens 6, Bruins 4


Dr. I now a fan of the bunt

Idle Thoughts, while waiting for college hoops, TBS to stop broadcasting baseball forever and...



Krejci, Smith lead Bruins past Red Wings in SO

David Krejci and Reilly Smith, the only two players to beat Jimmy Howard in 65 minutes dominated by Boston, both scored again in the shootout to give the Boston Bruins a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Wednesday night.

Briere’s goal beats clock, Avs beat Bruins 2-1

Daniel Briere scored off a rebound with less than a second left in the third period to lift the Colorado Avalanche to a 2-1 win over the Boston Bruins on Monday in a matchup of two teams struggling offensively.

NHL roundup

Islanders 4, Hurricanes 3


Vann tackling a leadership role for UConn football

In his first full season as a starter, linebacker Marquise Vannís role on the UConn football team is expanding, as he ranks fifth in the American Athletic Conference in tackles and first on the team with 56 for an average of 9.3 per game.

Huskies bring out past, present, future stars

Storrs - UConn celebrated a bit more than usual during its annual First Night event Friday, which traditionally marks the start of the new college basketball season. The school dedicated a new $40 million basketball practice...


Local college roundup: UConn women's soccer tops No. 18 Central Florida

Senior Julie Hubbard blasted a 25-yard goal in the 66th minute to lead the UConn women’s soccer team to a 1-0 upset over No. 18 University of Central Florida on Sunday afternoon on senior day at Joseph J. Morrone Stadium.

Pick play calls tough to call for officials

The pick play is one of most effective and difficult-to-defend in football. A seemingly obvious case came Saturday night, when an offensive pass interference penalty wiped out what appeared to be a last-second, game-winning touchdown by No. 5 Notre...


Monday's schedule

SOCCERHigh School boysStonington at Fitch, 3:45 p.m.


Giants are playing better, but still face a 1-2 mark in NFC East after loss to Dallas

Quarterback Eli Manning and the New York Giants go into their bye week feeling as though they played a better game. They still have consecutive losses to the two teams ahead of them in the NFC East after a 31-21 defeat at the division-leading Dallas...

Golf roundup

Ben Martin made a 45-foot eagle putt on the 16th hole that sent him to his first PGA Tour victory Sunday in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open.



7:30 p.m., YES - NBA preseason: Philadelphia 76ers at Brooklyn Nets.


8:30 p.m., ESPN, WFAN (660-AM) - NFL: Houston Texans at Pittsburgh Steelers.


2:55 p.m., NBCSN - Premier League: Manchester United at West Bromwich.

7:30 p.m., FS1 - Women: United States vs. Haiti in World Cup qualifier from Washington, D.C.


7:30 a.m., Tennis Channel - WTA Championship from Singapore.

12:30 p.m., Tennis Channel - ATP: Swiss Indoors from Basel, Switzerland.