December 28, 2011 RSS feed / Sports

A tough night for Dragons

Brunswick boys and girls fall to Bangor in hoops action

BRUNSWICK — Visiting Bangor held off a Brunswick rally as the Rams came away with a 45-42 Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference girls high school basketball victory on Tuesday. More...

Atlanta routs Nets; Lakers win

NBA ROUNDUP

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Marvin Williams had 14 points and nine rebounds and the Atlanta Hawks opened a double digit lead early and cruised to a 106- 70 victory over the sluggish Nets in their final home opener in New Jersey. More...

Three-goal rally lifts Red Wings; Tampa routs Flyers

NHL GLANCE

DETROIT ( AP) — Pavel Datsyuk and Niklas Kronwall scored 56 seconds apart in the third period to give the Detroit Red Wings a 3-2 comeback win over the St. Louis Blues on Tuesday night. More...

Patriots, 49ers lead Pro Bowl rosters

NEW YORK The usual names — Tom Brady, Ray Lewis, Troy Polamalu, Tony Gonzalez — are headed for Hawaii, barring a trip to the Super Bowl. More...

No. 11 Wisconsin, Notre Dame roll

MEN’S TOP 25 HOOPS ROUNDUP

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Ryan Evans scored a career-high 22 points and No. 11 Wisconsin defeated injuryplagued Nebraska 64-40 in the Cornhuskers’ inaugural Big Ten game Tuesday night. More...

Freeport, Lisbon in holiday hoops action

THE FREEPORT AND LISBON boys and girls varsity basketball teams were in holiday action on Tuesday in Auburn. More...

N.C. State slips by Louisville

BOWL ROUNDUP

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Mike Glennon threw for 264 yards and three touchdowns and David Amerson returned an interception 65 yards for a touchdown as North Carolina State defeated Louisville 31-24 in the Belk Bowl. More...

Pats can clinch top seed on Sunday

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. The New England Patriots have one major goal remaining in the regular season: clinching home- field advantage throughout the AFC playoffs. All they need to do is beat the Buffalo Bills on Sunday. More...

Goings-on

TodayBasketball — Belfast boys at Morse, 7p.m.; Morse girls at Belfast, 6:30 p.m.;Telstar boys at Wiscasset, 2:30 p.m.Capital City Classic — Held at theAugusta Civic Center, with the Brunswickboys basketball team facing Gardiner at 9 More...

SPORTS ON TV

WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON12:00(FSNE) Patriots Wednesday Live (Live)3:30(ESPN) NFL Live (Live) (CC)4:30(ESPN) College Football Military Bowl -- Air Force vs. Toledo. From Washington, D.C. More...