March 24, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

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Lisbon comes back to beat Bucksport

WINSLOW The Lisbon High School Unified basketball team finally has its Gold Ball. The third time was the charm. More...

Lightning zap fading Bruins, 6-3

BOSTON   Nikita Kucherov helped the Tampa Bay Lightning get a big win in the playoff push. More...

Brady’s Super Bowl jerseys returned to New England Patriots

BOSTON   Tom Brady’s stolen Super Bowl jerseys are back with the New England Patriots. More...

Top-seeded Gonzaga survives West Virginia

WEST REGION

SAN JOSE, Calif. Jevon Carter fired up two potential tying 3-pointers only to see them go off-target and Gonzaga didn’t allow West Virginia to get off a third. More...

Xavier knocks off Arizona

SAN JOSE, Calif. Not long after losing to Arizona’s Sean Miller at the 2015 NCAA Tournament, Xavier coach Chris Mack jokingly said his friend should let him win the next one. This was no gift between former colleagues. More...

Oregon Ducks edge Michigan, 69-68

MIDWEST REGIONAL

KANSAS CITY, Mo. Tyler Dorsey’s teammates call him “Mr. March.” Yeah, that fits. Dorsey scored 20 points and made the go-ahead layup with 1:08 left, and third-seeded Oregon held on to end No. More...

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Fleurent a finalist for Watson Award

BIDDEFORD — University of New England sophomore forward Brady Fleurent has been selected a finalist for the Sid Watson Award, given annually to the best NCAA III men’s ice hockey player in the country.  More...

Brunswick JH wins hockey title

Brunswick JH wins hockey title FALMOUTH — The top-seeded Brunswick Junior High School Ice Hockey “B” team defeated third-seeded Auburn, 6-3 to win the Ingalls Division championship of the Southern Maine Middle School Hockey League More...

Masters swimmers shine in pool

BRUNSWICK — Seven local masters swimmers joined over 700 others to compete in the New England Winter Championships, held at Harvard University’s Blodgett Pool March 17-19.  More...

Miller solid in Husson setback

PORTLAND — Saint Joseph’s College (1-3) defeated Husson University (1-3), 9- 2, in non-conference men’s lacrosse action at Deering Memorial Stadium on Thursday afternoon. The Monks broke a scoreless tie at the 7:18 mark of the first quarter when More...

Bowdoin runs away from Williams

BRUNSWICK The Bowdoin College women’s lacrosse team overwhelmed Williams, 14-5 in a New England Small College Athletic contest played at Ryan Field on Thursday evening. More...

MCDOUGAL SHINES IN AUSTRIA

ANNA MCDOUGAL of Wiscasset has captured a bronze medal in the Special Olympic World Games in Austria. McDougal competed in the giant slalom, finishing in 1:22.48. More...

Celtics stay hot, top Indiana, 109-100

Thomas scores 25 in Boston win

BOSTON The Boston Celtics just needed a little reminder to focus on playing instead of worrying about where they were in the Eastern Conference playoff chase. A loss on Sunday was perfect for that. More...

U.S. wins Classic

Americans rout Puerto Rico, 8-0, in title game

LOS ANGELES The eagle has landed on top. The United States routed Puerto Rico 8-0 to win its first World Baseball Classic in four tries on Wednesday night behind six hitless innings from Marcus Stroman. More...

Serial numbers, game photos may help verify Brady jersey

BOSTON Now that authorities believe they have recovered the jersey stolen from Tom Brady’s locker following the Patriots’ Super Bowl win last month, the next step will be determining whether it is in fact the MVP quarterback’s miss More...

‘Sweet 16’ begins tonight

The NCAA Tournament’s first weekend closed with a flourish, a Sunday full of scintillating games after three days of good-not -always great basketball. More...

Islanders edge Rangers, 3-2

NEW YORK Andrew Ladd scored the tiebreaking goal with about 7 1/2 minutes remaining in the third period and the New York Islanders rallied for 3-2 victory over the crosstown-rival Rangers on Wednesday night. More...

Basketball fans learn to pronounce Quinnipiac

HAMDEN, Conn.   The first thing folks at Quinnipiac want you to know is how to say the school’s name.   Despite what you might have heard on television, It’s KWIHN’-ih-pee-ak, not kwihn-uh-PEE’-ak.   More...

Celtics announcers coming to Bangor

BANGOR   With the playoffs approaching, the Boston Celtics’ radio broadcasters will be making an appearance in Bangor to talk about the team.   More...