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Boston Celtics forward Jonas Jerebko (8) and Indiana Pacers guard Glenn Robinson III (40) go after a loose ball in the second half of the game at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Boston Celtics beat the Indiana Pacers 105-99.

Thomas helps Celtics top Pacers

By Jeff Washburn, The Sports Xchange on Nov. 13, 2016, at 9:42 a.m.
Arizona Coyotes goalie Louis Domingue (35) makes a save on Boston Bruins center Austin Czarnik (27) in the third period at Gila River Arena. The Bruins won 2-1.

Bruins compete at high level while stopping Coyotes

By The Sports Xchange on Nov. 13, 2016, at 9:39 a.m.

Sports briefs for Nov. 9

By Wire Service Reports on Nov. 09, 2016, at 7:17 p.m.

Belichick says letter to Trump ‘not politically motivated’

By The Sports Xchange on Nov. 09, 2016, at 4:37 p.m.
New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick addressed the letter he wrote to President-elect Donald Trump ahead of Tuesday’s election, saying it was “not politically motivated.”

TV, radio schedule for Nov. 10, 2016

on Nov. 09, 2016, at 4:25 p.m.
Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo (44) celebrates after defeating the Cleveland Indians in game seven of the 2016 World Series at Progressive Field.

No more ‘next year:’ Cubs win first World Series since 1908

By Jim Ingraham, The Sports Xchange on Nov. 03, 2016, at 1:01 a.m.
Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder (99) drives to the basket during the first quarter against the Chicago Bulls at TD Garden.

Celtics hang on, pin first loss on Bulls

By Mike Shalin, The Sports Xchange on Nov. 02, 2016, at 10:58 p.m.

TV, radio schedule for Nov, 3, 2016

on Nov. 02, 2016, at 5:41 p.m.

Fort Kent driver lands Xfinity Series two-race deal

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 02, 2016, at 4:36 p.m.
Fort Kent’s Austin Theriault will return to the Xfinity Series on Saturday afternoon when he drives the No. 25 Chevrolet for Rick Ware Racing at the O’Reilly Auto Parts Challenge at Texas Motor Speedway.
Chicago Cubs right fielder Jason Heyward (22) steals third base against Cleveland Indians third baseman Jose Ramirez (left) during the eighth inning in game four of the 2016 World Series at Wrigley Field.

Chapman, Cubs send World Series back to Cleveland

By Jack McCarthy, The Sports Xchange on Oct. 30, 2016, at 11:53 p.m.
Boston Celtics guard Avery Bradley (0) drives against Chicago Bulls forward Cristiano Felicio (6) during the first half at the United Center in Chicago on Thursday night.

‘Three Alphas’ lead Bulls to season-opening victory

By The Sports Xchange on Oct. 27, 2016, at 11:12 p.m.
New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist (30) makes a save against Boston Bruins right wing David Pastrnak (88) during the third period at Madison Square Garden.

Pirri scores twice as Rangers thump Bruins

By The Sports Xchange on Oct. 26, 2016, at 11:14 p.m.
Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder (99) drives the ball against Brooklyn Nets guard Bojan Bogdanovic (44) in the first quarter at TD Garden. The Celtics defeated the Brooklyn Nets 122-117.

Celtics hold off furious rally, beat Nets

By The Sports Xchange on Oct. 26, 2016, at 10:33 p.m.

TV, radio schedule for Oct. 27, 2016

on Oct. 26, 2016, at 4:57 p.m.
Ben Bishop of Tampa Bay makes a save during Tuesday night's NHL game at Toronto. The former University of Maine goaltender had his top front two teeth knocked out by a shot that hit him in the mask, but he stayed in the game and registered a 7-3 victory.

Former UMaine goalie takes shot to mask, loses teeth

By Ryan McLaughlin on Oct. 26, 2016, at 3:29 p.m.

TV, radio schedule for Oct. 26, 2016

on Oct. 25, 2016, at 7:11 p.m.

Giants release kicker Josh Brown over domestic violence case

By Reuters on Oct. 25, 2016, at 5:36 p.m.
Controversial New York Giants kicker Josh Brown was sacked by the National Football League team on Tuesday after he became embroiled in a domestic violence case.

Scott Hamilton on diagnosis of third brain tumor: ‘Whatever’s next is next’

By Cindy Boren, The Washington Post on Oct. 25, 2016, at 5:35 p.m.
Scott Hamilton, the Olympic figure skating gold medalist, is facing treatment for a brain tumor for the third time, he revealed in a recent interview.
The Chicago Cubs celebrate after winning game six of the 2016 NLCS playoff baseball series at Wrigley Field in Chicago on Saturday night. The Cubs will face the Cleveland Indians in the World Series starting on Tuesday night.

Cubs shut out Dodgers to advance to World Series

By The Sports Xchange on Oct. 23, 2016, at 10:17 a.m.
Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez (23) is tagged out at home plate by Chicago Cubs catcher Willson Contreras (40) in the second inning during game four of the 2016 NLCS playoff baseball series at Dodger Stadium.

Cubs clobber Dodgers, even NLCS

By Forrest Lee, The Sports Xchange on Oct. 20, 2016, at 1:17 p.m.