Brunswick boys pull away in fourth, 70-57

BRUNSWICK For three quarters, the Brunswick High School boys basketball team caught up to speedy Mt. Ararat, only to watch the Eagles step on the gas to regain or extend their lead. More...

Brunswick girls roll to 2-0 start

BRUNSWICK   Marley Groat scored a game-high 18 points and Sabrina Armstrong added 16 to help lead Brunswick High School to a 73-28 victory over cross-town rival Mt. Ararat in girls high school basketball.  More...

Bruins steal one from Red Wings

DETROIT In just over two minutes, Brad Marchand stole another victory for the Boston Bruins. More...

Irving leads Celtics past Nuggets

BOSTON   The Celtics expected to have their hands full with a Nuggets team that has had no trouble putting the ball in the basket this season.  Boston countered by having its best shooting night of the season.  Kyrie Irving had 33 poin More...

Not much to look forward to with Broncos-Colts

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The final Thursday night game of the season couldn’t be much more forgettable. Denver and Indianapolis are hard enough to watch with a full week to prepare. On short notice: UGH! More...

SKATE CLUB TO HOLD HOLIDAY SPECTACULAR

THE SKATING CLUB OF BRUNSWICK will hold its annual holiday charity exhibition at Bowdoin College. The event begins at 5:30 p.m. on Sunday inside Watson Arena. More...

George wins in return

INDIANAPOLIS Paul George made a winning return to Indiana, hitting the clinching free throws with 10.7 seconds left in the Oklahoma City Thunder’s 100-95 victory over the Pacers on Wednesday night. More...

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Richmond’s Small gets 1,000th as Bobcats roll

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WALES Richmond High School seniors boys basketball player Zach Small scored his 1,000th career point as the Bobcats earned an 80-56 Mountain Valley Conference victory over Oak Hill on Wednesday. More...

Stars upend Islanders, 5-2

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NEW YORK Tyler Pitlick scored twice and Jamie Benn had a goal and two assists, leading the Dallas Stars to a 5-2 victory over the New York Islanders on Wednesday night. More...

No. 1 Villanova rolls past Temple, 87-67

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PHILADELPHIA Jalen Brunson had 22 of his career-high 31 points in No. 1 Villanova’s dominating first half and Omari Spellman scored 27 to help lead the Wildcats to an 87-67 rout of Temple on Wednesday night. More...

Nick Merrill — An athlete for all seasons

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TOPSHAM Nick Merrill is a senior at Mt. Ararat High School. He is the archetype of a student athlete. He is a honor roll student, a National Honor Society member, and a three-sport star, all of which keeps him pretty busy. More...

Lots to look forward to as indoor track ramps up

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TOPSHAM   The indoor track season is upon us, with longtime coach Diane Fournier of Mt. More...

Patriots looking to rebound

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Knicks slip by Lakers, 113-109

Porzingis, Beasley lead NY Knicks

NEW YORK Kristaps Porzingis had 37 points and 11 rebounds, Michael Beasley made the biggest plays in overtime, and the New York Knicks beat the Los Angeles Lakers 113-109 on Tuesday night. More...

Green Bay’s Rodgers ready to make return

GREEN BAY, Wis.   Aaron Rodgers has been “medically cleared to return” to action after missing seven games with a broken right collarbone, the Green Bay Packers quarterback announced on Instagram Tuesday night.  More...

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Russian Olympic Committee expects 200 to compete

MOSCOW   Despite Russia’s ban from the upcoming Olympics, officials in the country still expect more than 200 of their athletes to compete at the Pyeongchang Games.  Under International Olympic Committee sanctions announced last week, More...

Tampa Bay downs Blues

Devils end LA’s winning streak

ST. LOUIS Nikita Kucherov and Brayden Point scored, Andrei Vasilevskiy stopped 32 shots and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the St. Louis Blues 3-0 on Tuesday night in a matchup of the NHL’s top two teams. More...

Greyhounds hold court, down Boothbay, 64-52

LISBON   After losing Friday night on the road in the season opener, the Lisbon boys basketball team didn’t want to fall to 0-2 on the young season.  Hosting Boothbay Monday night, the Greyhounds got 28 points from Jonah Sautter, whi More...