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2015 NHL Playoffs: Ducks Beat Blackhawks 4-1 in Game 1

2015 NHL Playoffs: Ducks Beat Blackhawks 4-1 in Game 1

The Anaheim Ducks defended home ice and knocked off the Chicago Blackhawks by a score of 4-1 on Sunday afternoon in... Read »

May 17, 2015
Djokovic Beats Federer for Rome Title

Djokovic Beats Federer for Rome Title

Top-ranked Novak Djokovic bolstered his clay-court credentials a week ahead of Roland Garros with a convincing 6-4... Read »

May 17, 2015
Kyle Busch Finishes 6th in NASCAR Return

Kyle Busch Finishes 6th in NASCAR Return

Kyle Busch finished sixth Saturday night in the NASCAR Sprint All-Star race in his first event since breaking his... Read »

May 17, 2015
Hamlin Wins NASCAR All-Star Race

Hamlin Wins NASCAR All-Star Race

Denny Hamlin gave Joe Gibbs Racing its first victory in NASCAR's Sprint All-Star race by using clean air to hold off... Read »

May 17, 2015
Preakness Could Move to Sunday in 2016: Officials

Preakness Could Move to Sunday in 2016: Officials

There could come a time in the next few years when the Preakness is held on a Sunday at Laurel Park. Read »

May 16, 2015
Federer, Djokovic Rivalry Continues in Italian Open Final

Federer, Djokovic Rivalry Continues in Italian Open Final

Roger Federer will renew his rivalry with Novak Djokovic in the Italian Open final on Sunday, giving the 17-time... Read »

May 16, 2015
Derby Champ American Pharoah Wins Preakness in Driving Rain

Derby Champ American Pharoah Wins Preakness in Driving Rain

American Pharoah won the Preakness by seven lengths in driving rain Saturday, keeping alive his Triple Crown bid. Read »

May 16, 2015
Rangers Take Game 1 Against Lightning

Rangers Take Game 1 Against Lightning

Dominic Moore scored with 2:25 to play and the New York Rangers defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-1 Saturday in... Read »

May 16, 2015
American Pharoah Favored to Win Preakness

American Pharoah Favored to Win Preakness

American Pharoah won the Kentucky Derby, yet didn't look unbeatable, as he had in his previous races. Read »

May 16, 2015
What to Know About the French Open

What to Know About the French Open

The second of four annual Grand Slam tournaments in tennis -- the most prestigious individual competitions in the... Read »

May 21, 2015
Haley Rice Overcomes Tragedy

Haley Rice Overcomes Tragedy

UHart runner Haley Rice graduates on Sunday with a psychology degree, but for the Albany native, her life's crusade... Watch »

May 15, 2015
Racing in Their Bones: Behind Top Jockeys' Dynasties

Racing in Their Bones: Behind Top Jockeys' Dynasties

Javier Castellano would never have been a jockey if his father had had his way. Abel Castellano rode horses for... Read »

May 15, 2015
Griner, Johnson Suspended for 7 Games

Griner, Johnson Suspended for 7 Games

Phoenix Mercury standout player Brittney Griner and fellow WNBA player Glory Johnson have been suspended after their... Read »

May 15, 2015
Boatright Looking to Impress at NBA Combine

Boatright Looking to Impress at NBA Combine

Ryan Boatright is the latest in a long line of outstanding point guards to make their way through UConn. Read »

May 15, 2015
Former Husky McCombs Signs With Argos

Former Husky McCombs Signs With Argos

Earlier this week, former UConn center Alex Mateas was the first overall pick in the 2015 CFL Draft. Read »

May 15, 2015
Goodell to Hear Brady Suspension Appeal

Goodell to Hear Brady Suspension Appeal

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said Thursday night he will personally hear the suspension appeal of Super Bowl MVP... Read »

May 15, 2015
Southington Softball Team Defeats Farmington 42-0

Southington Softball Team Defeats Farmington 42-0

Southington High School’s softball team remains the top team in the state, with a 42-0 win over Farmington on... Watch »

May 14, 2015
Nadal:

Nadal: "Obviously Today I'm Not as Good as I (Was)"

After a decade at or near the top of tennis, Rafael Nadal can accept that he's no longer dominating. "Obviously... Read »

May 14, 2015
Djokovic Tested by Bellucci, Makes Italian Open Quarterfinals

Djokovic Tested by Bellucci, Makes Italian Open Quarterfinals

Top-ranked Novak Djokovic fought back from a set down to pull out a 5-7, 6-2, 6-3 win over Brazilian qualifier... Read »

May 14, 2015
Weekend Soccer in Argentina Called Off After Player's Death

Weekend Soccer in Argentina Called Off After Player's Death

All professional soccer matches in Argentina this weekend have been called off out of respect for a fourth-division... Read »

May 14, 2015

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