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Bruins Blank Red Wings for Series Lead

Tuukka Rask finished with a 23-save shutout to give the Boston Bruins a 3-0 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday night for a 2-1 playoff series lead.

Jacoby Ellsbury Enjoys His Return to Fenway as a Yankee

Jacoby Ellsbury doubled, tripled, drove in two runs and made a sliding catch in his return to Fenway Park, helping the New York Yankees and Masahiro Tanaka beat the Boston Red Sox 9-3 on Tuesday night.

North Kingstown Remains Unbeaten in Volleyball by Stopping East Providence Video included

The North Kingstown Skippers lost the first set to East Providence, but then swept the next three to beat the Townies 3 to 1.  NK remains unbeaten while EP drops to 5 and 2.

Brown Holds Off Bryant to Win Ocean State Cup in Lacrosse Video included

Brown opened a 9-2 lead at the half and held off a late Bryant challenge to earn a 13-11 win over the Bulldogs in a non-league game at Stevenson Field, capturing the Ocean State Cup for the second straight season in the battle of Rhode Island lacrosse supremacy.

PawSox Allow 6-Runs in the 7th, Victorino 0 for 4, 3 K's Video included

The Rochester Red Wings sent 12 batters to the plate and scored six runs in the seventh inning to make up a 5-1 deficit en route to a 7-5 win over the Pawtucket Red Sox Tuesday night in front of 3,070 fans at McCoy Stadium in the opener of a four-game series. 

American Man Wins Boston Marathon, Jeptoo Repeats as Women's Winner

American Meb Keflezighi has won the Boston Marathon, a year after a bombing at the finish line left three dead and more than 260 people injured. Keflezighi is a former New York City Marathon champion and Olympic medalist. He ran the 26.2 miles from Hopkinton to the finish on Boylston Street in Boston's Back Bay on Monday in 2 hours, 8 minutes, 37 seconds.

Red Sox Rally Falls Short Against Orioles

The Baltimore Orioles scored six runs off Clay Buchholz in the third inning then held on to spoil Boston's Patriots' Day morning game a year after the Boston Marathon bombings with a 7-6 win over the Red Sox on Monday.

PawSox Get Win as Middlebrooks and Victorino Rehab at McCoy

Pawtucket scored the tying and winning runs on a crazy wild pitch in the sixth inning and three relievers held the lead with four scoreless innings as the PawSox defeated the Buffalo Bisons, 4–3, Monday night. Shane Victorino (1–for–4) and Will Middlebrooks (0–for–3, 2 strikeouts) each played a portion of the contest for Pawtucket as part of a MLB injury rehab assignment.

Bruins Dominate Red Wings For Game Two Win, Tie Playoff Series At 1-1

Justin Florek and Reilly Smith scored in a three-minute span in the first period and the Boston Bruins evened their playoff series with a 4-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings in the Game 2 on Sunday.

Red Sox Rally For Walk-Off Win Over Orioles

Dustin Pedroia scored from third on left fielder David Lough's throwing error with two outs in the ninth inning, lifting the Boston Red Sox to a 6-5 comback win over Baltimore Orioles on Sunday night.

Quinn's Home Run Leads URI Baseball To Walk-Off Win Over George Mason Video included

Rhode Island (7-27, 3-10) rallied back from a 6-2 deficit, scoring four runs in the seventh to even the game at 6-6 and set up Pat Quinn's game-winning blast in the bottom of the ninth. It marked the Rams' third walk-off win of the season as URI also rallied back to beat Marshall and Sacred Heart in the bottom of the ninth.

Brown Baseball Drops Doubleheader To Dartmouth Video included

Sophomore Noah Shulman (Merrick, N.Y.) collected three hits on the day, but the Brown baseball team dropped both ends of a doubleheader to Dartmouth, 7-0 and 3-2, on Sunday to split the weekend series at Murray Stadium.

Four Runs In 12th Inning Help Yankees Past Rays

Dean Anna drew a bases-loaded walk on a full-count pitch with two outs and Carlos Beltran followed with a two-run single during a four-run 12th inning as the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-1 on Sunday.

LaSalle, North Providence, Juanita Sanchez Win Division Titles

The LaSalle Rams held off North Kingstown to win the Division I Championship, 62 to 53 at PC's
Alumni Hall.  Keon Wilson and Mike McCourt each scored 14.

Chris Corin scoring 21 points, including a basket late, to help North Providence beat Barrington, 55-51, for the Division II title.

Juanita Sanchez, powered by Miguel Prieto's 31 points, cruising past Mt. Hope, 82-66, to win the Division III crown.

Ortiz, Holt Come Up With Timely Hits In Red Sox WIn Over Orioles

Brock Holt hit a tiebreaking triple in the seventh inning and scored on Jonathan Herrera's suicide squeeze, lifting the Boston Red Sox over the Baltimore Orioles 4-2 on Saturday.

Victorino Rehabs In Pawtucket, PawSox Split Doubleheader With Bisons

Christian Vazquez's 9th-inning RBI single gave Pawtucket a 1-0 victory in game one, but Matt Tuiasosopo's two-run home run in the sixth provided the difference in Buffalo's 3-2 win in the nightcap as the PawSox and Bisons split a twin bill on Saturday afternoon in front of 4,213 fans at McCoy Stadium.

URI Football Finishes Up Spring With Blue-White Game Video included

The URI football team finishing up its spring program Saturday with the annual Blue-White game. On the defensive side of the ball, Donovan Walker was one of the many Rams to impress, taking back an interception for a touchdown. On offense, redshirt freshman Luke Casey had two rushing touchdowns and another in the air. He went 9-for-13 for 81 yards passing.

Lucic Fined By NHL For Spearing In Game One Against Red Wings

Boston forward Milan Lucic has been fined $5,000 for spearing Detroit defenseman Danny DeKeyser during their opening playoff game. Lucic was fined by the NHL on Saturday for spearing DeKeyser in the second period of the Red Wings' 1-0 victory Friday night. No penalty was called on the play. The money goes to the Players' Emergency Assistance Fund.

Shuttleworth Holds Strong To Help Revs To Tie With Fire

New England Revolution goalkeeper Bobby Shuttleworth stopped Juan Luis Anangono's penalty kick in the first minute of stoppage time Saturday to preserve a 1-1 draw with the Chicago Fire, who matched a Major League Soccer record with their sixth straight tie.

Rays Bats Power Past Yankees

Ryan Hanigan homered twice and had six RBIs, and Chris Archer continued his dominance over the Yankees as the Tampa Bay Rays routed New York 16-1 on Saturday night.

PawSox Take 7-0 Lead, Then Hold on to Beat Red Wings

Pawtucket jumped out to a 7-0 lead after 3 ½ innings then saw Rochester score six unanswered runs, but the PawSox held on for a 7-6 win over the Red Wings Wednesday afternoon in a game played with wind chills in the high 20s at Frontier Field.

P-Bruins Clinch Playoff Spot with Win Over Monarchs Video included

The Providence Bruins defeated the Manchester Monarchs by a final score of 2-1 tonight to clinch a playoff berth in this year's Calder Cup playoffs. Matt Fraser scored for the P-Bruins while Niklas Svedberg made 16 saves.

PawSox Beaten by Bisons at McCoy

The Buffalo Bisons sent ten batters to the plate and scored five times in the top of the eighth to earn a come-from-behind 7-3 victory over the Pawtucket Red Sox Friday night in the opener of a four-game series before 1,650 fans at chilly McCoy Stadium.

Alex Sowa Running Boston Marathon For Spaulding Rehabilitation Network Video included

Those running the Boston Marathon Monday will have the victims and families of last year's bombings in mind and heart. One of those many runners is Alex Sowa, who'll be running for the charity Spaulding Rehabilitation Network. ABC6 Sports Director Ken Bell has the story.

Victorino Heading to Pawtucket, PawSox Split Doubleheader With Rochester Video included

Reports saying Red Sox outfielder Shane Victorino will rehab with the PawSox this weekend on his way back to Boston. He will reportedly play Saturday in the home doubleheader at McCoy Stadium.

Heiker Meneses's two-out RBI single in the 11th inning gave Pawtucket a 2-1 victory in game one, but Yohan Pino tossed a two-hit shutout during a 2-0 win in the nightcap as the PawSox and Rochester Red Wings split a twin bill on Thursday afternoon at Frontier Field.

East Greenwich Hangs On For Boys Lacrosse Win Over Cumberland Video included

The East Greenwich boys lacrosse team hanging on Thursday to beat Cumberland, 8-6. Brendan Jordan had five goals for the Avengers in the win.

Coventry Hands Mount St. Charles First Loss In Boys Volleyball Video included

The defending state champions from Coventry handing Mount St. Charles its first loss of the season in boys volleyball Thursday, three sets to one.

Reports: Preston Murphy Leaving URI For Boston College

Multiple reports Thursday saying URI associate men's basketball coach Preston Murphy will leave the Rams to work for Boston College. The Eagles are now under the guidance of the recently hired Jim Christian, a former URI player himself.

Bradley leads Red Sox past White Sox in 14 innings

Jackie Bradley Jr. hit a two-run double off Chicago infielder Leury Garcia in the top of the 14th inning and the Boston Red Sox outlasted the White Sox 6-4 in a game that lasted 5 hours and 17 minutes Wednesday night. 

LaSalle Opens Defense of State Lacrosse Title With Win Over Hawks Video included

The defending state champion LaSalle Rams defeated the Hendricken Hawks 16 to 7 on a cold night for lacrosse in Providence.

Townies Trump Thunderbolts in Boys Volleyball Video included

East Providence pulled out the brooms on Cranston East, the Townies sweeping the Thunderbolts 3-0 in volleyball on Tuesday night.

LaSalle Girls Beat Cumberland in Lacrosse, Tolman Sweeps Classical in Volleyball Video included

The LaSalle girls defeated Cumberland 16 to 4 in lacrosse.

The Tolman boys pulled out the brooms on Classical in volleyball.

Boston Bruins Announce First Round Playoff Schedule

The Boston Bruins announced today, April 13, their preliminary game,
practice and media availability schedule for the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoff series against
the Detroit Red Wings.

Manchester Scores In Third Period To Beat Providence Bruins Video included

The Providence Bruins fell to the Manchester Monarchs today at the Dunkin' Donuts Center by a final score of 3-2 . The P-Bruins got goals from Alexander Fallstrom and Nick Johnson, while Malcolm Subban made 17 saves.

PawSox Outlast Bisons In Extra Innings Video included

Pawtucket rallied for two runs in the top of the twelfth and six hurlers combined on a 12-inning three-hitter as the PawSox defeated the Buffalo Bisons, 7-5, in a four-hour marathon Sunday afternoon at Coca-Cola Field to salvage a split in the four-game series.

CCSU Sneaks Past Bryant Baseball Video included

Sophomore right-hander Kyle Wilcox (Sandy Hook, Conn.) struck out a career-high nine batters but Central Connecticut scored three unearned runs to hand the Bryant University baseball team a 3-1 defeat on Sunday afternoon at Conaty Park.

Warwick Vets Holds Off Toll Gate, Scituate Comes Back To Beat Central Video included

An eight-run first inning helping Warwick Vets knock off Toll Gate in high school baseball, 8-6. Scituate coming back from an 8-0 deficit to beat Central, 9-8.

Providence College Hosts First Track & Field Meet At New Facility Video included

Providence College Track & Field hosting its first home meet at the new Ray Treacy track. Stony Brook and Bryant also participating in the first ever Friar Invitational.

Butler Home Run Too Late As PawSox Fall To Bisons Video included

Buffalo starting pitcher Liam Hendriks retired 17 of the 18 batters he faced in a dominant outing and the Bisons held off a late rally to beat the Pawtucket Red Sox, 3-2, Saturday afternoon at Coca-Cola Field to win their second straight in the four-game series.

URI Sports Teams Get Major Upgrade with New Strength and Fitness Facility Video included

The University of Rhode Island held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new Ryan Family Student-Athlete Center (RFSAC) on Friday, April 11 inside the new facility.

The ribbon cutting ceremony included Tom and Cathy Ryan, lead donors for for the critically important project.  The Ryan's, along with close to 200 donors, contributed over $2.5 million dollars for the facility.

Providence College Dedicates New Ray Treacy Track Video included

Providence College dedicating the new Ray Treacy Track on Friday night. The new facility is named after the long time coach at PC. The Friars will host their first ever home meet on Saturday.

Trotman's Overtime Goal Lifts Providence Bruins Past Norfolk Video included

The Providence Bruins defeated the Norfolk Admirals tonight in overtime by a final score of 2-1. The P-Bruins received goals from Chris Casto and Zach Trotman. Malcolm Subban made 23 saves.

Portsmouth's Daniel Kehew Working Toward NFL Dream Video included

When Portsmouth's Daniel Kehew decided to go to Salve Regina University, he thought his chances of being a baseball player were good. But it's his football talent that's been noticed recently, and now, the offensive lineman is getting closer to making an NFL dream a reality. ABC6 sports reporter Nick Coit has more.

North Kingstown Takes Down Coventry In Boys Volleyball Video included

The North Kingstown boys volleyball team beating defending State Champion Coventry, three sets to one, on Thursday.

Tolman Boys Volleyball Holds Serve At Home By Beating Shea Video included

The Tolman boys volleyball team beating Shea, three sets to one, in Division II action Wednesday. The Tigers bouncing back from dropping the first set.

Sousa's Big Day At The Plate Lifts Syracuse Past PawSox Video included

Starter Danny Rosenbaum tossed 6.2 shutout innings and centerfielder Steven Souza drove home five runs as the Syracuse Chiefs shut out the Pawtucket Red Sox, 7-0, Wednesday afternoon in front of 3,025 fans at McCoy Stadium to avoid being swept in the three-game series.

Rebels Hand Avengers 1st Lacrosse Loss in More Than Two Years

South Kingstown upset 3-time state champion East Greenwich, 8 to 5 in boys lacrosse.  The Rebels hand the Avengers their first loss in more than two years.

Mt. St. Charles Beats Cranston East in Volleyball

Mt. St. Charles remained unbeaten in boys volleyball after beating Cranston East, 3 to 1.

North Providence Plays First Ever Lacrosse Game, Hosting Warwick Vets

The North Providence Cougars made history on Monday night.  The Cougars played their first ever lacrosse game, hosting Warwick Vets.

The Cougars played well, tying the game with under five minutes to play.  The Hurricanes broke the tie on a goal by Ryan Locke with just over six minutes left in the game.  Vets wins, 6 to 5.

Rupp Homer Helps IronPigs Earn Series Split With PawSox

Cameron Rupp's two-run home run in the sixth completed a comeback from an early 3-0 deficit and the Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs held on to defeat the Pawtucket Red Sox, 5-4, Sunday afternoon in front of 3,073 fans at McCoy Stadium to salvage a split in the season-opening four-game series.

RI Affiliated & Hoop Elite Host Northeast Basketball Showcase

Some of the top high school basketball players in the area with a chance to show off their skills at Juanita Sanchez in Providence. RI Affiliated and Hoop Elite hosting a Northeast Showcase, also giving players a chance to receive valuable instruction.

Distasio's One-Hit Gem Leads URI Baseball Past Fordham

Rhode Island (6-20, 2-5) first got on the board in the bottom of the third when Jonathan Nazarko worked an 0-2 count full and then drove a ball through the left side for a leadoff single. Nazarko then stole second and advanced to third on a sacrifice bunt by RJ Warnock before crossing the plate on a sac-fly by Tim Caputo.

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