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University of Maine quarterback Jake Eaton dives into the end zone with a first-quarter touchdown against Central Connecticut at Fitzpatrick Stadium in Portland Saturday in 2002.  The Black Bears will play in Portland next season for the first time since 2005.

UMaine football schedules spring scrimmage, November game in Portland

By Larry Mahoney on April 13, 2017, at 10:14 p.m.

Bruins capsule

on April 11, 2017, at 6:15 p.m.

The fake Instagram holiday today is National Pet Day

By Samuel Shepherd on April 11, 2017, at 11:21 a.m.

Thomas leads Celtics past Hornets

By John Delong, The Sports Xchange on April 09, 2017, at 11:13 p.m.
Boston's Mitch Moreland (right) receives congratulations from teammate Chris Young after scoring in the second inning of Saturday's game against Detroit at Comerica Park. The Tigers won 3-1.
Rick Osentoski | USA TODAY Sports

Zimmermann, Tigers stymie Red Sox

By The Sports Xchange on April 08, 2017, at 8:21 p.m.
Ottawa's Mark Stone (left) gets his stick up on Boston's Frank Vatrano during the second period of Thursday's game at TD Garden in Boston. The Senators won 2-1 in a shootout.
Winslow Townson | USA TODAY Sports

Senators beat Bruins in shootout, clinch playoff berth

By Mike Shalin, The Sports Xchange on April 07, 2017, at 12:09 p.m.

Bruins shut out Lightning, clinch playoff berth

By The Sports Xchange on April 04, 2017, at 10:06 p.m.
Stony Brook's Akwasi Yeboah (left) battles for rebound against the University of Maine's Ryan Bernstein during their Jan. 14 basketball game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor. Bernstein, a nonscholarship player from New York, has announced his intention to transfer. Ashley L. Conti | BDN

Walk-on Bernstein leaving UMaine men’s basketball program

By Ernie Clark on April 04, 2017, at 12:44 p.m.

That time a Maine governor got an editor fired for an April Fools’ joke

By Sarah Cottrell on March 31, 2017, at 10:26 a.m.
The joke that went to far? You tell us.
Boston's Kelly Olynyk (left) knocks over Miami's Tyler Johnson during the first half of Sunday's NBA game at TD Garden in Boston. The Celtics won 112-108 to earn a virtual first-place tie with Cleveland in the Eastern Conference.

Celtics beat Heat, move into virtual tie with Cavaliers

By Mike Shalin, The Sports Xchange on March 27, 2017, at 12:42 p.m.
NEWBURGH, Maine -- 03/25/2017 -- Lindell Smiley, 10, smiles as tap starts dripping from the tap he hammered into a maple tree at Nutkin Knoll Farm and Sugarworks in Newburgh Saturday as part of Maine Maple Sunday. Ashley L. Conti | BDN

Nearly 100 producers mark Maine Maple Sunday

By Dawn Gagnon on March 26, 2017, at 7:46 p.m.
Xavier's Trevon Bluiett (5) scores against Arizona's Kobi Simmons in the first half during Thursday's West Regional semifinal in the 2017 NCAA tournament at SAP Center in San Jose, California.

Kansas, Xavier, Oregon, Gonzaga men advance

By The Sports Xchange on March 24, 2017, at 11:07 a.m.

Forbes demands we ‘stop ignoring’ this hidden gem in Maine

By Samuel Shepherd on March 23, 2017, at 11:06 a.m.
Boston's Isaiah Thomas (bottom) and Minnesota's Karl-Anthony Towns (32) crash into a cameraman during Wednesday's game at TD Garden in Boston. Thomas is sidelined by a knee bruise sustained during the game.

Knee injury shelves Celtics’ Thomas

By Steve Bulpett, Boston Herald on March 17, 2017, at 2:18 p.m.

Hannaford to ugly produce –Looks are not everything

By Jasmine Haines on March 15, 2017, at 1:18 a.m.

Winning at Life

By Kara Addington on March 14, 2017, at 12:01 p.m.
Lewiston's Alex Rivet controls the puck as he looks to a pass while Falmouth's Louis Mainella tries to get a stick into the action during the Class A hockey championship game at the Colisee in Lewiston on Saturday night.  
Andree Kehn | Sun Journal

Lewiston captures second straight Class A hockey title

By Wil Kramlich, Sun Journal on March 11, 2017, at 11:03 p.m.
Hampden Academy's Jaron Baude (center) goes up for two past Foxcroft Academy's Austin McKenna (left) and Riley Poisson during their unified basketball game at Hampden Academy on Thursday. Ashley L. Conti | BDN

‘A great life experience:’ Unified basketball’s true value shines through

By Ernie Clark on March 09, 2017, at 8:42 p.m.
The University of Maine women's basketball team gets fired up prior to last Sunday's America East semifinal against New Hampshire. Cross Insurance Arena in Portland served as the first neutral site host for the conference women's tournament.

Portland makes strong debut as host of America East women’s basketball tournament

By Larry Mahoney on March 08, 2017, at 10:08 a.m.
Bangor High School goalie Derek Fournier tracks the puck after a shot on goal from Cony/Monmouth/Hall-Dale's Michael Boivin (10) during their Class A North semifinal at the Androscoggin Bank Colisee in Lewiston on Saturday.  
Justin Pelletier | Sun Journal

Senior goalie backstops Bangor hockey team to semifinal victory

By Nathan Fournier, Sun Journal on March 04, 2017, at 7:52 p.m.