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Pitch, Hit and Run Competition

By Bangor Parks and Recreation on May 24, 2017, at 9:29 a.m.
Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving (2) drives to the basket against Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart (36) during the second half in game four of the Eastern conference finals of the NBA Playoffs at Quicken Loans Arena.

Irving’s 42 carry Cavs to win, 3-1 lead over Celtics

By The Sports Xchange on May 24, 2017, at 7:52 a.m.
The Cavs, ahead 3-1 in the series, can reach their third straight NBA Finals, and LeBron James his seventh in a row, with a win in Game 5 on Thursday night in Boston.

NFL Hall of Famer Cortez Kennedy dies at 48

By The Sports Xchange on May 24, 2017, at 6:30 a.m.
Former Seattle Seahawks player and National Football League Hall of Fame member Cortez Kennedy, 48, died in Orlando, Florida, on Tuesday, police said.

Patriots’ Gronkowski agrees to restructured contract

By The Sports Xchange on May 24, 2017, at 6:29 a.m.
The New England Patriots and Rob Gronkowski agreed to a restructured deal that could pay the tight end as much as $10.75 million this season, according to multiple reports on Tuesday.
THE DRIVE

What now Danny?

on May 24, 2017, at 4:04 a.m.
MILLINOCKET, MAINE -- 12/20/2016 - Piscataquis head coach Jamie Russell (left) yells a play to his team during their basketball game against Stearns in Millinocket Tuesday. Ashley L. Conti | BDN

Longtime boys coach Jamie Russell takes Central girls basketball post

By Larry Mahoney on May 24, 2017, at 1 a.m.
“If coaching is an extension of the classroom, I have been teaching girls every day for 34 years, 175 days a year. There won’t be any drastic changes. I may have a different tone of voice with girls.”
Boston Red Sox catcher Sandy Leon (3) tags out Texas Rangers right fielder Nomar Mazara (30) during the seventh inning of Tuesday's game at Fenway Park in Boston.

Bogaerts leads Red Sox over Rangers

By The Sports Xchange on May 23, 2017, at 11:01 p.m.

Tuesday’s Little League results

on May 23, 2017, at 10:40 p.m.

Tuesday’s golf results

on May 23, 2017, at 9:16 p.m.
Edward Little left-hander Damien St. Pierre pitches to Bangor's Gary Farnham during Tuesday's game in Auburn. The Red Eddies won 3-0.  
Andree Kehn/Sun Journal

Edward Little baseball team knocks off Bangor

By Randy Whitehouse, Sun Journal on May 23, 2017, at 8:31 p.m.
“(Beating Bangor) is huge. We’ve had, not an off season, but it’s been a little shaky at times. But we’ve always picked it back up and gotten going.”
Edward Little's Olivia Jensen lands on first base too late after Bangor's Lindy Bezgembluk catches the ball to force her out during Tuesday game in Auburn.

Bangor softball tops Edward Little for 11th victory

By Wil Kramlich on May 23, 2017, at 8:29 p.m.

Five UMaine players earn spots on All-America East teams

By Larry Mahoney on May 23, 2017, at 7:56 p.m.

Maine takes on Albany in America East Tourney on Wednesday

on May 23, 2017, at 5:53 p.m.
Matt Rossignol (44) of Van Buren scores over the defense of Bruce Blackstone (24) of Schenck of East Millinocket in Thursday's Eastern Maine Class B semifinal at the Bangor Auditorium in 1985.

Rossignol among 10 MPA Hall of Excellence inductees

By Ernie Clark on May 23, 2017, at 2:55 p.m.
Windham native Jamie Harrison (right) reaches for a takedown attempt against Bruce Boyington during their NEF XVII mixed martial arts main event at the Androscoggin Bank Colisee in Lewiston on Saturday, April 11, 2015.

Bout pitting Maine’s top boxer against MMA standout slated in Lewiston

By Ernie Clark on May 23, 2017, at 2:51 p.m.
A matchup of top Maine performers is set for June 17 at the Androscoggin Bank Colisee in Lewiston.

High school track and field results

on May 23, 2017, at 2:17 p.m.
EXTRA BASES

Oceanside softball coach teaches life lessons in both jobs

on May 23, 2017, at 2:06 p.m.
EXTRA BASES

Pitching depth a key element of ‘A’ North race

on May 23, 2017, at 11:52 a.m.
Nick Derba, who is serving as the interim head coach of the University of Maine baseball team this season, hopes the Black Bears can make a run at the America East title during this week’s conference tournament in Lowell, Massachusetts.

Coach hopes UMaine baseball team can make strong run during America East tournament

By Larry Mahoney on May 23, 2017, at 9:26 a.m.
THE DRIVE

Jackson 5: Why you shouldn’t panic about the Red Sox

on May 23, 2017, at 4:38 a.m.
 

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